Latest Data (2017)
Population 7,238
Nationwide Rank 3833

Quick Facts

Atherton, California is the 3,833rd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Atherton, California is a town.

Atherton, California is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Atherton had its largest population ever.

Atherton, California's growth is below average. 75% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Atherton, California Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
3823 Philadelphia, Mississippi 7,271 -1.4%
3824 Seminole, Oklahoma 7,267 5.6%
3825 Oak Grove, Kentucky 7,266 2.4%
3826 Ponchatoula, Louisiana 7,265 37.7%
3827 Crystal City, Texas 7,264 1.1%
3828 Scappoose, Oregon 7,262 43.4%
3829 Wendell, North Carolina 7,261 64.3%
3830 Bonne Terre, Missouri 7,256 79.5%
3831 Canfield, Ohio 7,256 -1.9%
3832 Batesville, Mississippi 7,241 -3.0%
3833 Atherton, California 7,238 0.5%
3834 East Hills, New York 7,238 5.7%
3835 Winooski, Vermont 7,237 10.2%
3836 Hillsborough, North Carolina 7,231 31.7%
3837 Palmyra, New Jersey 7,221 1.0%
3838 Richland, Mississippi 7,220 15.5%
3839 Bellbrook, Ohio 7,218 3.5%
3840 Austell, Georgia 7,215 35.7%
3841 Pacific, Missouri 7,211 8.5%
3842 Forest City, North Carolina 7,210 -4.2%
3843 Mount Sterling, Kentucky 7,209 17.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In California

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2328 Hawaiian Gardens 14,450 -2.4%
2338 Mill Valley 14,355 5.3%
2346 Red Bluff 14,287 7.6%
2361 Livingston 14,140 34.2%
2366 King City 14,055 26.1%
2376 Auburn 13,997 12.2%
2383 California City 13,972 66.5%
2437 Grover Beach 13,628 4.0%
2440 Carpinteria 13,622 -4.2%
2451 Palos Verdes Estates 13,544 1.3%
2465 Solana Beach 13,444 3.4%
2474 San Marino 13,327 2.8%
2477 Lindsay 13,303 27.6%
2522 Grass Valley 12,987 9.2%
2533 Commerce 12,947 2.6%
2544 Malibu 12,877 2.3%
2545 Half Moon Bay 12,870 8.3%
2584 Tehachapi 12,630 13.3%
2589 Grand Terrace 12,595 7.9%
2592 San Anselmo 12,580 1.5%
2616 Avenal 12,440 -15.2%
2619 Marysville 12,413 1.0%
2622 Larkspur 12,396 3.1%
2655 Fortuna 12,191 15.9%
2661 Clayton 12,150 12.5%
2687 Kingsburg 12,002 28.4%
2695 Scotts Valley 11,945 4.7%
2713 Healdsburg 11,840 7.3%
2727 Emeryville 11,758 67.9%
2754 Signal Hill 11,622 23.6%
2759 Los Alamitos 11,603 0.5%
2775 Hillsborough 11,486 6.0%
2783 Mendota 11,438 44.2%
2794 Piedmont 11,378 3.5%
2798 Newman 11,361 58.6%
2821 Canyon Lake 11,223 12.7%
2847 Sonoma 11,108 18.7%
2855 Sierra Madre 11,038 4.0%
2872 Placerville 10,936 12.4%
2891 Farmersville 10,778 22.9%
2926 Morro Bay 10,635 2.3%
2943 Exeter 10,553 14.8%
2985 Anderson 10,370 14.4%
3026 Shasta Lake 10,190 12.7%
3027 Capitola 10,180 1.3%
3092 Corte Madera 9,864 8.3%
3147 Orange Cove 9,604 22.2%
3175 Taft 9,425 6.8%
3229 Tiburon 9,165 5.3%
3262 Rio Vista 9,009 90.7%
3278 Waterford 8,947 27.8%
3317 Calimesa 8,817 24.4%
3320 Cloverdale 8,803 27.2%
3327 Live Oak 8,774 40.7%
3383 Los Altos Hills 8,580 4.1%
3415 Gonzales 8,479 10.2%
3425 Westlake Village 8,440 0.7%
3462 Firebaugh 8,328 28.9%
3498 Pismo Beach 8,237 -3.9%
3502 Rolling Hills Estates 8,226 6.9%
3543 Mammoth Lakes 8,132 14.0%
3629 Ione 7,827 9.2%
3691 Sebastopol 7,666 -1.7%
3694 Orland 7,656 21.0%
3695 Woodlake 7,649 14.6%
3713 Yreka 7,600 4.5%
3714 Fairfax 7,598 3.7%
3715 Corning 7,592 11.4%
3716 Escalon 7,588 24.2%
3719 Ojai 7,582 -3.6%
3727 Calipatria 7,558 2.9%
3742 Hughson 7,498 87.4%
3752 Cotati 7,479 15.0%
3780 Guadalupe 7,370 30.3%
3807 Fort Bragg 7,312 7.0%
3808 Huron 7,311 15.3%
3821 Winters 7,273 17.9%
3833 Atherton 7,238 0.5%
3863 Sausalito 7,141 -2.6%
3965 Loomis 6,809 8.9%
4040 Gridley 6,608 18.6%
4048 Holtville 6,597 17.8%
4086 Fowler 6,495 61.5%
4118 Crescent City 6,399 -14.9%
4184 St. Helena 6,196 4.1%
4246 Willows 6,041 -2.7%
4274 Colusa 5,963 9.7%
4304 Solvang 5,909 10.8%
4315 Villa Park 5,895 -1.1%
4332 Gustine 5,844 22.5%
4439 Woodside 5,564 0.9%
4493 Dos Palos 5,445 23.9%
4508 Indian Wells 5,404 34.0%
4509 La Habra Heights 5,403 -5.7%
4537 Williams 5,349 45.1%
4581 Calistoga 5,273 1.5%
4588 Big Bear Lake 5,262 -3.8%
4639 Buellton 5,135 33.7%
4720 Needles 5,007 1.7%
4804 Willits 4,875 -4.0%
4814 Sonora 4,857 6.5%
4855 Lakeport 4,762 -3.6%
4870 Jackson 4,740 18.8%
4878 Brisbane 4,721 31.2%
4951 Portola Valley 4,611 3.2%
5105 Del Mar 4,363 -0.8%
5331 San Joaquin 4,043 22.8%
5444 Carmel-by-the-Sea 3,897 -4.7%
5483 Wheatland 3,842 63.6%
5508 Angels 3,807 24.9%
5545 Avalon 3,764 20.1%
5549 Bishop 3,760 5.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 7,238 3,833
2016 7,207 3,812
2015 7,167 3,809
2014 7,147 3,802
2013 7,159 3,768
2012 7,191 3,742
2011 7,043 3,788
2010 6,914 3,817
2009 7,501 3,583
2008 7,355 3,605
2007 7,234 3,621
2006 7,163 3,617
2005 7,103 3,609
2004 7,055 3,600
2003 7,047 3,582
2002 7,062 3,561
2001 7,144 3,505
2000 7,196 3,473
1990 6,881 3,287