Latest Data (2017)
Population 17,528
Nationwide Rank 2031

Quick Facts

Bay City, Texas is the 2,031st largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Bay City, Texas is a city.

Bay City, Texas is currently 7.0% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Bay City, Texas's growth is extremely below average. 93% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Bay City, Texas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2021 Avon, Indiana 17,568 102.9%
2022 St. Michael, Minnesota 17,565 87.7%
2023 Fort Mill, South Carolina 17,557 118.5%
2024 Maitland, Florida 17,554 20.9%
2025 Tallmadge, Ohio 17,552 6.7%
2026 Imperial, California 17,550 127.5%
2027 Tiffin, Ohio 17,546 -3.2%
2028 South Houston, Texas 17,543 10.6%
2029 Zachary, Louisiana 17,538 54.9%
2030 Kirksville, Missouri 17,536 1.3%
2031 Bay City, Texas 17,528 -5.9%
2032 Anoka, Minnesota 17,522 -3.1%
2033 Greenfield, California 17,517 35.9%
2034 Nederland, Texas 17,491 0.5%
2035 Pampa, Texas 17,475 -1.4%
2036 Lindenwold, New Jersey 17,471 0.4%
2037 Oswego, New York 17,465 -3.4%
2038 Amesbury Town, Massachusetts 17,457
2039 Greenfield Town, Massachusetts 17,442
2040 Hermiston, Oregon 17,428 31.5%
2041 New Philadelphia, Ohio 17,424 1.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Texas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1125 Socorro 34,048 22.6%
1130 Deer Park 33,891 18.6%
1139 Nacogdoches 33,614 11.9%
1173 Copperas Cove 32,706 8.9%
1196 Southlake 31,824 45.7%
1225 Harker Heights 31,075 75.6%
1244 Weatherford 30,654 58.2%
1258 Cleburne 30,230 14.3%
1295 Cibolo 29,249 816.3%
1305 Seguin 28,983 21.9%
1306 Eagle Pass 28,945 26.9%
1348 Big Spring 27,905 11.1%
1366 Lake Jackson 27,473 -0.1%
1367 Greenville 27,443 14.2%
1406 Colleyville 26,674 34.6%
1421 Alvin 26,474 23.2%
1444 Sachse 25,937 153.0%
1469 Kingsville 25,482 -0.1%
1475 Hutto 25,367 1648.2%
1476 Balch Springs 25,357 29.6%
1483 Midlothian 25,254 157.7%
1486 University Park 25,201 7.8%
1519 Paris 24,800 -3.8%
1530 Watauga 24,602 11.6%
1535 San Benito 24,528 1.1%
1548 Denison 24,380 7.3%
1587 Corsicana 23,683 -3.6%
1593 Benbrook 23,590 16.4%
1602 Kerrville 23,386 13.9%
1603 Converse 23,375 101.3%
1611 Marshall 23,195 -2.7%
1624 Saginaw 23,014 81.2%
1698 Belton 21,734 37.4%
1730 Corinth 21,152 80.1%
1761 Stephenville 20,797 36.5%
1763 Plainview 20,767 -7.0%
1771 Murphy 20,673 495.5%
1781 Universal City 20,532 41.9%
1796 Dickinson 20,359 18.9%
1797 Forney 20,336 252.5%
1799 Prosper 20,312 776.6%
1848 Alamo 19,679 27.0%
1860 Horizon City 19,562 250.7%
1862 Angleton 19,544 6.3%
1878 Ennis 19,261 17.0%
1895 Orange 19,072 -7.7%
1904 Alice 18,949 -0.3%
1913 Brownwood 18,831 -2.7%
1916 Bellaire 18,797 19.1%
1958 Stafford 18,315 15.0%
1959 Palestine 18,306 3.7%
1963 Katy 18,282 54.3%
1998 Terrell 17,842 29.4%
2000 White Settlement 17,828 20.0%
2028 South Houston 17,543 10.6%
2031 Bay City 17,528 -5.9%
2034 Nederland 17,491 0.5%
2035 Pampa 17,475 -1.4%
2046 Portland 17,287 15.8%
2048 Alton 17,278 106.1%
2065 Taylor 16,982 29.0%
2067 Brenham 16,951 16.6%
2087 La Marque 16,766 22.3%
2091 Mercedes 16,734 18.6%
2095 Seagoville 16,715 53.8%
2101 Donna 16,638 8.9%
2106 Highland Village 16,587 34.5%
2125 Gainesville 16,419 5.1%
2140 Uvalde 16,298 2.5%
2147 Mount Pleasant 16,257 14.6%
2156 Buda 16,163 480.5%
2164 Boerne 16,056 148.4%
2170 Sulphur Springs 16,029 9.1%
2175 Humble 15,997 9.5%
2189 Live Oak 15,820 65.5%
2194 Groves 15,769 0.4%
2212 West University Place 15,608 9.2%
2233 Addison 15,458 9.2%
2237 Crowley 15,389 104.3%
2249 Canyon 15,306 16.6%
2260 Lakeway 15,154 85.4%
2275 Mineral Wells 14,962 -11.7%
2281 Jacksonville 14,910 7.4%
2285 Hereford 14,888 2.3%
2295 Dumas 14,785 7.3%
2296 Kilgore 14,782 30.9%
2321 Rio Grande City 14,518 19.2%
2331 Hewitt 14,435 28.8%
2390 Hidalgo 13,931 79.6%
2410 Lockhart 13,788 17.1%
2428 Seabrook 13,693 43.9%
2438 Levelland 13,628 6.2%
2463 Andrews 13,472 40.7%
2466 Santa Fe 13,442 20.3%
2478 Henderson 13,300 18.2%
2512 Glenn Heights 13,084 77.2%
2531 Forest Hill 12,953 -0.1%
2534 Beeville 12,937 -0.8%
2539 Port Neches 12,898 -4.9%
2552 Lumberton 12,829 44.0%
2558 Red Oak 12,780 123.8%
2566 Borger 12,754 -10.4%
2567 Anna 12,753 624.1%
2575 Athens 12,704 9.4%
2594 Royse City 12,567 304.2%
2599 Azle 12,495 29.4%
2623 Gatesville 12,387 -21.4%
2632 Trophy Club 12,340 91.7%
2652 Port Lavaca 12,212 2.0%
2657 Freeport 12,169 -4.2%
2670 Fate 12,090 1908.3%
2674 Richmond 12,064 3.1%
2730 El Campo 11,751 5.6%
2737 Tomball 11,707 25.8%
2753 Clute 11,634 11.5%
2755 Robinson 11,617 47.1%
2787 Leon Valley 11,426 23.5%
2788 Roma 11,425 17.1%
2793 Robstown 11,385 -11.4%
2796 Fredericksburg 11,369 24.3%
2805 Snyder 11,320 5.8%
2833 Burkburnett 11,170 2.0%
2845 Webster 11,123 22.4%
2860 Raymondville 11,003 13.3%
2866 Galena Park 10,989 3.7%
2881 Vidor 10,854 -5.0%
2905 Selma 10,712 1142.6%
2916 Jacinto City 10,661 3.4%
2937 Sweetwater 10,579 -6.9%
2941 Rockport 10,555 30.7%
2952 Bellmead 10,503 12.8%
2953 Pleasanton 10,490 25.9%
2990 Vernon 10,346 -11.0%
2991 Pearsall 10,345 34.9%
3003 Ingleside 10,302 9.7%
3025 Bonham 10,193 1.7%
3031 Princeton 10,159 186.8%
3039 Manvel 10,115 229.3%
3055 Fulshear 10,044 1262.8%
3077 Granbury 9,923 57.4%
3078 Pecos 9,922 5.2%
3100 Celina 9,836 259.1%
3125 Elgin 9,701 67.1%
3128 Brownfield 9,695 2.6%
3197 Hondo 9,305 17.6%
3213 Manor 9,217 518.1%
3215 Liberty 9,215 12.1%
3217 Melissa 9,212 568.5%
3218 Lamesa 9,211 -7.1%
3219 Highland Park 9,208 4.0%
3226 San Elizario 9,173
3228 Helotes 9,169 72.1%
3237 Commerce 9,145 18.3%
3245 Fair Oaks Ranch 9,091 90.4%
3276 Fairview 8,950 227.0%
3314 Woodway 8,825 0.9%
3321 Bastrop 8,802 61.3%
3329 Wharton 8,769 -5.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 17,528 2,031
2016 17,809 1,995
2015 17,598 1,999
2014 17,368 2,007
2013 17,509 1,988
2012 17,476 1,979
2011 17,591 1,954
2010 17,614 1,928
2009 17,672 1,879
2008 17,737 1,859
2007 17,629 1,856
2006 17,816 1,830
2005 18,031 1,791
2004 18,123 1,764
2003 18,273 1,739
2002 18,321 1,725
2001 18,461 1,708
2000 18,631 1,682
1990 18,856 1,454