Latest Data (2015)
Population 120,972
Nationwide Rank 225

Quick Facts

Berkeley, California is the 225th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Berkeley, California is a city.

Berkeley, California is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Berkeley had its largest population ever.

Berkeley, California's growth is about average. 41% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Berkeley, California Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
219 Murfreesboro, Tennessee 77.9%
220 Hartford, Connecticut -0.1%
221 Athens-Clarke County, Georgia 21.6%
222 Victorville, California 89.4%
223 Abilene, Texas 5.0%
224 Vallejo, California 3.3%
225 Berkeley, California 17.4%
226 Norman, Oklahoma 24.2%
227 Allentown, Pennsylvania 12.7%
228 Evansville, Indiana -1.1%
229 Columbia, Missouri 38.5%
230 Odessa, Texas 31.4%
231 Fargo, North Dakota 30.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 120,972 225
2014 118,853 227
2013 116,768 231
2012 115,403 232
2011 114,051 232
2010 112,580 230
2009 102,804 261
2008 101,096 264
2007 100,360 260
2006 100,255 256
2005 99,895 254
2004 100,584 251
2003 101,391 245
2002 102,933 231
2001 103,737 228
2000 103,027 229
1990 102,847 195
1950 113,805 91