Latest Data (2018)
Population 5,281
Nationwide Rank 4585

Quick Facts

Big Bear Lake, California is the 4,585th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Big Bear Lake, California is a city.

Big Bear Lake, California is currently 3.5% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Big Bear Lake, California's growth is below average. 66% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Big Bear Lake, California Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
4575 St. Clair, Michigan 5,306 -8.4%
4576 Mount Carmel, Tennessee 5,305 9.9%
4577 Adel, Georgia 5,298 -0.4%
4578 Mocksville, North Carolina 5,291 24.4%
4579 Fruitland, Maryland 5,289 39.8%
4580 North Oaks, Minnesota 5,289 34.9%
4581 Kings Point, New York 5,287 5.7%
4582 Wadesboro, North Carolina 5,287 -5.5%
4583 Ward, Arkansas 5,286 101.4%
4584 Eureka, Illinois 5,282 5.0%
4585 Big Bear Lake, California 5,281 -3.4%
4586 Williamsburg, Kentucky 5,281 6.7%
4587 Center, Texas 5,278 -7.0%
4588 Ballston Spa, New York 5,276 -5.2%
4589 Fox Chapel, Pennsylvania 5,274 -7.6%
4590 Williamston, North Carolina 5,273 -11.2%
4591 Highwood, Illinois 5,272 -3.7%
4592 Rothschild, Wisconsin 5,266 5.9%
4593 Aberdeen, Mississippi 5,265 -17.8%
4594 Richlands, Virginia 5,265 -9.6%
4595 Ripley, Mississippi 5,264 -4.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In California

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
2952 Exeter 10,533 14.6%
2971 Anderson 10,476 15.6%
3033 Shasta Lake 10,248 13.3%
3067 Capitola 10,080 0.3%
3126 Corte Madera 9,802 7.6%
3163 Orange Cove 9,571 21.8%
3195 Taft 9,396 6.5%
3226 Rio Vista 9,239 95.6%
3254 Tiburon 9,115 4.8%
3294 Waterford 8,957 27.9%
3299 Calimesa 8,937 26.1%
3316 Cloverdale 8,878 28.3%
3346 Live Oak 8,771 40.6%
3408 Los Altos Hills 8,559 3.9%
3461 Gonzales 8,382 8.9%
3464 Ione 8,363 16.7%
3468 Westlake Village 8,352 -0.3%
3472 Firebaugh 8,336 29.0%
3526 Pismo Beach 8,213 -4.2%
3548 Rolling Hills Estates 8,141 5.7%
3551 Mammoth Lakes 8,127 13.9%
3678 Sebastopol 7,768 -0.4%
3714 Orland 7,644 20.8%
3717 Woodlake 7,640 14.4%
3722 Guadalupe 7,625 34.9%
3727 Cotati 7,599 16.8%
3733 Escalon 7,587 24.2%
3737 Yreka 7,556 3.9%
3738 Fairfax 7,555 3.1%
3740 Corning 7,553 10.9%
3743 Hughson 7,551 88.8%
3757 Ojai 7,496 -4.7%
3783 Calipatria 7,412 0.9%
3801 Fort Bragg 7,359 7.7%
3822 Huron 7,288 15.0%
3823 Winters 7,286 18.1%
3858 Atherton 7,187 -0.1%
3888 Sausalito 7,100 -3.2%
3969 Loomis 6,823 9.1%
3976 Crescent City 6,805 -9.5%
3996 Fowler 6,751 67.9%
4024 Holtville 6,678 19.3%
4054 Gridley 6,613 18.7%
4215 St. Helena 6,152 3.4%
4263 Willows 6,020 -3.1%
4300 Colusa 5,911 8.7%
4318 Solvang 5,876 10.2%
4331 Gustine 5,855 22.7%
4340 Villa Park 5,839 -2.0%
4472 Dos Palos 5,520 25.6%
4477 Woodside 5,510 0.0%
4515 Indian Wells 5,440 34.9%
4551 La Habra Heights 5,353 -6.6%
4564 Williams 5,324 44.4%
4566 Calistoga 5,322 2.5%
4585 Big Bear Lake 5,281 -3.4%
4666 Buellton 5,109 33.0%
4739 Needles 4,982 1.2%
4767 Lakeport 4,936 -0.1%
4769 Willits 4,935 -2.8%
4822 Sonora 4,870 6.8%
4869 Jackson 4,781 19.8%
4922 Brisbane 4,693 30.4%
4968 Portola Valley 4,598 3.0%
5137 Del Mar 4,347 -1.2%
5359 San Joaquin 4,032 22.5%
5459 Angels 3,897 27.9%
5463 Wheatland 3,889 65.7%
5483 Carmel-by-the-Sea 3,859 -5.6%
5571 Bishop 3,746 5.0%
5586 Avalon 3,723 18.8%
5768 Monte Sereno 3,487 0.0%
5848 Rio Dell 3,390 7.1%
5942 Mount Shasta 3,287 -7.7%
6096 Nevada City 3,142 4.5%
6256 Yountville 2,982 -9.6%
6561 Weed 2,704 -8.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 5,281 4,585
2017 5,262 4,588
2016 5,235 4,581
2015 5,213 4,581
2014 5,173 4,588
2013 5,124 4,607
2012 5,116 4,600
2011 5,082 4,605
2010 5,019 4,623
2009 6,142 4,065
2008 6,102 4,067
2007 6,082 4,061
2006 6,085 4,038
2005 6,090 4,010
2004 6,053 3,997
2003 5,922 4,032
2002 5,768 4,078
2001 5,609 4,123
2000 5,472 4,187
1990 5,324 3,890