Latest Data (2015)
Population 90,316
Nationwide Rank 350

Quick Facts

Chico, California is the 350th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Chico, California is a city.

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

Chico, California's growth is about average. 43% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Chico, California Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
344 Longmont, Colorado 27.4%
345 Santa Barbara, California 2.5%
346 Redding, California 12.5%
347 Meridian, Idaho 147.0%
348 San Leandro, California 13.7%
349 Greenville, North Carolina 44.2%
350 Chico, California 17.1%
351 Edmond, Oklahoma 31.4%
352 Nampa, Idaho 64.0%
353 Newton, Massachusetts 6.0%
354 Fall River, Massachusetts -3.6%
355 Carmel, Indiana 65.6%
356 Fishers, Indiana 127.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 90,316 350
2014 89,180 349
2013 88,077 350
2012 87,714 349
2011 86,831 347
2010 86,187 347
2009 84,880 349
2008 84,379 345
2007 83,680 347
2006 83,268 348
2005 82,585 346
2004 81,808 346
2003 80,636 346
2002 79,685 355
2001 78,373 359
2000 77,093 361
1990 44,328 604