Latest Data (2017)
Population 53,883
Nationwide Rank 715

Quick Facts

Elyria, Ohio is the 715th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Elyria, Ohio is a city.

Elyria, Ohio is currently 4.8% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Elyria, Ohio's growth is extremely below average. 89% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Elyria, Ohio Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
705 Normal, Illinois 54,284 18.9%
706 West New York, New Jersey 54,227 17.9%
707 Harrisonburg, Virginia 54,215 34.0%
708 Leesburg, Virginia 54,215 88.7%
709 Parker, Colorado 54,202 119.1%
710 Watsonville, California 54,098 16.2%
711 Southaven, Mississippi 54,031 83.1%
712 Revere, Massachusetts 53,993 13.9%
713 Grapevine, Texas 53,982 26.5%
714 Mount Prospect, Illinois 53,930 -4.0%
715 Elyria, Ohio 53,883 -3.8%
716 Yucaipa, California 53,683 29.5%
717 DeSoto, Texas 53,568 41.5%
718 Lenexa, Kansas 53,553 32.6%
719 Brookhaven, Georgia 53,518
720 West Sacramento, California 53,512 66.9%
721 Albany, Oregon 53,503 30.2%
722 Bellevue, Nebraska 53,424 20.0%
723 Kingsport, Tennessee 53,374 17.6%
724 Wheaton, Illinois 53,373 -3.9%
725 Tigard, Oregon 53,148 24.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Ohio

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
437 Parma 79,167 -7.4%
507 Canton 70,909 -12.3%
569 Youngstown 64,604 -20.9%
578 Lorain 63,841 -7.1%
601 Hamilton 62,092 2.4%
635 Springfield 59,208 -10.1%
687 Kettering 55,175 -4.3%
715 Elyria 53,883 -3.8%
763 Lakewood 50,249 -11.0%
775 Newark 49,423 6.6%
779 Cuyahoga Falls 49,247 -0.3%
789 Middletown 48,823 -5.4%
814 Dublin 47,619 50.3%
823 Euclid 47,201 -10.2%
825 Mentor 47,121 -6.3%
829 Beavercreek 46,948 22.2%
839 Mansfield 46,160 -10.7%
854 Strongsville 44,744 1.9%
857 Cleveland Heights 44,562 -12.0%
900 Fairfield 42,566 1.0%
922 Findlay 41,321 5.3%
930 Grove City 41,022 48.3%
952 Lancaster 40,280 13.4%
965 Westerville 39,737 11.9%
969 Warren 39,562 -17.7%
981 Delaware 39,267 51.6%
1014 Huber Heights 37,986 -0.6%
1020 Reynoldsburg 37,847 17.5%
1036 Lima 37,149 -11.0%
1072 Marion 35,997 -3.4%
1073 Hilliard 35,939 47.2%
1091 Upper Arlington 35,337 4.9%
1092 Gahanna 35,297 8.4%
1103 Brunswick 34,867 3.9%
1105 Stow 34,769 7.1%
1141 Fairborn 33,541 6.5%
1143 North Ridgeville 33,436 49.0%
1152 Mason 33,235 47.8%
1183 Massillon 32,342 2.3%
1187 Westlake 32,297 1.6%
1198 Bowling Green 31,820 7.2%
1202 North Olmsted 31,734 -6.9%
1255 North Royalton 30,294 5.5%
1267 Kent 29,915 6.2%
1352 Garfield Heights 27,835 -9.2%
1368 Shaker Heights 27,440 -6.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 53,883 715
2016 53,715 706
2015 53,775 696
2014 53,972 690
2013 53,956 681
2012 54,086 670
2011 54,298 657
2010 54,533 643
2009 54,947 632
2008 55,007 620
2007 55,018 606
2006 55,284 592
2005 55,718 589
2004 55,822 581
2003 55,716 569
2002 55,808 562
2001 56,151 543
2000 56,069 535
1990 56,628 436