Latest Data (2016)
Population 53,715
Nationwide Rank 706

Quick Facts

Elyria, Ohio is the 706th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Elyria, Ohio is a city.

Elyria, Ohio is currently 5.1% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

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

Elyria, Ohio Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
696 Blue Springs, Missouri 54,431 12.2%
697 Hoboken, New Jersey 54,379 40.4%
698 Normal, Illinois 54,264 18.9%
699 Bonita Springs, Florida 54,198 64.0%
700 Mount Prospect, Illinois 54,171 -3.6%
701 Cathedral City, California 54,056 25.8%
702 Watsonville, California 53,796 15.5%
703 Pensacola, Florida 53,779 -4.1%
704 Palm Beach Gardens, Florida 53,778 48.1%
705 Lake Havasu City, Arizona 53,743 26.7%
706 Elyria, Ohio 53,715 -4.1%
707 Bellevue, Nebraska 53,505 20.1%
708 Wheaton, Illinois 53,389 -3.9%
709 West New York, New Jersey 53,343 16.0%
710 Yucaipa, California 53,309 28.6%
711 Southaven, Mississippi 53,214 80.3%
712 Albany, Oregon 53,211 29.5%
713 Revere, Massachusetts 53,157 12.1%
714 Caldwell, Idaho 53,149 92.2%
715 Harrisonburg, Virginia 53,078 31.2%
716 West Sacramento, California 52,981 65.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Ohio

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
429 Parma 79,425 -7.1%
495 Canton 71,323 -11.8%
564 Youngstown 64,312 -21.3%
574 Lorain 63,730 -7.2%
588 Hamilton 62,127 2.5%
632 Springfield 59,087 -10.3%
679 Kettering 55,306 -4.0%
706 Elyria 53,715 -4.1%
756 Lakewood 50,279 -11.0%
770 Cuyahoga Falls 49,206 -0.4%
773 Newark 49,134 6.0%
780 Middletown 48,813 -5.4%
809 Euclid 47,360 -9.9%
821 Mentor 46,732 -7.1%
822 Mansfield 46,678 -9.7%
826 Beavercreek 46,376 20.7%
834 Dublin 45,568 43.8%
845 Cleveland Heights 44,633 -11.8%
847 Strongsville 44,631 1.6%
885 Fairfield 42,617 1.1%
912 Findlay 41,422 5.6%
951 Warren 39,898 -17.1%
952 Lancaster 39,848 12.2%
954 Grove City 39,721 43.6%
974 Westerville 38,985 9.8%
987 Delaware 38,643 49.2%
1004 Huber Heights 38,019 -0.5%
1022 Reynoldsburg 37,449 16.3%
1023 Lima 37,414 -10.4%
1050 Marion 36,310 -2.6%
1087 Upper Arlington 34,997 3.9%
1090 Gahanna 34,956 7.4%
1091 Hilliard 34,905 43.0%
1096 Brunswick 34,756 3.5%
1097 Stow 34,711 7.0%
1126 Fairborn 33,780 7.2%
1153 Mason 33,037 46.9%
1156 North Ridgeville 32,983 47.0%
1176 Westlake 32,293 1.6%
1178 Massillon 32,258 2.0%
1189 North Olmsted 31,817 -6.6%
1194 Bowling Green 31,588 6.4%
1250 North Royalton 30,247 5.3%
1256 Kent 30,071 6.8%
1342 Garfield Heights 27,905 -9.0%
1359 Shaker Heights 27,448 -6.4%
1383 Wooster 27,023 6.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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