Latest Data (2017)
Population 89,420
Nationwide Rank 366

Quick Facts

Fall River, Massachusetts is the 366th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Fall River, Massachusetts is a city.

Fall River, Massachusetts is currently 25.8% smaller than it was in 1920, the year of its peak recorded population.

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

Fall River, Massachusetts Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
356 Westminster, California 91,564 3.7%
357 Tracy, California 90,889 56.5%
358 Deltona, Florida 90,746 29.4%
359 Menifee, California 90,595 111.7%
360 San Leandro, California 90,553 13.5%
361 Livermore, California 90,295 22.1%
362 Edinburg, Texas 90,280 84.4%
363 Suffolk, Virginia 90,237 40.5%
364 Chino, California 89,797 28.2%
365 Indio, California 89,793 78.4%
366 Fall River, Massachusetts 89,420 -2.9%
367 Bellingham, Washington 89,045 31.3%
368 Norwalk, Connecticut 89,005 7.1%
369 Newton, Massachusetts 88,994 6.2%
370 Kirkland, Washington 88,630 96.8%
371 Sugar Land, Texas 88,485 36.3%
372 Reading, Pennsylvania 88,423 8.7%
373 Nashua, New Hampshire 88,341 1.7%
374 Fort Smith, Arkansas 88,037 9.0%
375 Citrus Heights, California 87,931 2.9%
376 Hawthorne, California 87,854 4.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In Massachusetts

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
165 Springfield 154,758 1.8%
252 Cambridge 113,630 11.7%
262 Lowell 111,346 5.8%
326 Brockton 95,672 1.2%
329 New Bedford 95,120 1.3%
337 Quincy 94,166 6.5%
339 Lynn 94,063 5.4%
366 Fall River 89,420 -2.9%
369 Newton 88,994 6.2%
417 Somerville 81,360 4.9%
428 Lawrence 80,162 11.0%
580 Haverhill 63,639 7.6%
594 Waltham 62,442 5.4%
607 Malden 61,246 8.7%
654 Medford 57,797 3.8%
660 Taunton 57,139 1.8%
667 Weymouth Town 56,664
682 Chicopee 55,515 1.4%
712 Revere 53,993 13.9%
729 Peabody 52,987 9.5%
762 Methuen 50,259 14.3%
836 Everett 46,324 20.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 89,420 366
2016 88,930 363
2015 88,777 354
2014 88,712 351
2013 88,697 349
2012 88,945 341
2011 88,842 339
2010 88,857 334
2009 90,826 319
2008 90,722 316
2007 90,740 305
2006 90,807 299
2005 91,209 294
2004 91,785 289
2003 92,191 284
2002 92,377 278
2001 92,253 275
2000 92,116 271
1990 92,760 224
1950 111,963 93
1940 115,428 73
1930 115,274 71
1920 120,485 54
1910 119,295 42
1900 104,863 33
1890 74,398 40
1880 48,961 37
1870 26,766 50
1860 14,026 66
1850 11,524 57
1840 6,738 60