Latest Data (2015)
Population 40,545
Nationwide Rank 928

Quick Facts

Fitchburg, Massachusetts is the 928th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Fitchburg, Massachusetts is a city.

Fitchburg, Massachusetts is currently 2.7% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Fitchburg, Massachusetts's growth is below average. 69% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Fitchburg, Massachusetts Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
922 La Puente, California -0.9%
923 Holyoke, Massachusetts 2.0%
924 Sherman, Texas 15.5%
925 Goose Creek, South Carolina 28.7%
926 Maplewood, Minnesota 14.6%
927 Streamwood, Illinois 10.7%
928 Fitchburg, Massachusetts 3.9%
929 Hilton Head Island, South Carolina 19.2%
930 La Quinta, California 64.6%
931 Crystal Lake, Illinois 5.4%
932 Hagerstown, Maryland 9.9%
933 San Gabriel, California 1.3%
934 Hickory, North Carolina 7.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 40,545 928
2014 40,445 919
2013 40,383 913
2012 40,411 898
2011 40,367 894
2010 40,318 889
2009 42,161 843
2008 42,215 827
2007 40,243 858
2006 40,358 843
2005 39,999 835
2004 39,569 836
2003 39,160 848
2002 38,970 848
2001 38,967 839
2000 39,010 827
1990 41,667 650