Latest Data (2015)
Population 130,128
Nationwide Rank 206

Quick Facts

Gainesville, Florida is the 206th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Gainesville, Florida is a city.

Gainesville, Florida is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Gainesville had its largest population ever.

Gainesville, Florida's growth is about average. 44% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Gainesville, Florida Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
200 Waco, Texas 15.4%
201 Sterling Heights, Michigan 5.9%
202 Denton, Texas 56.6%
203 Cedar Rapids, Iowa 7.0%
204 New Haven, Connecticut 5.3%
205 Roseville, California 60.2%
206 Gainesville, Florida 15.1%
207 Visalia, California 36.0%
208 Coral Springs, Florida 8.1%
209 Thousand Oaks, California 10.1%
210 Elizabeth, New Jersey 6.7%
211 Stamford, Connecticut 9.6%
212 Concord, California 5.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 130,128 206
2014 128,460 206
2013 127,488 204
2012 126,047 203
2011 125,312 200
2010 124,354 201
2009 116,616 215
2008 116,085 215
2007 115,373 214
2006 114,424 212
2005 113,120 213
2004 112,396 213
2003 111,837 212
2002 112,485 209
2001 112,912 206
2000 112,997 202
1990 92,602 225