Latest Data (2016)
Population 40,280
Nationwide Rank 939

Quick Facts

Holyoke, Massachusetts is the 939th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Holyoke, Massachusetts is a city.

Holyoke, Massachusetts is currently 30.2% smaller than it was in 1910, the year of its peak recorded population.

Holyoke, Massachusetts's growth is extremely below average. 82% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Holyoke, Massachusetts Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
929 Shakopee, Minnesota 40,610 92.6%
930 Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania 40,569 -5.6%
931 Hickory, North Carolina 40,567 7.6%
932 Quincy, Illinois 40,531 -0.3%
933 Hilton Head Island, South Carolina 40,500 19.2%
934 Hagerstown, Maryland 40,452 9.9%
935 Fitchburg, Massachusetts 40,414 3.5%
936 San Gabriel, California 40,404 1.2%
937 La Puente, California 40,377 -1.8%
938 Crystal Lake, Illinois 40,339 5.1%
939 Holyoke, Massachusetts 40,280 0.9%
940 Calexico, California 40,232 47.1%
941 Streamwood, Illinois 40,166 9.6%
942 Maplewood, Minnesota 40,150 13.4%
943 Wake Forest, North Carolina 40,112 206.7%
944 Carol Stream, Illinois 40,069 -1.0%
945 Weslaco, Texas 40,033 39.0%
946 Greenacres, Florida 40,013 40.2%
947 Gainesville, Georgia 40,000 51.9%
948 Bullhead City, Arizona 39,970 17.6%
949 Florence, Alabama 39,959 9.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In Massachusetts

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
425 Lawrence 80,209 11.1%
579 Waltham 63,002 6.3%
581 Haverhill 62,873 6.3%
605 Malden 60,840 8.0%
655 Medford 57,213 2.7%
659 Taunton 56,843 1.2%
669 Chicopee 55,991 2.2%
670 Weymouth Town 55,972
713 Revere 53,157 12.1%
725 Peabody 52,491 8.5%
758 Methuen 49,917 13.5%
827 Everett 46,340 21.0%
850 Attleboro 44,434 5.9%
854 Barnstable Town 44,254 -7.9%
872 Salem 43,132 6.6%
879 Pittsfield 42,846 -6.2%
907 Leominster 41,663 0.4%
910 Westfield 41,552 3.6%
915 Beverly 41,365 3.8%
935 Fitchburg 40,414 3.5%
939 Holyoke 40,280 0.9%
956 Chelsea 39,699 13.0%
957 Marlborough 39,697 8.4%
963 Woburn 39,452 5.4%
1027 Braintree Town 37,297
1086 Watertown Town 35,025
1147 Franklin Town 33,150
1264 Gloucester 29,798 -1.8%
1303 Agawam Town 28,718
1313 West Springfield Town 28,529
1317 Northampton 28,483 -1.6%
1341 Melrose 27,928 2.7%
1777 Gardner 20,430 -1.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 40,280 939
2015 40,684 923
2014 40,124 931
2013 40,249 920
2012 40,135 910
2011 40,143 897
2010 39,880 893
2009 40,400 872
2008 40,260 867
2007 40,820 842
2006 40,618 836
2005 40,571 825
2004 40,551 814
2003 40,498 811
2002 40,279 812
2001 40,061 812
2000 39,883 806
1990 43,707 612
1910 57,730 94
1900 45,712 82
1890 35,637 85
1880 21,915 85