Latest Data (2017)
Population 31,006
Nationwide Rank 1229

Quick Facts

Ithaca, New York is the 1,229th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Ithaca, New York is a city.

Ithaca, New York is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Ithaca had its largest population ever.

Ithaca, New York's growth is about average. 54% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Ithaca, New York Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1219 Shawnee, Oklahoma 31,232 7.1%
1220 Banning, California 31,230 32.0%
1221 San Pablo, California 31,156 3.0%
1222 Goleta, California 31,116 7.9%
1223 Miami Lakes, Florida 31,087 37.1%
1224 Sherwood, Arkansas 31,081 20.2%
1225 Harker Heights, Texas 31,075 75.6%
1226 Michigan City, Indiana 31,056 -5.5%
1227 Algonquin, Illinois 31,017 33.4%
1228 Brooklyn Center, Minnesota 31,006 6.4%
1229 Ithaca, New York 31,006 7.3%
1230 Saratoga, California 30,905 2.8%
1231 Greer, South Carolina 30,899 72.7%
1232 Winter Park, Florida 30,879 10.7%
1233 Rochester, New Hampshire 30,797 7.6%
1234 Hopkinsville, Kentucky 30,789 2.0%
1235 Galesburg, Illinois 30,769 -8.7%
1236 Gurnee, Illinois 30,767 6.2%
1237 Long Branch, New Jersey 30,762 -2.1%
1238 Los Altos, California 30,743 9.4%
1239 Los Gatos, California 30,724 6.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In New York

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
617 Utica 60,635 0.2%
641 White Plains 59,047 10.7%
679 Hempstead 55,806 4.9%
772 Troy 49,565 0.6%
799 Niagara Falls 48,460 -12.7%
848 Binghamton 45,179 -4.4%
876 Freeport 43,508 -0.6%
1017 Valley Stream 37,935 4.4%
1134 Long Beach 33,750 -4.8%
1171 Spring Valley 32,724 41.9%
1178 Rome 32,473 -6.8%
1229 Ithaca 31,006 7.3%
1245 Poughkeepsie 30,614 1.5%
1250 North Tonawanda 30,475 -8.1%
1275 Port Chester 29,711 6.5%
1281 Jamestown 29,591 -7.2%
1322 Harrison 28,587 18.0%
1330 Newburgh 28,363 0.0%
1341 Saratoga Springs 28,027 6.0%
1349 Middletown 27,891 9.9%
1353 Elmira 27,773 -10.2%
1363 Glen Cove 27,500 3.1%
1380 Lindenhurst 27,153 -2.4%
1403 Auburn 26,704 -6.2%
1460 Watertown 25,687 -3.5%
1473 Ossining 25,403 5.4%
1516 Rockville Centre 24,848 1.1%
1553 Peekskill 24,272 7.7%
1562 Kiryas Joel 24,155 81.9%
1614 Kingston 23,169 -1.2%
1648 Garden City 22,698 3.8%
1780 Lockport 20,569 -7.4%
1843 Lynbrook 19,716 -1.0%
1847 Plattsburgh 19,696 4.6%
1869 Mamaroneck 19,423 5.0%
1873 Mineola 19,387 0.7%
1925 Cortland 18,698 0.0%
1976 Scarsdale 18,079 1.2%
1990 Lackawanna 17,934 -5.7%
1996 Amsterdam 17,844 -2.5%
2037 Oswego 17,465 -3.4%
2050 Massapequa Park 17,266 -1.3%
2074 Cohoes 16,875 8.2%
2161 Floral Park 16,103 0.8%
2174 Rye 16,009 6.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 31,006 1,229
2016 30,756 1,234
2015 30,788 1,213
2014 30,720 1,209
2013 30,515 1,208
2012 30,331 1,203
2011 30,142 1,196
2010 30,014 1,185
2009 30,013 1,171
2008 29,882 1,168
2007 29,640 1,164
2006 29,756 1,148
2005 29,765 1,131
2004 29,784 1,119
2003 29,739 1,110
2002 29,871 1,102
2001 29,703 1,095
2000 28,892 1,102
1990 29,547 940