Latest Data (2015)
Population 110,699
Nationwide Rank 256

Quick Facts

Lowell, Massachusetts is the 256th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Lowell, Massachusetts is a city.

Lowell, Massachusetts is currently 1.8% smaller than it was in 1920, the year of its peak recorded population.

Lowell, Massachusetts's growth is below average. 72% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Lowell, Massachusetts Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
250 Rochester, Minnesota 25.5%
251 Elgin, Illinois 18.1%
252 Temecula, California 63.0%
253 West Jordan, Utah 40.8%
254 Inglewood, California -0.9%
255 Richardson, Texas 20.0%
256 Lowell, Massachusetts 5.2%
257 Gresham, Oregon 21.9%
258 Antioch, California 20.7%
259 Cambridge, Massachusetts 8.5%
260 High Point, North Carolina 27.3%
261 Billings, Montana 19.9%
262 Manchester, New Hampshire 2.7%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 110,699 256
2014 109,945 255
2013 108,861 257
2012 108,522 252
2011 107,571 249
2010 106,519 246
2009 104,390 252
2008 103,165 252
2007 102,748 249
2006 102,393 250
2005 102,702 245
2004 103,359 235
2003 104,031 229
2002 104,539 225
2001 105,108 224
2000 105,181 222
1990 103,428 194
1940 101,389 88
1930 100,234 93
1920 112,759 61
1910 106,294 46
1900 94,969 39
1890 77,696 37
1880 59,475 27
1870 40,928 31
1860 36,827 26
1850 33,383 22
1840 20,796 18