Latest Data (2016)
Population 110,558
Nationwide Rank 263

Quick Facts

Lowell, Massachusetts is the 263rd largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Lowell, Massachusetts is a city.

Lowell, Massachusetts is currently 2.0% smaller than it was in 1920, the year of its peak recorded population.

Lowell, Massachusetts's growth is below average. 73% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Lowell, Massachusetts Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
253 Temecula, California 113,054 64.5%
254 Costa Mesa, California 112,822 3.0%
255 College Station, Texas 112,141 62.7%
256 Elgin, Illinois 112,123 18.1%
257 Murrieta, California 111,674 115.5%
258 Gresham, Oregon 111,523 23.0%
259 High Point, North Carolina 111,223 28.4%
260 Antioch, California 110,898 21.1%
261 Inglewood, California 110,654 -1.8%
262 Cambridge, Massachusetts 110,651 8.8%
263 Lowell, Massachusetts 110,558 5.1%
264 Manchester, New Hampshire 110,506 3.0%
265 Billings, Montana 110,323 19.9%
266 Pueblo, Colorado 110,291 7.9%
267 Palm Bay, Florida 110,104 38.2%
268 Centennial, Colorado 109,932 7.3%
269 Richmond, California 109,813 10.2%
270 San Buenaventura (Ventura), California 109,592 8.2%
271 Pompano Beach, Florida 109,393 9.0%
272 North Charleston, South Carolina 109,298 33.8%
273 Everett, Washington 109,043 13.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Massachusetts

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
131 Worcester 184,508 6.9%
165 Springfield 154,074 1.4%
262 Cambridge 110,651 8.8%
263 Lowell 110,558 5.1%
323 Brockton 95,630 1.2%
329 New Bedford 95,032 1.2%
338 Quincy 93,688 6.0%
342 Lynn 92,697 3.9%
362 Newton 89,045 6.2%
363 Fall River 88,930 -3.4%
415 Somerville 81,322 4.9%
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

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 110,558 263
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