Latest Data (2016)
Population 49,917
Nationwide Rank 758

Quick Facts

Methuen, Massachusetts is the 758th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Methuen, Massachusetts is a city.

Methuen, Massachusetts is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Methuen had its largest population ever.

Methuen, Massachusetts's growth is about average. 43% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Methuen, Massachusetts Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
748 Enid, Oklahoma 51,004 8.7%
749 Burien, Washington 50,997 60.3%
750 Coral Gables, Florida 50,815 18.9%
751 Logan, Utah 50,676 18.6%
752 Plainfield, New Jersey 50,636 5.8%
753 Cerritos, California 50,555 -1.9%
754 Galveston, Texas 50,550 -12.1%
755 Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 50,285 43.9%
756 Lakewood, Ohio 50,279 -11.0%
757 Poway, California 50,077 3.8%
758 Methuen, Massachusetts 49,917 13.5%
759 Troy, New York 49,702 0.9%
760 Azusa, California 49,628 10.7%
761 Wilson, North Carolina 49,620 10.1%
762 Bedford, Texas 49,528 4.8%
763 Stillwater, Oklahoma 49,504 26.0%
764 Downers Grove, Illinois 49,473 -0.4%
765 Apopka, Florida 49,458 77.8%
766 Summerville, South Carolina 49,323 74.4%
767 Monroe, Louisiana 49,297 -6.9%
768 Murray, Utah 49,230 8.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Massachusetts

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
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
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%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 49,917 758
2015 49,660 760
2014 49,112 767
2013 48,514 773
2012 48,009 774
2011 47,691 769
2010 47,255 768
2009 44,364 797
2008 44,017 792
2007 43,708 788
2006 43,608 783
2005 43,800 772
2004 44,069 760
2003 44,472 747
2002 44,554 737
2001 44,434 728
2000 43,952 729
1990 40,139 679