Latest Data (2017)
Population 50,259
Nationwide Rank 762

Quick Facts

Methuen, Massachusetts is the 762nd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Methuen, Massachusetts is a city.

Methuen, Massachusetts is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Methuen had its largest population ever.

Methuen, Massachusetts's growth is about average. 45% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Methuen, Massachusetts Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
752 Battle Creek, Michigan 51,286 -3.8%
753 St. Cloud, Florida 51,282 133.4%
754 Logan, Utah 51,115 19.6%
755 Coral Gables, Florida 51,095 19.5%
756 Cerritos, California 51,020 -1.0%
757 Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 50,665 45.0%
758 Galveston, Texas 50,497 -12.1%
759 Apex, North Carolina 50,451 137.6%
760 Summerville, South Carolina 50,388 78.2%
761 Collierville, Tennessee 50,286 52.4%
762 Methuen, Massachusetts 50,259 14.3%
763 Lakewood, Ohio 50,249 -11.0%
764 Enid, Oklahoma 50,122 6.8%
765 Poway, California 50,041 3.7%
766 Smyrna, Tennessee 49,969 79.7%
767 Azusa, California 49,864 11.2%
768 Stillwater, Oklahoma 49,829 26.9%
769 Wylie, Texas 49,826 218.9%
770 Lacey, Washington 49,748 57.0%
771 Dunwoody, Georgia 49,609
772 Troy, New York 49,565 0.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In Massachusetts

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
326 Brockton 95,672 1.2%
329 New Bedford 95,120 1.3%
337 Quincy 94,166 6.5%
339 Lynn 94,063 5.4%
366 Fall River 89,420 -2.9%
369 Newton 88,994 6.2%
417 Somerville 81,360 4.9%
428 Lawrence 80,162 11.0%
580 Haverhill 63,639 7.6%
594 Waltham 62,442 5.4%
607 Malden 61,246 8.7%
654 Medford 57,797 3.8%
660 Taunton 57,139 1.8%
667 Weymouth Town 56,664
682 Chicopee 55,515 1.4%
712 Revere 53,993 13.9%
729 Peabody 52,987 9.5%
762 Methuen 50,259 14.3%
836 Everett 46,324 20.9%
855 Attleboro 44,590 6.2%
866 Barnstable Town 44,163 -8.0%
878 Salem 43,415 7.3%
899 Pittsfield 42,591 -6.8%
912 Beverly 41,816 4.9%
915 Westfield 41,700 4.0%
917 Leominster 41,615 0.3%
935 Fitchburg 40,793 4.5%
948 Holyoke 40,341 1.1%
954 Chelsea 40,227 14.5%
960 Marlborough 39,873 8.9%
966 Woburn 39,701 6.0%
1035 Braintree Town 37,156
1079 Watertown Town 35,756
1160 Franklin Town 32,996
1261 Gloucester 30,172 -0.6%
1310 Agawam Town 28,849
1316 West Springfield Town 28,704
1321 Northampton 28,593 -1.3%
1329 Melrose 28,367 4.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 50,259 762
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