Latest Data (2017)
Population 10,635
Nationwide Rank 2926

Quick Facts

Morro Bay, California is the 2,926th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Morro Bay, California is a city.

Morro Bay, California is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Morro Bay had its largest population ever.

Morro Bay, California's growth is about average. 52% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Morro Bay, California Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2916 Jacinto City, Texas 10,661 3.4%
2917 Worth, Illinois 10,661 -3.4%
2918 Van Wert, Ohio 10,654 -2.1%
2919 Arkadelphia, Arkansas 10,650 -2.1%
2920 Taylorville, Illinois 10,650 -15.8%
2921 Miami Shores, Florida 10,649 -0.2%
2922 Lansdowne, Pennsylvania 10,646 -3.4%
2923 North Logan, Utah 10,646 69.7%
2924 Manchester, Tennessee 10,642 24.2%
2925 Atchison, Kansas 10,636 -0.3%
2926 Morro Bay, California 10,635 2.3%
2927 Petal, Mississippi 10,633 7.8%
2928 Bellefontaine Neighbors, Missouri 10,628 -4.0%
2929 Storm Lake, Iowa 10,611 5.6%
2930 Marinette, Wisconsin 10,607 -9.7%
2931 Monroe, Wisconsin 10,604 -2.3%
2932 West Point, Utah 10,603 74.3%
2933 Newport, Oregon 10,592 11.2%
2934 Lyons, Illinois 10,585 3.3%
2935 Hillsdale, New Jersey 10,581 4.8%
2936 Bedford Heights, Ohio 10,580 -6.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In California

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1723 Arvin 21,270 63.6%
1748 South El Monte 20,987 -0.8%
1767 Lomita 20,707 3.1%
1768 Agoura Hills 20,692 0.0%
1793 La CaƱada Flintridge 20,413
1804 American Canyon 20,247 104.3%
1809 Dixon 20,202 25.2%
1813 Albany 20,143 22.0%
1842 Orinda 19,730 11.8%
1844 Hermosa Beach 19,708 5.7%
1854 Blythe 19,630 -5.4%
1858 Shafter 19,608 53.1%
1875 Pinole 19,364 0.9%
1890 Oroville 19,121 36.7%
1939 Chowchilla 18,558 27.3%
1960 Rancho Mirage 18,306 36.8%
1974 Arroyo Grande 18,123 13.6%
1985 Arcata 18,000 8.3%
1987 Santa Fe Springs 17,980 9.2%
2019 Moraga 17,630 7.8%
2026 Imperial 17,550 127.5%
2033 Greenfield 17,517 35.9%
2072 Artesia 16,904 3.0%
2078 El Segundo 16,853 4.9%
2086 Coalinga 16,766 5.4%
2109 Truckee 16,553 18.1%
2151 Laguna Woods 16,200 -7.8%
2168 Ukiah 16,036 3.3%
2190 Fillmore 15,812 14.9%
2198 La Palma 15,722 1.6%
2202 Pacific Grove 15,698 1.1%
2204 Ripon 15,677 52.7%
2246 Susanville 15,326 -12.4%
2250 Parlier 15,250 33.6%
2265 McFarland 15,093 53.5%
2266 Clearlake 15,066 14.2%
2280 Kerman 14,932 70.7%
2328 Hawaiian Gardens 14,450 -2.4%
2338 Mill Valley 14,355 5.3%
2346 Red Bluff 14,287 7.6%
2361 Livingston 14,140 34.2%
2366 King City 14,055 26.1%
2376 Auburn 13,997 12.2%
2383 California City 13,972 66.5%
2437 Grover Beach 13,628 4.0%
2440 Carpinteria 13,622 -4.2%
2451 Palos Verdes Estates 13,544 1.3%
2465 Solana Beach 13,444 3.4%
2474 San Marino 13,327 2.8%
2477 Lindsay 13,303 27.6%
2522 Grass Valley 12,987 9.2%
2533 Commerce 12,947 2.6%
2544 Malibu 12,877 2.3%
2545 Half Moon Bay 12,870 8.3%
2584 Tehachapi 12,630 13.3%
2589 Grand Terrace 12,595 7.9%
2592 San Anselmo 12,580 1.5%
2616 Avenal 12,440 -15.2%
2619 Marysville 12,413 1.0%
2622 Larkspur 12,396 3.1%
2655 Fortuna 12,191 15.9%
2661 Clayton 12,150 12.5%
2687 Kingsburg 12,002 28.4%
2695 Scotts Valley 11,945 4.7%
2713 Healdsburg 11,840 7.3%
2727 Emeryville 11,758 67.9%
2754 Signal Hill 11,622 23.6%
2759 Los Alamitos 11,603 0.5%
2775 Hillsborough 11,486 6.0%
2783 Mendota 11,438 44.2%
2794 Piedmont 11,378 3.5%
2798 Newman 11,361 58.6%
2821 Canyon Lake 11,223 12.7%
2847 Sonoma 11,108 18.7%
2855 Sierra Madre 11,038 4.0%
2872 Placerville 10,936 12.4%
2891 Farmersville 10,778 22.9%
2926 Morro Bay 10,635 2.3%
2943 Exeter 10,553 14.8%
2985 Anderson 10,370 14.4%
3026 Shasta Lake 10,190 12.7%
3027 Capitola 10,180 1.3%
3092 Corte Madera 9,864 8.3%
3147 Orange Cove 9,604 22.2%
3175 Taft 9,425 6.8%
3229 Tiburon 9,165 5.3%
3262 Rio Vista 9,009 90.7%
3278 Waterford 8,947 27.8%
3317 Calimesa 8,817 24.4%
3320 Cloverdale 8,803 27.2%
3327 Live Oak 8,774 40.7%
3383 Los Altos Hills 8,580 4.1%
3415 Gonzales 8,479 10.2%
3425 Westlake Village 8,440 0.7%
3462 Firebaugh 8,328 28.9%
3498 Pismo Beach 8,237 -3.9%
3502 Rolling Hills Estates 8,226 6.9%
3543 Mammoth Lakes 8,132 14.0%
3629 Ione 7,827 9.2%
3691 Sebastopol 7,666 -1.7%
3694 Orland 7,656 21.0%
3695 Woodlake 7,649 14.6%
3713 Yreka 7,600 4.5%
3714 Fairfax 7,598 3.7%
3715 Corning 7,592 11.4%
3716 Escalon 7,588 24.2%
3719 Ojai 7,582 -3.6%
3727 Calipatria 7,558 2.9%
3742 Hughson 7,498 87.4%
3752 Cotati 7,479 15.0%
3780 Guadalupe 7,370 30.3%
3807 Fort Bragg 7,312 7.0%
3808 Huron 7,311 15.3%
3821 Winters 7,273 17.9%
3833 Atherton 7,238 0.5%
3863 Sausalito 7,141 -2.6%
3965 Loomis 6,809 8.9%
4040 Gridley 6,608 18.6%
4048 Holtville 6,597 17.8%
4086 Fowler 6,495 61.5%
4118 Crescent City 6,399 -14.9%
4184 St. Helena 6,196 4.1%
4246 Willows 6,041 -2.7%
4274 Colusa 5,963 9.7%
4304 Solvang 5,909 10.8%
4315 Villa Park 5,895 -1.1%
4332 Gustine 5,844 22.5%
4439 Woodside 5,564 0.9%
4493 Dos Palos 5,445 23.9%
4508 Indian Wells 5,404 34.0%
4509 La Habra Heights 5,403 -5.7%
4537 Williams 5,349 45.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 10,635 2,926
2016 10,648 2,915
2015 10,639 2,917
2014 10,544 2,917
2013 10,461 2,924
2012 10,370 2,927
2011 10,280 2,940
2010 10,234 2,930
2009 10,391 2,856
2008 10,336 2,849
2007 10,251 2,846
2006 10,239 2,847
2005 10,299 2,807
2004 10,377 2,758
2003 10,435 2,728
2002 10,500 2,698
2001 10,495 2,682
2000 10,392 2,680
1990 9,552 2,548