Latest Data (2016)
Population 129,934
Nationwide Rank 210

Quick Facts

New Haven, Connecticut is the 210th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

New Haven, Connecticut is a city.

New Haven, Connecticut is currently 21.0% smaller than it was in 1950, the year of its peak recorded population.

New Haven, Connecticut's growth is below average. 77% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

New Haven, Connecticut Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
200 Denton, Texas 133,808 59.9%
201 Carrollton, Texas 133,351 20.9%
202 Surprise, Arizona 132,677 310.1%
203 Roseville, California 132,671 63.1%
204 Sterling Heights, Michigan 132,427 6.2%
205 Murfreesboro, Tennessee 131,947 86.2%
206 Gainesville, Florida 131,591 16.4%
207 Cedar Rapids, Iowa 131,127 7.6%
208 Visalia, California 131,074 37.0%
209 Coral Springs, Florida 130,059 8.6%
210 New Haven, Connecticut 129,934 4.9%
211 Stamford, Connecticut 129,113 9.8%
212 Thousand Oaks, California 128,888 9.7%
213 Concord, California 128,726 5.2%
214 Elizabeth, New Jersey 128,640 6.4%
215 Lafayette, Louisiana 127,626 14.0%
216 Kent, Washington 127,514 58.1%
217 Topeka, Kansas 126,808 2.7%
218 Simi Valley, California 126,327 12.8%
219 Santa Clara, California 125,948 23.0%
220 Athens-Clarke County, Georgia 123,371 22.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Connecticut

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
180 Bridgeport 145,936 4.5%
210 New Haven 129,934 4.9%
211 Stamford 129,113 9.8%
221 Hartford 123,243 -0.7%
274 Waterbury 108,272 0.8%
366 Norwalk 88,438 6.4%
388 Danbury 84,992 13.1%
483 New Britain 72,558 1.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 129,934 210
2015 130,322 204
2014 130,282 198
2013 130,660 195
2012 130,741 191
2011 130,646 191
2010 129,779 188
2009 123,330 201
2008 123,206 198
2007 123,975 191
2006 123,694 189
2005 123,893 188
2004 124,054 186
2003 124,237 183
2002 124,011 182
2001 123,907 179
2000 123,759 178
1990 130,191 141
1960 152,048 82
1950 164,443 59
1940 160,605 54
1930 162,655 49
1920 162,537 39
1910 133,605 35
1900 108,027 31
1890 86,045 32
1880 62,882 26
1870 50,840 25
1860 39,267 23
1850 20,345 33
1840 12,960 28