Latest Data (2017)
Population 88,994
Nationwide Rank 369

Quick Facts

Newton, Massachusetts is the 369th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Newton, Massachusetts is a city.

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

Newton, Massachusetts's growth is below average. 69% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Newton, Massachusetts Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
359 Menifee, California 90,595 111.7%
360 San Leandro, California 90,553 13.5%
361 Livermore, California 90,295 22.1%
362 Edinburg, Texas 90,280 84.4%
363 Suffolk, Virginia 90,237 40.5%
364 Chino, California 89,797 28.2%
365 Indio, California 89,793 78.4%
366 Fall River, Massachusetts 89,420 -2.9%
367 Bellingham, Washington 89,045 31.3%
368 Norwalk, Connecticut 89,005 7.1%
369 Newton, Massachusetts 88,994 6.2%
370 Kirkland, Washington 88,630 96.8%
371 Sugar Land, Texas 88,485 36.3%
372 Reading, Pennsylvania 88,423 8.7%
373 Nashua, New Hampshire 88,341 1.7%
374 Fort Smith, Arkansas 88,037 9.0%
375 Citrus Heights, California 87,931 2.9%
376 Hawthorne, California 87,854 4.3%
377 Waukegan, Illinois 87,729 -0.7%
378 O'Fallon, Missouri 87,597 72.0%
379 Champaign, Illinois 87,432 24.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Massachusetts

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
165 Springfield 154,758 1.8%
252 Cambridge 113,630 11.7%
262 Lowell 111,346 5.8%
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%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 88,994 369
2016 89,045 362
2015 88,817 353
2014 88,287 353
2013 87,971 351
2012 86,307 357
2011 85,596 358
2010 85,146 352
2009 84,592 352
2008 83,752 349
2007 83,262 349
2006 82,748 352
2005 83,134 345
2004 83,581 332
2003 83,958 327
2002 84,131 325
2001 83,770 323
2000 83,788 315
1990 82,585 266