Latest Data (2017)
Population 48,460
Nationwide Rank 799

Quick Facts

Niagara Falls, New York is the 799th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Niagara Falls, New York is a city.

Niagara Falls, New York is currently 21.8% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Niagara Falls, New York's growth is extremely below average. 98% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Niagara Falls, New York Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
789 Middletown, Ohio 48,823 -5.4%
790 Portage, Michigan 48,816 8.6%
791 Kannapolis, North Carolina 48,806 30.5%
792 Rancho Santa Margarita, California 48,793 3.7%
793 Cedar Hill, Texas 48,710 48.6%
794 Lawrence, Indiana 48,704 24.5%
795 Ceres, California 48,697 39.7%
796 Saginaw, Michigan 48,677 -20.9%
797 Texas City, Texas 48,558 16.2%
798 Covina, California 48,462 3.2%
799 Niagara Falls, New York 48,460 -12.7%
800 Monroe, Louisiana 48,371 -8.7%
801 Sheboygan, Wisconsin 48,329 -4.7%
802 Wauwatosa, Wisconsin 48,277 2.4%
803 San Jacinto, California 48,254 101.9%
804 Palm Springs, California 48,142 12.0%
805 Charlottesville, Virginia 48,019 19.6%
806 Maricopa, Arizona 48,007 2646.3%
807 Charleston, West Virginia 47,929 -10.1%
808 Minot, North Dakota 47,822 30.7%
809 Roswell, New Mexico 47,775 5.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In New York

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
429 New Rochelle 79,946 10.5%
520 Mount Vernon 68,703 0.4%
558 Schenectady 65,625 6.2%
617 Utica 60,635 0.2%
641 White Plains 59,047 10.7%
679 Hempstead 55,806 4.9%
772 Troy 49,565 0.6%
799 Niagara Falls 48,460 -12.7%
848 Binghamton 45,179 -4.4%
876 Freeport 43,508 -0.6%
1017 Valley Stream 37,935 4.4%
1134 Long Beach 33,750 -4.8%
1171 Spring Valley 32,724 41.9%
1178 Rome 32,473 -6.8%
1229 Ithaca 31,006 7.3%
1245 Poughkeepsie 30,614 1.5%
1250 North Tonawanda 30,475 -8.1%
1275 Port Chester 29,711 6.5%
1281 Jamestown 29,591 -7.2%
1322 Harrison 28,587 18.0%
1330 Newburgh 28,363 0.0%
1341 Saratoga Springs 28,027 6.0%
1349 Middletown 27,891 9.9%
1353 Elmira 27,773 -10.2%
1363 Glen Cove 27,500 3.1%
1380 Lindenhurst 27,153 -2.4%
1403 Auburn 26,704 -6.2%
1460 Watertown 25,687 -3.5%
1473 Ossining 25,403 5.4%
1516 Rockville Centre 24,848 1.1%
1553 Peekskill 24,272 7.7%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 48,460 799
2016 48,632 785
2015 48,916 776
2014 49,219 764
2013 49,468 754
2012 49,722 734
2011 49,925 722
2010 50,193 702
2009 51,295 683
2008 51,316 676
2007 51,567 665
2006 51,949 648
2005 52,476 633
2004 53,134 614
2003 53,676 609
2002 54,305 584
2001 54,880 566
2000 55,510 547
1990 61,957 391