Latest Data (2016)
Population 48,632
Nationwide Rank 785

Quick Facts

Niagara Falls, New York is the 785th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Niagara Falls, New York is a city.

Niagara Falls, New York is currently 21.5% 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
2000-2016
775 Rancho Santa Margarita, California 48,969 4.0%
776 Cypress, California 48,906 4.9%
777 Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 48,904 0.0%
778 Dunwoody, Georgia 48,884
779 East Lansing, Michigan 48,870 4.9%
780 Middletown, Ohio 48,813 -5.4%
781 St. Louis Park, Minnesota 48,747 10.3%
782 Minot, North Dakota 48,743 33.2%
783 Sheboygan, Wisconsin 48,686 -4.0%
784 Mishawaka, Indiana 48,679 3.5%
785 Niagara Falls, New York 48,632 -12.3%
786 Smyrna, Tennessee 48,596 74.8%
787 Covina, California 48,549 3.4%
788 Portage, Michigan 48,508 7.9%
789 Cedar Hill, Texas 48,343 47.5%
790 Ceres, California 48,278 38.5%
791 Texas City, Texas 48,262 15.5%
792 Twin Falls, Idaho 48,260 38.0%
793 Roswell, New Mexico 48,184 6.6%
794 Huntington, West Virginia 48,113 -7.0%
795 Madison, Alabama 47,959 60.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In New York

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
428 New Rochelle 79,557 10.0%
516 Mount Vernon 68,344 -0.1%
557 Schenectady 64,913 5.1%
607 Utica 60,652 0.2%
645 White Plains 58,241 9.2%
674 Hempstead 55,555 4.4%
759 Troy 49,702 0.9%
785 Niagara Falls 48,632 -12.3%
833 Binghamton 45,672 -3.4%
868 Freeport 43,279 -1.1%
1016 Valley Stream 37,673 3.6%
1128 Long Beach 33,717 -4.9%
1168 Spring Valley 32,603 41.4%
1172 Rome 32,415 -7.0%
1234 Ithaca 30,756 6.4%
1237 North Tonawanda 30,607 -7.7%
1249 Poughkeepsie 30,267 0.3%
1266 Jamestown 29,775 -6.6%
1274 Port Chester 29,524 5.8%
1324 Harrison 28,340 17.0%
1331 Newburgh 28,200 -0.6%
1339 Elmira 27,962 -9.6%
1347 Saratoga Springs 27,763 5.0%
1348 Middletown 27,653 8.9%
1365 Glen Cove 27,341 2.5%
1377 Lindenhurst 27,074 -2.7%
1393 Auburn 26,821 -5.8%
1439 Watertown 25,900 -2.7%
1470 Ossining 25,360 5.2%
1522 Rockville Centre 24,571 0.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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