Latest Data (2018)
Population 6,927
Nationwide Rank 3947

Quick Facts

Ocean City, Maryland is the 3,947th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Ocean City, Maryland is a town.

Ocean City, Maryland is currently 3.6% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Ocean City, Maryland's growth is below average. 78% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Ocean City, Maryland Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
3937 Treasure Island, Florida 6,947 -6.9%
3938 Savannah, Tennessee 6,946 -1.1%
3939 Madras, Oregon 6,944 30.0%
3940 Sturgis, South Dakota 6,943 7.2%
3941 Lochbuie, Colorado 6,938 220.7%
3942 Black Jack, Missouri 6,935 1.0%
3943 Commerce, Georgia 6,932 26.4%
3944 Marble Falls, Texas 6,932 37.1%
3945 Perry, Florida 6,928 1.4%
3946 Clinton, Illinois 6,927 -7.5%
3947 Ocean City, Maryland 6,927 -3.5%
3948 Spring Lake Park, Minnesota 6,926 2.5%
3949 Benton, Illinois 6,913 -0.1%
3950 Selma, North Carolina 6,913 13.3%
3951 Pelham, New York 6,907 7.8%
3952 Emmett, Idaho 6,903 22.2%
3953 Huron, Ohio 6,893 -13.1%
3954 Mountainside, New Jersey 6,892 4.3%
3955 Dahlonega, Georgia 6,884 82.8%
3956 Carbondale, Colorado 6,879 30.2%
3957 King, North Carolina 6,877 14.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Maryland

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
2427 Havre de Grace 13,792 19.9%
2547 New Carrollton 12,964 2.9%
2648 Cambridge 12,285 10.5%
3076 Bel Air 10,044 2.1%
3180 La Plata 9,453 42.0%
3181 Mount Airy 9,452 43.2%
3187 Bladensburg 9,421 22.8%
3407 Frostburg 8,564 4.6%
3558 Mount Rainier 8,104 -4.5%
3844 Riverdale Park 7,225 13.2%
3947 Ocean City 6,927 -3.5%
3970 Taneytown 6,816 32.9%
3995 Thurmont 6,752 19.3%
4108 Cheverly 6,449 0.1%
4132 Hampstead 6,387 24.5%
4143 Brunswick 6,364 29.4%
4174 Walkersville 6,281 20.6%
4201 Glenarden 6,195 -2.0%
4268 Chesapeake Beach 5,990 88.4%
4270 District Heights 5,984 -2.0%
4579 Fruitland 5,289 39.8%
4603 Poolesville 5,242 1.2%
4702 Chestertown 5,054 6.1%
4838 Manchester 4,853 48.4%
4851 Berlin 4,818 34.0%
4855 Centreville 4,809 142.2%
4871 Seat Pleasant 4,776 -2.3%
4926 Middletown 4,688 75.3%
5012 Capitol Heights 4,524 9.8%
5031 Denton 4,493 45.5%
5082 Perryville 4,421 20.1%
5349 Pocomoke City 4,042 -1.6%
5412 Sykesville 3,957 -5.9%
5524 Indian Head 3,807 11.1%
5561 Leonardtown 3,759 97.7%
5643 North East 3,632 30.8%
5696 Boonsboro 3,579 26.9%
5743 Princess Anne 3,523 50.9%
5774 Brentwood 3,478 22.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 6,927 3,947
2017 6,969 3,915
2016 6,999 3,891
2015 7,055 3,848
2014 7,089 3,820
2013 7,092 3,799
2012 7,089 3,779
2011 7,089 3,768
2010 7,102 3,750
2009 6,998 3,747
2008 7,021 3,715
2007 7,069 3,686
2006 7,056 3,661
2005 7,055 3,635
2004 7,124 3,575
2003 7,145 3,549
2002 7,215 3,511
2001 7,217 3,484
2000 7,185 3,476
1990 5,148 3,989