Latest Data (2017)
Population 6,969
Nationwide Rank 3915

Quick Facts

Ocean City, Maryland is the 3,915th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Ocean City, Maryland is a town.

Ocean City, Maryland is currently 3.0% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Ocean City, Maryland's growth is extremely below average. 81% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Ocean City, Maryland Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
3905 St. Augustine Beach, Florida 6,998 47.0%
3906 Belle Isle, Florida 6,996 16.2%
3907 Farr West, Utah 6,996 122.2%
3908 Marshall, Michigan 6,996 -6.2%
3909 Fayetteville, Tennessee 6,993 -0.4%
3910 Mountainside, New Jersey 6,982 5.7%
3911 Clinton, Illinois 6,981 -6.8%
3912 Delphos, Ohio 6,972 -1.3%
3913 Mount Carmel, Illinois 6,972 -12.6%
3914 Savannah, Tennessee 6,970 -0.7%
3915 Ocean City, Maryland 6,969 -3.0%
3916 Heber Springs, Arkansas 6,967 6.2%
3917 Sturtevant, Wisconsin 6,967 30.7%
3918 Franklin, Louisiana 6,965 -16.1%
3919 Benton, Illinois 6,964 0.5%
3920 Huntingdon, Pennsylvania 6,964 0.6%
3921 Amory, Mississippi 6,958 -8.3%
3922 Archbald, Pennsylvania 6,954 11.8%
3923 Cottage Grove, Wisconsin 6,939 69.7%
3924 Treasure Island, Florida 6,938 -7.0%
3925 Perry, Florida 6,937 1.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Maryland

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2446 Havre de Grace 13,576 18.0%
2519 New Carrollton 13,023 3.3%
2625 Cambridge 12,376 11.3%
3056 Bel Air 10,037 2.1%
3169 Bladensburg 9,450 23.2%
3177 Mount Airy 9,416 42.7%
3190 La Plata 9,365 40.7%
3373 Frostburg 8,642 5.5%
3535 Mount Rainier 8,147 -4.0%
3819 Riverdale Park 7,286 14.2%
3915 Ocean City 6,969 -3.0%
3974 Taneytown 6,789 32.3%
4025 Thurmont 6,646 17.4%
4094 Cheverly 6,477 0.5%
4131 Hampstead 6,357 23.9%
4162 Brunswick 6,266 27.4%
4180 Glenarden 6,210 -1.8%
4186 Walkersville 6,181 18.7%
4252 District Heights 6,022 -1.3%
4275 Chesapeake Beach 5,962 87.5%
4573 Fruitland 5,285 39.7%
4584 Poolesville 5,269 1.7%
4687 Chestertown 5,064 6.3%
4827 Manchester 4,834 47.8%
4831 Seat Pleasant 4,823 -1.3%
4851 Centreville 4,767 140.1%
4933 Berlin 4,638 29.0%
4950 Middletown 4,615 72.5%
4983 Capitol Heights 4,553 10.5%
5027 Denton 4,475 45.0%
5072 Perryville 4,413 19.9%
5323 Pocomoke City 4,061 -1.1%
5413 Sykesville 3,941 -6.3%
5509 Indian Head 3,807 11.1%
5535 Leonardtown 3,781 98.8%
5635 North East 3,635 30.9%
5700 Princess Anne 3,564 52.6%
5705 Boonsboro 3,553 25.9%
5755 Brentwood 3,492 22.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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