Latest Data (2015)
Population 158,351
Nationwide Rank 159

Quick Facts

Palmdale, California is the 159th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Palmdale, California is a city.

Palmdale, California is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Palmdale had its largest population ever.

Palmdale, California is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 77% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Palmdale, California Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
153 Corona, California 27.2%
154 Eugene, Oregon 17.5%
155 McKinney, Texas 190.9%
156 Fort Collins, Colorado 34.2%
157 Lancaster, California 35.2%
158 Cary, North Carolina 64.0%
159 Palmdale, California 34.7%
160 Hayward, California 12.2%
161 Salinas, California 9.6%
162 Frisco, Texas 337.6%
163 Springfield, Massachusetts 1.6%
164 Pasadena, Texas 8.3%
165 Macon-Bibb County, Georgia

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 158,351 159
2014 158,279 156
2013 157,161 156
2012 155,650 156
2011 154,422 156
2010 152,750 157
2009 143,985 167
2008 141,705 171
2007 138,596 174
2006 136,017 175
2005 132,708 176
2004 129,378 176
2003 126,629 180
2002 123,286 185
2001 120,243 189
2000 117,528 190
1990 77,296 290