Latest Data (2015)
Population 66,853
Nationwide Rank 531

Quick Facts

Palo Alto, California is the 531st largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Palo Alto, California is a city.

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

Palo Alto, California's growth is about average. 50% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Palo Alto, California Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
525 St. Cloud, Minnesota 12.2%
526 Kenner, Louisiana -4.6%
527 Rockville, Maryland 40.0%
528 Jackson, Tennessee 11.7%
529 Yuba City, California 30.9%
530 Portland, Maine 4.1%
531 Palo Alto, California 14.1%
532 Marysville, Washington 127.6%
533 South Jordan, Utah 124.6%
534 Oshkosh, Wisconsin 5.0%
535 North Little Rock, Arkansas 9.7%
536 Homestead, Florida 108.3%
537 Bayonne, New Jersey 7.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 66,853 531
2014 66,955 518
2013 66,642 517
2012 66,363 509
2011 65,484 516
2010 64,403 517
2009 60,171 555
2008 59,063 567
2007 57,406 570
2006 56,738 578
2005 56,406 577
2004 56,276 570
2003 56,716 550
2002 57,276 534
2001 58,237 520
2000 58,570 503
1990 55,813 444