Latest Data (2017)
Population 52,987
Nationwide Rank 729

Quick Facts

Peabody, Massachusetts is the 729th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Peabody, Massachusetts is a city.

Peabody, Massachusetts is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Peabody had its largest population ever.

Peabody, Massachusetts's growth is about average. 59% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Peabody, Massachusetts Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
719 Brookhaven, Georgia 53,518
720 West Sacramento, California 53,512 66.9%
721 Albany, Oregon 53,503 30.2%
722 Bellevue, Nebraska 53,424 20.0%
723 Kingsport, Tennessee 53,374 17.6%
724 Wheaton, Illinois 53,373 -3.9%
725 Tigard, Oregon 53,148 24.1%
726 Delano, California 53,138 33.7%
727 Minnetonka, Minnesota 53,085 3.8%
728 Burlington, North Carolina 53,077 15.5%
729 Peabody, Massachusetts 52,987 9.5%
730 Milford, Connecticut 52,970 4.4%
731 Palm Desert, California 52,932 18.6%
732 Pinellas Park, Florida 52,854 12.0%
733 Perth Amboy, New Jersey 52,823 11.5%
734 Pensacola, Florida 52,590 -6.2%
735 Elkhart, Indiana 52,558 -0.1%
736 Glendora, California 52,445 5.9%
737 Apple Valley, Minnesota 52,435 14.1%
738 Joplin, Missouri 52,288 14.5%
739 Oak Park, Illinois 52,261 -0.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Massachusetts

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
326 Brockton 95,672 1.2%
329 New Bedford 95,120 1.3%
337 Quincy 94,166 6.5%
339 Lynn 94,063 5.4%
366 Fall River 89,420 -2.9%
369 Newton 88,994 6.2%
417 Somerville 81,360 4.9%
428 Lawrence 80,162 11.0%
580 Haverhill 63,639 7.6%
594 Waltham 62,442 5.4%
607 Malden 61,246 8.7%
654 Medford 57,797 3.8%
660 Taunton 57,139 1.8%
667 Weymouth Town 56,664
682 Chicopee 55,515 1.4%
712 Revere 53,993 13.9%
729 Peabody 52,987 9.5%
762 Methuen 50,259 14.3%
836 Everett 46,324 20.9%
855 Attleboro 44,590 6.2%
866 Barnstable Town 44,163 -8.0%
878 Salem 43,415 7.3%
899 Pittsfield 42,591 -6.8%
912 Beverly 41,816 4.9%
915 Westfield 41,700 4.0%
917 Leominster 41,615 0.3%
935 Fitchburg 40,793 4.5%
948 Holyoke 40,341 1.1%
954 Chelsea 40,227 14.5%
960 Marlborough 39,873 8.9%
966 Woburn 39,701 6.0%
1035 Braintree Town 37,156
1079 Watertown Town 35,756
1160 Franklin Town 32,996
1261 Gloucester 30,172 -0.6%
1310 Agawam Town 28,849
1316 West Springfield Town 28,704
1321 Northampton 28,593 -1.3%
1329 Melrose 28,367 4.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 52,987 729
2016 52,491 725
2015 52,504 715
2014 52,376 711
2013 52,044 708
2012 51,867 700
2011 51,597 697
2010 51,251 694
2009 51,718 675
2008 51,408 673
2007 51,284 669
2006 51,069 662
2005 50,479 665
2004 49,632 668
2003 49,306 659
2002 49,479 650
2001 49,044 646
2000 48,376 646
1990 47,176 563