Latest Data (2016)
Population 52,491
Nationwide Rank 725

Quick Facts

Peabody, Massachusetts is the 725th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Peabody, Massachusetts is a city.

Peabody, Massachusetts is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Peabody had its largest population ever.

Peabody, Massachusetts's growth is about average. 58% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Peabody, Massachusetts Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
715 Harrisonburg, Virginia 53,078 31.2%
716 West Sacramento, California 52,981 65.2%
717 Lenexa, Kansas 52,903 31.0%
718 Kingsport, Tennessee 52,806 16.3%
719 Burlington, North Carolina 52,709 14.7%
720 Delano, California 52,707 32.6%
721 Leesburg, Virginia 52,607 83.1%
722 DeSoto, Texas 52,599 39.0%
723 Milford, Connecticut 52,536 3.6%
724 Perth Amboy, New Jersey 52,499 10.8%
725 Peabody, Massachusetts 52,491 8.5%
726 Brookhaven, Georgia 52,444
727 Minnetonka, Minnesota 52,369 2.4%
728 Palm Desert, California 52,231 17.1%
729 Placentia, California 52,228 11.9%
730 Elkhart, Indiana 52,221 -0.7%
731 Joplin, Missouri 52,195 14.3%
732 Pinellas Park, Florida 52,137 10.5%
733 La Crosse, Wisconsin 52,109 0.3%
734 Grapevine, Texas 51,971 21.8%
735 Apple Valley, Minnesota 51,957 13.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Massachusetts

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
323 Brockton 95,630 1.2%
329 New Bedford 95,032 1.2%
338 Quincy 93,688 6.0%
342 Lynn 92,697 3.9%
362 Newton 89,045 6.2%
363 Fall River 88,930 -3.4%
415 Somerville 81,322 4.9%
425 Lawrence 80,209 11.1%
579 Waltham 63,002 6.3%
581 Haverhill 62,873 6.3%
605 Malden 60,840 8.0%
655 Medford 57,213 2.7%
659 Taunton 56,843 1.2%
669 Chicopee 55,991 2.2%
670 Weymouth Town 55,972
713 Revere 53,157 12.1%
725 Peabody 52,491 8.5%
758 Methuen 49,917 13.5%
827 Everett 46,340 21.0%
850 Attleboro 44,434 5.9%
854 Barnstable Town 44,254 -7.9%
872 Salem 43,132 6.6%
879 Pittsfield 42,846 -6.2%
907 Leominster 41,663 0.4%
910 Westfield 41,552 3.6%
915 Beverly 41,365 3.8%
935 Fitchburg 40,414 3.5%
939 Holyoke 40,280 0.9%
956 Chelsea 39,699 13.0%
957 Marlborough 39,697 8.4%
963 Woburn 39,452 5.4%
1027 Braintree Town 37,297
1086 Watertown Town 35,025
1147 Franklin Town 33,150
1264 Gloucester 29,798 -1.8%
1303 Agawam Town 28,718
1313 West Springfield Town 28,529
1317 Northampton 28,483 -1.6%
1341 Melrose 27,928 2.7%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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