Latest Data (2016)
Population 53,779
Nationwide Rank 703

Quick Facts

Pensacola, Florida is the 703rd largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Pensacola, Florida is a city.

Pensacola, Florida is currently 9.3% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Pensacola, Florida's growth is extremely below average. 95% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Pensacola, Florida Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
693 Casa Grande, Arizona 54,534 102.4%
694 West Haven, Connecticut 54,516 4.0%
695 Rosemead, California 54,500 1.6%
696 Blue Springs, Missouri 54,431 12.2%
697 Hoboken, New Jersey 54,379 40.4%
698 Normal, Illinois 54,264 18.9%
699 Bonita Springs, Florida 54,198 64.0%
700 Mount Prospect, Illinois 54,171 -3.6%
701 Cathedral City, California 54,056 25.8%
702 Watsonville, California 53,796 15.5%
703 Pensacola, Florida 53,779 -4.1%
704 Palm Beach Gardens, Florida 53,778 48.1%
705 Lake Havasu City, Arizona 53,743 26.7%
706 Elyria, Ohio 53,715 -4.1%
707 Bellevue, Nebraska 53,505 20.1%
708 Wheaton, Illinois 53,389 -3.9%
709 West New York, New Jersey 53,343 16.0%
710 Yucaipa, California 53,309 28.6%
711 Southaven, Mississippi 53,214 80.3%
712 Albany, Oregon 53,211 29.5%
713 Revere, Massachusetts 53,157 12.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Florida

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
281 Lakeland 106,420 25.1%
298 Davie 101,871 23.9%
319 Boca Raton 96,114 15.5%
336 Sunrise 93,734 8.9%
341 Plantation 92,706 11.5%
345 Miami Beach 91,917 4.3%
356 Deltona 90,124 28.6%
387 Palm Coast 85,109 156.4%
403 Largo 83,065 11.4%
416 Melbourne 81,185 10.9%
426 Deerfield Beach 79,764 7.1%
443 Fort Myers 77,146 48.4%
457 Boynton Beach 75,569 24.7%
491 Lauderhill 71,626 7.0%
502 Weston 70,015 37.7%
505 Kissimmee 69,369 41.1%
520 Homestead 67,996 113.0%
529 Delray Beach 67,371 11.6%
540 Daytona Beach 66,645 4.4%
554 Tamarac 65,199 16.5%
565 North Port 64,274 176.4%
571 Wellington 63,900 64.5%
572 Jupiter 63,813 60.0%
587 North Miami 62,139 3.9%
601 Port Orange 61,105 31.1%
623 Coconut Creek 59,405 34.3%
626 Ocala 59,253 24.6%
641 Sanford 58,605 49.5%
647 Doral 57,947 174.2%
648 Margate 57,870 7.2%
663 Sarasota 56,610 7.7%
673 Bradenton 55,687 11.2%
699 Bonita Springs 54,198 64.0%
703 Pensacola 53,779 -4.1%
704 Palm Beach Gardens 53,778 48.1%
732 Pinellas Park 52,137 10.5%
750 Coral Gables 50,815 18.9%
765 Apopka 49,458 77.8%
800 St. Cloud 47,809 117.6%
829 Titusville 46,019 12.2%
836 Fort Pierce 45,295 12.4%
842 Ocoee 44,820 80.6%
844 Cutler Bay 44,707 47.5%
852 Oakland Park 44,326 5.2%
858 North Miami Beach 43,891 5.1%
864 North Lauderdale 43,699 13.2%
866 Altamonte Springs 43,492 5.3%
896 Ormond Beach 42,162 15.3%
902 Winter Garden 41,988 170.0%
946 Greenacres 40,013 40.2%
960 Hallandale Beach 39,500 14.9%
968 Oviedo 39,337 48.7%
977 Winter Haven 38,953 42.0%
1000 Plant City 38,200 26.4%
1006 Royal Palm Beach 38,006 72.9%
1010 Lake Worth 37,812 6.1%
1014 Aventura 37,724 49.3%
1018 Panama City 37,635 2.2%
1048 Dunedin 36,381 0.3%
1075 Winter Springs 35,599 14.3%
1078 Cooper City 35,405 24.5%
1095 Lauderdale Lakes 34,790 11.3%
1112 Riviera Beach 34,244 14.5%
1131 Clermont 33,549 221.4%
1181 Estero 32,140
1195 DeLand 31,569
1198 Parkland 31,507 119.2%
1202 Dania Beach 31,422 14.8%
1223 Miami Lakes 30,873 36.2%
1252 Winter Park 30,208 8.3%
1378 Rockledge 27,068 32.8%
1379 Casselberry 27,053 10.5%
1384 Key West 26,990 6.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 53,779 703
2015 53,193 706
2014 53,068 701
2013 52,703 696
2012 52,340 690
2011 51,944 692
2010 51,923 678
2009 53,752 647
2008 53,561 646
2007 53,973 626
2006 54,568 605
2005 55,015 599
2004 55,690 586
2003 55,789 566
2002 56,190 553
2001 56,463 534
2000 56,092 534
1990 59,268 416