Latest Data (2018)
Population 59,772
Nationwide Rank 632

Quick Facts

Pontiac, Michigan is the 632nd largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Pontiac, Michigan is a city.

Pontiac, Michigan is currently 16.0% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Pontiac, Michigan's growth is extremely below average. 100% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Pontiac, Michigan Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
622 Ocala, Florida 60,429 27.1%
623 Monterey Park, California 60,401 0.3%
624 Taylorsville, Utah 60,192 2.4%
625 Cupertino, California 60,170 14.3%
626 Utica, New York 60,100 -0.6%
627 Sanford, Florida 60,035 53.1%
628 Bristol, Connecticut 60,032 -0.4%
629 Porterville, California 59,988 30.5%
630 Vineland, New Jersey 59,966 7.4%
631 Owensboro, Kentucky 59,809 10.2%
632 Pontiac, Michigan 59,772 -11.6%
633 Gardena, California 59,721 3.0%
634 La Mesa, California 59,556 8.6%
635 Meriden, Connecticut 59,540 2.1%
636 West Allis, Wisconsin 59,492 -2.6%
637 Royal Oak, Michigan 59,461 -0.8%
638 Lancaster, Pennsylvania 59,420 4.6%
639 St. Clair Shores, Michigan 59,409 -5.7%
640 Bartlett, Tennessee 59,315 34.1%
641 Springfield, Ohio 59,282 -10.0%
642 Des Plaines, Illinois 58,959 3.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Michigan

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
240 Lansing 118,427 -0.7%
331 Flint 95,943 -23.0%
343 Dearborn 94,333 -3.5%
346 Livonia 93,971 -6.6%
406 Troy 84,272 4.0%
421 Westland 81,720 -5.7%
427 Farmington Hills 81,093 -1.1%
459 Kalamazoo 76,545 -0.6%
464 Wyoming 75,820 9.0%
476 Rochester Hills 74,696 8.3%
492 Southfield 73,158 -6.5%
614 Taylor 61,148 -7.3%
617 Novi 60,951 28.3%
632 Pontiac 59,772 -11.6%
637 Royal Oak 59,461 -0.8%
639 St. Clair Shores 59,409 -5.7%
687 Dearborn Heights 55,616 -4.7%
748 Kentwood 51,868 14.1%
758 Battle Creek 51,247 -3.9%
791 Portage 49,216 9.5%
806 Saginaw 48,323 -21.5%
814 East Lansing 47,988 3.0%
826 Roseville 47,377 -1.4%
920 Midland 41,800 0.0%
1038 Muskegon 37,287 -6.9%
1063 Lincoln Park 36,517 -8.7%
1163 Holland 33,327 -4.9%
1171 Bay City 33,019 -10.0%
1181 Jackson 32,605 -10.0%
1189 Eastpointe 32,347 -4.9%
1272 Madison Heights 30,039 -3.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 59,772 632
2017 59,792 629
2016 59,698 620
2015 59,917 612
2014 59,808 608
2013 59,887 594
2012 60,175 583
2011 59,857 579
2010 59,515 573
2009 66,247 491
2008 66,104 486
2007 66,174 474
2006 66,445 466
2005 66,714 459
2004 67,017 445
2003 66,853 443
2002 67,230 437
2001 67,754 425
2000 67,653 419
1990 71,136 328