Latest Data (2017)
Population 4,611
Nationwide Rank 4951

Quick Facts

Portola Valley, California is the 4,951st largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Portola Valley, California is a town.

Portola Valley, California is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Portola Valley had its largest population ever.

Portola Valley, California's growth is about average. 57% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4941 Higginsville, Missouri 4,628 -1.5%
4942 Eldon, Missouri 4,623 -5.5%
4943 Flemington, New Jersey 4,621 9.8%
4944 Meadows Place, Texas 4,621 -6.0%
4945 Luverne, Minnesota 4,619 0.2%
4946 Piedmont, Alabama 4,618 -9.0%
4947 Spring Lake Heights, New Jersey 4,618 -11.9%
4948 Westlake, Louisiana 4,618 -1.1%
4949 Newport, North Carolina 4,617 37.7%
4950 Middletown, Maryland 4,615 72.5%
4951 Portola Valley, California 4,611 3.2%
4952 Parker, Texas 4,610 152.7%
4953 Donora, Pennsylvania 4,608 -18.2%
4954 Rock Hill, Missouri 4,603 -3.2%
4955 Humboldt, Iowa 4,597 3.1%
4956 Hickory Creek, Texas 4,596 117.0%
4957 Edinburgh, Indiana 4,592 1.9%
4958 Bridgeport, Pennsylvania 4,591 4.8%
4959 Ardsley, New York 4,589 7.2%
4960 Oak Hill, Tennessee 4,587 1.8%
4961 Avalon, Pennsylvania 4,586 -12.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In California

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
3229 Tiburon 9,165 5.3%
3262 Rio Vista 9,009 90.7%
3278 Waterford 8,947 27.8%
3317 Calimesa 8,817 24.4%
3320 Cloverdale 8,803 27.2%
3327 Live Oak 8,774 40.7%
3383 Los Altos Hills 8,580 4.1%
3415 Gonzales 8,479 10.2%
3425 Westlake Village 8,440 0.7%
3462 Firebaugh 8,328 28.9%
3498 Pismo Beach 8,237 -3.9%
3502 Rolling Hills Estates 8,226 6.9%
3543 Mammoth Lakes 8,132 14.0%
3629 Ione 7,827 9.2%
3691 Sebastopol 7,666 -1.7%
3694 Orland 7,656 21.0%
3695 Woodlake 7,649 14.6%
3713 Yreka 7,600 4.5%
3714 Fairfax 7,598 3.7%
3715 Corning 7,592 11.4%
3716 Escalon 7,588 24.2%
3719 Ojai 7,582 -3.6%
3727 Calipatria 7,558 2.9%
3742 Hughson 7,498 87.4%
3752 Cotati 7,479 15.0%
3780 Guadalupe 7,370 30.3%
3807 Fort Bragg 7,312 7.0%
3808 Huron 7,311 15.3%
3821 Winters 7,273 17.9%
3833 Atherton 7,238 0.5%
3863 Sausalito 7,141 -2.6%
3965 Loomis 6,809 8.9%
4040 Gridley 6,608 18.6%
4048 Holtville 6,597 17.8%
4086 Fowler 6,495 61.5%
4118 Crescent City 6,399 -14.9%
4184 St. Helena 6,196 4.1%
4246 Willows 6,041 -2.7%
4274 Colusa 5,963 9.7%
4304 Solvang 5,909 10.8%
4315 Villa Park 5,895 -1.1%
4332 Gustine 5,844 22.5%
4439 Woodside 5,564 0.9%
4493 Dos Palos 5,445 23.9%
4508 Indian Wells 5,404 34.0%
4509 La Habra Heights 5,403 -5.7%
4537 Williams 5,349 45.1%
4581 Calistoga 5,273 1.5%
4588 Big Bear Lake 5,262 -3.8%
4639 Buellton 5,135 33.7%
4720 Needles 5,007 1.7%
4804 Willits 4,875 -4.0%
4814 Sonora 4,857 6.5%
4855 Lakeport 4,762 -3.6%
4870 Jackson 4,740 18.8%
4878 Brisbane 4,721 31.2%
4951 Portola Valley 4,611 3.2%
5105 Del Mar 4,363 -0.8%
5331 San Joaquin 4,043 22.8%
5444 Carmel-by-the-Sea 3,897 -4.7%
5483 Wheatland 3,842 63.6%
5508 Angels 3,807 24.9%
5545 Avalon 3,764 20.1%
5549 Bishop 3,760 5.4%
5681 Monte Sereno 3,578 2.6%
5822 Rio Dell 3,408 7.6%
5919 Mount Shasta 3,302 -7.3%
6079 Nevada City 3,136 4.3%
6301 Yountville 2,924 -11.3%
6533 Weed 2,716 -8.4%
6700 Sutter Creek 2,575 11.7%
6746 Alturas 2,540 -11.8%
6825 Ross 2,480 6.4%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 4,611 4,951
2016 4,597 4,949
2015 4,594 4,940
2014 4,570 4,945
2013 4,518 4,959
2012 4,490 4,969
2011 4,425 5,002
2010 4,353 5,029
2009 4,567 4,827
2008 4,501 4,856
2007 4,422 4,887
2006 4,389 4,884
2005 4,371 4,871
2004 4,373 4,845
2003 4,394 4,805
2002 4,395 4,792
2001 4,432 4,755
2000 4,464 4,731
1990 4,150 4,603