Latest Data (2016)
Population 59,006
Nationwide Rank 634

Quick Facts

Royal Oak, Michigan is the 634th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Royal Oak, Michigan is a city.

Royal Oak, Michigan is currently 8.1% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Royal Oak, Michigan's growth is extremely below average. 88% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Royal Oak, Michigan Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
624 Casper, Wyoming 59,324 19.3%
625 Owensboro, Kentucky 59,273 9.2%
626 Ocala, Florida 59,253 24.6%
627 Chapel Hill, North Carolina 59,246 23.3%
628 Pflugerville, Texas 59,245 146.2%
629 Lancaster, Pennsylvania 59,218 4.3%
630 Novi, Michigan 59,211 24.7%
631 Great Falls, Montana 59,178 3.6%
632 Springfield, Ohio 59,087 -10.3%
633 Woodland, California 59,068 18.7%
634 Royal Oak, Michigan 59,006 -1.6%
635 Porterville, California 58,978 28.3%
636 San Rafael, California 58,954 5.0%
637 Huntington Park, California 58,879 -4.1%
638 Orland Park, Illinois 58,862 14.4%
639 Ankeny, Iowa 58,627 112.5%
640 Bartlett, Tennessee 58,622 32.5%
641 Sanford, Florida 58,605 49.5%
642 Dubuque, Iowa 58,531 1.4%
643 Arcadia, California 58,523 10.0%
644 Bowie, Maryland 58,393 11.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In Michigan

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
239 Lansing 116,020 -2.7%
315 Flint 97,386 -21.9%
333 Dearborn 94,444 -3.4%
334 Livonia 94,041 -6.5%
398 Troy 83,641 3.2%
414 Westland 81,545 -5.9%
418 Farmington Hills 81,129 -1.1%
454 Kalamazoo 75,984 -1.3%
458 Wyoming 75,567 8.6%
478 Rochester Hills 73,422 6.4%
479 Southfield 73,100 -6.6%
597 Taylor 61,177 -7.2%
619 St. Clair Shores 59,775 -5.1%
620 Pontiac 59,698 -11.7%
630 Novi 59,211 24.7%
634 Royal Oak 59,006 -1.6%
671 Dearborn Heights 55,761 -4.4%
741 Kentwood 51,689 13.7%
742 Battle Creek 51,534 -3.4%
774 Saginaw 48,984 -20.4%
779 East Lansing 48,870 4.9%
788 Portage 48,508 7.9%
805 Roseville 47,602 -0.9%
898 Midland 42,096 0.7%
991 Muskegon 38,349 -4.2%
1038 Lincoln Park 36,720 -8.2%
1132 Holland 33,543 -4.2%
1134 Bay City 33,511 -8.7%
1160 Jackson 32,918 -9.1%
1166 Eastpointe 32,673 -3.9%
1255 Madison Heights 30,088 -3.0%
1270 Oak Park 29,645 -8.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 59,006 634
2015 59,008 628
2014 59,069 620
2013 58,946 610
2012 58,410 605
2011 58,100 601
2010 57,236 602
2009 57,188 591
2008 57,118 579
2007 57,163 573
2006 57,419 571
2005 57,774 556
2004 58,104 541
2003 58,531 525
2002 58,986 514
2001 59,570 499
2000 59,978 485
1990 64,212 373