Latest Data (2017)
Population 59,112
Nationwide Rank 637

Quick Facts

Royal Oak, Michigan is the 637th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Royal Oak, Michigan is a city.

Royal Oak, Michigan is currently 7.9% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Royal Oak, Michigan's growth is extremely below average. 90% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Royal Oak, Michigan Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
627 Meriden, Connecticut 59,927 2.8%
628 Chapel Hill, North Carolina 59,862 24.6%
629 Pontiac, Michigan 59,792 -11.6%
630 Novi, Michigan 59,715 25.7%
631 Lancaster, Pennsylvania 59,708 5.1%
632 St. Clair Shores, Michigan 59,635 -5.3%
633 Owensboro, Kentucky 59,404 9.5%
634 Sanford, Florida 59,317 51.3%
635 Springfield, Ohio 59,208 -10.1%
636 Porterville, California 59,145 28.7%
637 Royal Oak, Michigan 59,112 -1.4%
638 Ocala, Florida 59,110 24.3%
639 Bartlett, Tennessee 59,102 33.6%
640 San Rafael, California 59,070 5.2%
641 White Plains, New York 59,047 10.7%
642 Great Falls, Montana 58,876 3.1%
643 Bowie, Maryland 58,859 12.6%
644 Huntington Park, California 58,822 -4.2%
645 Arcadia, California 58,799 10.5%
646 Orland Park, Illinois 58,765 14.2%
647 Margate, Florida 58,430 8.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Michigan

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
239 Lansing 116,986 -1.9%
321 Flint 96,448 -22.6%
334 Dearborn 94,491 -3.4%
338 Livonia 94,105 -6.5%
404 Troy 83,813 3.4%
413 Westland 81,747 -5.7%
419 Farmington Hills 81,050 -1.2%
460 Wyoming 75,938 9.1%
463 Kalamazoo 75,807 -1.5%
477 Rochester Hills 74,205 7.6%
482 Southfield 73,208 -6.5%
606 Taylor 61,276 -7.1%
629 Pontiac 59,792 -11.6%
630 Novi 59,715 25.7%
632 St. Clair Shores 59,635 -5.3%
637 Royal Oak 59,112 -1.4%
680 Dearborn Heights 55,758 -4.4%
743 Kentwood 51,747 13.9%
752 Battle Creek 51,286 -3.8%
788 East Lansing 48,844 4.8%
790 Portage 48,816 8.6%
796 Saginaw 48,677 -20.9%
819 Roseville 47,501 -1.1%
909 Midland 41,950 0.3%
1009 Muskegon 38,131 -4.8%
1050 Lincoln Park 36,655 -8.4%
1147 Holland 33,366 -4.7%
1156 Bay City 33,188 -9.6%
1174 Jackson 32,704 -9.7%
1176 Eastpointe 32,511 -4.4%
1264 Madison Heights 30,050 -3.2%
1276 Oak Park 29,654 -8.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 59,112 637
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