Latest Data (2016)
Population 48,984
Nationwide Rank 774

Quick Facts

Saginaw, Michigan is the 774th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Saginaw, Michigan is a city.

Saginaw, Michigan is currently 29.5% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Saginaw, Michigan's growth is extremely below average. 98% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Saginaw, Michigan Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
764 Downers Grove, Illinois 49,473 -0.4%
765 Apopka, Florida 49,458 77.8%
766 Summerville, South Carolina 49,323 74.4%
767 Monroe, Louisiana 49,297 -6.9%
768 Murray, Utah 49,230 8.0%
769 La Mirada, California 49,216 4.8%
770 Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio 49,206 -0.4%
771 Collierville, Tennessee 49,177 49.0%
772 Charleston, West Virginia 49,138 -7.8%
773 Newark, Ohio 49,134 6.0%
774 Saginaw, Michigan 48,984 -20.4%
775 Rancho Santa Margarita, California 48,969 4.0%
776 Cypress, California 48,906 4.9%
777 Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 48,904 0.0%
778 Dunwoody, Georgia 48,884
779 East Lansing, Michigan 48,870 4.9%
780 Middletown, Ohio 48,813 -5.4%
781 St. Louis Park, Minnesota 48,747 10.3%
782 Minot, North Dakota 48,743 33.2%
783 Sheboygan, Wisconsin 48,686 -4.0%
784 Mishawaka, Indiana 48,679 3.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Michigan

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
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%
1282 Port Huron 29,231 -9.3%
1286 Southgate 29,085 -4.4%
1308 Burton 28,648 -5.6%
1370 Allen Park 27,214 -7.6%
1396 Garden City 26,719 -11.1%
1418 Mount Pleasant 26,313 1.6%
1497 Wyandotte 24,955 -10.9%
1510 Walker 24,775 12.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 48,984 774
2015 49,347 766
2014 49,844 753
2013 50,303 736
2012 50,790 718
2011 51,078 707
2010 51,508 685
2009 55,238 626
2008 55,559 607
2007 56,087 587
2006 56,978 576
2005 57,761 557
2004 58,599 538
2003 59,231 518
2002 59,983 500
2001 60,551 482
2000 61,566 465
1990 69,502 337
1900 42,345 89
1890 46,322 62