Latest Data (2015)
Population 1,026,908
Nationwide Rank 10

Quick Facts

San Jose, California is the 10th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

San Jose, California is a city.

San Jose, California is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 San Jose had its largest population ever.

San Jose, California's growth is about average. 50% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

San Jose, California Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
4 Houston, Texas 16.0%
5 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 3.5%
6 Phoenix, Arizona 17.7%
7 San Antonio, Texas 26.2%
8 San Diego, California 13.7%
9 Dallas, Texas 9.1%
10 San Jose, California 13.6%
11 Austin, Texas 38.6%
12 Jacksonville, Florida 17.8%
13 San Francisco, California 11.2%
14 Indianapolis, Indiana 9.0%
15 Columbus, Ohio 18.7%
16 Fort Worth, Texas 52.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 1,026,908 10
2014 1,015,785 10
2013 998,537 10
2012 982,765 10
2011 970,014 10
2010 945,942 10
2009 964,695 10
2008 948,686 10
2007 931,344 10
2006 918,619 11
2005 908,870 11
2004 901,283 11
2003 898,564 11
2002 900,840 11
2001 909,260 11
2000 903,540 11
1990 783,324 11
1980 629,442 17
1970 445,779 31
1960 204,196 57