Latest Data (2017)
Population 36,064
Nationwide Rank 1069

Quick Facts

San Juan Capistrano, California is the 1,069th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

San Juan Capistrano, California is a city.

San Juan Capistrano, California is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 San Juan Capistrano had its largest population ever.

San Juan Capistrano, California's growth is below average. 62% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

San Juan Capistrano, California Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1059 Oak Creek, Wisconsin 36,354 27.2%
1060 Roseville, Minnesota 36,314 7.7%
1061 Lewiston, Maine 36,221 1.6%
1062 Phenix City, Alabama 36,219 27.4%
1063 Owasso, Oklahoma 36,215 91.4%
1064 Leavenworth, Kansas 36,210 2.0%
1065 Richfield, Minnesota 36,151 5.0%
1066 Franklin, Wisconsin 36,143 21.7%
1067 Tucker, Georgia 36,130
1068 Lauderdale Lakes, Florida 36,069 15.4%
1069 San Juan Capistrano, California 36,064 6.4%
1070 Claremont, California 36,015 5.6%
1071 Del Rio, Texas 36,006 5.9%
1072 Marion, Ohio 35,997 -3.4%
1073 Hilliard, Ohio 35,939 47.2%
1074 Manhattan Beach, California 35,924 5.6%
1075 Lufkin, Texas 35,837 7.4%
1076 Bettendorf, Iowa 35,813 14.4%
1077 Bell, California 35,811 -2.4%
1078 Benton, Arkansas 35,789 55.3%
1079 Watertown Town, Massachusetts 35,756

Similarly Sized Cities In California

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
498 Redlands 71,554 11.8%
503 Lynwood 71,099 1.6%
513 Walnut Creek 69,773 8.0%
515 Davis 68,986 16.6%
528 Yorba Linda 68,229 15.4%
533 Redondo Beach 67,908 6.9%
534 Camarillo 67,845 17.9%
537 South San Francisco 67,429 11.2%
539 Palo Alto 67,178 14.6%
543 Yuba City 66,860 30.8%
549 Lake Elsinore 66,411 126.8%
551 Laguna Niguel 66,334 5.5%
554 Lodi 65,884 14.5%
561 Madera 65,508 49.9%
564 San Clemente 65,267 29.0%
565 Santa Cruz 65,021 16.3%
568 Rocklin 64,838 74.0%
577 Tulare 63,855 39.1%
582 Pico Rivera 63,522 0.0%
584 Eastvale 63,211
586 Montebello 63,192 1.5%
587 Encinitas 63,184 8.6%
593 La Habra 62,466 5.0%
595 Brentwood 62,433 152.4%
605 National City 61,363 12.9%
611 Monterey Park 61,044 1.4%
613 Dublin 60,939 98.8%
614 Petaluma 60,870 11.0%
615 Cupertino 60,777 15.4%
620 Gardena 60,224 3.9%
623 La Mesa 60,021 9.5%
624 Woodland 60,012 20.6%
636 Porterville 59,145 28.7%
640 San Rafael 59,070 5.2%
644 Huntington Park 58,822 -4.2%
645 Arcadia 58,799 10.5%
650 Santee 58,113 9.5%
655 Gilroy 57,664 38.2%
666 Diamond Bar 56,665 0.4%
669 Hanford 56,499 34.6%
670 Fountain Valley 56,313 2.3%
677 Novato 55,980 17.1%
685 Highland 55,342 23.3%
693 Paramount 54,909 -0.8%
696 Colton 54,828 14.1%
699 Cathedral City 54,596 27.0%
700 Rosemead 54,554 1.7%
710 Watsonville 54,098 16.2%
716 Yucaipa 53,683 29.5%
720 West Sacramento 53,512 66.9%
726 Delano 53,138 33.7%
731 Palm Desert 52,932 18.6%
736 Glendora 52,445 5.9%
740 Placentia 52,157 11.7%
744 Aliso Viejo 51,671 29.1%
756 Cerritos 51,020 -1.0%
765 Poway 50,041 3.7%
767 Azusa 49,864 11.2%
784 La Mirada 49,095 4.6%
785 Cypress 49,064 5.2%
792 Rancho Santa Margarita 48,793 3.7%
795 Ceres 48,697 39.7%
798 Covina 48,462 3.2%
803 San Jacinto 48,254 101.9%
804 Palm Springs 48,142 12.0%
812 Lincoln 47,674 305.9%
817 San Luis Obispo 47,541 7.1%
818 Newark 47,531 11.4%
828 Beaumont 46,967 311.3%
845 Coachella 45,443 98.7%
850 Morgan Hill 45,037 31.8%
853 Danville 44,786 7.2%
861 El Centro 44,364 16.3%
874 Lompoc 43,542 5.6%
880 San Bruno 43,299 7.8%
889 Rohnert Park 42,838 3.5%
892 Brea 42,777 20.3%
893 Bell Gardens 42,747 -3.1%
902 Rancho Palos Verdes 42,364 2.7%
914 Oakley 41,714 61.3%
919 Campbell 41,544 6.7%
923 La Quinta 41,304 68.0%
942 San Gabriel 40,514 1.5%
947 Calexico 40,351 47.5%
949 La Puente 40,322 -1.9%
979 Culver City 39,283 1.0%
980 Montclair 39,276 15.7%
985 Los Banos 39,183 48.9%
988 Pacifica 39,087 1.8%
1001 Stanton 38,528 2.5%
1003 Hollister 38,404 10.2%
1004 Martinez 38,373 6.7%
1038 West Hollywood 37,080 3.3%
1039 Monrovia 37,061 0.1%
1042 Wildomar 36,932 75.0%
1046 Moorpark 36,802 15.6%
1057 Temple City 36,367 8.2%
1069 San Juan Capistrano 36,064 6.4%
1070 Claremont 36,015 5.6%
1074 Manhattan Beach 35,924 5.6%
1077 Bell 35,811 -2.4%
1101 Pleasant Hill 34,987 5.8%
1113 Beverly Hills 34,484 1.7%
1114 Foster City 34,412 19.5%
1116 Menlo Park 34,357 11.6%
1119 San Dimas 34,326 -2.0%
1121 Seaside 34,150 3.1%
1123 Adelanto 34,066 87.3%
1128 Dana Point 33,934 -3.5%
1158 Lawndale 33,078 4.1%
1179 La Verne 32,461 2.3%
1194 El Paso de Robles (Paso Robles) 31,918 29.3%
1215 Laguna Hills 31,318 -2.2%
1220 Banning 31,230 32.0%
1221 San Pablo 31,156 3.0%
1222 Goleta 31,116 7.9%
1230 Saratoga 30,905 2.8%
1238 Los Altos 30,743 9.4%
1239 Los Gatos 30,724 6.9%
1242 Burlingame 30,686 8.9%
1249 San Carlos 30,499 9.9%
1253 Atascadero 30,418 14.6%
1254 Santa Paula 30,313 5.3%
1259 Walnut 30,199 0.4%
1274 East Palo Alto 29,765 -0.6%
1277 Suisun City 29,639 12.7%
1290 Atwater 29,397 26.3%
1308 Ridgecrest 28,880 15.8%
1314 Desert Hot Springs 28,757 74.7%
1319 Monterey 28,639 -3.6%
1332 Benicia 28,343 5.1%
1361 Maywood 27,586 -1.9%
1362 Windsor 27,548 19.4%
1369 Imperial Beach 27,418 1.3%
1378 Eureka 27,177 4.2%
1381 Belmont 27,140 8.2%
1384 Lemon Grove 27,108 8.6%
1390 Wasco 26,994 26.5%
1398 Norco 26,761 9.9%
1405 Paradise 26,682 0.8%
1417 Twentynine Palms 26,542 -8.1%
1425 Lafayette 26,440 9.8%
1428 Brawley 26,390 20.0%
1430 Lemoore 26,355 33.1%
1432 Soledad 26,273 13.2%
1437 Galt 26,172 32.2%
1448 South Pasadena 25,888 6.5%
1462 Reedley 25,620 22.6%
1466 Hercules 25,545 31.0%
1467 El Cerrito 25,515 9.9%
1490 Sanger 25,161 32.0%
1520 Selma 24,782 25.7%
1524 Riverbank 24,740 56.5%
1527 San Fernando 24,714 4.6%
1545 Coronado 24,417 1.1%
1550 Seal Beach 24,326 0.6%
1557 Calabasas 24,202 17.0%
1558 Loma Linda 24,196 25.5%
1567 Cudahy 24,076 -0.9%
1571 Dinuba 24,034 34.6%
1576 Barstow 23,916 5.8%
1616 Oakdale 23,150 46.5%
1617 Laguna Beach 23,147 -2.6%
1638 Lathrop 22,781 103.4%
1645 Millbrae 22,718 9.6%
1661 Port Hueneme 22,327 2.0%
1671 Marina 22,145 17.0%
1672 Patterson 22,124 84.6%
1681 South Lake Tahoe 21,978 -7.0%
1689 Corcoran 21,835 -2.2%
1695 Duarte 21,757 1.0%
1697 Yucca Valley 21,748 28.3%
1723 Arvin 21,270 63.6%
1748 South El Monte 20,987 -0.8%
1767 Lomita 20,707 3.1%
1768 Agoura Hills 20,692 0.0%
1793 La CaƱada Flintridge 20,413
1804 American Canyon 20,247 104.3%
1809 Dixon 20,202 25.2%
1813 Albany 20,143 22.0%
1842 Orinda 19,730 11.8%
1844 Hermosa Beach 19,708 5.7%
1854 Blythe 19,630 -5.4%
1858 Shafter 19,608 53.1%
1875 Pinole 19,364 0.9%
1890 Oroville 19,121 36.7%
1939 Chowchilla 18,558 27.3%
1960 Rancho Mirage 18,306 36.8%
1974 Arroyo Grande 18,123 13.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 36,064 1,069
2016 36,276 1,052
2015 36,454 1,035
2014 36,282 1,031
2013 35,852 1,033
2012 35,360 1,036
2011 35,094 1,035
2010 34,593 1,035
2009 35,142 1,007
2008 34,661 1,010
2007 34,273 1,009
2006 34,358 1,001
2005 34,388 987
2004 34,574 972
2003 34,571 959
2002 34,366 954
2001 34,053 954
2000 33,887 952
1990 26,163 1,072