Latest Data (2018)
Population 24,714
Nationwide Rank 1532

Quick Facts

Sandusky, Ohio is the 1,532nd largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Sandusky, Ohio is a city.

Sandusky, Ohio is currently 16.4% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Sandusky, Ohio's growth is extremely below average. 97% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Sandusky, Ohio Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1522 Elk River, Minnesota 24,845 48.8%
1523 Paris, Texas 24,839 -3.6%
1524 Burlington, Iowa 24,838 -7.2%
1525 Hastings, Nebraska 24,822 -0.2%
1526 Selma, California 24,807 25.8%
1527 Ardmore, Oklahoma 24,795 4.7%
1528 Riverbank, California 24,780 56.7%
1529 Kernersville, North Carolina 24,767 31.3%
1530 Emporia, Kansas 24,765 -7.7%
1531 Derby, Kansas 24,721 34.6%
1532 Sandusky, Ohio 24,714 -11.1%
1533 Hazleton, Pennsylvania 24,703 6.1%
1534 Athens, Ohio 24,688 15.5%
1535 Crestview, Florida 24,664 64.7%
1536 Norfolk, Nebraska 24,651 5.4%
1537 Westmont, Illinois 24,647 -1.0%
1538 Harvey, Illinois 24,641 -17.7%
1539 West Memphis, Arkansas 24,636 -11.2%
1540 Forest Grove, Oregon 24,624 35.8%
1541 Collinsville, Illinois 24,621 -1.3%
1542 Norton Shores, Michigan 24,620 9.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Ohio

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
788 Cuyahoga Falls 49,272 -0.2%
797 Middletown 48,861 -5.3%
800 Dublin 48,647 53.6%
825 Beavercreek 47,391 23.4%
830 Mentor 47,273 -6.0%
834 Euclid 46,946 -10.7%
840 Mansfield 46,560 -9.9%
860 Strongsville 44,853 2.1%
872 Cleveland Heights 44,373 -12.4%
900 Fairfield 42,613 1.1%
924 Grove City 41,625 50.5%
934 Findlay 41,324 5.4%
955 Lancaster 40,414 13.8%
957 Westerville 40,387 13.8%
973 Delaware 39,930 54.2%
1011 Warren 38,382 -20.2%
1012 Reynoldsburg 38,278 18.9%
1018 Huber Heights 38,174 -0.1%
1048 Lima 36,862 -11.7%
1069 Hilliard 36,414 49.1%
1075 Marion 36,087 -3.2%
1093 Gahanna 35,551 9.2%
1095 Upper Arlington 35,522 5.5%
1107 Brunswick 34,897 4.0%
1108 Stow 34,857 7.4%
1142 North Ridgeville 33,889 51.1%
1149 Fairborn 33,658 6.8%
1152 Mason 33,586 49.3%
1187 Massillon 32,410 2.5%
1196 Westlake 32,233 1.4%
1216 North Olmsted 31,591 -7.3%
1218 Bowling Green 31,578 6.4%
1266 North Royalton 30,239 5.3%
1288 Kent 29,662 5.3%
1361 Garfield Heights 27,687 -9.7%
1380 Shaker Heights 27,302 -6.9%
1415 Xenia 26,783 10.1%
1424 Wooster 26,560 5.0%
1448 Troy 26,132 18.2%
1452 Barberton 26,072 -6.6%
1453 Medina 26,072 3.1%
1463 Green 25,783 12.4%
1487 Zanesville 25,364 -0.7%
1504 Riverside 25,151 -6.8%
1532 Sandusky 24,714 -11.1%
1534 Athens 24,688 15.5%
1560 Trotwood 24,435 -10.7%
1561 Avon Lake 24,391 32.8%
1567 Marysville 24,267 49.4%
1594 Wadsworth 23,781 27.8%
1595 Centerville 23,772 3.1%
1625 Avon 23,263 100.4%
1638 Willoughby 22,988 1.6%
1643 Solon 22,911 4.9%
1646 Oxford 22,885 4.1%
1677 Hudson 22,285 -0.9%
1679 Maple Heights 22,278 -14.6%
1713 Chillicothe 21,698 -2.0%
1720 Alliance 21,616 -6.8%
1722 Perrysburg 21,570 22.2%
1735 South Euclid 21,473 -8.5%
1746 Pickerington 21,201 111.4%
1747 Piqua 21,200 2.0%
1781 Lebanon 20,727 20.5%
1793 Sidney 20,516 0.8%
1800 Ashland 20,423 -3.8%
1808 Portsmouth 20,340 -2.5%
1821 Rocky River 20,135 -2.6%
1838 Parma Heights 19,955 -7.7%
1839 Miamisburg 19,941 1.9%
1842 Oregon 19,918 3.2%
1847 Painesville 19,881 12.7%
1849 Norwood 19,834 -8.1%
1897 Broadview Heights 19,202 19.9%
1906 Twinsburg 19,068 11.7%
1907 Sylvania 19,030 0.0%
1908 Whitehall 19,011 -0.9%
1924 Springboro 18,794 48.8%
1940 Forest Park 18,678 -3.7%
1941 Berea 18,655 -1.5%
1946 Mayfield Heights 18,606 -3.7%
1952 Brook Park 18,533 -12.4%
1963 Niles 18,325 -12.2%
1979 Eastlake 18,131 -10.3%
1986 Ashtabula 18,079 -13.5%
1999 Steubenville 17,864 -10.0%
2032 Tallmadge 17,582 6.9%
2039 Tiffin 17,546 -3.2%
2050 New Philadelphia 17,417 1.7%
2060 North Canton 17,277 3.2%
2073 East Cleveland 17,109 -36.9%
2087 Norwalk 16,923 1.8%
2107 Mount Vernon 16,701 6.0%
2108 Defiance 16,663 0.1%
2129 Streetsboro 16,503 33.6%
2154 Fairview Park 16,284 -7.1%
2160 Aurora 16,230 18.8%
2183 Fremont 16,034 -8.7%
2211 Pataskala 15,780 51.9%
2237 Middleburg Heights 15,540 0.0%
2256 Bay Village 15,295 -4.7%
2279 Vandalia 15,045 2.8%
2313 Worthington 14,725 4.4%
2373 New Franklin 14,168 -2.5%
2374 Washington Court House 14,159 4.2%
2376 Willowick 14,146 -1.3%
2399 Circleville 13,965 3.4%
2409 Monroe 13,887 74.8%
2416 Bexley 13,854 5.0%
2418 Sharonville 13,836 0.8%
2433 Maumee 13,722 -8.5%
2446 Brecksville 13,632 1.7%
2451 Marietta 13,604 -6.9%
2471 Lyndhurst 13,484 -11.5%
2473 Englewood 13,475 9.8%
2490 Powell 13,309 110.7%
2498 Fostoria 13,251 -4.6%
2503 Clayton 13,223 -0.9%
2505 Warrensville Heights 13,216 -12.3%
2512 Bellefontaine 13,166 0.0%
2525 Loveland 13,107 11.8%
2540 Trenton 13,012 47.4%
2551 University Heights 12,938 -8.3%
2557 West Carrollton 12,914
2577 Wickliffe 12,758 -5.2%
2579 Dover 12,755 3.9%
2586 Greenville 12,694 -6.4%
2601 Conneaut 12,567 0.7%
2602 Bedford 12,561 -11.4%
2627 Wilmington 12,401 3.7%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 24,714 1,532
2017 24,845 1,517
2016 25,006 1,492
2015 25,212 1,463
2014 25,346 1,451
2013 25,340 1,436
2012 25,493 1,420
2011 25,610 1,403
2010 25,793 1,380
2009 25,651 1,366
2008 25,805 1,351
2007 25,895 1,336
2006 26,044 1,314
2005 26,375 1,274
2004 26,769 1,246
2003 27,016 1,223
2002 27,208 1,205
2001 27,561 1,174
2000 27,828 1,147
1990 29,571 939