Latest Data (2017)
Population 59,317
Nationwide Rank 634

Quick Facts

Sanford, Florida is the 634th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Sanford, Florida is a city.

Sanford, Florida is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Sanford had its largest population ever.

Sanford, Florida is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 86% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Sanford, Florida Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
624 Woodland, California 60,012 20.6%
625 Taylorsville, Utah 59,992 2.0%
626 West Allis, Wisconsin 59,934 -1.8%
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%

Similarly Sized Cities In Florida

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
245 Clearwater 115,513 5.4%
251 Miami Gardens 113,750 12.8%
260 Palm Bay 111,657 40.2%
269 Pompano Beach 110,473 10.1%
271 West Palm Beach 110,222 32.9%
278 Lakeland 108,054 27.0%
289 Davie 105,149 27.9%
312 Boca Raton 98,150 18.0%
336 Sunrise 94,323 9.5%
340 Plantation 93,909 13.0%
346 Miami Beach 92,307 4.8%
358 Deltona 90,746 29.4%
385 Palm Coast 86,516 160.6%
396 Largo 84,754 13.7%
411 Melbourne 82,011 12.1%
425 Deerfield Beach 80,571 8.2%
430 Fort Myers 79,943 53.8%
446 Boynton Beach 77,702 28.2%
496 Lauderhill 71,970 7.5%
502 Kissimmee 71,104 44.6%
506 Weston 70,944 39.6%
512 Homestead 69,907 119.0%
518 Delray Beach 68,749 13.9%
531 Daytona Beach 68,055 6.6%
552 North Port 66,300 185.1%
557 Tamarac 65,669 17.4%
566 Jupiter 64,976 62.9%
567 Wellington 64,848 66.9%
585 Port Orange 63,203 35.7%
600 North Miami 62,225 4.1%
608 Doral 61,130 189.3%
612 Coconut Creek 61,010 37.9%
634 Sanford 59,317 51.3%
638 Ocala 59,110 24.3%
647 Margate 58,430 8.2%
663 Sarasota 56,994 8.4%
668 Bradenton 56,508 12.9%
674 Bonita Springs 56,088 69.7%
691 Palm Beach Gardens 55,036 51.6%
732 Pinellas Park 52,854 12.0%
734 Pensacola 52,590 -6.2%
748 Apopka 51,564 85.4%
753 St. Cloud 51,282 133.4%
755 Coral Gables 51,095 19.5%
834 Ocoee 46,402 87.0%
838 Titusville 46,263 12.8%
842 Fort Pierce 45,581 13.1%
849 Cutler Bay 45,101 48.8%
851 Oakland Park 45,035 6.9%
863 Altamonte Springs 44,277 7.2%
865 North Lauderdale 44,198 14.5%
868 North Miami Beach 44,124 5.7%
875 Winter Garden 43,536 180.0%
890 Ormond Beach 42,816 17.1%
924 Winter Haven 41,280 50.5%
936 Oviedo 40,785 54.2%
938 Greenacres 40,719 42.6%
963 Hallandale Beach 39,831 15.8%
997 Plant City 38,714 28.1%
999 Royal Palm Beach 38,592 75.6%
1007 Aventura 38,202 51.1%
1012 Lake Worth 38,107 6.9%
1040 Panama City 36,986 0.4%
1051 Winter Springs 36,635 17.6%
1053 Dunedin 36,545 0.7%
1068 Lauderdale Lakes 36,069 15.4%
1080 Cooper City 35,732 25.7%
1097 Clermont 35,211 237.3%
1107 Riviera Beach 34,674 15.9%
1159 Estero 33,048
1177 DeLand 32,506
1190 Parkland 32,202 124.1%
1193 Dania Beach 32,030 17.0%
1223 Miami Lakes 31,087 37.1%
1232 Winter Park 30,879 10.7%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 59,317 634
2016 58,605 641
2015 58,111 640
2014 57,525 637
2013 56,002 650
2012 54,651 662
2011 54,105 664
2010 53,570 658
2009 50,998 693
2008 50,608 688
2007 50,318 687
2006 49,319 694
2005 47,474 712
2004 45,769 738
2003 43,753 758
2002 43,735 749
2001 40,688 794
2000 39,193 820
1990 32,528 861