Latest Data (2018)
Population 332,725
Nationwide Rank 57

Quick Facts

Santa Ana, California is the 57th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Santa Ana, California is a city.

Santa Ana, California is currently 1.7% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Santa Ana, California's growth is extremely below average. 87% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Santa Ana, California Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
47 Tulsa, Oklahoma 400,669 1.9%
48 Arlington, Texas 398,112 18.9%
49 Tampa, Florida 392,890 29.1%
50 New Orleans, Louisiana 391,006 -19.1%
51 Wichita, Kansas 389,255 10.4%
52 Cleveland, Ohio 383,793 -19.4%
53 Bakersfield, California 383,579 56.5%
54 Aurora, Colorado 374,114 34.6%
55 Anaheim, California 352,005 6.9%
56 Honolulu, Hawaii 347,397 -6.3%
57 Santa Ana, California 332,725 -1.7%
58 Riverside, California 330,063 27.7%
59 Corpus Christi, Texas 326,554 17.7%
60 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky 323,780 23.9%
61 Stockton, California 311,178 27.2%
62 Henderson, Nevada 310,390 73.1%
63 St. Paul, Minnesota 307,695 7.2%
64 St. Louis, Missouri 302,838 -12.7%
65 Cincinnati, Ohio 302,605 -8.6%
66 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 301,048 -9.7%
67 Greensboro, North Carolina 294,722 28.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In California

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
34 Fresno 530,093 23.0%
36 Sacramento 508,529 24.2%
43 Long Beach 467,354 1.1%
45 Oakland 429,082 7.0%
53 Bakersfield 383,579 56.5%
55 Anaheim 352,005 6.9%
57 Santa Ana 332,725 -1.7%
58 Riverside 330,063 27.7%
61 Stockton 311,178 27.2%
72 Irvine 282,572 92.6%
76 Chula Vista 271,651 54.6%
96 Fremont 237,807 16.4%
103 San Bernardino 215,941 14.2%
104 Modesto 215,030 13.0%
105 Fontana 213,739 45.6%
106 Santa Clarita 210,089 34.9%
108 Oxnard 209,877 22.2%
110 Moreno Valley 209,050 45.9%
112 Glendale 201,361 3.0%
113 Huntington Beach 200,641 5.5%
141 Ontario 181,107 14.1%
145 Rancho Cucamonga 177,751 37.6%
146 Santa Rosa 177,586 18.9%
147 Oceanside 176,080 8.7%
149 Elk Grove 172,886 111.6%
150 Garden Grove 172,646 4.3%
154 Corona 168,819 30.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 332,725 57
2017 334,136 57
2016 334,217 57
2015 335,400 57
2014 334,909 57
2013 334,227 57
2012 330,920 57
2011 328,285 57
2010 324,528 57
2009 340,338 55
2008 337,152 54
2007 335,491 53
2006 334,830 53
2005 337,121 54
2004 339,319 53
2003 339,613 53
2002 340,244 53
2001 339,938 53
2000 338,506 52
1990 294,309 52
1980 203,713 69
1970 156,601 86