Latest Data (2015)
Population 91,842
Nationwide Rank 345

Quick Facts

Santa Barbara, California is the 345th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Santa Barbara, California is a city.

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

Santa Barbara, California's growth is extremely below average. 81% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Santa Barbara, California Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
339 Sunrise, Florida 7.7%
340 Plantation, Florida 11.4%
341 Lynn, Massachusetts 3.6%
342 Miami Beach, Florida 4.8%
343 Westminster, California 4.3%
344 Longmont, Colorado 27.4%
345 Santa Barbara, California 2.5%
346 Redding, California 12.5%
347 Meridian, Idaho 147.0%
348 San Leandro, California 13.7%
349 Greenville, North Carolina 44.2%
350 Chico, California 17.1%
351 Edmond, Oklahoma 31.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 91,842 345
2014 91,196 344
2013 90,412 339
2012 89,639 338
2011 88,795 340
2010 88,410 335
2009 86,353 337
2008 85,659 336
2007 85,330 334
2006 85,267 332
2005 85,752 325
2004 86,599 315
2003 87,644 303
2002 88,840 295
2001 89,327 289
2000 89,573 282
1990 85,489 253