Latest Data (2015)
Population 126,215
Nationwide Rank 218

Quick Facts

Santa Clara, California is the 218th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Santa Clara, California is a city.

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

Santa Clara, California is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 69% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Santa Clara, California Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
212 Concord, California 5.2%
213 Surprise, Arizona 297.0%
214 Lafayette, Louisiana 14.0%
215 Topeka, Kansas 3.1%
216 Kent, Washington 57.4%
217 Simi Valley, California 13.2%
218 Santa Clara, California 23.2%
219 Murfreesboro, Tennessee 77.9%
220 Hartford, Connecticut -0.1%
221 Athens-Clarke County, Georgia 21.6%
222 Victorville, California 89.4%
223 Abilene, Texas 5.0%
224 Vallejo, California 3.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 126,215 218
2014 122,192 219
2013 120,245 220
2012 119,311 220
2011 117,835 222
2010 116,468 220
2009 111,997 226
2008 109,526 228
2007 108,059 230
2006 106,476 234
2005 104,309 237
2004 102,959 238
2003 101,440 244
2002 101,224 242
2001 101,991 236
2000 102,388 233
1990 93,349 222