Latest Data (2017)
Population 56,994
Nationwide Rank 663

Quick Facts

Sarasota, Florida is the 663rd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Sarasota, Florida is a city.

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

Sarasota, Florida's growth is about average. 56% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Sarasota, Florida Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
653 Casper, Wyoming 57,814 16.2%
654 Medford, Massachusetts 57,797 3.8%
655 Gilroy, California 57,664 38.2%
656 Hendersonville, Tennessee 57,517 40.1%
657 Greenwood, Indiana 57,375 56.1%
658 Midwest City, Oklahoma 57,308 5.5%
659 St. Peters, Missouri 57,178 11.0%
660 Taunton, Massachusetts 57,139 1.8%
661 New Brunswick, New Jersey 57,073 18.1%
662 Grand Forks, North Dakota 57,056 15.8%
663 Sarasota, Florida 56,994 8.4%
664 Smyrna, Georgia 56,685 27.3%
665 Tinley Park, Illinois 56,668 15.0%
666 Diamond Bar, California 56,665 0.4%
667 Weymouth Town, Massachusetts 56,664
668 Bradenton, Florida 56,508 12.9%
669 Hanford, California 56,499 34.6%
670 Fountain Valley, California 56,313 2.3%
671 Richland, Washington 56,243 44.4%
672 Huntersville, North Carolina 56,212 115.0%
673 Shoreline, Washington 56,189 5.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In Florida

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
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 56,994 663
2016 56,610 663
2015 55,118 682
2014 54,214 686
2013 53,326 688
2012 52,811 683
2011 52,332 684
2010 51,917 679
2009 52,025 670
2008 51,947 666
2007 51,962 659
2006 52,300 642
2005 53,084 618
2004 52,966 615
2003 52,843 615
2002 53,040 601
2001 52,721 596
2000 52,541 591
1990 51,041 512