Latest Data (2015)
Population 80,318
Nationwide Rank 417

Quick Facts

Somerville, Massachusetts is the 417th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Somerville, Massachusetts is a city.

Somerville, Massachusetts is currently 22.7% smaller than it was in 1930, the year of its peak recorded population.

Somerville, Massachusetts's growth is below average. 74% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Somerville, Massachusetts Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
411 Cranston, Rhode Island 2.0%
412 Largo, Florida 8.6%
413 Avondale, Arizona 116.5%
414 Tustin, California 19.0%
415 Mountain View, California 13.7%
416 Napa, California 10.3%
417 Somerville, Massachusetts 3.6%
418 Lawrence, Massachusetts 11.1%
419 St. George, Utah 59.8%
420 Melbourne, Florida 9.5%
421 Parma, Ohio -6.5%
422 New Rochelle, New York 10.4%
423 Lynchburg, Virginia 22.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 80,318 417
2014 78,901 418
2013 78,804 414
2012 77,104 426
2011 76,265 427
2010 75,754 424
2009 76,491 402
2008 75,718 404
2007 75,691 401
2006 75,674 394
2005 75,916 384
2004 76,374 376
2003 76,757 372
2002 76,921 365
2001 77,292 362
2000 77,510 360
1990 76,302 294
1940 102,177 87
1930 103,908 85
1920 93,091 76
1910 77,236 71
1900 61,643 61
1890 40,152 74
1880 24,933 78