Latest Data (2018)
Population 4,870
Nationwide Rank 4822

Quick Facts

Sonora, California is the 4,822nd largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Sonora, California is a city.

Sonora, California is currently 0.7% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Sonora, California's growth is about average. 41% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
4812 Tucumcari, New Mexico 4,881 -17.8%
4813 Childersburg, Alabama 4,880 -3.5%
4814 Lake Barrington, Illinois 4,879 2.1%
4815 Denver City, Texas 4,878 23.2%
4816 Cochran, Georgia 4,874 8.9%
4817 Benson, Arizona 4,873 3.0%
4818 Marseilles, Illinois 4,873 4.1%
4819 Midway, North Carolina 4,873 8.1%
4820 Waynesboro, Mississippi 4,872 -15.4%
4821 Carmi, Illinois 4,871 -9.9%
4822 Sonora, California 4,870 6.8%
4823 Flower Hill, New York 4,869 7.9%
4824 Desloge, Missouri 4,866 0.0%
4825 Forest Hills, Tennessee 4,866 2.8%
4826 Devine, Texas 4,865 16.7%
4827 Duryea, Pennsylvania 4,862 5.2%
4828 Arnold, Pennsylvania 4,861 -13.9%
4829 Chittenango, New York 4,861 0.6%
4830 Island Park, New York 4,860 2.5%
4831 Watseka, Illinois 4,860 -14.3%
4832 Manheim, Pennsylvania 4,859 1.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In California

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
3163 Orange Cove 9,571 21.8%
3195 Taft 9,396 6.5%
3226 Rio Vista 9,239 95.6%
3254 Tiburon 9,115 4.8%
3294 Waterford 8,957 27.9%
3299 Calimesa 8,937 26.1%
3316 Cloverdale 8,878 28.3%
3346 Live Oak 8,771 40.6%
3408 Los Altos Hills 8,559 3.9%
3461 Gonzales 8,382 8.9%
3464 Ione 8,363 16.7%
3468 Westlake Village 8,352 -0.3%
3472 Firebaugh 8,336 29.0%
3526 Pismo Beach 8,213 -4.2%
3548 Rolling Hills Estates 8,141 5.7%
3551 Mammoth Lakes 8,127 13.9%
3678 Sebastopol 7,768 -0.4%
3714 Orland 7,644 20.8%
3717 Woodlake 7,640 14.4%
3722 Guadalupe 7,625 34.9%
3727 Cotati 7,599 16.8%
3733 Escalon 7,587 24.2%
3737 Yreka 7,556 3.9%
3738 Fairfax 7,555 3.1%
3740 Corning 7,553 10.9%
3743 Hughson 7,551 88.8%
3757 Ojai 7,496 -4.7%
3783 Calipatria 7,412 0.9%
3801 Fort Bragg 7,359 7.7%
3822 Huron 7,288 15.0%
3823 Winters 7,286 18.1%
3858 Atherton 7,187 -0.1%
3888 Sausalito 7,100 -3.2%
3969 Loomis 6,823 9.1%
3976 Crescent City 6,805 -9.5%
3996 Fowler 6,751 67.9%
4024 Holtville 6,678 19.3%
4054 Gridley 6,613 18.7%
4215 St. Helena 6,152 3.4%
4263 Willows 6,020 -3.1%
4300 Colusa 5,911 8.7%
4318 Solvang 5,876 10.2%
4331 Gustine 5,855 22.7%
4340 Villa Park 5,839 -2.0%
4472 Dos Palos 5,520 25.6%
4477 Woodside 5,510 0.0%
4515 Indian Wells 5,440 34.9%
4551 La Habra Heights 5,353 -6.6%
4564 Williams 5,324 44.4%
4566 Calistoga 5,322 2.5%
4585 Big Bear Lake 5,281 -3.4%
4666 Buellton 5,109 33.0%
4739 Needles 4,982 1.2%
4767 Lakeport 4,936 -0.1%
4769 Willits 4,935 -2.8%
4822 Sonora 4,870 6.8%
4869 Jackson 4,781 19.8%
4922 Brisbane 4,693 30.4%
4968 Portola Valley 4,598 3.0%
5137 Del Mar 4,347 -1.2%
5359 San Joaquin 4,032 22.5%
5459 Angels 3,897 27.9%
5463 Wheatland 3,889 65.7%
5483 Carmel-by-the-Sea 3,859 -5.6%
5571 Bishop 3,746 5.0%
5586 Avalon 3,723 18.8%
5768 Monte Sereno 3,487 0.0%
5848 Rio Dell 3,390 7.1%
5942 Mount Shasta 3,287 -7.7%
6096 Nevada City 3,142 4.5%
6256 Yountville 2,982 -9.6%
6561 Weed 2,704 -8.8%
6665 Sutter Creek 2,612 13.3%
6788 Alturas 2,509 -12.9%
6856 Ross 2,465 5.7%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 4,870 4,822
2017 4,857 4,814
2016 4,823 4,818
2015 4,818 4,807
2014 4,802 4,795
2013 4,808 4,775
2012 4,804 4,768
2011 4,857 4,732
2010 4,903 4,695
2009 4,624 4,789
2008 4,657 4,761
2007 4,688 4,712
2006 4,688 4,693
2005 4,717 4,647
2004 4,667 4,652
2003 4,698 4,623
2002 4,654 4,622
2001 4,600 4,643
2000 4,558 4,665
1990 4,248 4,515