Latest Data (2015)
Population 144,142
Nationwide Rank 182

Quick Facts

Syracuse, New York is the 182nd largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Syracuse, New York is a city.

Syracuse, New York is currently 34.7% smaller than it was in 1950, the year of its peak recorded population.

Syracuse, New York's growth is extremely below average. 94% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Syracuse, New York Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
176 Joliet, Illinois 36.6%
177 Paterson, New Jersey -1.0%
178 Bridgeport, Connecticut 5.7%
179 Naperville, Illinois 13.7%
180 Savannah, Georgia 9.7%
181 Mesquite, Texas 15.8%
182 Syracuse, New York -1.3%
183 Pasadena, California 5.7%
184 Orange, California 8.5%
185 Fullerton, California 11.3%
186 Killeen, Texas 56.2%
187 Dayton, Ohio -15.2%
188 McAllen, Texas 31.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 144,142 182
2014 144,263 182
2013 144,669 177
2012 144,170 175
2011 144,392 170
2010 145,170 166
2009 138,560 176
2008 138,629 174
2007 138,912 173
2006 139,743 168
2005 140,939 163
2004 142,052 161
2003 143,189 158
2002 144,143 153
2001 145,056 151
2000 146,070 147
1990 163,855 108
1980 170,105 86
1970 197,208 66
1960 216,038 53
1950 220,583 47
1940 205,967 41
1930 209,326 40
1920 171,717 37
1910 137,249 34
1900 108,374 30
1890 88,143 31
1880 51,792 32
1870 43,051 29
1860 28,119 30
1850 22,271 28