Latest Data (2018)
Population 9,396
Nationwide Rank 3195

Quick Facts

Taft, California is the 3,195th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Taft, California is a city.

Taft, California is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Taft had its largest population ever.

Taft, California's growth is about average. 54% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Taft, California Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
3185 Winslow, Arizona 9,427 -1.2%
3186 Lowell, Arkansas 9,422 72.5%
3187 Bladensburg, Maryland 9,421 22.8%
3188 Bastrop, Texas 9,420 72.7%
3189 Pryor Creek, Oklahoma 9,411 6.3%
3190 Cairo, Georgia 9,410 1.5%
3191 Sunbury, Pennsylvania 9,409 -11.1%
3192 Eagle Point, Oregon 9,408 87.4%
3193 Atoka, Tennessee 9,397 149.1%
3194 Greenwood, Arkansas 9,397 30.8%
3195 Taft, California 9,396 6.5%
3196 Hondo, Texas 9,387 18.6%
3197 Tomah, Wisconsin 9,383 11.2%
3198 Yelm, Washington 9,374 187.1%
3199 Mission, Kansas 9,373 -6.4%
3200 Coffeyville, Kansas 9,366 -15.1%
3201 Saline, Michigan 9,363 15.9%
3202 College Place, Washington 9,358 18.6%
3203 Atmore, Alabama 9,354 -9.0%
3204 Liberty, Texas 9,349 13.7%
3205 Augusta, Kansas 9,342 9.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In California

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1927 Chowchilla 18,771 28.8%
1962 Rancho Mirage 18,336 37.1%
1967 Arcata 18,257 9.8%
1984 Arroyo Grande 18,087 13.4%
2004 Santa Fe Springs 17,832 8.3%
2021 Imperial 17,695 129.3%
2022 Moraga 17,692 8.2%
2026 Greenfield 17,648 36.9%
2098 Artesia 16,750 2.0%
2102 El Segundo 16,719 4.1%
2118 Truckee 16,561 18.2%
2124 Coalinga 16,534 4.0%
2168 Ukiah 16,177 4.2%
2181 Laguna Woods 16,046 -8.7%
2198 Ripon 15,896 54.9%
2205 Fillmore 15,809 14.8%
2233 La Palma 15,568 0.6%
2235 Pacific Grove 15,546 0.1%
2247 Clearlake 15,384 16.6%
2258 Parlier 15,286 34.0%
2267 McFarland 15,182 54.4%
2271 Susanville 15,165 -13.4%
2280 Kerman 15,037 71.9%
2340 Livingston 14,427 36.9%
2350 Hawaiian Gardens 14,315 -3.3%
2356 Mill Valley 14,295 4.9%
2359 Red Bluff 14,283 7.5%
2366 California City 14,217 69.4%
2378 Auburn 14,103 13.1%
2389 King City 14,023 25.8%
2463 Grover Beach 13,528 3.2%
2474 Lindsay 13,474 29.2%
2476 Carpinteria 13,457 -5.4%
2480 Palos Verdes Estates 13,404 0.2%
2483 Solana Beach 13,379 2.9%
2504 Avenal 13,218 -9.9%
2510 San Marino 13,186 1.7%
2545 Half Moon Bay 12,973 9.2%
2556 Grass Valley 12,914 8.6%
2570 Commerce 12,808 1.5%
2573 Malibu 12,777 1.5%
2600 Grand Terrace 12,584 7.8%
2607 San Anselmo 12,519 1.0%
2608 Marysville 12,518 1.9%
2621 Tehachapi 12,432 11.5%
2641 Larkspur 12,328 2.5%
2649 Fortuna 12,280 16.8%
2667 Clayton 12,192 12.9%
2680 Emeryville 12,104 72.9%
2681 Healdsburg 12,104 9.7%
2696 Kingsburg 12,041 28.9%
2727 Scotts Valley 11,842 3.8%
2761 Newman 11,658 62.8%
2778 Signal Hill 11,555 22.9%
2783 Los Alamitos 11,529 -0.1%
2802 Hillsborough 11,444 5.7%
2807 Mendota 11,404 43.7%
2829 Canyon Lake 11,267 13.1%
2833 Sonoma 11,248 20.2%
2837 Piedmont 11,238 2.3%
2865 Placerville 11,048 13.6%
2888 Sierra Madre 10,917 2.9%
2915 Farmersville 10,759 22.7%
2943 Morro Bay 10,581 1.8%
2952 Exeter 10,533 14.6%
2971 Anderson 10,476 15.6%
3033 Shasta Lake 10,248 13.3%
3067 Capitola 10,080 0.3%
3126 Corte Madera 9,802 7.6%
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%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 9,396 3,195
2017 9,425 3,175
2016 9,373 3,174
2015 9,495 3,136
2014 8,909 3,253
2013 8,978 3,228
2012 8,954 3,223
2011 9,310 3,127
2010 9,327 3,104
2009 9,032 3,139
2008 9,104 3,106
2007 9,027 3,110
2006 9,051 3,076
2005 9,019 3,057
2004 8,978 3,052
2003 8,992 3,024
2002 8,904 3,034
2001 8,874 3,023
2000 8,817 3,018
1990 6,165 3,531