Latest Data (2017)
Population 16,736
Nationwide Rank 2089

Quick Facts

Tahlequah, Oklahoma is the 2,089th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Tahlequah, Oklahoma is a city.

Tahlequah, Oklahoma is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Tahlequah had its largest population ever.

Tahlequah, Oklahoma's growth is about average. 47% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Tahlequah, Oklahoma Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2079 Norcross, Georgia 16,845 99.7%
2080 Siloam Springs, Arkansas 16,842 52.8%
2081 Springfield, Tennessee 16,838 16.5%
2082 Norwalk, Ohio 16,824 1.3%
2083 Washington, Illinois 16,811 43.2%
2084 Clayton, Missouri 16,805 5.4%
2085 Bristol, Virginia 16,790 -3.0%
2086 Coalinga, California 16,766 5.4%
2087 La Marque, Texas 16,766 22.3%
2088 Otsego, Minnesota 16,755 157.7%
2089 Tahlequah, Oklahoma 16,736 14.6%
2090 Danville, Kentucky 16,735 8.1%
2091 Mercedes, Texas 16,734 18.6%
2092 Tifton, Georgia 16,733 6.3%
2093 Oconomowoc, Wisconsin 16,717 32.8%
2094 Sevierville, Tennessee 16,716 35.8%
2095 Seagoville, Texas 16,715 53.8%
2096 Defiance, Ohio 16,687 0.3%
2097 Perry, Georgia 16,684 62.8%
2098 Pendleton, Oregon 16,677 -0.3%
2099 Mount Vernon, Ohio 16,659 5.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Oklahoma

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1219 Shawnee 31,232 7.1%
1395 Yukon 26,830 27.4%
1401 Bixby 26,724 97.4%
1521 Ardmore 24,779 4.7%
1556 Ponca City 24,220 -6.6%
1652 Jenks 22,578 132.8%
1656 Duncan 22,484 0.0%
1691 Del City 21,798 -1.5%
1725 Mustang 21,222 60.3%
1757 Sapulpa 20,843 3.4%
1825 Sand Springs 19,909 13.3%
1871 Bethany 19,402 -4.4%
1905 El Reno 18,948 16.9%
1911 Altus 18,849 -11.5%
1921 Claremore 18,729 17.8%
1979 McAlester 18,044 1.5%
2004 Durant 17,764 25.2%
2047 Ada 17,280 7.5%
2089 Tahlequah 16,736 14.6%
2145 Chickasha 16,276 2.2%
2407 Glenpool 13,814 64.0%
2490 Miami 13,212 -3.6%
2596 Choctaw 12,524 31.5%
2643 Woodward 12,268 3.9%
2688 Okmulgee 11,998 -7.6%
2715 Weatherford 11,832 19.8%
2766 Elk City 11,555 10.1%
2768 Guymon 11,545 9.4%
2799 Guthrie 11,350 14.3%
3000 Warr Acres 10,333 6.2%
3080 Newcastle 9,912 78.7%
3132 Coweta 9,668 30.8%
3181 The Village 9,407 -7.3%
3186 Pryor Creek 9,390 6.1%
3236 Clinton 9,145 3.5%
3293 Wagoner 8,904 15.6%
3303 Poteau 8,866 10.7%
3361 Blanchard 8,690 77.8%
3411 Sallisaw 8,489 5.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 16,736 2,089
2016 16,741 2,076
2015 16,598 2,076
2014 16,496 2,074
2013 16,359 2,082
2012 16,333 2,068
2011 16,053 2,083
2010 15,753 2,106
2009 16,666 1,991
2008 16,522 1,996
2007 16,108 2,015
2006 16,194 1,987
2005 15,962 1,982
2004 15,784 1,976
2003 15,413 2,003
2002 15,178 2,008
2001 14,926 2,030
2000 14,598 2,047
1990 11,084 2,273