Latest Data (2017)
Population 57,139
Nationwide Rank 660

Quick Facts

Taunton, Massachusetts is the 660th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Taunton, Massachusetts is a city.

Taunton, Massachusetts is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Taunton had its largest population ever.

Taunton, Massachusetts's growth is below average. 77% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Taunton, Massachusetts Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
650 Santee, California 58,113 9.5%
651 Corvallis, Oregon 57,961 17.2%
652 Kokomo, Indiana 57,836 23.3%
653 Casper, Wyoming 57,814 16.2%
654 Medford, Massachusetts 57,797 3.8%
655 Gilroy, California 57,664 38.2%
656 Hendersonville, Tennessee 57,517 40.1%
657 Greenwood, Indiana 57,375 56.1%
658 Midwest City, Oklahoma 57,308 5.5%
659 St. Peters, Missouri 57,178 11.0%
660 Taunton, Massachusetts 57,139 1.8%
661 New Brunswick, New Jersey 57,073 18.1%
662 Grand Forks, North Dakota 57,056 15.8%
663 Sarasota, Florida 56,994 8.4%
664 Smyrna, Georgia 56,685 27.3%
665 Tinley Park, Illinois 56,668 15.0%
666 Diamond Bar, California 56,665 0.4%
667 Weymouth Town, Massachusetts 56,664
668 Bradenton, Florida 56,508 12.9%
669 Hanford, California 56,499 34.6%
670 Fountain Valley, California 56,313 2.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In Massachusetts

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
252 Cambridge 113,630 11.7%
262 Lowell 111,346 5.8%
326 Brockton 95,672 1.2%
329 New Bedford 95,120 1.3%
337 Quincy 94,166 6.5%
339 Lynn 94,063 5.4%
366 Fall River 89,420 -2.9%
369 Newton 88,994 6.2%
417 Somerville 81,360 4.9%
428 Lawrence 80,162 11.0%
580 Haverhill 63,639 7.6%
594 Waltham 62,442 5.4%
607 Malden 61,246 8.7%
654 Medford 57,797 3.8%
660 Taunton 57,139 1.8%
667 Weymouth Town 56,664
682 Chicopee 55,515 1.4%
712 Revere 53,993 13.9%
729 Peabody 52,987 9.5%
762 Methuen 50,259 14.3%
836 Everett 46,324 20.9%
855 Attleboro 44,590 6.2%
866 Barnstable Town 44,163 -8.0%
878 Salem 43,415 7.3%
899 Pittsfield 42,591 -6.8%
912 Beverly 41,816 4.9%
915 Westfield 41,700 4.0%
917 Leominster 41,615 0.3%
935 Fitchburg 40,793 4.5%
948 Holyoke 40,341 1.1%
954 Chelsea 40,227 14.5%
960 Marlborough 39,873 8.9%
966 Woburn 39,701 6.0%
1035 Braintree Town 37,156
1079 Watertown Town 35,756
1160 Franklin Town 32,996
1261 Gloucester 30,172 -0.6%
1310 Agawam Town 28,849
1316 West Springfield Town 28,704
1321 Northampton 28,593 -1.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 57,139 660
2016 56,843 659
2015 56,789 655
2014 56,544 652
2013 56,069 649
2012 56,055 642
2011 55,956 635
2010 55,874 628
2009 55,778 616
2008 55,661 601
2007 55,612 591
2006 55,703 585
2005 55,841 581
2004 56,105 577
2003 56,304 558
2002 56,358 551
2001 56,227 541
2000 56,119 533
1990 49,881 528
1880 21,213 91
1870 18,629 78
1860 15,376 58
1850 10,441 62
1840 7,645 52