Latest Data (2016)
Population 278,508
Nationwide Rank 72

Quick Facts

Toledo, Ohio is the 72nd largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Toledo, Ohio is a city.

Toledo, Ohio is currently 27.4% smaller than it was in 1970, the year of its peak recorded population.

Toledo, Ohio's growth is extremely below average. 95% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Toledo, Ohio Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
62 Stockton, California 307,072 25.5%
63 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 303,625 -9.0%
64 St. Paul, Minnesota 302,398 5.4%
65 Cincinnati, Ohio 298,800 -9.7%
66 Anchorage, Alaska 298,192 14.4%
67 Henderson, Nevada 292,969 63.4%
68 Greensboro, North Carolina 287,027 25.6%
69 Plano, Texas 286,057 27.5%
70 Newark, New Jersey 281,764 3.3%
71 Lincoln, Nebraska 280,364 23.1%
72 Toledo, Ohio 278,508 -11.2%
73 Orlando, Florida 277,173 42.3%
74 Chula Vista, California 267,172 52.1%
75 Irvine, California 266,122 81.4%
76 Fort Wayne, Indiana 264,488 4.1%
77 Jersey City, New Jersey 264,152 10.0%
78 Durham, North Carolina 263,016 39.2%
79 St. Petersburg, Florida 260,999 4.9%
80 Laredo, Texas 257,156 43.2%
81 Buffalo, New York 256,902 -12.0%
82 Madison, Wisconsin 252,551 20.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Ohio

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
51 Cleveland 385,809 -19.0%
65 Cincinnati 298,800 -9.7%
72 Toledo 278,508 -11.2%
118 Akron 197,633 -8.8%
189 Dayton 140,489 -15.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 278,508 72
2015 279,789 71
2014 281,031 68
2013 282,313 67
2012 284,012 67
2011 285,621 67
2010 287,208 66
2009 316,179 60
2008 316,664 60
2007 316,851 57
2006 316,792 57
2005 316,970 58
2004 316,838 59
2003 316,651 59
2002 315,614 57
2001 314,900 57
2000 313,691 57
1990 332,832 49
1980 354,635 40
1970 383,818 34
1960 318,003 39
1950 303,616 36
1940 282,349 34
1930 290,718 27
1920 243,164 26
1910 168,497 30
1900 131,822 26
1890 81,434 34
1880 50,137 35
1870 31,584 40
1860 13,768 68