Latest Data (2015)
Population 148,475
Nationwide Rank 174

Quick Facts

Torrance, California is the 174th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Torrance, California is a city.

Torrance, California is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Torrance had its largest population ever.

Torrance, California's growth is below average. 69% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Torrance, California Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
168 Lakewood, Colorado 5.6%
169 Sunnyvale, California 15.1%
170 Escondido, California 12.7%
171 Kansas City, Kansas 3.0%
172 Hollywood, Florida 7.1%
173 Clarksville, Tennessee 43.5%
174 Torrance, California 7.4%
175 Rockford, Illinois -2.3%
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%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 148,475 174
2014 148,495 172
2013 147,478 171
2012 147,027 167
2011 146,311 164
2010 145,438 165
2009 140,317 173
2008 139,664 173
2007 139,367 172
2006 139,873 167
2005 140,712 164
2004 140,977 163
2003 141,036 162
2002 140,175 161
2001 139,359 160
2000 138,231 159
1990 133,243 138