Latest Data (2016)
Population 63,002
Nationwide Rank 579

Quick Facts

Waltham, Massachusetts is the 579th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Waltham, Massachusetts is a city.

Waltham, Massachusetts is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Waltham had its largest population ever.

Waltham, Massachusetts's growth is below average. 66% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Waltham, Massachusetts Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
569 Cheyenne, Wyoming 64,019 19.8%
570 Eden Prairie, Minnesota 63,914 15.6%
571 Wellington, Florida 63,900 64.5%
572 Jupiter, Florida 63,813 60.0%
573 Sammamish, Washington 63,773 83.2%
574 Lorain, Ohio 63,730 -7.2%
575 Pico Rivera, California 63,635 0.2%
576 Montebello, California 63,335 1.7%
577 Encinitas, California 63,131 8.5%
578 Auburn, Alabama 63,118 36.1%
579 Waltham, Massachusetts 63,002 6.3%
580 Blaine, Minnesota 62,892 38.3%
581 Haverhill, Massachusetts 62,873 6.3%
582 Rocklin, California 62,787 68.5%
583 Tulare, California 62,779 36.8%
584 Council Bluffs, Iowa 62,524 7.1%
585 Redmond, Washington 62,458 36.8%
586 Coon Rapids, Minnesota 62,359 1.0%
587 North Miami, Florida 62,139 3.9%
588 Hamilton, Ohio 62,127 2.5%
589 Rowlett, Texas 61,999 37.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Massachusetts

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
262 Cambridge 110,651 8.8%
263 Lowell 110,558 5.1%
323 Brockton 95,630 1.2%
329 New Bedford 95,032 1.2%
338 Quincy 93,688 6.0%
342 Lynn 92,697 3.9%
362 Newton 89,045 6.2%
363 Fall River 88,930 -3.4%
415 Somerville 81,322 4.9%
425 Lawrence 80,209 11.1%
579 Waltham 63,002 6.3%
581 Haverhill 62,873 6.3%
605 Malden 60,840 8.0%
655 Medford 57,213 2.7%
659 Taunton 56,843 1.2%
669 Chicopee 55,991 2.2%
670 Weymouth Town 55,972
713 Revere 53,157 12.1%
725 Peabody 52,491 8.5%
758 Methuen 49,917 13.5%
827 Everett 46,340 21.0%
850 Attleboro 44,434 5.9%
854 Barnstable Town 44,254 -7.9%
872 Salem 43,132 6.6%
879 Pittsfield 42,846 -6.2%
907 Leominster 41,663 0.4%
910 Westfield 41,552 3.6%
915 Beverly 41,365 3.8%
935 Fitchburg 40,414 3.5%
939 Holyoke 40,280 0.9%
956 Chelsea 39,699 13.0%
957 Marlborough 39,697 8.4%
963 Woburn 39,452 5.4%
1027 Braintree Town 37,297
1086 Watertown Town 35,025
1147 Franklin Town 33,150

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 63,002 579
2015 63,378 569
2014 63,014 562
2013 62,227 562
2012 61,918 561
2011 61,418 558
2010 60,632 556
2009 60,604 551
2008 60,646 543
2007 60,325 539
2006 60,759 529
2005 60,383 522
2004 60,278 515
2003 58,782 523
2002 58,867 516
2001 59,008 508
2000 59,214 495
1990 57,876 423