Latest Data (2017)
Population 62,442
Nationwide Rank 594

Quick Facts

Waltham, Massachusetts is the 594th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Waltham, Massachusetts is a city.

Waltham, Massachusetts is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 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
2000-2017
584 Eastvale, California 63,211
585 Port Orange, Florida 63,203 35.7%
586 Montebello, California 63,192 1.5%
587 Encinitas, California 63,184 8.6%
588 San Marcos, Texas 63,071 73.2%
589 Rowlett, Texas 62,868 39.3%
590 Lehi, Utah 62,712 218.6%
591 Coon Rapids, Minnesota 62,656 1.5%
592 Grand Junction, Colorado 62,475 36.8%
593 La Habra, California 62,466 5.0%
594 Waltham, Massachusetts 62,442 5.4%
595 Brentwood, California 62,433 152.4%
596 Ankeny, Iowa 62,416 126.2%
597 Springfield, Oregon 62,353 16.4%
598 Council Bluffs, Iowa 62,316 6.8%
599 Castle Rock, Colorado 62,276 197.6%
600 North Miami, Florida 62,225 4.1%
601 Hamilton, Ohio 62,092 2.4%
602 Noblesville, Indiana 61,882 105.8%
603 Moore, Oklahoma 61,523 49.0%
604 Burnsville, Minnesota 61,439 1.9%

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

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 62,442 594
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