What is the current population of Watertown?

Based on the latest 2020 data from the US census, the current population of Watertown is 24,838. Watertown, New York is the 1,534th largest city in the US.

What was the peak population of Watertown?

The peak population of Watertown was in 1990, when its population was 29,519. In 1990, Watertown was the 943rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,534th largest city in the US. Watertown is currently 15.9% smaller than it was in 1990.

How quickly is Watertown shrinking?

Watertown has shrunk 6.7% since the year 2000. Watertown, New York's growth is extremely below average. 89% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2019 24,838 1,534
2018 25,290 1,493
2017 25,687 1,460
2016 25,900 1,439
2015 26,780 1,387
2014 27,590 1,341
2013 27,823 1,314
2012 27,900 1,296
2011 27,360 1,314
2010 27,023 1,320
2009 27,489 1,272
2008 27,229 1,273
2007 27,369 1,258
2006 27,351 1,239
2005 27,327 1,233
2004 26,984 1,238
2003 26,746 1,236
2002 26,751 1,223
2001 26,620 1,224
2000 26,624 1,202
1990 29,519 943

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2019
1524 Derby, Kansas 24,943 35.8%
1525 Staunton, Virginia 24,932 4.5%
1526 Wilsonville, Oregon 24,918 73.1%
1527 Clayton, North Carolina 24,887 189.5%
1528 Riverbank, California 24,881 57.4%
1529 Walker, Michigan 24,869 12.8%
1530 Paducah, Kentucky 24,865 -5.3%
1531 Wyandotte, Michigan 24,859 -11.3%
1532 Grandview, Missouri 24,856 0.3%
1533 Paris, Texas 24,847 -3.6%
1534 Watertown, New York 24,838 -6.7%
1535 Selma, California 24,825 25.9%
1536 Ossining, New York 24,812 2.9%
1537 Mount Pleasant, Michigan 24,797 -4.2%
1538 Hazleton, Pennsylvania 24,794 6.5%
1539 South Elgin, Illinois 24,755 49.7%
1540 Auburn Hills, Michigan 24,748 22.8%
1541 Burlington, Iowa 24,713 -7.7%
1542 Melrose Park, Illinois 24,703 6.6%
1543 Ardmore, Oklahoma 24,698 4.3%
1544 Hastings, Nebraska 24,692 -0.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In New York

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2019
794 Troy 49,154 -0.1%
824 Niagara Falls 47,720 -14.0%
867 Binghamton 44,399 -6.0%
900 Freeport 42,956 -1.9%
1033 Valley Stream 37,431 3.0%
1166 Long Beach 33,454 -5.7%
1205 Spring Valley 32,261 39.9%
1209 Rome 32,148 -7.8%
1249 Ithaca 30,837 6.7%
1259 Poughkeepsie 30,515 1.1%
1271 North Tonawanda 30,245 -8.8%
1311 Port Chester 29,163 4.5%
1314 Jamestown 29,058 -8.9%
1322 Harrison 28,943 19.5%
1347 Saratoga Springs 28,212 6.7%
1349 Middletown 28,189 11.1%
1353 Newburgh 28,177 -0.7%
1397 Glen Cove 27,166 1.8%
1407 Elmira 27,054 -12.6%
1425 Kiryas Joel 26,813 101.9%
1427 Lindenhurst 26,801 -3.7%
1458 Auburn 26,173 -8.1%
1534 Watertown 24,838 -6.7%
1536 Ossining 24,812 2.9%
1554 Rockville Centre 24,550 0.0%
1578 Peekskill 24,295 7.8%
1659 Kingston 22,793 -2.8%
1682 Garden City 22,454 2.7%
1816 Lockport 20,305 -8.6%
1884 Plattsburgh 19,515 3.6%
1888 Lynbrook 19,448 -2.4%
1903 Mineola 19,207 -0.1%
1910 Mamaroneck 19,131 3.4%
1943 Cortland 18,670 -0.2%
2009 Scarsdale 17,871 0.1%
2017 Amsterdam 17,766 -3.0%
2025 Lackawanna 17,720 -6.8%
2074 Oswego 17,236 -4.6%
2083 Massapequa Park 17,143 -2.0%
2124 Cohoes 16,687 7.0%
2224 Floral Park 15,844 -0.7%
2235 Rye 15,695 4.8%
2264 Westbury 15,351 6.7%
2292 Kenmore 15,020 -8.3%
2293 Depew 15,011 -9.4%
2319 Gloversville 14,747 -3.9%
2321 Tonawanda 14,745 -8.4%
2356 Batavia 14,379 -11.3%
2362 Glens Falls 14,262 -0.4%
2378 Johnson City 14,161 -8.4%
2412 Beacon 13,968 -5.4%
2420 Oneonta 13,907 5.0%
2482 Olean 13,437 -12.2%
2603 Geneva 12,631 -6.8%
2620 Endicott 12,532 -3.5%

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