Latest Data (2018)
Population 23,625
Nationwide Rank 1606

Quick Facts

Watertown, Wisconsin is the 1,606th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Watertown, Wisconsin is a city.

Watertown, Wisconsin is currently 1.0% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Watertown, Wisconsin's growth is about average. 57% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Watertown, Wisconsin Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1596 Searcy, Arkansas 23,768 22.4%
1597 Rolling Meadows, Illinois 23,748 -3.6%
1598 Pelham, Alabama 23,744 62.2%
1599 Kerrville, Texas 23,729 15.5%
1600 Forney, Texas 23,727 311.3%
1601 Zion, Illinois 23,705 3.0%
1602 Van Buren, Arkansas 23,691 24.1%
1603 Tumwater, Washington 23,688 60.6%
1604 Jacksonville Beach, Florida 23,669 12.7%
1605 Carteret, New Jersey 23,652 13.4%
1606 Watertown, Wisconsin 23,625 8.4%
1607 Belton, Missouri 23,598 7.6%
1608 North Augusta, South Carolina 23,584 32.9%
1609 Benbrook, Texas 23,566 16.3%
1610 Romulus, Michigan 23,554 2.2%
1611 Oakdale, California 23,455 48.5%
1612 South Elgin, Illinois 23,447 41.8%
1613 Greenwood, South Carolina 23,407 4.5%
1614 Oak Harbor, Washington 23,401 18.1%
1615 Lisle, Illinois 23,394 3.4%
1616 Roseburg, Oregon 23,379 15.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In Wisconsin

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
894 Fond du Lac 42,959 1.6%
979 New Berlin 39,733 3.3%
1003 Brookfield 38,770 0.0%
1006 Wausau 38,580 -0.1%
1029 Menomonee Falls 37,671 15.1%
1034 Greenfield 37,358 5.4%
1046 Beloit 37,018 3.3%
1065 Oak Creek 36,470 27.6%
1083 Franklin 35,872 20.8%
1136 Sun Prairie 33,974 63.6%
1180 Manitowoc 32,627 -4.5%
1217 West Bend 31,590 11.4%
1268 Fitchburg 30,170 46.3%
1403 Mount Pleasant 27,014 16.9%
1447 Stevens Point 26,161 3.9%
1450 Superior 26,101 -4.7%
1454 Neenah 26,062 6.1%
1506 Muskego 25,103 17.2%
1508 Caledonia 25,074 5.8%
1510 De Pere 25,020 20.9%
1562 Mequon 24,385 7.5%
1606 Watertown 23,625 8.4%
1765 Pleasant Prairie 20,923 30.0%
1774 South Milwaukee 20,801 -1.8%
1837 Germantown 19,959 8.8%
1843 Howard 19,909 45.3%
1853 Middleton 19,784 25.1%
1915 Fox Crossing 18,911
1935 Onalaska 18,711 25.4%
1965 Marshfield 18,311 -2.8%
1972 Cudahy 18,202 -1.0%
2012 Menasha 17,771 8.3%
2020 Wisconsin Rapids 17,696 -4.3%
2061 Ashwaubenon 17,272 -2.1%
2091 Oconomowoc 16,847 33.8%
2122 Menomonie 16,540 10.4%
2147 Beaver Dam 16,355 6.8%
2158 Kaukauna 16,246 24.0%
2192 River Falls 15,951 25.7%
2214 Bellevue 15,733 32.3%
2251 Hartford 15,329 37.9%
2272 Weston 15,143 24.8%
2289 Whitewater 14,929 10.8%
2304 Salem Lakes 14,809
2322 Pewaukee 14,611 27.9%
2371 Chippewa Falls 14,180 7.0%
2385 Greendale 14,072 -1.9%
2401 Hudson 13,926 55.1%
2403 Waunakee 13,924 53.4%
2408 Allouez 13,897 -10.0%
2414 Whitefish Bay 13,866 -1.9%
2502 Shorewood 13,224 -3.3%
2513 Verona 13,166 77.6%
2533 Stoughton 13,060 4.2%
2534 Plover 13,056 22.3%
2539 Suamico 13,012 47.8%
2563 Glendale 12,846 -3.5%
2613 Fort Atkinson 12,505 7.2%
2645 Harrison 12,305
2676 Baraboo 12,142 12.8%
2703 Platteville 12,015 20.0%
2717 Brown Deer 11,899 -1.8%
2728 Port Washington 11,838 12.7%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 23,625 1,606
2017 23,655 1,589
2016 23,817 1,572
2015 23,819 1,563
2014 23,891 1,544
2013 23,929 1,534
2012 23,957 1,510
2011 23,935 1,500
2010 23,861 1,490
2009 22,939 1,525
2008 23,028 1,507
2007 23,045 1,490
2006 23,004 1,472
2005 22,911 1,455
2004 22,958 1,441
2003 22,821 1,443
2002 22,462 1,454
2001 22,157 1,449
2000 21,779 1,464
1990 19,225 1,423