Latest Data (2017)
Population 23,655
Nationwide Rank 1589

Quick Facts

Watertown, Wisconsin is the 1,589th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Watertown, Wisconsin is a city.

Watertown, Wisconsin is currently 0.9% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Watertown, Wisconsin's growth is about average. 56% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Watertown, Wisconsin Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1579 North Platte, Nebraska 23,888 -0.1%
1580 Crestview, Florida 23,856 59.3%
1581 Decatur, Georgia 23,832 30.5%
1582 Pooler, Georgia 23,816 247.6%
1583 Centerville, Ohio 23,787 3.2%
1584 Muscatine, Iowa 23,782 4.7%
1585 Faribault, Minnesota 23,750 13.2%
1586 Conway, South Carolina 23,714 86.0%
1587 Corsicana, Texas 23,683 -3.6%
1588 Derby, Kansas 23,673 28.9%
1589 Watertown, Wisconsin 23,655 8.6%
1590 Maywood, Illinois 23,640 -12.3%
1591 Oxford, Mississippi 23,639 72.8%
1592 Newberg, Oregon 23,609 28.7%
1593 Benbrook, Texas 23,590 16.4%
1594 Jacksonville Beach, Florida 23,518 12.0%
1595 Van Buren, Arkansas 23,509 23.1%
1596 Pelham, Alabama 23,493 60.5%
1597 Greenbelt, Maryland 23,489 10.7%
1598 Belton, Missouri 23,480 7.0%
1599 Wadsworth, Ohio 23,476 26.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Wisconsin

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
891 Fond du Lac 42,809 1.3%
964 New Berlin 39,740 3.4%
996 Wausau 38,739 0.3%
1013 Brookfield 38,045 -1.8%
1031 Menomonee Falls 37,443 14.4%
1044 Greenfield 36,827 3.9%
1048 Beloit 36,773 2.6%
1059 Oak Creek 36,354 27.2%
1066 Franklin 36,143 21.7%
1162 Sun Prairie 32,894 58.4%
1175 Manitowoc 32,697 -4.3%
1204 West Bend 31,596 11.4%
1285 Fitchburg 29,485 43.0%
1419 Mount Pleasant 26,525 14.8%
1431 Stevens Point 26,293 4.5%
1435 Superior 26,194 -4.3%
1443 Neenah 25,951 5.6%
1499 De Pere 25,034 21.0%
1502 Caledonia 25,002 5.5%
1503 Muskego 24,996 16.7%
1560 Mequon 24,159 6.5%
1589 Watertown 23,655 8.6%
1746 South Milwaukee 20,988 -1.0%
1764 Pleasant Prairie 20,762 29.0%
1822 Germantown 19,982 9.0%
1850 Middleton 19,660 24.3%
1853 Howard 19,634 43.3%
1922 Onalaska 18,712 25.4%
1954 Marshfield 18,405 -2.3%
1962 Cudahy 18,282 -0.5%
2001 Wisconsin Rapids 17,806 -3.7%
2010 Menasha 17,748 8.1%
2049 Ashwaubenon 17,271 -2.1%
2093 Oconomowoc 16,717 32.8%
2124 Menomonie 16,429 9.6%
2130 Beaver Dam 16,369 6.9%
2162 Kaukauna 16,086 22.7%
2203 Bellevue 15,687 31.9%
2227 River Falls 15,510 22.2%
2258 Weston 15,167 25.0%
2267 Hartford 15,064 35.5%
2318 Whitewater 14,540 7.9%
2325 Pewaukee 14,476 26.7%
2358 Greendale 14,159 -1.3%
2369 Chippewa Falls 14,035 5.9%
2389 Whitefish Bay 13,950 -1.3%
2396 Allouez 13,886 -10.0%
2416 Waunakee 13,755 51.5%
2426 Hudson 13,706 52.7%
2473 Shorewood 13,338 -2.5%
2507 Verona 13,107 76.8%
2511 Stoughton 13,088 4.4%
2554 Suamico 12,816 45.6%
2560 Plover 12,772 19.6%
2572 Glendale 12,728 -4.4%
2605 Fort Atkinson 12,482 7.0%
2611 Platteville 12,457 24.4%
2658 Baraboo 12,164 13.1%
2692 Brown Deer 11,964 -1.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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