Latest Data (2015)
Population 53,628
Nationwide Rank 700

Quick Facts

Watsonville, California is the 700th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Watsonville, California is a city.

Watsonville, California is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Watsonville had its largest population ever.

Watsonville, California's growth is about average. 48% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Watsonville, California Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
694 Blue Springs, Missouri 11.6%
695 Cathedral City, California 25.2%
696 Elyria, Ohio -4.0%
697 Wheaton, Illinois -3.3%
698 Commerce City, Colorado 153.9%
699 Hoboken, New Jersey 38.5%
700 Watsonville, California 15.2%
701 Lake Havasu City, Arizona 26.2%
702 Revere, Massachusetts 12.7%
703 West New York, New Jersey 16.0%
704 Yucaipa, California 28.7%
705 Gilroy, California 27.6%
706 Pensacola, Florida -5.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 53,628 700
2014 53,111 698
2013 52,477 699
2012 51,881 699
2011 51,550 698
2010 51,199 696
2009 51,053 690
2008 50,340 693
2007 49,414 701
2006 48,499 708
2005 47,782 705
2004 47,110 710
2003 46,124 726
2002 46,540 706
2001 46,689 693
2000 46,537 683
1990 33,911 811