Latest Data (2016)
Population 54,516
Nationwide Rank 694

Quick Facts

West Haven, Connecticut is the 694th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

West Haven, Connecticut is a city.

West Haven, Connecticut is currently 1.9% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

West Haven, Connecticut's growth is below average. 71% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

West Haven, Connecticut Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
684 Manhattan, Kansas 54,983 20.2%
685 Highland, California 54,939 22.4%
686 Paramount, California 54,909 -0.8%
687 Commerce City, Colorado 54,869 159.4%
688 Huntersville, North Carolina 54,839 109.7%
689 Euless, Texas 54,769 18.4%
690 Pocatello, Idaho 54,746 6.1%
691 Carson City, Nevada 54,742 4.1%
692 Colton, California 54,712 13.8%
693 Casa Grande, Arizona 54,534 102.4%
694 West Haven, Connecticut 54,516 4.0%
695 Rosemead, California 54,500 1.6%
696 Blue Springs, Missouri 54,431 12.2%
697 Hoboken, New Jersey 54,379 40.4%
698 Normal, Illinois 54,264 18.9%
699 Bonita Springs, Florida 54,198 64.0%
700 Mount Prospect, Illinois 54,171 -3.6%
701 Cathedral City, California 54,056 25.8%
702 Watsonville, California 53,796 15.5%
703 Pensacola, Florida 53,779 -4.1%
704 Palm Beach Gardens, Florida 53,778 48.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Connecticut

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
274 Waterbury 108,272 0.8%
366 Norwalk 88,438 6.4%
388 Danbury 84,992 13.1%
483 New Britain 72,558 1.3%
615 Bristol 60,147 -0.2%
621 Meriden 59,622 2.3%
694 West Haven 54,516 4.0%
723 Milford 52,536 3.6%
824 Middletown 46,544 1.8%
918 Shelton 41,334 8.2%
959 Norwich 39,556 9.4%
1103 Torrington 34,646 -1.6%
1205 Naugatuck 31,392 1.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 54,516 694
2015 54,927 683
2014 54,905 677
2013 55,046 662
2012 55,404 649
2011 55,488 642
2010 55,564 630
2009 53,007 660
2008 52,968 651
2007 52,426 652
2006 52,594 634
2005 52,653 630
2004 52,736 618
2003 52,788 616
2002 52,595 606
2001 52,416 600
2000 52,372 593
1990 54,299 465