Latest Data (2018)
Population 81,720
Nationwide Rank 421

Quick Facts

Westland, Michigan is the 421st largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Westland, Michigan is a city.

Westland, Michigan is currently 5.7% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Westland, Michigan's growth is extremely below average. 96% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Westland, Michigan Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
411 Kennewick, Washington 82,943 39.5%
412 Goodyear, Arizona 82,835 321.8%
413 Melbourne, Florida 82,826 13.2%
414 Buena Park, California 82,421 5.5%
415 Sioux City, Iowa 82,396 -3.0%
416 Pleasanton, California 82,372 28.1%
417 Medford, Oregon 82,347 24.1%
418 Fort Myers, Florida 82,254 58.2%
419 Lynchburg, Virginia 82,126 25.8%
420 Auburn, Washington 81,905 47.6%
421 Westland, Michigan 81,720 -5.7%
422 Longview, Texas 81,647 11.9%
423 Cicero, Illinois 81,597 -4.5%
424 Manteca, California 81,592 61.8%
425 Somerville, Massachusetts 81,562 5.2%
426 Cranston, Rhode Island 81,274 2.3%
427 Farmington Hills, Michigan 81,093 -1.1%
428 Springdale, Arkansas 81,029 69.3%
429 Franklin, Tennessee 80,914 74.4%
430 Deerfield Beach, Florida 80,863 8.6%
431 Warwick, Rhode Island 80,847 -5.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In Michigan

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
202 Warren 134,587 -2.5%
209 Sterling Heights 132,964 6.6%
231 Ann Arbor 121,890 6.3%
240 Lansing 118,427 -0.7%
331 Flint 95,943 -23.0%
343 Dearborn 94,333 -3.5%
346 Livonia 93,971 -6.6%
406 Troy 84,272 4.0%
421 Westland 81,720 -5.7%
427 Farmington Hills 81,093 -1.1%
459 Kalamazoo 76,545 -0.6%
464 Wyoming 75,820 9.0%
476 Rochester Hills 74,696 8.3%
492 Southfield 73,158 -6.5%
614 Taylor 61,148 -7.3%
617 Novi 60,951 28.3%
632 Pontiac 59,772 -11.6%
637 Royal Oak 59,461 -0.8%
639 St. Clair Shores 59,409 -5.7%
687 Dearborn Heights 55,616 -4.7%
748 Kentwood 51,868 14.1%
758 Battle Creek 51,247 -3.9%
791 Portage 49,216 9.5%
806 Saginaw 48,323 -21.5%
814 East Lansing 47,988 3.0%
826 Roseville 47,377 -1.4%
920 Midland 41,800 0.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 81,720 421
2017 81,747 413
2016 81,545 414
2015 82,000 406
2014 82,314 399
2013 82,578 391
2012 82,883 377
2011 83,253 372
2010 84,094 363
2009 77,288 396
2008 78,847 384
2007 80,907 363
2006 83,015 350
2005 84,350 336
2004 85,384 322
2003 85,898 317
2002 86,610 307
2001 86,939 302
2000 86,699 294
1990 84,457 260