Latest Data (2016)
Population 81,545
Nationwide Rank 414

Quick Facts

Westland, Michigan is the 414th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Westland, Michigan is a city.

Westland, Michigan is currently 5.9% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Westland, Michigan's growth is extremely below average. 97% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Westland, Michigan Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
404 Cicero, Illinois 82,992 -2.9%
405 Avondale, Arizona 82,881 122.4%
406 Sioux City, Iowa 82,872 -2.4%
407 Merced, California 82,594 27.7%
408 St. George, Utah 82,318 64.0%
409 Conroe, Texas 82,286 111.4%
410 Pleasanton, California 82,270 27.9%
411 Longview, Texas 82,055 12.5%
412 Medford, Oregon 81,636 23.1%
413 Warwick, Rhode Island 81,579 -5.0%
414 Westland, Michigan 81,545 -5.9%
415 Somerville, Massachusetts 81,322 4.9%
416 Melbourne, Florida 81,185 10.9%
417 Lakewood, California 81,138 2.1%
418 Farmington Hills, Michigan 81,129 -1.1%
419 Cranston, Rhode Island 81,034 2.0%
420 Kennewick, Washington 80,454 35.3%
421 Mountain View, California 80,447 13.8%
422 Napa, California 80,416 10.3%
423 Tustin, California 80,395 18.7%
424 Lynchburg, Virginia 80,212 22.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Michigan

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
195 Warren 135,125 -2.1%
204 Sterling Heights 132,427 6.2%
228 Ann Arbor 120,782 5.3%
239 Lansing 116,020 -2.7%
315 Flint 97,386 -21.9%
333 Dearborn 94,444 -3.4%
334 Livonia 94,041 -6.5%
398 Troy 83,641 3.2%
414 Westland 81,545 -5.9%
418 Farmington Hills 81,129 -1.1%
454 Kalamazoo 75,984 -1.3%
458 Wyoming 75,567 8.6%
478 Rochester Hills 73,422 6.4%
479 Southfield 73,100 -6.6%
597 Taylor 61,177 -7.2%
619 St. Clair Shores 59,775 -5.1%
620 Pontiac 59,698 -11.7%
630 Novi 59,211 24.7%
634 Royal Oak 59,006 -1.6%
671 Dearborn Heights 55,761 -4.4%
741 Kentwood 51,689 13.7%
742 Battle Creek 51,534 -3.4%
774 Saginaw 48,984 -20.4%
779 East Lansing 48,870 4.9%
788 Portage 48,508 7.9%
805 Roseville 47,602 -0.9%
898 Midland 42,096 0.7%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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