Latest Data (2017)
Population 81,747
Nationwide Rank 413

Quick Facts

Westland, Michigan is the 413th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

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
2000-2017
403 Bryan, Texas 84,021 27.4%
404 Troy, Michigan 83,813 3.4%
405 Santa Fe, New Mexico 83,776 32.3%
406 Merced, California 83,081 28.5%
407 Buena Park, California 83,015 6.3%
408 Pleasanton, California 83,007 29.1%
409 Cicero, Illinois 82,552 -3.4%
410 Sioux City, Iowa 82,514 -2.8%
411 Melbourne, Florida 82,011 12.1%
412 Medford, Oregon 81,780 23.3%
413 Westland, Michigan 81,747 -5.7%
414 Kennewick, Washington 81,607 37.3%
415 Longview, Texas 81,522 11.7%
416 Mountain View, California 81,438 15.2%
417 Somerville, Massachusetts 81,360 4.9%
418 Cranston, Rhode Island 81,202 2.2%
419 Farmington Hills, Michigan 81,050 -1.2%
420 Lynchburg, Virginia 80,995 24.0%
421 Lakewood, California 80,967 1.9%
422 Warwick, Rhode Island 80,871 -5.9%
423 Auburn, Washington 80,776 45.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In Michigan

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
200 Warren 135,022 -2.2%
207 Sterling Heights 132,631 6.3%
230 Ann Arbor 121,477 5.9%
239 Lansing 116,986 -1.9%
321 Flint 96,448 -22.6%
334 Dearborn 94,491 -3.4%
338 Livonia 94,105 -6.5%
404 Troy 83,813 3.4%
413 Westland 81,747 -5.7%
419 Farmington Hills 81,050 -1.2%
460 Wyoming 75,938 9.1%
463 Kalamazoo 75,807 -1.5%
477 Rochester Hills 74,205 7.6%
482 Southfield 73,208 -6.5%
606 Taylor 61,276 -7.1%
629 Pontiac 59,792 -11.6%
630 Novi 59,715 25.7%
632 St. Clair Shores 59,635 -5.3%
637 Royal Oak 59,112 -1.4%
680 Dearborn Heights 55,758 -4.4%
743 Kentwood 51,747 13.9%
752 Battle Creek 51,286 -3.8%
788 East Lansing 48,844 4.8%
790 Portage 48,816 8.6%
796 Saginaw 48,677 -20.9%
819 Roseville 47,501 -1.1%
909 Midland 41,950 0.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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