Latest Data (2017)
Population 4,875
Nationwide Rank 4804

Quick Facts

Willits, California is the 4,804th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Willits, California is a city.

Willits, California is currently 4.9% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Willits, California's growth is below average. 72% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4794 Penitas, Texas 4,886 319.3%
4795 Sheridan, Arkansas 4,886 22.2%
4796 Olympia Fields, Illinois 4,884 3.1%
4797 Flora, Illinois 4,882 -3.4%
4798 Columbia, Kentucky 4,881 10.6%
4799 Eagar, Arizona 4,881 20.6%
4800 Harlan, Iowa 4,881 -7.6%
4801 Mount Pleasant, Tennessee 4,878 8.6%
4802 Kingfisher, Oklahoma 4,876 15.5%
4803 Polson, Montana 4,875 16.2%
4804 Willits, California 4,875 -4.0%
4805 Ahoskie, North Carolina 4,874 -1.1%
4806 Denver City, Texas 4,871 23.0%
4807 Flower Hill, New York 4,869 7.9%
4808 Pleasant Garden, North Carolina 4,869 3.1%
4809 Duryea, Pennsylvania 4,866 5.3%
4810 Brent, Alabama 4,864 57.1%
4811 Cicero, Indiana 4,862 11.8%
4812 Carver, Minnesota 4,861 267.1%
4813 Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania 4,857 -5.0%
4814 Sonora, California 4,857 6.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In California

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
3147 Orange Cove 9,604 22.2%
3175 Taft 9,425 6.8%
3229 Tiburon 9,165 5.3%
3262 Rio Vista 9,009 90.7%
3278 Waterford 8,947 27.8%
3317 Calimesa 8,817 24.4%
3320 Cloverdale 8,803 27.2%
3327 Live Oak 8,774 40.7%
3383 Los Altos Hills 8,580 4.1%
3415 Gonzales 8,479 10.2%
3425 Westlake Village 8,440 0.7%
3462 Firebaugh 8,328 28.9%
3498 Pismo Beach 8,237 -3.9%
3502 Rolling Hills Estates 8,226 6.9%
3543 Mammoth Lakes 8,132 14.0%
3629 Ione 7,827 9.2%
3691 Sebastopol 7,666 -1.7%
3694 Orland 7,656 21.0%
3695 Woodlake 7,649 14.6%
3713 Yreka 7,600 4.5%
3714 Fairfax 7,598 3.7%
3715 Corning 7,592 11.4%
3716 Escalon 7,588 24.2%
3719 Ojai 7,582 -3.6%
3727 Calipatria 7,558 2.9%
3742 Hughson 7,498 87.4%
3752 Cotati 7,479 15.0%
3780 Guadalupe 7,370 30.3%
3807 Fort Bragg 7,312 7.0%
3808 Huron 7,311 15.3%
3821 Winters 7,273 17.9%
3833 Atherton 7,238 0.5%
3863 Sausalito 7,141 -2.6%
3965 Loomis 6,809 8.9%
4040 Gridley 6,608 18.6%
4048 Holtville 6,597 17.8%
4086 Fowler 6,495 61.5%
4118 Crescent City 6,399 -14.9%
4184 St. Helena 6,196 4.1%
4246 Willows 6,041 -2.7%
4274 Colusa 5,963 9.7%
4304 Solvang 5,909 10.8%
4315 Villa Park 5,895 -1.1%
4332 Gustine 5,844 22.5%
4439 Woodside 5,564 0.9%
4493 Dos Palos 5,445 23.9%
4508 Indian Wells 5,404 34.0%
4509 La Habra Heights 5,403 -5.7%
4537 Williams 5,349 45.1%
4581 Calistoga 5,273 1.5%
4588 Big Bear Lake 5,262 -3.8%
4639 Buellton 5,135 33.7%
4720 Needles 5,007 1.7%
4804 Willits 4,875 -4.0%
4814 Sonora 4,857 6.5%
4855 Lakeport 4,762 -3.6%
4870 Jackson 4,740 18.8%
4878 Brisbane 4,721 31.2%
4951 Portola Valley 4,611 3.2%
5105 Del Mar 4,363 -0.8%
5331 San Joaquin 4,043 22.8%
5444 Carmel-by-the-Sea 3,897 -4.7%
5483 Wheatland 3,842 63.6%
5508 Angels 3,807 24.9%
5545 Avalon 3,764 20.1%
5549 Bishop 3,760 5.4%
5681 Monte Sereno 3,578 2.6%
5822 Rio Dell 3,408 7.6%
5919 Mount Shasta 3,302 -7.3%
6079 Nevada City 3,136 4.3%
6301 Yountville 2,924 -11.3%
6533 Weed 2,716 -8.4%
6700 Sutter Creek 2,575 11.7%
6746 Alturas 2,540 -11.8%
6825 Ross 2,480 6.4%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 4,875 4,804
2016 4,872 4,789
2015 4,861 4,783
2014 4,861 4,761
2013 4,828 4,766
2012 4,845 4,745
2011 4,855 4,737
2010 4,888 4,700
2009 4,948 4,617
2008 4,938 4,616
2007 4,886 4,615
2006 4,926 4,564
2005 4,983 4,516
2004 5,010 4,480
2003 5,080 4,422
2002 5,073 4,405
2001 5,090 4,387
2000 5,080 4,368
1990 5,127 4,008