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Map of Most Populous Cities in Los Angeles County. Los Angeles Almanac Map.

Also see Population of Los Angeles County Cities & Unincorporated Communities, 1990-Most Recent Census
and Most Recent Estimated Populations for Los Angeles County Cities
and Racial/Ethnic Composition of Los Angeles County Cities, 2010 Census

1990, 2000, 2010 Census & 2018 Census Estimate
Populations of 100,000+

City 2018 Census Estimate* Change 2010 - 2018* 2010 Census Change 2000 - 2010 2000 Census Change 1990 - 2000 1990 Census
Los Angeles 3,959,657 +4.40% 3,792,621 + 2.6% 3,694,742 + 6.0% 3,485,398
Long Beach 468,883 +1.43% 462,257 + 0.2% 461,522 + 7.5% 429,433
Santa Clarita 209,478 +18.81% 176,320 + 16.7% 151,088 + 36.6% 110,642
Glendale 200,372 +4.51% 191,719 - 1.7% 194,973 + 8.3% 180,038
Lancaster 159,662 +1.93% 156,633 + 31.9% 118,718 + 22.0% 97,291
Palmdale 156,904 +2.72% 152,750 + 30.9% 116,670 + 69.3% 68,917
Pomona 152,494 +2.31% 149,058 - 0.3% 149,473 + 13.5% 131,723
Torrance 146,392 +0.66% 145,438 + 5.4% 137,946 + 3.6% 133,107
Pasadena 141,246 +3.01% 137,122 + 2.4% 133,936 + 1.8% 131,591
El Monte 115,669 +1.93% 113,475 - 2.1% 115,965 + 4.2% 106,209
Downey 112,901 +1.01% 111,772 + 4.1% 107,323 + 17.4% 91,444
Inglewood 110,327 +0.60% 109,673 - 2.6% 112,580 + 2.7% 109,602
West Covina 107,242 +1.08% 106,098 + 1.0% 105,080 + 9.4% 96,086
Norwalk 105,886 +0.32% 105,549 + 1.2% 104,323 + 10.7% 94,279
Burbank 104,275 +0.90% 103,340 + 3.0% 100,316 + 7.1% 93,643

* The 2018 U.S. Census 5-year estimate is based on American Community Survey data collected from 2013 through 2018. These estimates are issued annually between full Census counts conducted each decade.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau


If the unincorporated community of East Los Angeles were actually an incorporated city, with a 2018 Census estimated population of 119,827, it would rank as Los Angeles County's tenth largest city.