Place State 2014 Population
1 New York ‐ city New York 8,491,079
2 Los Angeles ‐ city California 3,928,864
3 Chicago ‐ city Illinois 2,722,389
4 Houston ‐ city Texas 2,239,558
5 Philadelphia ‐ city Pennsylvania 1,560,297
6 Phoenix ‐ city Arizona 1,537,058

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7 San Antonio ‐ city Texas 1,436,697
8 San Diego ‐ city California 1,381,069
9 Dallas ‐ city Texas 1,281,047
10 San Jose ‐ city California 1,015,785
11 Austin ‐ city Texas 912,791
12 Jacksonville ‐ city Florida 853,382
13 San Francisco ‐ city California 852,469
14 Indianapolis ‐ city Indiana 848,788
15 Columbus ‐ city Ohio 835,957

Census Facts

When was the first US Census? 1790
When was the most recent US Census? 2010 - more details
16 Fort Worth ‐ city Texas 812,238
17 Charlotte ‐ city North Carolina 809,958
18 Detroit ‐ city Michigan 680,250
19 El Paso ‐ city Texas 679,036
20 Seattle ‐ city Washington 668,342
21 Denver ‐ city Colorado 663,862
22 Washington ‐ city District of Columbia 658,893
23 Memphis ‐ city Tennessee 656,861
24 Boston ‐ city Massachusetts 655,884
25 Nashville-Davidson ‐ met gov Tennessee 644,014
26 Baltimore ‐ city Maryland 622,793
27 Oklahoma City ‐ city Oklahoma 620,602
28 Portland ‐ city Oregon 619,360
29 Las Vegas ‐ city Nevada 613,599
30 Louisville/Jefferson County ‐ met gov Kentucky 612,780
31 Milwaukee ‐ city Wisconsin 599,642
32 Albuquerque ‐ city New Mexico 557,169
33 Tucson ‐ city Arizona 527,972
34 Fresno ‐ city California 515,986
35 Sacramento ‐ city California 485,199
36 Long Beach ‐ city California 473,577
37 Kansas City ‐ city Missouri 470,800
38 Mesa ‐ city Arizona 464,704
39 Atlanta ‐ city Georgia 456,002
40 Virginia Beach ‐ city Virginia 450,980
41 Omaha ‐ city Nebraska 446,599
42 Colorado Springs ‐ city Colorado 445,830
43 Raleigh ‐ city North Carolina 439,896
44 Miami ‐ city Florida 430,332
45 Oakland ‐ city California 413,775
46 Minneapolis ‐ city Minnesota 407,207
47 Tulsa ‐ city Oklahoma 399,682
48 Cleveland ‐ city Ohio 389,521
49 Wichita ‐ city Kansas 388,413
50 New Orleans ‐ city Louisiana 384,320
51 Arlington ‐ city Texas 383,204
52 Bakersfield ‐ city California 368,759
53 Tampa ‐ city Florida 358,699
54 Aurora ‐ city Colorado 353,108
55 Honolulu ‐ cdp Hawaii 350,399
56 Anaheim ‐ city California 346,997
57 Santa Ana ‐ city California 334,909
58 Corpus Christi ‐ city Texas 320,434
59 Riverside ‐ city California 319,504
60 St. Louis ‐ city Missouri 317,419
61 Lexington-Fayette ‐ urb cty Kentucky 310,797
62 Pittsburgh ‐ city Pennsylvania 305,412
63 Stockton ‐ city California 302,389
64 Anchorage ‐ muni Alaska 301,010
65 Cincinnati ‐ city Ohio 298,165
66 St. Paul ‐ city Minnesota 297,640
67 Greensboro ‐ city North Carolina 282,586
68 Toledo ‐ city Ohio 281,031
69 Newark ‐ city New Jersey 280,579
70 Plano ‐ city Texas 278,480
71 Henderson ‐ city Nevada 277,440
72 Lincoln ‐ city Nebraska 272,996
73 Orlando ‐ city Florida 262,372
74 Jersey City ‐ city New Jersey 262,146
75 Chula Vista ‐ city California 260,988
76 Buffalo ‐ city New York 258,703
77 Fort Wayne ‐ city Indiana 258,522
78 Chandler ‐ city Arizona 254,276
79 St. Petersburg ‐ city Florida 253,693
80 Laredo ‐ city Texas 252,309
81 Durham ‐ city North Carolina 251,893
82 Irvine ‐ city California 248,531
83 Madison ‐ city Wisconsin 245,691
84 Norfolk ‐ city Virginia 245,428
85 Lubbock ‐ city Texas 243,839
86 Gilbert ‐ town Arizona 239,277
87 Winston-Salem ‐ city North Carolina 239,269
88 Glendale ‐ city Arizona 237,517
89 Reno ‐ city Nevada 236,995
90 Hialeah ‐ city Florida 235,563
91 Garland ‐ city Texas 235,501
92 Chesapeake ‐ city Virginia 233,371
93 Irving ‐ city Texas 232,406
94 North Las Vegas ‐ city Nevada 230,788
95 Scottsdale ‐ city Arizona 230,512
96 Baton Rouge ‐ city Louisiana 228,895
97 Fremont ‐ city California 228,758
98 Richmond ‐ city Virginia 217,853
99 Boise City ‐ city Idaho 216,282
100 San Bernardino ‐ city California 215,213