Latest Data (2013)
Population 649,495
Nationwide Rank 22

Quick Facts

Denver, Colorado is the 22nd largest city in the United States as of 2013.

Denver, Colorado is a city.

Denver, Colorado is as large as it has ever been. In 2013 Denver had its largest population ever.

Denver, Colorado is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 70% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Denver, Colorado Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2013
16 Charlotte, North Carolina 39.1%
17 Fort Worth, Texas 45.1%
18 Detroit, Michigan -27.1%
19 El Paso, Texas 19.4%
20 Memphis, Tennessee -5.3%
21 Seattle, Washington 15.6%
22 Denver, Colorado 16.7%
23 Washington, District of Columbia 13.0%
24 Boston, Massachusetts 9.4%
25 Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee 16.2%
26 Baltimore, Maryland -4.0%
27 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 20.2%
28 Louisville/Jefferson County, Kentucky 10.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2013 649,495 22
2012 634,265 23
2011 619,285 24
2010 600,158 26
2009 610,345 24
2008 593,086 26
2007 578,789 27
2006 568,692 27
2005 561,323 27
2004 558,506 27
2003 558,351 27
2002 561,072 26
2001 564,411 25
2000 556,094 25
1990 467,549 28
1980 492,365 24
1970 514,678 25
1960 493,887 23
1950 415,786 24
1940 322,412 24
1930 287,861 29
1920 256,491 25
1910 213,381 27
1900 133,859 25
1890 106,713 26
1880 35,629 50