Place State 2013 Population
1 New York ‐ city New York 8,405,837
2 Los Angeles ‐ city California 3,884,307
3 Chicago ‐ city Illinois 2,718,782
4 Houston ‐ city Texas 2,195,914
5 Philadelphia ‐ city Pennsylvania 1,553,165
6 Phoenix ‐ city Arizona 1,513,367

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7 San Antonio ‐ city Texas 1,409,019
8 San Diego ‐ city California 1,355,896
9 Dallas ‐ city Texas 1,257,676
10 San Jose ‐ city California 998,537
11 Austin ‐ city Texas 885,400
12 Indianapolis ‐ city Indiana 843,393
13 Jacksonville ‐ city Florida 842,583
14 San Francisco ‐ city California 837,442
15 Columbus ‐ city Ohio 822,553

Census Facts

When was the first US Census? 1790
When was the most recent US Census? 2010 - more details
16 Charlotte ‐ city North Carolina 792,862
17 Fort Worth ‐ city Texas 792,727
18 Detroit ‐ city Michigan 688,701
19 El Paso ‐ city Texas 674,433
20 Memphis ‐ city Tennessee 653,450