Latest Data (2015)
Population 153,511
Nationwide Rank 166

Quick Facts

Alexandria, Virginia is the 166th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Alexandria, Virginia is a city.

Alexandria, Virginia is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Alexandria had its largest population ever.

Alexandria, Virginia is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 63% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Alexandria, Virginia Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
160 Hayward, California 12.2%
161 Salinas, California 9.6%
162 Frisco, Texas 337.6%
163 Springfield, Massachusetts 1.6%
164 Pasadena, Texas 8.3%
165 Macon-Bibb County, Georgia
166 Alexandria, Virginia 18.6%
167 Pomona, California 3.4%
168 Lakewood, Colorado 5.6%
169 Sunnyvale, California 15.1%
170 Escondido, California 12.7%
171 Kansas City, Kansas 3.0%
172 Hollywood, Florida 7.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 153,511 166
2014 150,575 166
2013 148,892 165
2012 146,294 169
2011 144,108 172
2010 139,966 176
2009 150,006 158
2008 144,579 163
2007 140,233 169
2006 138,237 172
2005 137,602 170
2004 136,635 169
2003 135,161 171
2002 134,500 170
2001 133,073 166
2000 129,424 167
1990 111,183 171
1860 12,652 74
1850 8,734 74