What is the current population of Atlanta?

Based on the latest 2020 data from the US census, the current population of Atlanta is 506,811. Atlanta, Georgia is the 37th largest city in the US.

What was the peak population of Atlanta?

The current population of Atlanta (506,811) is it's peak population.

How quickly is Atlanta growing?

Atlanta has grown 20.2% since the 2000. Atlanta, Georgia's growth is about average. 50% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Is Atlanta the biggest city in Georgia?

Yes, Atlanta is the biggest city in the state of Georgia based on population. Atlanta is also the only city in Georgia that is among the top 100 biggest cities in the US.

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2019 506,811 37
2018 498,044 37
2017 486,290 38
2016 472,522 38
2015 463,878 39
2014 456,002 39
2013 447,841 40
2012 443,775 40
2011 431,740 40
2010 420,003 40
2009 540,922 33
2008 537,385 33
2007 519,569 33
2006 498,208 34
2005 483,108 34
2004 468,839 35
2003 457,068 37
2002 442,947 39
2001 431,321 39
2000 421,323 40
1990 393,760 38
1980 425,022 29
1970 496,973 27
1960 487,455 24
1950 331,314 33
1940 302,288 28
1930 270,366 32
1920 200,616 33
1910 154,839 31
1900 89,872 43
1890 65,533 42
1880 37,409 49
1870 21,789 61
1860 9,554 99

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2019
27 Las Vegas, Nevada 651,319 34.4%
28 Memphis, Tennessee 651,073 -5.6%
29 Louisville/Jefferson County, Kentucky 617,638 11.4%
30 Baltimore, Maryland 593,490 -8.5%
31 Milwaukee, Wisconsin 590,157 -1.1%
32 Albuquerque, New Mexico 560,513 24.4%
33 Tucson, Arizona 548,073 11.9%
34 Fresno, California 531,576 23.4%
35 Mesa, Arizona 518,012 28.5%
36 Sacramento, California 513,624 25.5%
37 Atlanta, Georgia 506,811 20.2%
38 Kansas City, Missouri 495,327 11.9%
39 Colorado Springs, Colorado 478,221 32.0%
40 Omaha, Nebraska 478,192 16.6%
41 Raleigh, North Carolina 474,069 63.3%
42 Miami, Florida 467,963 28.8%
43 Long Beach, California 462,628 0.0%
44 Virginia Beach, Virginia 449,974 5.4%
45 Oakland, California 433,031 8.0%
46 Minneapolis, Minnesota 429,606 12.3%
47 Tulsa, Oklahoma 401,190 2.1%

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