Latest Data (2017)
Population 611,648
Nationwide Rank 30

Quick Facts

Baltimore, Maryland is the 30th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Baltimore, Maryland is a city.

Baltimore, Maryland is currently 35.6% smaller than it was in 1950, the year of its peak recorded population.

Baltimore, Maryland's growth is extremely below average. 89% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Baltimore, Maryland Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
20 Washington, District of Columbia 693,972 21.3%
21 Boston, Massachusetts 685,094 16.0%
22 El Paso, Texas 683,577 21.0%
23 Detroit, Michigan 673,104 -28.7%
24 Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee 667,560 22.2%
25 Memphis, Tennessee 652,236 -5.4%
26 Portland, Oregon 647,805 22.2%
27 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 643,648 26.8%
28 Las Vegas, Nevada 641,676 32.4%
29 Louisville/Jefferson County, Kentucky 621,349 12.1%
30 Baltimore, Maryland 611,648 -5.7%
31 Milwaukee, Wisconsin 595,351 -0.2%
32 Albuquerque, New Mexico 558,545 23.9%
33 Tucson, Arizona 535,677 9.4%
34 Fresno, California 527,438 22.4%
35 Sacramento, California 501,901 22.6%
36 Mesa, Arizona 496,401 23.2%
37 Kansas City, Missouri 488,943 10.5%
38 Atlanta, Georgia 486,290 15.4%
39 Long Beach, California 469,450 1.5%
40 Omaha, Nebraska 466,893 13.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 611,648 30
2016 614,664 30
2015 621,849 29
2014 622,793 26
2013 622,104 26
2012 621,342 26
2011 620,216 23
2010 620,961 21
2009 637,418 21
2008 638,091 20
2007 640,150 20
2006 640,961 20
2005 640,064 18
2004 641,004 18
2003 642,324 18
2002 642,246 18
2001 645,253 18
2000 648,654 18
1990 736,014 12
1980 786,775 10
1970 905,759 7
1960 939,024 6
1950 949,708 6
1940 859,100 7
1930 804,874 8
1920 733,826 8
1910 558,485 7
1900 508,957 6
1890 434,439 7
1880 332,313 7
1870 267,354 6
1860 212,418 4
1850 169,054 2
1840 102,313 2