Latest Data (2018)
Population 602,495
Nationwide Rank 30

Quick Facts

Baltimore, Maryland is the 30th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Baltimore, Maryland is a city.

Baltimore, Maryland is currently 36.6% smaller than it was in 1950, the year of its peak recorded population.

Baltimore, Maryland's growth is extremely below average. 91% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Baltimore, Maryland Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
20 Washington, District of Columbia 702,455 22.8%
21 Boston, Massachusetts 694,583 17.6%
22 El Paso, Texas 682,669 20.8%
23 Detroit, Michigan 672,662 -28.8%
24 Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee 669,053 22.5%
25 Portland, Oregon 653,115 23.2%
26 Memphis, Tennessee 650,618 -5.7%
27 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 649,021 27.8%
28 Las Vegas, Nevada 644,644 33.0%
29 Louisville/Jefferson County, Kentucky 620,118 11.9%
30 Baltimore, Maryland 602,495 -7.1%
31 Milwaukee, Wisconsin 592,025 -0.8%
32 Albuquerque, New Mexico 560,218 24.3%
33 Tucson, Arizona 545,975 11.5%
34 Fresno, California 530,093 23.0%
35 Mesa, Arizona 508,958 26.3%
36 Sacramento, California 508,529 24.2%
37 Atlanta, Georgia 498,044 18.2%
38 Kansas City, Missouri 491,918 11.2%
39 Colorado Springs, Colorado 472,688 30.5%
40 Miami, Florida 470,914 29.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 602,495 30
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