Latest Data (2018)
Population 90,665
Nationwide Rank 366

Quick Facts

Bellingham, Washington is the 366th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Bellingham, Washington is a city.

Bellingham, Washington is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Bellingham had its largest population ever.

Bellingham, Washington is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 67% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Bellingham, Washington Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
356 Carson, California 91,909 2.1%
357 Tracy, California 91,812 58.1%
358 Redding, California 91,772 12.7%
359 Miami Beach, Florida 91,718 4.1%
360 Chino, California 91,583 30.7%
361 Santa Monica, California 91,411 8.3%
362 Santa Barbara, California 91,350 1.9%
363 Indio, California 91,240 81.3%
364 Suffolk, Virginia 91,185 42.0%
365 Westminster, California 90,938 3.0%
366 Bellingham, Washington 90,665 33.6%
367 Livermore, California 90,269 22.0%
368 San Leandro, California 89,703 12.4%
369 Fall River, Massachusetts 89,661 -2.6%
370 Kirkland, Washington 89,557 98.9%
371 Mount Pleasant, South Carolina 89,338 82.7%
372 Nashua, New Hampshire 89,246 2.8%
373 Norwalk, Connecticut 89,047 7.2%
374 Newton, Massachusetts 88,904 6.1%
375 Reading, Pennsylvania 88,495 8.8%
376 O'Fallon, Missouri 88,472 73.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Washington

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
177 Bellevue 147,599 31.2%
213 Kent 129,618 60.7%
270 Everett 111,262 15.5%
303 Renton 102,153 98.4%
312 Spokane Valley 99,703 23.2%
324 Federal Way 97,044 13.9%
347 Yakima 93,884 12.4%
366 Bellingham 90,665 33.6%
370 Kirkland 89,557 98.9%
411 Kennewick 82,943 39.5%
420 Auburn 81,905 47.6%
474 Pasco 74,778 119.6%
518 Marysville 69,779 137.9%
540 Redmond 67,678 48.2%
567 Sammamish 65,733 88.9%
620 Lakewood 60,538 3.6%
667 Richland 57,303 47.1%
674 Shoreline 56,752 6.6%
741 Olympia 52,555 21.9%
747 Burien 51,908 63.1%
763 Lacey 50,718 60.0%
839 Bothell 46,657 53.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 90,665 366
2017 89,045 367
2016 87,574 376
2015 85,146 385
2014 83,365 389
2013 82,631 390
2012 82,234 383
2011 81,623 382
2010 80,885 383
2009 80,055 381
2008 78,872 383
2007 77,261 388
2006 76,277 387
2005 75,322 391
2004 73,710 399
2003 72,067 404
2002 70,964 406
2001 69,299 414
2000 67,817 417
1990 53,359 477