Latest Data (2017)
Population 51,671
Nationwide Rank 745

Quick Facts

Burien, Washington is the 745th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Burien, Washington is a city.

Burien, Washington is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Burien had its largest population ever.

Burien, Washington is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 85% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Burien, Washington Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
735 Elkhart, Indiana 52,558 -0.1%
736 Glendora, California 52,445 5.9%
737 Apple Valley, Minnesota 52,435 14.1%
738 Joplin, Missouri 52,288 14.5%
739 Oak Park, Illinois 52,261 -0.4%
740 Placentia, California 52,157 11.7%
741 Edina, Minnesota 51,958 9.6%
742 La Crosse, Wisconsin 51,834 -0.2%
743 Kentwood, Michigan 51,747 13.9%
744 Aliso Viejo, California 51,671 29.1%
745 Burien, Washington 51,671 62.4%
746 Olympia, Washington 51,609 19.7%
747 Hoffman Estates, Illinois 51,567 3.7%
748 Apopka, Florida 51,564 85.4%
749 Florissant, Missouri 51,443 -4.5%
750 Grand Island, Nebraska 51,390 18.0%
751 Plainfield, New Jersey 51,327 7.2%
752 Battle Creek, Michigan 51,286 -3.8%
753 St. Cloud, Florida 51,282 133.4%
754 Logan, Utah 51,115 19.6%
755 Coral Gables, Florida 51,095 19.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Washington

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
302 Renton 101,379 96.9%
313 Spokane Valley 97,847 20.9%
320 Federal Way 96,690 13.5%
342 Yakima 93,667 12.2%
367 Bellingham 89,045 31.3%
370 Kirkland 88,630 96.8%
414 Kennewick 81,607 37.3%
423 Auburn 80,776 45.6%
486 Pasco 73,013 114.4%
517 Marysville 68,864 134.7%
571 Sammamish 64,548 85.4%
574 Redmond 64,291 40.8%
619 Lakewood 60,296 3.2%
671 Richland 56,243 44.4%
673 Shoreline 56,189 5.6%
745 Burien 51,671 62.4%
746 Olympia 51,609 19.7%
770 Lacey 49,748 57.0%
843 Bothell 45,533 49.4%
907 Edmonds 42,209 6.7%
929 Bremerton 41,041 10.2%
931 Puyallup 41,001 18.7%
1005 Lynnwood 38,273 13.1%
1025 Longview 37,602 8.3%
1030 Issaquah 37,487 116.6%
1100 Mount Vernon 35,051 30.9%
1127 Wenatchee 33,962 18.1%
1144 University Place 33,401 11.2%
1148 Pullman 33,354 33.2%
1164 Walla Walla 32,854 7.6%
1168 Lake Stevens 32,785 159.2%
1218 Des Moines 31,238 5.5%
1298 SeaTac 29,140 14.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 51,671 745
2016 50,997 749
2015 50,467 748
2014 50,188 748
2013 49,858 747
2012 49,410 743
2011 48,734 750
2010 33,313 1,079
2009 31,920 1,108
2008 31,568 1,106
2007 31,294 1,103
2006 31,145 1,096
2005 30,812 1,096
2004 30,883 1,081
2003 31,039 1,063
2002 31,401 1,041
2001 31,675 1,018
2000 31,810 1,008
1990 28,040 996