Latest Data (2017)
Population 17,216
Nationwide Rank 2054

Quick Facts

Centralia, Washington is the 2,054th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Centralia, Washington is a city.

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

Centralia, Washington's growth is about average. 45% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Centralia, Washington Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2044 New Castle, Indiana 17,351 -10.0%
2045 North Canton, Ohio 17,290 3.3%
2046 Portland, Texas 17,287 15.8%
2047 Ada, Oklahoma 17,280 7.5%
2048 Alton, Texas 17,278 106.1%
2049 Ashwaubenon, Wisconsin 17,271 -2.1%
2050 Massapequa Park, New York 17,266 -1.3%
2051 West Columbia, South Carolina 17,265 29.1%
2052 St. John, Indiana 17,259 99.5%
2053 Shorewood, Illinois 17,249 112.8%
2054 Centralia, Washington 17,216 15.9%
2055 East Cleveland, Ohio 17,187 -36.7%
2056 Clive, Iowa 17,172 32.1%
2057 Hurricane, Utah 17,135 105.0%
2058 La Vista, Nebraska 17,116 44.9%
2059 South Ogden, Utah 17,101 19.3%
2060 Huntington, Indiana 17,084 -3.4%
2061 Kingsland, Georgia 17,077 57.1%
2062 Lemont, Illinois 17,075 26.2%
2063 Poplar Bluff, Missouri 17,070 0.6%
2064 Sunland Park, New Mexico 17,061 27.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Washington

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
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%
1457 Maple Valley 25,758 81.3%
1482 Mercer Island 25,261 14.4%
1537 Bainbridge Island 24,522 20.1%
1606 Camas 23,331 80.6%
1607 Moses Lake 23,328 51.0%
1612 Oak Harbor 23,187 17.1%
1626 Tumwater 22,973 55.8%
1632 Kenmore 22,867 22.1%
1715 Mukilteo 21,469 18.5%
1721 Mountlake Terrace 21,337 4.3%
1753 Covington 20,916 47.4%
1758 Mill Creek 20,832 48.8%
1770 Bonney Lake 20,675 74.1%
1778 Battle Ground 20,576 104.9%
1798 Ellensburg 20,326 30.7%
1812 Tukwila 20,144 17.3%
1831 Port Angeles 19,872 7.8%
1883 Arlington 19,212 54.0%
1917 Monroe 18,789 35.1%
2054 Centralia 17,216 15.9%
2066 Anacortes 16,953 16.1%
2121 Aberdeen 16,462 0.2%
2128 Sunnyside 16,407 15.4%
2200 Washougal 15,711 79.6%
2311 West Richland 14,596 71.9%
2347 Lynden 14,259 48.9%
2372 Ferndale 14,026 57.0%
2377 Port Orchard 13,997 79.2%
2381 East Wenatchee 13,983 19.5%
2458 Snoqualmie 13,500 634.4%
2471 Lake Forest Park 13,392 4.2%
2614 Cheney 12,446 40.5%
2665 Kelso 12,130 2.2%
2689 Woodinville 11,997 22.1%
2714 Sedro-Woolley 11,838 32.2%
2721 Enumclaw 11,784 6.2%
2744 Newcastle 11,681 48.1%
2823 Edgewood 11,213 22.8%
2843 Grandview 11,129 31.0%
2915 Poulsbo 10,670 50.2%
3032 Fife 10,154 111.4%
3034 Shelton 10,146 19.9%
3047 Sumner 10,093 17.0%
3049 Snohomish 10,089 13.2%
3082 Liberty Lake 9,893 182.4%
3155 Port Townsend 9,551 14.1%
3163 Gig Harbor 9,507 44.6%
3165 DuPont 9,487 279.3%
3210 College Place 9,258 17.4%
3240 Yelm 9,125 179.4%
3291 Toppenish 8,906 -1.0%
3325 Burlington 8,783 27.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 17,216 2,054
2016 16,982 2,050
2015 16,753 2,060
2014 16,623 2,061
2013 16,660 2,047
2012 16,505 2,049
2011 16,535 2,042
2010 16,336 2,041
2009 15,699 2,083
2008 15,666 2,069
2007 15,597 2,058
2006 15,388 2,061
2005 15,201 2,067
2004 15,045 2,059
2003 14,927 2,056
2002 14,830 2,055
2001 14,795 2,039
2000 14,853 2,020
1990 13,012 1,978