Latest Data (2015)
Population 176,588
Nationwide Rank 137

Quick Facts

Chattanooga, Tennessee is the 137th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Chattanooga, Tennessee is a city.

Chattanooga, Tennessee is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Chattanooga had its largest population ever.

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

Chattanooga, Tennessee Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
131 Brownsville, Texas 28.2%
132 Newport News, Virginia 1.1%
133 Santa Clarita, California 17.1%
134 Port St. Lucie, Florida 101.1%
135 Providence, Rhode Island 3.0%
136 Fort Lauderdale, Florida 4.3%
137 Chattanooga, Tennessee 12.6%
138 Tempe, Arizona 10.6%
139 Oceanside, California 8.4%
140 Garden Grove, California 6.0%
141 Rancho Cucamonga, California 35.7%
142 Cape Coral, Florida 69.5%
143 Santa Rosa, California 17.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 176,588 137
2014 173,778 141
2013 173,366 136
2012 171,279 138
2011 169,653 137
2010 167,674 138
2009 171,350 140
2008 170,819 137
2007 169,847 136
2006 168,293 134
2005 165,927 136
2004 164,077 136
2003 162,367 133
2002 160,786 134
2001 158,701 133
2000 156,770 132
1990 152,828 117
1980 169,565 87
1960 130,009 93
1950 131,041 74
1940 128,163 66
1930 119,798 67