Latest Data (2018)
Population 180,557
Nationwide Rank 142

Quick Facts

Chattanooga, Tennessee is the 142nd largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Chattanooga, Tennessee is a city.

Chattanooga, Tennessee is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 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 In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
132 Cape Coral, Florida 189,343 83.2%
133 Shreveport, Louisiana 188,987 -5.7%
134 Frisco, Texas 188,170 433.3%
135 Knoxville, Tennessee 187,500 6.3%
136 Worcester, Massachusetts 185,877 7.7%
137 Brownsville, Texas 183,392 27.9%
138 Vancouver, Washington 183,012 24.8%
139 Fort Lauderdale, Florida 182,595 6.7%
140 Sioux Falls, South Dakota 181,883 44.8%
141 Ontario, California 181,107 14.1%
142 Chattanooga, Tennessee 180,557 15.1%
143 Providence, Rhode Island 179,335 3.1%
144 Newport News, Virginia 178,626 -0.9%
145 Rancho Cucamonga, California 177,751 37.6%
146 Santa Rosa, California 177,586 18.9%
147 Oceanside, California 176,080 8.7%
148 Salem, Oregon 173,442 25.7%
149 Elk Grove, California 172,886 111.6%
150 Garden Grove, California 172,646 4.3%
151 Pembroke Pines, Florida 172,374 24.6%
152 Peoria, Arizona 172,259 55.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Tennessee

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
135 Knoxville 187,500 6.3%
142 Chattanooga 180,557 15.1%
163 Clarksville 156,794 50.8%
188 Murfreesboro 141,344 99.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 180,557 142
2017 179,139 140
2016 177,571 139
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