Latest Data (2017)
Population 704,621
Nationwide Rank 19

Quick Facts

Denver, Colorado is the 19th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Denver, Colorado is a city.

Denver, Colorado is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Denver had its largest population ever.

Denver, Colorado is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 73% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Denver, Colorado Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
9 Dallas, Texas 1,341,075 12.6%
10 San Jose, California 1,035,317 14.5%
11 Austin, Texas 950,715 41.4%
12 Jacksonville, Florida 892,062 21.1%
13 San Francisco, California 884,363 13.7%
14 Columbus, Ohio 879,170 22.7%
15 Fort Worth, Texas 874,168 60.1%
16 Indianapolis, Indiana 863,002 10.3%
17 Charlotte, North Carolina 859,035 50.7%
18 Seattle, Washington 724,745 28.4%
19 Denver, Colorado 704,621 26.7%
20 Washington, District of Columbia 693,972 21.3%
21 Boston, Massachusetts 685,094 16.0%
22 El Paso, Texas 683,577 21.0%
23 Detroit, Michigan 673,104 -28.7%
24 Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee 667,560 22.2%
25 Memphis, Tennessee 652,236 -5.4%
26 Portland, Oregon 647,805 22.2%
27 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 643,648 26.8%
28 Las Vegas, Nevada 641,676 32.4%
29 Louisville/Jefferson County, Kentucky 621,349 12.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Colorado

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
19 Denver 704,621 26.7%
42 Colorado Springs 464,474 28.2%
54 Aurora 366,623 31.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 704,621 19
2016 693,060 19
2015 682,545 19
2014 663,862 21
2013 649,495 22
2012 634,265 23
2011 619,285 24
2010 600,158 26
2009 610,345 24
2008 593,086 26
2007 578,789 27
2006 568,692 27
2005 561,323 27
2004 558,506 27
2003 558,351 27
2002 561,072 26
2001 564,411 25
2000 556,094 25
1990 467,549 28
1980 492,365 24
1970 514,678 25
1960 493,887 23
1950 415,786 24
1940 322,412 24
1930 287,861 29
1920 256,491 25
1910 213,381 27
1900 133,859 25
1890 106,713 26
1880 35,629 50