Latest Data (2017)
Population 20,326
Nationwide Rank 1798

Quick Facts

Ellensburg, Washington is the 1,798th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Ellensburg, Washington is a city.

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

Ellensburg, Washington is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 72% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Ellensburg, Washington Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1788 Ashland, Ohio 20,455 -3.7%
1789 Elko, Nevada 20,451 20.4%
1790 Portsmouth, Ohio 20,443 -2.0%
1791 Elmwood Park, New Jersey 20,429 7.9%
1792 Clemmons, North Carolina 20,420 29.0%
1793 La CaƱada Flintridge, California 20,413
1794 Pickerington, Ohio 20,402 103.4%
1795 Mountain Brook, Alabama 20,381 -1.9%
1796 Dickinson, Texas 20,359 18.9%
1797 Forney, Texas 20,336 252.5%
1798 Ellensburg, Washington 20,326 30.7%
1799 Prosper, Texas 20,312 776.6%
1800 Mokena, Illinois 20,293 37.6%
1801 Rolla, Missouri 20,293 23.1%
1802 Sulphur, Louisiana 20,278 -0.8%
1803 Columbia Heights, Minnesota 20,254 9.3%
1804 American Canyon, California 20,247 104.3%
1805 South St. Paul, Minnesota 20,242 0.3%
1806 Pittsburg, Kansas 20,216 4.9%
1807 Rocky River, Ohio 20,216 -2.3%
1808 Secaucus, New Jersey 20,215 26.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In Washington

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
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%
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%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 20,326 1,798
2016 19,786 1,824
2015 19,001 1,879
2014 18,774 1,892
2013 18,363 1,914
2012 18,348 1,901
2011 18,492 1,879
2010 18,174 1,887
2009 17,409 1,910
2008 17,258 1,907
2007 17,110 1,911
2006 17,209 1,878
2005 16,887 1,894
2004 17,004 1,863
2003 16,340 1,906
2002 16,102 1,917
2001 15,759 1,937
2000 15,547 1,942
1990 12,731 2,016