Latest Data (2017)
Population 68,710
Nationwide Rank 519

Quick Facts

Gaithersburg, Maryland is the 519th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Gaithersburg, Maryland is a city.

Gaithersburg, Maryland is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Gaithersburg had its largest population ever.

Gaithersburg, Maryland is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 63% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Gaithersburg, Maryland Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
509 North Richland Hills, Texas 70,441 25.8%
510 Union City, New Jersey 70,387 4.9%
511 St. Charles, Missouri 70,329 15.9%
512 Homestead, Florida 69,907 119.0%
513 Walnut Creek, California 69,773 8.0%
514 Woodbury, Minnesota 69,756 48.5%
515 Davis, California 68,986 16.6%
516 Mansfield, Texas 68,928 142.5%
517 Marysville, Washington 68,864 134.7%
518 Delray Beach, Florida 68,749 13.9%
519 Gaithersburg, Maryland 68,710 29.9%
520 Mount Vernon, New York 68,703 0.4%
521 Palatine, Illinois 68,644 3.4%
522 Muncie, Indiana 68,625 -3.1%
523 Eau Claire, Wisconsin 68,587 10.3%
524 Bossier City, Louisiana 68,554 21.3%
525 Buckeye, Arizona 68,453 601.5%
526 Rockville, Maryland 68,401 43.0%
527 Broomfield, Colorado 68,341 72.7%
528 Yorba Linda, California 68,229 15.4%
529 Greenville, South Carolina 68,219 20.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Maryland

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
499 Frederick 71,408 34.4%
519 Gaithersburg 68,710 29.9%
526 Rockville 68,401 43.0%
643 Bowie 58,859 12.6%
950 Hagerstown 40,306 9.5%
977 Annapolis 39,321 9.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 68,710 519
2016 67,776 524
2015 67,456 522
2014 66,816 521
2013 65,690 526
2012 62,794 548
2011 61,245 561
2010 59,933 568
2009 59,986 558
2008 58,916 568
2007 58,325 565
2006 58,132 564
2005 57,803 555
2004 57,879 546
2003 56,992 546
2002 55,913 560
2001 54,491 570
2000 52,861 583
1990 39,567 688