Latest Data (2018)
Population 35,944
Nationwide Rank 1081

Quick Facts

Lewiston, Maine is the 1,081st largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Lewiston, Maine is a city.

Lewiston, Maine is currently 9.7% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Lewiston, Maine's growth is extremely below average. 81% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Lewiston, Maine Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1071 Lauderdale Lakes, Florida 36,324 16.2%
1072 Calumet City, Illinois 36,240 -7.1%
1073 Tucker, Georgia 36,206
1074 Temple City, California 36,120 7.5%
1075 Marion, Ohio 36,087 -3.2%
1076 Leavenworth, Kansas 36,062 1.6%
1077 San Juan Capistrano, California 36,013 6.2%
1078 Richfield, Minnesota 35,990 4.5%
1079 Del Rio, Texas 35,954 5.7%
1080 Watertown Town, Massachusetts 35,954
1081 Lewiston, Maine 35,944 0.8%
1082 Richmond, Kentucky 35,894 29.5%
1083 Franklin, Wisconsin 35,872 20.8%
1084 Cooper City, Florida 35,853 26.1%
1085 La Vergne, Tennessee 35,819 89.0%
1086 Peachtree City, Georgia 35,766 12.7%
1087 Mount Vernon, Washington 35,741 33.5%
1088 Bell, California 35,728 -2.6%
1089 Mount Juliet, Tennessee 35,725 152.0%
1090 El Mirage, Arizona 35,670 325.9%
1091 Prattville, Alabama 35,662 36.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Maine

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
557 Portland 66,417 3.4%
1081 Lewiston 35,944 0.8%
1204 Bangor 31,997 1.6%
1475 South Portland 25,606 9.5%
1626 Auburn 23,196 0.0%
1732 Biddeford 21,514 2.1%
1748 Sanford 21,183
1856 Saco 19,748 16.5%
1910 Westbrook 18,974 17.5%
1939 Augusta 18,681 0.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 35,944 1,081
2017 36,221 1,061
2016 36,140 1,055
2015 36,202 1,045
2014 36,299 1,029
2013 36,437 1,013
2012 36,460 1,003
2011 36,465 995
2010 36,592 978
2009 35,057 1,013
2008 35,265 999
2007 35,181 989
2006 35,409 975
2005 35,449 954
2004 35,650 938
2003 35,704 923
2002 35,595 924
2001 35,559 915
2000 35,647 901
1990 39,790 684