Latest Data (2017)
Population 51,609
Nationwide Rank 746

Quick Facts

Olympia, Washington is the 746th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Olympia, Washington is a city.

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

Olympia, Washington is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 62% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Olympia, Washington Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
736 Glendora, California 52,445 5.9%
737 Apple Valley, Minnesota 52,435 14.1%
738 Joplin, Missouri 52,288 14.5%
739 Oak Park, Illinois 52,261 -0.4%
740 Placentia, California 52,157 11.7%
741 Edina, Minnesota 51,958 9.6%
742 La Crosse, Wisconsin 51,834 -0.2%
743 Kentwood, Michigan 51,747 13.9%
744 Aliso Viejo, California 51,671 29.1%
745 Burien, Washington 51,671 62.4%
746 Olympia, Washington 51,609 19.7%
747 Hoffman Estates, Illinois 51,567 3.7%
748 Apopka, Florida 51,564 85.4%
749 Florissant, Missouri 51,443 -4.5%
750 Grand Island, Nebraska 51,390 18.0%
751 Plainfield, New Jersey 51,327 7.2%
752 Battle Creek, Michigan 51,286 -3.8%
753 St. Cloud, Florida 51,282 133.4%
754 Logan, Utah 51,115 19.6%
755 Coral Gables, Florida 51,095 19.5%
756 Cerritos, California 51,020 -1.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Washington

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
302 Renton 101,379 96.9%
313 Spokane Valley 97,847 20.9%
320 Federal Way 96,690 13.5%
342 Yakima 93,667 12.2%
367 Bellingham 89,045 31.3%
370 Kirkland 88,630 96.8%
414 Kennewick 81,607 37.3%
423 Auburn 80,776 45.6%
486 Pasco 73,013 114.4%
517 Marysville 68,864 134.7%
571 Sammamish 64,548 85.4%
574 Redmond 64,291 40.8%
619 Lakewood 60,296 3.2%
671 Richland 56,243 44.4%
673 Shoreline 56,189 5.6%
745 Burien 51,671 62.4%
746 Olympia 51,609 19.7%
770 Lacey 49,748 57.0%
843 Bothell 45,533 49.4%
907 Edmonds 42,209 6.7%
929 Bremerton 41,041 10.2%
931 Puyallup 41,001 18.7%
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%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 51,609 746
2016 51,202 746
2015 50,302 750
2014 49,218 765
2013 48,338 776
2012 47,698 776
2011 47,329 776
2010 46,478 776
2009 46,100 768
2008 45,562 773
2007 45,086 769
2006 44,801 766
2005 44,286 764
2004 44,179 757
2003 44,147 754
2002 43,850 747
2001 43,516 741
2000 43,102 739
1990 33,985 808