Latest Data (2016)
Population 51,202
Nationwide Rank 746

Quick Facts

Olympia, Washington is the 746th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Olympia, Washington is a city.

Olympia, Washington is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Olympia had its largest population ever.

Olympia, Washington is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 66% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Olympia, Washington Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
736 Tigard, Oregon 51,902 21.2%
737 Glendora, California 51,851 4.7%
738 Florissant, Missouri 51,776 -3.9%
739 Oak Park, Illinois 51,774 -1.3%
740 Hoffman Estates, Illinois 51,738 4.1%
741 Kentwood, Michigan 51,689 13.7%
742 Battle Creek, Michigan 51,534 -3.4%
743 Grand Island, Nebraska 51,517 18.2%
744 Aliso Viejo, California 51,424 28.5%
745 Edina, Minnesota 51,350 8.3%
746 Olympia, Washington 51,202 18.7%
747 Parker, Colorado 51,163 106.8%
748 Enid, Oklahoma 51,004 8.7%
749 Burien, Washington 50,997 60.3%
750 Coral Gables, Florida 50,815 18.9%
751 Logan, Utah 50,676 18.6%
752 Plainfield, New Jersey 50,636 5.8%
753 Cerritos, California 50,555 -1.9%
754 Galveston, Texas 50,550 -12.1%
755 Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 50,285 43.9%
756 Lakewood, Ohio 50,279 -11.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Washington

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
302 Renton 100,953 96.0%
316 Federal Way 96,757 13.6%
318 Spokane Valley 96,340 19.1%
335 Yakima 93,986 12.5%
373 Kirkland 87,701 94.7%
376 Bellingham 87,574 29.1%
420 Kennewick 80,454 35.3%
437 Auburn 77,472 39.6%
500 Pasco 70,579 107.3%
527 Marysville 67,626 130.5%
573 Sammamish 63,773 83.2%
585 Redmond 62,458 36.8%
606 Lakewood 60,665 3.8%
678 Shoreline 55,333 4.0%
683 Richland 54,989 41.2%
746 Olympia 51,202 18.7%
749 Burien 50,997 60.3%
803 Lacey 47,688 50.5%
849 Bothell 44,546 46.2%
905 Edmonds 41,840 5.7%
926 Bremerton 40,675 9.2%
927 Puyallup 40,640 17.7%
1002 Lynnwood 38,092 12.5%
1025 Longview 37,337 7.5%
1026 Issaquah 37,322 115.7%
1104 Mount Vernon 34,590 29.2%
1122 Wenatchee 33,921 18.0%
1141 University Place 33,288 10.8%
1142 Pullman 33,282 32.9%
1182 Walla Walla 32,132 5.2%
1192 Lake Stevens 31,679 150.4%
1212 Des Moines 31,172 5.3%
1294 SeaTac 28,873 13.4%
1451 Maple Valley 25,698 80.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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