Latest Data (2016)
Population 277,173
Nationwide Rank 73

Quick Facts

Orlando, Florida is the 73rd largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Orlando, Florida is a city.

Orlando, Florida is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Orlando had its largest population ever.

Orlando, Florida is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 90% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Orlando, Florida Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
63 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 303,625 -9.0%
64 St. Paul, Minnesota 302,398 5.4%
65 Cincinnati, Ohio 298,800 -9.7%
66 Anchorage, Alaska 298,192 14.4%
67 Henderson, Nevada 292,969 63.4%
68 Greensboro, North Carolina 287,027 25.6%
69 Plano, Texas 286,057 27.5%
70 Newark, New Jersey 281,764 3.3%
71 Lincoln, Nebraska 280,364 23.1%
72 Toledo, Ohio 278,508 -11.2%
73 Orlando, Florida 277,173 42.3%
74 Chula Vista, California 267,172 52.1%
75 Irvine, California 266,122 81.4%
76 Fort Wayne, Indiana 264,488 4.1%
77 Jersey City, New Jersey 264,152 10.0%
78 Durham, North Carolina 263,016 39.2%
79 St. Petersburg, Florida 260,999 4.9%
80 Laredo, Texas 257,156 43.2%
81 Buffalo, New York 256,902 -12.0%
82 Madison, Wisconsin 252,551 20.2%
83 Lubbock, Texas 252,506 26.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Florida

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
42 Miami 453,579 24.8%
52 Tampa 377,165 24.0%
73 Orlando 277,173 42.3%
79 St. Petersburg 260,999 4.9%
94 Hialeah 236,387 4.5%
126 Tallahassee 190,894 24.7%
130 Port St. Lucie 185,132 107.6%
136 Cape Coral 179,804 73.9%
138 Fort Lauderdale 178,752 4.4%
150 Pembroke Pines 168,587 21.9%
170 Hollywood 151,998 8.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 277,173 73
2015 270,934 73
2014 262,372 73
2013 255,483 77
2012 249,562 77
2011 243,329 79
2010 238,300 79
2009 235,860 80
2008 232,321 81
2007 230,239 82
2006 224,824 83
2005 216,501 87
2004 209,401 91
2003 203,467 92
2002 199,358 96
2001 197,314 98
2000 194,723 102
1990 163,435 109