Latest Data (2016)
Population 66,937
Nationwide Rank 537

Quick Facts

Portland, Maine is the 537th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Portland, Maine is a city.

Portland, Maine is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Portland had its largest population ever.

Portland, Maine's growth is below average. 78% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Portland, Maine Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
527 Marysville, Washington 67,626 130.5%
528 Greenville, South Carolina 67,453 18.9%
529 Delray Beach, Florida 67,371 11.6%
530 Camarillo, California 67,363 17.1%
531 Georgetown, Texas 67,140 134.7%
532 Kenner, Louisiana 67,089 -4.6%
533 Palo Alto, California 67,024 14.4%
534 Jackson, Tennessee 67,005 11.8%
535 South San Francisco, California 66,980 10.4%
536 Rockville, Maryland 66,940 40.0%
537 Portland, Maine 66,937 4.2%
538 Yuba City, California 66,845 30.7%
539 Johnson City, Tennessee 66,677 19.0%
540 Daytona Beach, Florida 66,645 4.4%
541 Oshkosh, Wisconsin 66,579 5.0%
542 Broomfield, Colorado 66,529 68.1%
543 Eagan, Minnesota 66,428 4.2%
544 North Little Rock, Arkansas 66,278 9.3%
545 Bayonne, New Jersey 66,238 7.1%
546 Ames, Iowa 66,191 29.9%
547 Mansfield, Texas 65,631 130.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In Maine

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
537 Portland 66,937 4.2%
1055 Lewiston 36,140 1.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 66,937 537
2015 66,881 530
2014 66,666 526
2013 66,318 519
2012 66,214 511
2011 66,139 503
2010 66,194 496
2009 63,008 521
2008 62,951 514
2007 63,213 506
2006 63,060 495
2005 63,504 486
2004 64,100 467
2003 63,966 461
2002 64,056 454
2001 64,035 451
2000 64,204 443
1990 63,106 381
1910 58,571 91
1900 50,145 78
1890 36,425 83
1880 33,810 53
1870 31,413 41
1860 26,341 32
1850 20,815 31
1840 15,218 25