Latest Data (2017)
Population 66,882
Nationwide Rank 542

Quick Facts

Portland, Maine is the 542nd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Portland, Maine is a city.

Portland, Maine is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Portland had its largest population ever.

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

Portland, Maine Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
532 St. Cloud, Minnesota 67,984 13.7%
533 Redondo Beach, California 67,908 6.9%
534 Camarillo, California 67,845 17.9%
535 Waterloo, Iowa 67,587 -1.7%
536 Kenner, Louisiana 67,451 -4.1%
537 South San Francisco, California 67,429 11.2%
538 Bayonne, New Jersey 67,186 8.6%
539 Palo Alto, California 67,178 14.6%
540 Victoria, Texas 67,106 10.8%
541 Bowling Green, Kentucky 67,067 35.4%
542 Portland, Maine 66,882 4.1%
543 Yuba City, California 66,860 30.8%
544 Jackson, Tennessee 66,847 11.5%
545 Oshkosh, Wisconsin 66,665 5.1%
546 Eagan, Minnesota 66,627 4.5%
547 Ames, Iowa 66,498 30.5%
548 Rogers, Arkansas 66,430 66.4%
549 Lake Elsinore, California 66,411 126.8%
550 Johnson City, Tennessee 66,391 18.5%
551 Laguna Niguel, California 66,334 5.5%
552 North Port, Florida 66,300 185.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Maine

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
542 Portland 66,882 4.1%
1061 Lewiston 36,221 1.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 66,882 542
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