Latest Data (2015)
Population 632,309
Nationwide Rank 26

Quick Facts

Portland, Oregon is the 26th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Portland, Oregon is a city.

Portland, Oregon is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Portland had its largest population ever.

Portland, Oregon is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 61% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Portland, Oregon Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
20 El Paso, Texas 20.5%
21 Detroit, Michigan -28.3%
22 Washington, District of Columbia 17.5%
23 Boston, Massachusetts 12.9%
24 Memphis, Tennessee -4.9%
25 Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee 19.9%
26 Portland, Oregon 19.3%
27 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 24.3%
28 Las Vegas, Nevada 28.7%
29 Baltimore, Maryland -4.1%
30 Louisville/Jefferson County, Kentucky 11.0%
31 Milwaukee, Wisconsin 0.5%
32 Albuquerque, New Mexico 24.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 632,309 26
2014 619,360 28
2013 609,456 29
2012 603,106 28
2011 593,893 29
2010 583,776 29
2009 566,143 30
2008 556,442 30
2007 546,747 30
2006 538,091 31
2005 534,112 30
2004 533,120 30
2003 539,546 29
2002 538,803 29
2001 535,185 29
2000 529,922 29
1990 486,083 27
1980 366,383 35
1970 382,619 35
1960 372,676 32
1950 373,628 29
1940 305,394 27
1930 301,815 25
1920 258,288 24
1910 207,214 28
1900 90,426 42
1890 46,385 61