Latest Data (2016)
Population 146,763
Nationwide Rank 179

Quick Facts

Savannah, Georgia is the 179th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Savannah, Georgia is a city.

Savannah, Georgia is currently 1.7% smaller than it was in 1960, the year of its peak recorded population.

Savannah, Georgia's growth is about average. 59% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Savannah, Georgia Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
169 Pomona, California 152,494 2.9%
170 Hollywood, Florida 151,998 8.8%
171 Kansas City, Kansas 151,709 3.3%
172 Escondido, California 151,613 12.8%
173 Clarksville, Tennessee 150,287 44.5%
174 Joliet, Illinois 148,262 36.9%
175 Rockford, Illinois 147,651 -2.7%
176 Torrance, California 147,195 6.4%
177 Naperville, Illinois 147,122 13.7%
178 Paterson, New Jersey 147,000 -1.5%
179 Savannah, Georgia 146,763 10.5%
180 Bridgeport, Connecticut 145,936 4.5%
181 Mesquite, Texas 143,736 14.9%
182 Killeen, Texas 143,400 59.0%
183 Syracuse, New York 143,378 -1.8%
184 McAllen, Texas 142,212 32.8%
185 Pasadena, California 142,059 5.5%
186 Bellevue, Washington 141,400 25.7%
187 Fullerton, California 140,721 11.2%
188 Orange, California 140,504 8.1%
189 Dayton, Ohio 140,489 -15.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Georgia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
119 Columbus 197,485 5.8%
120 Augusta-Richmond County 197,081 1.0%
168 Macon-Bibb County 152,555
179 Savannah 146,763 10.5%
220 Athens-Clarke County 123,371 22.4%
284 Sandy Springs 105,703 24.4%
332 Roswell 94,598 15.9%
396 Johns Creek 83,873 38.3%
471 Warner Robins 74,388 49.4%
475 Albany 73,801 -3.7%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 146,763 179
2015 145,674 180
2014 144,352 181
2013 142,772 180
2012 142,022 180
2011 140,048 179
2010 136,286 181
2009 134,699 181
2008 132,252 181
2007 131,925 180
2006 130,608 181
2005 129,780 179
2004 130,096 175
2003 130,099 174
2002 131,218 173
2001 131,379 169
2000 132,726 164
1990 137,628 131
1960 149,245 83
1950 119,638 88
1940 95,996 99
1920 83,252 85
1910 65,064 86
1900 54,244 69
1890 43,189 69
1880 30,709 62
1870 28,235 48
1860 22,292 41
1850 15,312 44
1840 11,214 33