Latest Data (2018)
Population 744,955
Nationwide Rank 18

Quick Facts

Seattle, Washington is the 18th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Seattle, Washington is a city.

Seattle, Washington is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Seattle had its largest population ever.

Seattle, Washington is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 88% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Seattle, Washington Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
8 San Diego, California 1,425,976 16.2%
9 Dallas, Texas 1,345,047 12.9%
10 San Jose, California 1,030,119 14.0%
11 Austin, Texas 964,254 43.4%
12 Jacksonville, Florida 903,889 22.7%
13 Fort Worth, Texas 895,008 63.9%
14 Columbus, Ohio 892,533 24.6%
15 San Francisco, California 883,305 13.6%
16 Charlotte, North Carolina 872,498 53.1%
17 Indianapolis, Indiana 867,125 10.8%
18 Seattle, Washington 744,955 32.0%
19 Denver, Colorado 716,492 28.8%
20 Washington, District of Columbia 702,455 22.8%
21 Boston, Massachusetts 694,583 17.6%
22 El Paso, Texas 682,669 20.8%
23 Detroit, Michigan 672,662 -28.8%
24 Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee 669,053 22.5%
25 Portland, Oregon 653,115 23.2%
26 Memphis, Tennessee 650,618 -5.7%
27 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 649,021 27.8%
28 Las Vegas, Nevada 644,644 33.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 744,955 18
2017 724,745 18
2016 704,352 18
2015 684,451 18
2014 668,342 20
2013 652,405 21
2012 634,535 22
2011 621,897 22
2010 608,660 23
2009 616,627 23
2008 602,934 24
2007 592,647 24
2006 582,877 26
2005 575,036 26
2004 570,961 25
2003 570,789 25
2002 571,483 23
2001 570,724 23
2000 564,092 24
1990 516,332 21
1980 493,846 23
1970 530,831 22
1960 557,087 19
1950 467,591 19
1940 368,302 22
1930 365,583 20
1920 315,312 20
1910 237,194 21
1900 80,671 48
1890 42,837 70