Latest Data (2015)
Population 257,083
Nationwide Rank 80

Quick Facts

St. Petersburg, Florida is the 80th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

St. Petersburg, Florida is a city.

St. Petersburg, Florida is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 St. Petersburg had its largest population ever.

St. Petersburg, Florida's growth is below average. 75% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

St. Petersburg, Florida Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
74 Chula Vista, California 51.3%
75 Jersey City, New Jersey 10.1%
76 Chandler, Arizona 45.2%
77 Fort Wayne, Indiana 2.5%
78 Buffalo, New York -11.6%
79 Durham, North Carolina 36.4%
80 St. Petersburg, Florida 3.3%
81 Irvine, California 75.1%
82 Laredo, Texas 42.3%
83 Lubbock, Texas 24.3%
84 Madison, Wisconsin 18.5%
85 Gilbert, Arizona 111.0%
86 Norfolk, Virginia 5.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 257,083 80
2014 253,693 79
2013 249,688 78
2012 246,541 78
2011 245,464 77
2010 244,769 76
2009 244,324 77
2008 244,753 77
2007 245,142 76
2006 246,616 72
2005 247,936 72
2004 247,859 71
2003 247,710 71
2002 248,383 71
2001 247,760 71
2000 248,751 69
1990 240,368 65
1980 238,647 58
1970 216,232 61
1960 181,298 69