Latest Data (2017)
Population 213,418
Nationwide Rank 104

Quick Facts

Tacoma, Washington is the 104th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Tacoma, Washington is a city.

Tacoma, Washington is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Tacoma had its largest population ever.

Tacoma, Washington's growth is below average. 63% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Tacoma, Washington Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
94 Hialeah, Florida 239,673 5.9%
95 Garland, Texas 238,002 10.1%
96 Fremont, California 234,962 15.0%
97 Richmond, Virginia 227,032 14.8%
98 Boise City, Idaho 226,570 15.8%
99 Baton Rouge, Louisiana 225,374 -1.3%
100 Des Moines, Iowa 217,521 8.9%
101 Spokane, Washington 217,108 10.2%
102 San Bernardino, California 216,995 14.8%
103 Modesto, California 214,221 12.6%
104 Tacoma, Washington 213,418 10.0%
105 Fontana, California 211,815 44.3%
106 Santa Clarita, California 210,888 35.5%
107 Birmingham, Alabama 210,710 -12.9%
108 Oxnard, California 210,037 22.3%
109 Fayetteville, North Carolina 209,889 5.2%
110 Rochester, New York 208,046 -5.2%
111 Moreno Valley, California 207,226 44.6%
112 Glendale, California 203,054 3.9%
113 Yonkers, New York 202,019 2.9%
114 Huntington Beach, California 201,874 6.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Washington

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
101 Spokane 217,108 10.2%
104 Tacoma 213,418 10.0%
146 Vancouver 175,673 19.8%
182 Bellevue 144,444 28.4%
215 Kent 128,458 59.3%
272 Everett 110,079 14.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 213,418 104
2016 211,277 105
2015 207,948 106
2014 205,159 107
2013 203,446 107
2012 202,010 108
2011 199,818 111
2010 198,397 110
2009 199,638 109
2008 197,494 111
2007 195,048 111
2006 194,678 110
2005 193,911 108
2004 194,670 108
2003 196,125 107
2002 196,807 103
2001 195,004 104
2000 193,878 103
1990 177,341 98
1980 158,501 98
1970 154,581 88
1960 147,979 84
1950 143,673 65
1940 109,408 82
1930 106,817 79
1920 96,965 71
1910 83,743 64
1890 36,006 84