These Are The 100 Biggest Cities In America For 2018

10 Largest Cities In America By Population
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A comprehensive list of every city and place over 5,000 people in America by state and population size. You can also browse special categories of cities only found on HomeSnacks.

Using Census data from the last 7 years, we created a list of all the 100 largest cities in America sorted from biggest to smallest. Feel free to sort by city name, population size, or rank. For a list of cities by state, scroll down past the first table or click here.

100 Biggest Cities In America

City Rank Pop. 2016 2010 Growth
New York, NY 1 8,461,961 8,078,471 4.7%
Los Angeles, CA 2 3,918,872 3,772,486 3.9%
Chicago, IL 3 2,714,017 2,703,466 0.4%
Houston, TX 4 2,240,582 2,068,026 8.3%
Philadelphia, PA 5 1,559,938 1,504,950 3.7%
Phoenix, AZ 6 1,555,324 1,450,206 7.2%
San Antonio, TX 7 1,439,358 1,290,196 11.6%
San Diego, CA 8 1,374,812 1,282,800 7.2%
Dallas, TX 9 1,278,433 1,187,285 7.7%
San Jose, CA 10 1,009,363 925,300 9.1%
Austin, TX 11 907,779 764,129 18.8%
Jacksonville, FL 12 856,616 811,833 5.5%
San Francisco, CA 13 850,282 789,172 7.7%
Indianapolis, IN 14 846,674 809,804 4.6%
Columbus, OH 15 837,038 770,407 8.6%
Fort Worth, TX 16 815,930 705,349 15.7%
Charlotte, NC 17 808,834 705,896 14.6%
Detroit, MI 18 683,443 759,340 -10.0%
El Paso, TX 19 678,058 628,923 7.8%
Seattle, WA 20 668,849 595,240 12.4%
Denver, CO 21 663,303 578,087 14.7%
Boston, MA 22 658,279 602,609 9.2%
Memphis, TN 23 655,857 654,876 0.1%
Nashville, TN 24 643,771 587,790 9.5%
Baltimore, MD 25 621,000 620,538 0.1%
Portland, OR 26 620,589 566,686 9.5%
Oklahoma City, OK 27 620,015 563,571 10.0%
Las Vegas, NV 28 613,295 579,786 5.8%
Louisville, KY 29 611,573 586,994 4.2%
Milwaukee, WI 30 598,672 589,697 1.5%
Albuquerque, NM 31 556,859 531,403 4.8%
Tucson, AZ 32 527,586 518,457 1.8%
Fresno, CA 33 513,807 484,008 6.2%
Sacramento, CA 34 484,530 459,511 5.4%
Kansas City, MO 35 471,767 454,876 3.7%
Mesa, AZ 36 470,456 439,639 7.0%
Long Beach, CA 37 469,793 461,823 1.7%
Atlanta, GA 38 456,378 413,462 10.4%
Virginia Beach, VA 39 449,733 435,996 3.2%
Colorado Springs, CO 40 448,759 403,983 11.1%
Omaha, NE 41 443,072 407,334 8.8%
Raleigh, NC 42 441,326 382,729 15.3%
Miami, FL 43 432,622 391,458 10.5%
Oakland, CA 44 412,040 386,909 6.5%
Minneapolis, MN 45 404,670 379,631 6.6%
Tulsa, OK 46 399,906 388,247 3.0%
Cleveland, OH 47 389,165 409,221 -4.9%
Wichita, KS 48 388,033 373,725 3.8%
Arlington, TX 49 383,899 359,410 6.8%
New Orleans, LA 50 382,922 295,285 29.7%
Bakersfield, CA 51 367,555 331,868 10.8%
Tampa, FL 52 361,477 333,327 8.4%
Aurora, CO 53 351,131 314,092 11.8%
Urban Honolulu, HI 54 349,597 330,749 5.7%
Anaheim, CA 55 346,776 333,039 4.1%
Santa Ana, CA 56 333,605 325,216 2.6%
Corpus Christi, TX 57 320,050 299,324 6.9%
Riverside, CA 58 318,678 300,553 6.0%
St. Louis, MO 59 316,030 318,809 -0.9%
Lexington, KY 60 311,529 288,045 8.2%
Pittsburgh, PA 61 305,305 308,003 -0.9%
Stockton, CA 62 301,443 287,377 4.9%
Anchorage, AK 63 299,321 284,267 5.3%
Cincinnati, OH 64 298,011 300,165 -0.7%
St. Paul, MN 65 297,160 282,079 5.3%
Greensboro, NC 66 282,177 263,358 7.1%
Toledo, OH 67 280,854 291,851 -3.8%
Newark, NJ 68 280,139 274,674 2.0%
Plano, TX 69 279,088 256,099 9.0%
Henderson, NV 70 277,872 249,250 11.5%
Lincoln, NE 71 273,018 253,035 7.9%
Orlando, FL 72 263,306 233,707 12.7%
Jersey City, NJ 73 261,666 243,257 7.6%
Fort Wayne, IN 74 260,954 253,721 2.9%
Chula Vista, CA 75 260,598 229,614 13.5%
Buffalo, NY 76 258,989 266,012 -2.6%
St. Petersburg, FL 77 253,585 245,715 3.2%
Durham, NC 78 251,761 220,324 14.3%
Laredo, TX 79 251,671 226,229 11.2%
Irvine, CA 80 246,992 199,117 24.0%
Madison, WI 81 246,034 229,236 7.3%
Norfolk, VA 82 245,724 242,143 1.5%
Lubbock, TX 83 244,507 222,272 10.0%
Chandler, AZ 84 242,131 229,531 5.5%
Glendale, AZ 85 239,943 229,687 4.5%
Winston-Salem, NC 86 238,474 224,769 6.1%
Reno, NV 87 237,121 220,996 7.3%
Hialeah, FL 88 235,626 224,277 5.1%
Garland, TX 89 234,810 222,962 5.3%
Scottsdale, AZ 90 234,495 218,770 7.2%
Chesapeake, VA 91 233,194 219,268 6.4%
Irving, TX 92 232,013 210,025 10.5%
North Las Vegas, NV 93 230,436 203,951 13.0%
Paradise, NV 94 229,666 218,013 5.3%
Baton Rouge, LA 95 228,694 229,158 -0.2%
Fremont, CA 96 227,934 209,235 8.9%
Gilbert, AZ 97 226,832 195,046 16.3%
Arlington, VA 98 226,092 197,467 14.5%
Boise City, ID 99 218,677 206,481 5.9%
Richmond, VA 100 216,773 201,828 7.4%

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