Sacramento, California Population History | 1860 - 2019

What is the current population of Sacramento?

Based on the latest 2020 data from the US census, the current population of Sacramento is 513,624. Sacramento, California is the 36th largest city in the US.

What was the peak population of Sacramento?

The current population of Sacramento (513,624) is it's peak population.

How quickly is Sacramento growing?

Sacramento has grown 25.5% since the 2000. Sacramento, California is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 62% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Is Sacramento the biggest city in California?

No, Sacramento is the 6th largest city in the state of California. The biggest city, Los Angeles, is 7.7x bigger than Sacramento.

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2019 513,624 36
2018 508,529 36
2017 501,901 35
2016 495,234 35
2015 490,712 35
2014 485,199 35
2013 479,686 35
2012 475,516 35
2011 471,519 35
2010 466,488 35
2009 466,676 38
2008 461,036 38
2007 455,760 39
2006 449,658 39
2005 448,842 41
2004 446,295 40
2003 440,143 40
2002 432,942 40
2001 421,030 41
2000 409,230 42
1990 395,100 37
1980 275,741 52
1970 254,413 55
1960 191,667 63
1950 137,572 67
1940 105,958 85
1930 93,750 96
1880 21,420 90
1870 16,283 89
1860 13,785 67

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2019
26 Portland, Oregon 654,741 23.5%
27 Las Vegas, Nevada 651,319 34.4%
28 Memphis, Tennessee 651,073 -5.6%
29 Louisville/Jefferson County, Kentucky 617,638 11.4%
30 Baltimore, Maryland 593,490 -8.5%
31 Milwaukee, Wisconsin 590,157 -1.1%
32 Albuquerque, New Mexico 560,513 24.4%
33 Tucson, Arizona 548,073 11.9%
34 Fresno, California 531,576 23.4%
35 Mesa, Arizona 518,012 28.5%
36 Sacramento, California 513,624 25.5%
37 Atlanta, Georgia 506,811 20.2%
38 Kansas City, Missouri 495,327 11.9%
39 Colorado Springs, Colorado 478,221 32.0%
40 Omaha, Nebraska 478,192 16.6%
41 Raleigh, North Carolina 474,069 63.3%
42 Miami, Florida 467,963 28.8%
43 Long Beach, California 462,628 0.0%
44 Virginia Beach, Virginia 449,974 5.4%
45 Oakland, California 433,031 8.0%
46 Minneapolis, Minnesota 429,606 12.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In California

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2019
10 San Jose 1,021,795 13.0%
16 San Francisco 881,549 13.4%
34 Fresno 531,576 23.4%
36 Sacramento 513,624 25.5%
43 Long Beach 462,628 0.0%
45 Oakland 433,031 8.0%
52 Bakersfield 384,145 56.8%
55 Anaheim 350,365 6.4%
57 Santa Ana 332,318 -1.8%
58 Riverside 331,360 28.2%
62 Stockton 312,697 27.8%
72 Irvine 287,401 95.9%
75 Chula Vista 274,492 56.3%

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