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Population of U.S. Cities

U.S. Cities with Populations of 500,000 or More in 1998
1998
Rank
City and State Growth or Loss since 1990 

1998 Population

1 New York NY  +1%   7,420,166
2 Los Angeles CA  +3%   3,597,556
3 Chicago IL  +1%   2,802,079
4 Houston TX +8%   1,786,691
5 Philadelphia PA   -10% 1,436,287
6 San Diego CA +10%   1,220,666
7 Phoenix AZ +21%   1,198,064
8 San Antonio TX +14%   1,114,130
9 Dallas TX +7%   1,075,894
10 Detroit MI   -6% 970,196
11 San Jose CA  +10%   861,284
12 San Francisco CA  +3%   745,774
13 Indianapolis IN  +1%   741,304
14 Jacksonville FL  +9%   693,630
15 Columbus OH  +6%   670,234
16 Baltimore MD   -12% 645,593
17 El Paso TX  +19%   615,032
18 Memphis TN   -2% 603,507
19 Milwaukee WI   -8% 578,364
20 Boston MA   -3% 555,447
21 Austin TX  +17%   552,435
22 Seattle WA  +4%   536,978
23 Washington DC   -14% 523,124
24 Nashville-Davidson TN  +5%   510,274
25 Charlotte NC  +20%   504,637
26 Portland OR  +4%   503,891

 


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