Populous US Cities

Most Populous US Cities

1 New York

The most populous U.S. city is New York, with a population of 8,491,079.

2 Los Angeles

The second most populous city in America is Los Angeles, with a population of 3,928,864.

3 Chicago

With 2,722,389 population, the third most populous U.S. city is Chicago.

4 Houston

Houston is the fourth most populous city in the United States with 2,239,558 people.

5 Philadelphia

1,560,297 people live in Philadelphia, making it the fifth most populous U.S. city.

6 Phoenix

Phoenix is the sixth most populous city in the United States with a population of 1,537,058.

7 San Antonio

The seventh most populous U.S. city is San Antonio, with 1,436,697 population.

8 San Diego

San Diego is second city in Southern California to make this list. It is the eighth most populous U.S. city, with a population of 1,381,069 people.

9 Dallas

Dallas is the third city in Texas to appear on this top ten list. With 1,281,047 residents, it has the ninth highest population of any US city.

10 San Jose

San Jose, California is the tenth most populous city of America, with a population of 1,015,785.