List of mayors of the 50 largest cities in the United States

This is a list of mayors of the 50 largest cities in the United States, are ordered the United States Census Bureau's by estimated populations as of July 1, 2017.[1] These 50 cities have a combined population of 49.6 million, or 15% of the national population.

Note that in some states, mayors are officially elected on a nonpartisan basis; however, their party affiliation or preference is generally known, and where it is known it is shown in the list below.

The breakdown of mayoral political parties is 35 Democrats, 13 Republicans, and 2 Independents (both elected with state Democratic support).

ListEdit

Name Photo Party City State Population Rank Term Start Form of Government List
Bill de Blasio   Democratic New York City New York 8,622,698 1 January 1, 2014 Mayor–council List
Eric Garcetti   Democratic Los Angeles California 3,999,759 2 July 1, 2013 Mayor–council List
Lori Lightfoot   Democratic Chicago Illinois 2,716,450 3 May 20, 2019 Mayor–council List
Sylvester Turner   Democratic Houston Texas 2,312,717 4 January 2, 2016 Mayor–council List
Kate Gallego   Democratic Phoenix Arizona 1,626,078 5 March 21, 2019 Council–manager List
Jim Kenney   Democratic Philadelphia Pennsylvania 1,580,863 6 January 4, 2016 Mayor–council List
Ron Nirenberg   Independent San Antonio Texas 1,511,946 7 June 21, 2017 Council–manager List
Kevin Faulconer   Republican San Diego California 1,419,516 8 March 3, 2014 Mayor–council List
Eric Johnson   Democratic Dallas Texas 1,341,075 9 June 17, 2019 Council–manager List
Sam Liccardo   Democratic San Jose California 1,035,317 10 January 1, 2015 Council–manager List
Steve Adler   Democratic Austin Texas 950,715 11 January 6, 2015 Council–manager List
Lenny Curry   Republican Jacksonville Florida 892,062 12 July 1, 2015 Mayor–council List
London Breed   Democratic San Francisco California 884,363 13 July 11, 2018 Mayor–council List
Andrew Ginther   Democratic Columbus Ohio 879,170 14 January 1, 2016 Mayor–council List
Betsy Price   Republican Fort Worth Texas 874,168 15 July 12, 2011 Council–manager List
Joe Hogsett   Democratic Indianapolis Indiana 863,002 16 January 1, 2016 Mayor–council List
Vi Lyles   Democratic Charlotte North Carolina 859,035 17 December 4, 2017 Council–manager List
Jenny Durkan   Democratic Seattle Washington 724,745 18 November 28, 2017 Mayor–council List
Michael Hancock   Democratic Denver Colorado 704,621 19 July 18, 2011 Mayor–council List
Muriel Bowser   Democratic Washington District of Columbia 693,972 20 January 2, 2015 Mayor–council List
Marty Walsh   Democratic Boston Massachusetts 685,094 21 January 6, 2014 Mayor–council List
Dee Margo   Republican El Paso Texas 683,587 22 June 26, 2017 Council–manager List
Mike Duggan   Democratic Detroit Michigan 673,104 23 January 1, 2014 Mayor–council List
John Cooper Democratic Nashville Tennessee 667,560 24 September 28, 2019 Mayor–council List
Jim Strickland   Democratic Memphis Tennessee 652,236 25 January 1, 2016 Mayor–council List
Ted Wheeler   Democratic Portland Oregon 647,805 26 January 1, 2017 Commission List
David Holt   Republican Oklahoma City Oklahoma 643,648 27 April 10, 2018 Council–manager List
Carolyn Goodman   Independent Las Vegas Nevada 641,676 28 July 6, 2011 Council–manager List
Greg Fischer   Democratic Louisville Kentucky 621,349 29 January 3, 2011 Mayor–council List
Jack Young   Democratic Baltimore Maryland 611,648 30 April 2, 2019 Mayor–council List
Tom Barrett   Democratic Milwaukee Wisconsin 595,351 31 April 15, 2004 Mayor–council List
Tim Keller   Democratic Albuquerque New Mexico 558,545 32 December 1, 2017 Council–manager List
Regina Romero   Democratic Tucson Arizona 535,611 33 December 2, 2019 Council–manager List
Lee Brand   Republican Fresno California 527,438 34 January 3, 2017 Mayor–council List
Darrell Steinberg   Democratic Sacramento California 501,901 35 December 13, 2016 Council–manager List
John Giles   Republican Mesa Arizona 496,401 36 September 18, 2014 Council–manager List
Quinton Lucas   Democratic Kansas City Missouri 488,943 37 August 1, 2019 Council–manager List
Keisha Lance Bottoms   Democratic Atlanta Georgia 486,290 38 January 2, 2018 Mayor–council List
Robert Garcia   Democratic Long Beach California 469,450 39 July 15, 2014 Council–manager List
Jean Stothert   Republican Omaha Nebraska 466,893 40 June 10, 2013 Mayor–council List
Mary-Ann Baldwin   Democratic Raleigh North Carolina 464,758 41 December 2, 2019 Council–manager List
John Suthers   Republican Colorado Springs Colorado 464,474 42 June 2, 2015 Mayor–council
Francis X. Suarez   Republican Miami Florida 463,347 43 November 15, 2017 Mayor–council List
Bobby Dyer   Republican Virginia Beach Virginia 450,435 44 November 20, 2018 Council–manager List
Libby Schaaf   Democratic Oakland California 425,195 45 January 5, 2015 Mayor–council List
Jacob Frey   Democratic Minneapolis Minnesota 422,331 46 January 2, 2018 Mayor–council List
G. T. Bynum   Republican Tulsa Oklahoma 401,800 47 December 5, 2016 Mayor–council List
Jeff Williams   Republican Arlington Texas 396,394 48 May 26, 2015 Council–manager List
LaToya Cantrell   Democratic New Orleans Louisiana 393,292 49 May 7, 2018 Mayor–council List
Brandon Whipple   Democratic Wichita Kansas 390,591 50 January 13, 2020 Council–manager List

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "American FactFinder – Results". United States Census Bureau, Population Division. Archived from the original on February 13, 2020. Retrieved January 29, 2017.