Los Angeles vs Seattle - a comparison

Los Angeles - around 3.82 million Seattle - around 749,250


Los Angeles - 2nd Seattle - 18th

Population rank in the US

The cost of living in Los Angeles is much higher.

Los Angeles is vibrant and culturally diverse. Seattle has diversity but is more laid back.

LA remains warmer as compared with Seattle.  There are atleast 100 more Sunny days in LA in a year.


Los Angeles - Wilshire Grand Center (1,100 ft/335.3 meters) Seattle - Columbia Center (933 ft/284 m)

Tallest building

Los Angeles - California Seattle - Washington Both Seattle and Los Angeles are the largest cities in their respective states.


LA Lakers (NBA), LA Dodgers (MLB), LA Chargers (NFL), LA Angels (MLB), Los Angeles Kings (NHL), etc.

Popular sports teams in LA

Seattle Seahawks (NFL), Seattle Mariners (MLB), Seattle Kraken (NHL), Seattle Sounders FC (MLS), etc.

Popular sports teams in Seattle

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