Des Moines Class CA Heavy Cruisers LOA 716′ / 218.2 m TDISP 21,000 tons (3, 1 preserved)
USS Des Moines CA-134 (1948-1961) scrapped 2007USS Salem CA-139 (1949-1959) – Museum Ship since 1994, Quincy MA
USS Long Beach CGN-9, (hulk) unique Guided Missile Nuclear-powered Cruiser (1961-1995) LOA 721′ / 219.8 m TDISP 15,500 tons
Virginia Class CGN guided missile nuclear-powered cruiser LOA 586′ / 178.6 m TDISP 11,600 tons (4, all dismantled)
USS Mississippi CGN-40 (1978-1997) fully dismantled 2007
Worcester Class CL Light Cruiser LOA 680′ / 207.3 m TDISP 18,000 tons (2 retired and scrapped, service 1948-1958) peculiar three turret fore and aft armament for heavy AA fire.
Cleveland Class CL Light Cruiser LOA 608′ / 185.3 m TDISP 14,000 tons (27, 1 preserved)
Galveston conversion of Cleveland Class to Guided missile cruisers (CG).
USS Oklahoma City CL-91 CLG-5 CG-5 (1944-1979) Received upgrades late 1950s to become Galveston class guided-missile cruiser. Sunk as target 1999
USS Little Rock CL-92 CLG-4 CG-4 (1945-1976) Received upgrades late 1950s to become Galveston class guided-missile cruiser. Museum Ship Erie County Naval & Military Park, Buffalo NY
Ticonderoga Class CG Guided missile cruisers LOA 567′ / 172.8 m TDISP 9,800 tons. First 5 units fitted with MK. 26 missile launchers and without Vertical Launch System were retired. USS Vella Gulf CG-72 is the first with VLS to retire, Aug. 2022. For VLS cruisers see current USN cruisers.USS Ticonderoga CG-47 (1983-2004), scrapped 2021-2022.
USS Yorktown CG-48 (1984-2004) laid up at Philadelphia, last of the original class in existence.
USS Vincennes CG-49 (1985-2005), scrapped 2011
Leahy and Belknap Classes of guided missile cruiser/destroyer leader LOA 533’/ 162.5 m to 547′ / 166.7 m TDISP 7,400 – 7,900 tons (18 retired and scrapped) two similar classes grouped together. Leahy class were “Double-ender” (Terrier missile launchers at bow and stern) with an ASROC launcher immediately forward of the bridge, and were 533-535′ / 162.5-163.1 m LOA. Belknaps were “Single-ender” with the bow missile launcher doubling as an Anti-Submarine Rocket launcher, so no ASROC launcher was installed. They were slightly longer and had a single 5″ gun aft.
USS Gridley DLG-21 (1963-1994) Leahy Class, laid up in reserve at Suisun Bay, CA. Scrapped 2005 Brownsville TX.
USS Harry E. Yarnell CG-17 Leahy Class cruiser (1963-1993), left partially disassembled, finally scrapped 2002
USS England CG-22 (1963-1994) scrapped Brownsville TX 2004
USS Horne, Belknap Class CG-30 (1967-1994) sunk as target 2008
USS Olympia unique Protected Cruiser C-6 (1895-1922) LOA 344′ / 104.9 m TDISP 7,000 tons Museum Ship since 1957, Philadelphia PA