Latest Data (2012)
Population 672,538
Nationwide Rank 19

Quick Facts

El Paso, Texas is the 19th largest city in the United States as of 2012.

El Paso, Texas is a city.

El Paso, Texas is as large as it has ever been. In 2012 El Paso had its largest population ever.

El Paso, Texas is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 82% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

El Paso, Texas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2012
13 Indianapolis, Indiana 6.7%
14 San Francisco, California 6.2%
15 Columbus, Ohio 13.1%
16 Fort Worth, Texas 42.4%
17 Charlotte, North Carolina 36.0%
18 Detroit, Michigan -25.7%
19 El Paso, Texas 19.0%
20 Memphis, Tennessee -5.0%
21 Boston, Massachusetts 7.7%
22 Seattle, Washington 12.4%
23 Denver, Colorado 14.0%
24 Washington, District of Columbia 10.5%
25 Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee 14.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2012 672,538 19
2011 663,977 19
2010 649,121 19
2009 620,456 22
2008 609,248 22
2007 600,402 23
2006 595,980 23
2005 587,400 23
2004 582,952 23
2003 575,357 24
2002 570,336 25
2001 567,246 24
2000 564,792 23
1990 515,652 22
1980 425,259 28
1970 322,261 45
1960 276,687 46
1950 130,485 76
1940 96,810 98
1930 102,421 86
1920 77,560 89