Latest Data (2015)
Population 121,721
Nationwide Rank 223

Quick Facts

Abilene, Texas is the 223rd largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Abilene, Texas is a city.

Abilene, Texas is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Abilene had its largest population ever.

Abilene, Texas's growth is below average. 77% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Abilene, Texas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
217 Simi Valley, California 13.2%
218 Santa Clara, California 23.2%
219 Murfreesboro, Tennessee 77.9%
220 Hartford, Connecticut -0.1%
221 Athens-Clarke County, Georgia 21.6%
222 Victorville, California 89.4%
223 Abilene, Texas 5.0%
224 Vallejo, California 3.3%
225 Berkeley, California 17.4%
226 Norman, Oklahoma 24.2%
227 Allentown, Pennsylvania 12.7%
228 Evansville, Indiana -1.1%
229 Columbia, Missouri 38.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 121,721 223
2014 120,958 221
2013 120,099 221
2012 118,887 223
2011 118,191 219
2010 117,063 217
2009 117,180 214
2008 116,260 213
2007 116,149 212
2006 115,734 208
2005 115,572 209
2004 115,305 207
2003 114,922 205
2002 114,860 203
2001 114,789 199
2000 115,871 196
1990 106,925 185