Latest Data (2018)
Population 199,924
Nationwide Rank 116

Quick Facts

Amarillo, Texas is the 116th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Amarillo, Texas is a city.

Amarillo, Texas is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Amarillo had its largest population ever.

Amarillo, Texas's growth is about average. 53% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Amarillo, Texas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
106 Santa Clarita, California 210,089 34.9%
107 Birmingham, Alabama 209,880 -13.2%
108 Oxnard, California 209,877 22.2%
109 Fayetteville, North Carolina 209,468 5.0%
110 Moreno Valley, California 209,050 45.9%
111 Rochester, New York 206,284 -6.0%
112 Glendale, California 201,361 3.0%
113 Huntington Beach, California 200,641 5.5%
114 Salt Lake City, Utah 200,591 10.3%
115 Grand Rapids, Michigan 200,217 1.1%
116 Amarillo, Texas 199,924 14.8%
117 Yonkers, New York 199,663 1.7%
118 Aurora, Illinois 199,602 38.1%
119 Montgomery, Alabama 198,218 -1.7%
120 Akron, Ohio 198,006 -8.6%
121 Little Rock, Arkansas 197,881 7.9%
122 Huntsville, Alabama 197,318 23.2%
123 Augusta-Richmond County, Georgia 196,939 0.9%
124 Port St. Lucie, Florida 195,248 118.9%
125 Grand Prairie, Texas 194,614 51.9%
126 Columbus, Georgia 194,160 4.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Texas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
48 Arlington 398,112 18.9%
59 Corpus Christi 326,554 17.7%
69 Plano 288,061 28.4%
80 Laredo 261,639 45.7%
84 Lubbock 255,885 27.7%
93 Garland 242,507 12.2%
94 Irving 242,242 26.2%
116 Amarillo 199,924 14.8%
125 Grand Prairie 194,614 51.9%
130 McKinney 191,645 242.2%
134 Frisco 188,170 433.3%
137 Brownsville 183,392 27.9%
168 Pasadena 153,219 7.9%
174 Killeen 149,103 65.4%
183 McAllen 143,433 34.0%
184 Mesquite 142,816 14.2%
186 Midland 142,344 49.8%
196 Denton 138,541 65.6%
197 Waco 138,183 20.5%
199 Carrollton 136,879 24.1%
216 Round Rock 128,739 112.1%
225 Abilene 122,999 6.1%
229 Pearland 122,149 165.2%
234 Richardson 120,981 31.1%
235 Odessa 120,568 33.1%
238 Sugar Land 118,600 82.7%
239 Beaumont 118,428 4.3%
247 College Station 116,218 68.6%
288 Lewisville 106,586 35.9%
291 League City 106,244 131.5%
292 Tyler 105,729 25.1%
296 Wichita Falls 104,576 0.4%
300 Allen 103,383 129.2%
308 San Angelo 100,215 13.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 199,924 116
2017 199,826 117
2016 199,582 116
2015 198,645 117
2014 197,254 120
2013 196,429 120
2012 195,250 119
2011 193,678 120
2010 190,695 120
2009 189,392 122
2008 187,068 121
2007 185,580 122
2006 184,323 121
2005 182,300 121
2004 180,091 120
2003 178,092 122
2002 176,058 122
2001 174,398 123
2000 174,015 121
1990 157,861 114
1960 137,969 89