Latest Data (2016)
Population 199,582
Nationwide Rank 116

Quick Facts

Amarillo, Texas is the 116th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Amarillo, Texas is a city.

Amarillo, Texas is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Amarillo had its largest population ever.

Amarillo, Texas's growth is about average. 49% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Amarillo, Texas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
106 Fontana, California 209,665 42.8%
107 Rochester, New York 208,880 -4.8%
108 Oxnard, California 207,906 21.1%
109 Moreno Valley, California 205,499 43.4%
110 Fayetteville, North Carolina 204,759 2.6%
111 Aurora, Illinois 201,110 39.1%
112 Glendale, California 200,831 2.8%
113 Yonkers, New York 200,807 2.3%
114 Huntington Beach, California 200,652 5.6%
115 Montgomery, Alabama 200,022 -0.8%
116 Amarillo, Texas 199,582 14.6%
117 Little Rock, Arkansas 198,541 8.2%
118 Akron, Ohio 197,633 -8.8%
119 Columbus, Georgia 197,485 5.8%
120 Augusta-Richmond County, Georgia 197,081 1.0%
121 Grand Rapids, Michigan 196,445 -0.7%
122 Shreveport, Louisiana 194,920 -2.8%
123 Salt Lake City, Utah 193,744 6.5%
124 Huntsville, Alabama 193,079 20.6%
125 Mobile, Alabama 192,904 -2.9%
126 Tallahassee, Florida 190,894 24.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In Texas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
48 Arlington 392,772 17.3%
58 Corpus Christi 325,733 17.4%
69 Plano 286,057 27.5%
80 Laredo 257,156 43.2%
83 Lubbock 252,506 26.1%
91 Irving 238,289 24.1%
95 Garland 234,943 8.7%
116 Amarillo 199,582 14.6%
127 Grand Prairie 190,682 48.8%
132 Brownsville 183,823 28.2%
147 McKinney 172,298 207.7%
157 Frisco 163,656 363.8%
166 Pasadena 153,351 8.0%
181 Mesquite 143,736 14.9%
182 Killeen 143,400 59.0%
184 McAllen 142,212 32.8%
196 Midland 134,610 41.6%
197 Waco 134,432 17.2%
200 Denton 133,808 59.9%
201 Carrollton 133,351 20.9%
223 Abilene 122,225 5.4%
227 Round Rock 120,892 99.2%
233 Beaumont 118,299 4.2%
234 Odessa 117,871 30.2%
249 Pearland 113,570 146.5%
250 Richardson 113,347 22.8%
255 College Station 112,141 62.7%
287 Tyler 104,798 24.0%
288 Wichita Falls 104,724 0.5%
289 Lewisville 104,659 33.4%
297 League City 102,010 122.3%
303 San Angelo 100,702 13.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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