Latest Data (2017)
Population 950,715
Nationwide Rank 11

Quick Facts

Austin, Texas is the 11th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Austin, Texas is a city.

Austin, Texas is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Austin had its largest population ever.

Austin, Texas is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 93% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Austin, Texas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1 New York, New York 8,622,698 7.5%
2 Los Angeles, California 3,999,759 7.9%
3 Chicago, Illinois 2,716,450 -6.1%
4 Houston, Texas 2,312,717 16.9%
5 Phoenix, Arizona 1,626,078 22.5%
6 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1,580,863 4.4%
7 San Antonio, Texas 1,511,946 29.9%
8 San Diego, California 1,419,516 15.7%
9 Dallas, Texas 1,341,075 12.6%
10 San Jose, California 1,035,317 14.5%
11 Austin, Texas 950,715 41.4%
12 Jacksonville, Florida 892,062 21.1%
13 San Francisco, California 884,363 13.7%
14 Columbus, Ohio 879,170 22.7%
15 Fort Worth, Texas 874,168 60.1%
16 Indianapolis, Indiana 863,002 10.3%
17 Charlotte, North Carolina 859,035 50.7%
18 Seattle, Washington 724,745 28.4%
19 Denver, Colorado 704,621 26.7%
20 Washington, District of Columbia 693,972 21.3%
21 Boston, Massachusetts 685,094 16.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Texas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
7 San Antonio 1,511,946 29.9%
9 Dallas 1,341,075 12.6%
11 Austin 950,715 41.4%
15 Fort Worth 874,168 60.1%
22 El Paso 683,577 21.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 950,715 11
2016 947,890 11
2015 931,830 11
2014 912,791 11
2013 885,400 11
2012 842,592 11
2011 817,197 13
2010 790,390 14
2009 786,386 15
2008 767,201 15
2007 749,120 16
2006 730,729 16
2005 708,293 16
2004 696,384 16
2003 687,103 16
2002 684,634 17
2001 685,684 17
2000 672,241 17
1990 494,290 25
1980 345,496 42
1970 251,808 56
1960 186,545 67
1950 132,459 73