Latest Data (2016)
Population 683,080
Nationwide Rank 20

Quick Facts

El Paso, Texas is the 20th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

El Paso, Texas is a city.

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

El Paso, Texas is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 63% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

El Paso, Texas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
10 San Jose, California 1,025,350 13.4%
11 Austin, Texas 947,890 41.0%
12 Jacksonville, Florida 880,619 19.5%
13 San Francisco, California 870,887 12.0%
14 Columbus, Ohio 860,090 20.1%
15 Indianapolis, Indiana 855,164 9.3%
16 Fort Worth, Texas 854,113 56.4%
17 Charlotte, North Carolina 842,051 47.7%
18 Seattle, Washington 704,352 24.8%
19 Denver, Colorado 693,060 24.6%
20 El Paso, Texas 683,080 20.9%
21 Washington, District of Columbia 681,170 19.1%
22 Boston, Massachusetts 673,184 14.0%
23 Detroit, Michigan 672,795 -28.8%
24 Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee 660,388 20.9%
25 Memphis, Tennessee 652,717 -5.4%
26 Portland, Oregon 639,863 20.7%
27 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 638,367 25.7%
28 Las Vegas, Nevada 632,912 30.6%
29 Louisville/Jefferson County, Kentucky 616,261 11.2%
30 Baltimore, Maryland 614,664 -5.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Texas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
9 Dallas 1,317,929 10.6%
11 Austin 947,890 41.0%
16 Fort Worth 854,113 56.4%
20 El Paso 683,080 20.9%
48 Arlington 392,772 17.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 683,080 20
2015 681,124 20
2014 679,036 19
2013 674,433 19
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