Latest Data (2018)
Population 682,669
Nationwide Rank 22

Quick Facts

El Paso, Texas is the 22nd largest city in the United States as of 2018.

El Paso, Texas is a city.

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

El Paso, Texas's growth is about average. 46% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

El Paso, Texas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
12 Jacksonville, Florida 903,889 22.7%
13 Fort Worth, Texas 895,008 63.9%
14 Columbus, Ohio 892,533 24.6%
15 San Francisco, California 883,305 13.6%
16 Charlotte, North Carolina 872,498 53.1%
17 Indianapolis, Indiana 867,125 10.8%
18 Seattle, Washington 744,955 32.0%
19 Denver, Colorado 716,492 28.8%
20 Washington, District of Columbia 702,455 22.8%
21 Boston, Massachusetts 694,583 17.6%
22 El Paso, Texas 682,669 20.8%
23 Detroit, Michigan 672,662 -28.8%
24 Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee 669,053 22.5%
25 Portland, Oregon 653,115 23.2%
26 Memphis, Tennessee 650,618 -5.7%
27 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 649,021 27.8%
28 Las Vegas, Nevada 644,644 33.0%
29 Louisville/Jefferson County, Kentucky 620,118 11.9%
30 Baltimore, Maryland 602,495 -7.1%
31 Milwaukee, Wisconsin 592,025 -0.8%
32 Albuquerque, New Mexico 560,218 24.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In Texas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
9 Dallas 1,345,047 12.9%
11 Austin 964,254 43.4%
13 Fort Worth 895,008 63.9%
22 El Paso 682,669 20.8%
48 Arlington 398,112 18.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 682,669 22
2017 683,577 22
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