Latest Data (2017)
Population 683,577
Nationwide Rank 22

Quick Facts

El Paso, Texas is the 22nd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

El Paso, Texas is a city.

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

El Paso, Texas's growth is about average. 45% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

El Paso, Texas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
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%
22 El Paso, Texas 683,577 21.0%
23 Detroit, Michigan 673,104 -28.7%
24 Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee 667,560 22.2%
25 Memphis, Tennessee 652,236 -5.4%
26 Portland, Oregon 647,805 22.2%
27 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 643,648 26.8%
28 Las Vegas, Nevada 641,676 32.4%
29 Louisville/Jefferson County, Kentucky 621,349 12.1%
30 Baltimore, Maryland 611,648 -5.7%
31 Milwaukee, Wisconsin 595,351 -0.2%
32 Albuquerque, New Mexico 558,545 23.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In Texas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
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%
48 Arlington 396,394 18.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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