Latest Data (2016)
Population 71,459
Nationwide Rank 492

Quick Facts

Flagstaff, Arizona is the 492nd largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Flagstaff, Arizona is a city.

Flagstaff, Arizona is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Flagstaff had its largest population ever.

Flagstaff, Arizona is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 76% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Flagstaff, Arizona Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
482 Decatur, Illinois 72,706 -11.2%
483 New Britain, Connecticut 72,558 1.3%
484 Apple Valley, California 72,553 32.8%
485 Bismarck, North Dakota 72,417 29.7%
486 Missoula, Montana 72,364 25.3%
487 Waukesha, Wisconsin 72,363 10.1%
488 Rancho Cordova, California 72,326 34.6%
489 Gulfport, Mississippi 72,076 0.8%
490 Lafayette, Indiana 71,782 16.8%
491 Lauderhill, Florida 71,626 7.0%
492 Flagstaff, Arizona 71,459 34.5%
493 Wilmington, Delaware 71,442 -1.7%
494 Pawtucket, Rhode Island 71,427 -2.2%
495 Canton, Ohio 71,323 -11.8%
496 Redlands, California 71,288 11.4%
497 Lynwood, California 71,187 1.7%
498 Pittsburg, California 70,679 23.6%
499 Passaic, New Jersey 70,635 4.0%
500 Pasco, Washington 70,579 107.3%
501 Frederick, Maryland 70,060 31.9%
502 Weston, Florida 70,015 37.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In Arizona

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
202 Surprise 132,677 310.1%
330 Yuma 94,906 19.9%
405 Avondale 82,881 122.4%
441 Goodyear 77,258 293.4%
492 Flagstaff 71,459 34.5%
560 Buckeye 64,629 562.3%
693 Casa Grande 54,534 102.4%
705 Lake Havasu City 53,743 26.7%
819 Maricopa 46,903 2583.2%
862 Oro Valley 43,781 33.6%
867 Marana 43,474 202.3%
869 Sierra Vista 43,208 14.2%
871 Prescott Valley 43,132 76.6%
887 Prescott 42,513 23.7%
948 Bullhead City 39,970 17.6%
950 Apache Junction 39,954 24.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 71,459 492
2015 70,320 497
2014 68,785 500
2013 68,667 495
2012 67,468 499
2011 65,716 513
2010 65,870 502
2009 60,611 550
2008 59,956 552
2007 59,562 547
2006 58,519 559
2005 57,681 560
2004 57,177 559
2003 55,840 565
2002 55,047 572
2001 53,632 586
2000 53,095 580
1990 45,857 581