Latest Data (2017)
Population 71,975
Nationwide Rank 495

Quick Facts

Flagstaff, Arizona is the 495th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Flagstaff, Arizona is a city.

Flagstaff, Arizona is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Flagstaff had its largest population ever.

Flagstaff, Arizona is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 78% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Flagstaff, Arizona Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
485 Rock Hill, South Carolina 73,068 43.9%
486 Pasco, Washington 73,013 114.4%
487 Bismarck, North Dakota 72,865 30.5%
488 New Britain, Connecticut 72,710 1.6%
489 Waukesha, Wisconsin 72,489 10.3%
490 Jacksonville, North Carolina 72,447 10.1%
491 Lafayette, Indiana 72,390 17.8%
492 Decatur, Illinois 72,174 -11.8%
493 Pittsburg, California 72,141 26.1%
494 Pawtucket, Rhode Island 72,001 -1.4%
495 Flagstaff, Arizona 71,975 35.5%
496 Lauderhill, Florida 71,970 7.5%
497 Gulfport, Mississippi 71,822 0.5%
498 Redlands, California 71,554 11.8%
499 Frederick, Maryland 71,408 34.4%
500 Passaic, New Jersey 71,247 4.9%
501 Wilmington, Delaware 71,106 -2.2%
502 Kissimmee, Florida 71,104 44.6%
503 Lynwood, California 71,099 1.6%
504 Maple Grove, Minnesota 71,066 38.3%
505 South Jordan, Utah 70,954 139.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Arizona

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
203 Surprise 134,085 314.5%
327 Yuma 95,502 20.7%
402 Avondale 84,025 125.5%
431 Goodyear 79,858 306.6%
495 Flagstaff 71,975 35.5%
525 Buckeye 68,453 601.5%
684 Casa Grande 55,477 105.9%
703 Lake Havasu City 54,411 28.3%
806 Maricopa 48,007 2646.3%
852 Marana 44,792 211.5%
859 Prescott Valley 44,466 82.0%
862 Oro Valley 44,350 35.3%
887 Sierra Vista 42,912 13.4%
894 Prescott 42,731 24.3%
941 Apache Junction 40,538 26.3%
953 Bullhead City 40,252 18.5%
984 Queen Creek 39,184 1107.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 71,975 495
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