Latest Data (2016)
Population 164,207
Nationwide Rank 155

Quick Facts

Fort Collins, Colorado is the 155th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Fort Collins, Colorado is a city.

Fort Collins, Colorado is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Fort Collins had its largest population ever.

Fort Collins, Colorado is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 76% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Fort Collins, Colorado Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
145 Sioux Falls, South Dakota 174,360 38.8%
146 Ontario, California 173,212 9.1%
147 McKinney, Texas 172,298 207.7%
148 Elk Grove, California 169,743 107.8%
149 Jackson, Mississippi 169,148 -8.6%
150 Pembroke Pines, Florida 168,587 21.9%
151 Salem, Oregon 167,419 21.3%
152 Springfield, Missouri 167,319 9.9%
153 Corona, California 166,785 29.2%
154 Eugene, Oregon 166,575 19.7%
155 Fort Collins, Colorado 164,207 36.7%
156 Peoria, Arizona 164,173 47.9%
157 Frisco, Texas 163,656 363.8%
158 Cary, North Carolina 162,320 66.6%
159 Lancaster, California 160,106 34.3%
160 Hayward, California 158,937 12.7%
161 Palmdale, California 157,356 33.8%
162 Salinas, California 157,218 9.5%
163 Alexandria, Virginia 155,810 20.3%
164 Lakewood, Colorado 154,393 6.9%
165 Springfield, Massachusetts 154,074 1.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Colorado

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
155 Fort Collins 164,207 36.7%
164 Lakewood 154,393 6.9%
191 Thornton 136,703 64.1%
236 Arvada 117,453 14.8%
247 Westminster 113,875 12.3%
266 Pueblo 110,291 7.9%
268 Centennial 109,932 7.3%
276 Boulder 108,090 14.2%
291 Greeley 103,990 32.6%
339 Longmont 92,858 28.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 164,207 155
2015 161,175 156
2014 156,480 159
2013 152,061 160
2012 148,612 163
2011 145,767 167
2010 143,986 169
2009 138,733 175
2008 135,870 177
2007 133,373 178
2006 131,487 179
2005 129,497 180
2004 128,333 179
2003 127,020 179
2002 125,512 178
2001 123,241 182
2000 120,062 184
1990 88,899 237