Latest Data (2016)
Population 29,757
Nationwide Rank 1267

Quick Facts

Harker Heights, Texas is the 1,267th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Harker Heights, Texas is a city.

Harker Heights, Texas is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Harker Heights had its largest population ever.

Harker Heights, Texas is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 92% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Harker Heights, Texas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
1257 Walnut, California 30,047 0.0%
1258 Chicago Heights, Illinois 30,026 -8.3%
1259 Nicholasville, Kentucky 30,006 43.9%
1260 Weatherford, Texas 29,969 54.7%
1261 North Chicago, Illinois 29,951 -16.7%
1262 Elizabethtown, Kentucky 29,906 32.2%
1263 Opelika, Alabama 29,869 20.9%
1264 Gloucester, Massachusetts 29,798 -1.8%
1265 San Carlos, California 29,797 7.4%
1266 Jamestown, New York 29,775 -6.6%
1267 Harker Heights, Texas 29,757 68.2%
1268 East Palo Alto, California 29,684 -0.9%
1269 Morristown, Tennessee 29,663 11.9%
1270 Oak Park, Michigan 29,645 -8.4%
1271 Highland Park, Illinois 29,641 -2.2%
1272 Niles, Illinois 29,617 -1.3%
1273 Russellville, Arkansas 29,583 23.2%
1274 Port Chester, New York 29,524 5.8%
1275 Suisun City, California 29,505 12.2%
1276 Rahway, New Jersey 29,451 11.0%
1277 Oak Ridge, Tennessee 29,350 7.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Texas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
628 Pflugerville 59,245 146.2%
677 Port Arthur 55,427 -3.8%
689 Euless 54,769 18.4%
722 DeSoto 52,599 39.0%
734 Grapevine 51,971 21.8%
754 Galveston 50,550 -12.1%
762 Bedford 49,528 4.8%
789 Cedar Hill 48,343 47.5%
791 Texas City 48,262 15.5%
801 Wylie 47,701 205.3%
823 Keller 46,646 66.6%
839 Burleson 45,016 104.9%
851 Haltom City 44,361 13.4%
865 Rockwall 43,586 131.4%
883 Leander 42,761 406.1%
888 Little Elm 42,504 841.6%
893 The Colony 42,408 56.6%
909 Sherman 41,567 18.0%
916 Coppell 41,360 13.0%
920 Huntsville 41,208 17.2%
945 Weslaco 40,033 39.0%
961 Duncanville 39,457 9.3%
962 Schertz 39,453 87.4%
965 Friendswood 39,396 34.8%
969 Hurst 39,160 7.7%
972 Kyle 39,060 552.3%
981 Lancaster 38,867 49.4%
1015 Texarkana 37,679 8.1%
1031 Rosenberg 36,937 52.4%
1042 San Juan 36,663 37.4%
1053 Lufkin 36,159 8.4%
1060 Del Rio 35,998 5.9%
1082 La Porte 35,086 9.4%
1089 Farmers Branch 34,988 27.2%
1108 Waxahachie 34,345 58.3%
1121 Nacogdoches 33,932 13.0%
1125 Deer Park 33,782 18.2%
1143 Socorro 33,277 19.8%
1163 Copperas Cove 32,808 9.2%
1217 Southlake 30,991 41.9%
1251 Cleburne 30,223 14.3%
1260 Weatherford 29,969 54.7%
1267 Harker Heights 29,757 68.2%
1296 Eagle Pass 28,834 26.4%
1309 Seguin 28,614 20.4%
1311 Big Spring 28,532 13.6%
1344 Cibolo 27,855 772.6%
1355 Lake Jackson 27,529 0.0%
1371 Greenville 27,172 13.0%
1425 Alvin 26,164 21.8%
1426 Colleyville 26,152 32.0%
1431 Kingsville 26,071 2.1%
1489 Sachse 25,039 144.2%
1490 Balch Springs 25,017 27.8%
1493 Paris 25,005 -3.0%
1500 University Park 24,905 6.6%
1519 Watauga 24,629 11.7%
1530 San Benito 24,476 0.9%
1560 Corsicana 23,987 -2.3%
1569 Hutto 23,832 1542.4%
1577 Midlothian 23,689 141.7%
1580 Denison 23,654 4.1%
1583 Marshall 23,561 -1.2%
1586 Kerrville 23,434 14.1%
1612 Benbrook 22,948 13.3%
1633 Converse 22,702 95.5%
1644 Saginaw 22,526 77.3%
1726 Corinth 21,078 79.5%
1744 Belton 20,873 32.0%
1745 Plainview 20,859 -6.5%
1764 Stephenville 20,607 35.3%
1770 Murphy 20,482 490.0%
1783 Universal City 20,359 40.7%
1802 Dickinson 20,074 17.3%
1845 Angleton 19,491 6.0%
1851 Orange 19,418 -6.0%
1862 Alice 19,285 1.4%
1866 Horizon City 19,266 245.4%
1868 Ennis 19,221 16.8%
1869 Alamo 19,220 24.0%
1877 Brownwood 19,153 -1.1%
1879 Forney 19,122 231.5%
1928 Bellaire 18,593 17.9%
1940 Stafford 18,422 15.7%
1943 Palestine 18,383 4.2%
1944 Prosper 18,379 693.2%
1995 Bay City 17,809 -4.4%
2001 Pampa 17,762 0.1%
2020 South Houston 17,463 10.1%
2033 Terrell 17,329 25.7%
2036 Nederland 17,294 -0.5%
2041 White Settlement 17,204 15.8%
2047 Katy 17,116 44.5%
2049 Brenham 16,989 16.8%
2057 Alton 16,895 101.6%
2063 Taylor 16,857 28.0%
2087 Highland Village 16,624 34.8%
2088 Mercedes 16,624 17.8%
2092 Portland 16,618 11.3%
2100 Uvalde 16,540 4.0%
2105 Donna 16,518 8.1%
2111 La Marque 16,457 20.1%
2125 Gainesville 16,320 4.4%
2131 Mount Pleasant 16,273 14.7%
2145 Sulphur Springs 16,162 10.1%
2153 Seagoville 16,093 48.0%
2183 Groves 15,758 0.3%
2186 Live Oak 15,749 64.8%
2204 Humble 15,561 6.5%
2208 West University Place 15,516 8.6%
2229 Addison 15,368 8.5%
2246 Canyon 15,138 15.4%
2260 Buda 15,023 439.6%
2265 Crowley 14,969 98.8%
2270 Dumas 14,916 8.2%
2271 Hereford 14,915 2.5%
2274 Jacksonville 14,898 7.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 29,757 1,267
2015 29,142 1,283
2014 28,526 1,296
2013 28,169 1,302
2012 27,826 1,298
2011 27,253 1,323
2010 26,700 1,337
2009 26,026 1,348
2008 25,492 1,362
2007 24,596 1,395
2006 23,115 1,464
2005 21,382 1,564
2004 20,271 1,619
2003 19,292 1,667
2002 18,735 1,702
2001 18,220 1,719
2000 17,688 1,751
1990 12,821 2,005