Latest Data (2016)
Population 38,867
Nationwide Rank 981

Quick Facts

Lancaster, Texas is the 981st largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Lancaster, Texas is a city.

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

Lancaster, Texas is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 83% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Lancaster, Texas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
971 Pacifica, California 39,062 1.7%
972 Kyle, Texas 39,060 552.3%
973 Germantown, Tennessee 39,056 3.3%
974 Westerville, Ohio 38,985 9.8%
975 Northglenn, Colorado 38,982 20.1%
976 Keizer, Oregon 38,980 20.3%
977 Winter Haven, Florida 38,953 42.0%
978 Lake Oswego, Oregon 38,945 9.0%
979 Montclair, California 38,944 14.8%
980 Wausau, Wisconsin 38,872 0.6%
981 Lancaster, Texas 38,867 49.4%
982 Spanish Fork, Utah 38,861 87.3%
983 Tupelo, Mississippi 38,842 13.2%
984 Pleasant Grove, Utah 38,756 64.9%
985 Atlantic City, New Jersey 38,735 -4.2%
986 Stanton, California 38,644 2.8%
987 Delaware, Ohio 38,643 49.2%
988 Marion, Iowa 38,480 44.8%
989 Milton, Georgia 38,411 147.4%
990 Muskogee, Oklahoma 38,352 -2.1%
991 Muskegon, Michigan 38,349 -4.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Texas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
438 Pharr 77,320 63.1%
453 Baytown 75,992 14.0%
466 Missouri City 74,561 39.3%
474 New Braunfels 73,959 91.6%
476 Temple 73,600 33.3%
477 Flower Mound 73,547 42.0%
503 North Richland Hills 69,798 24.7%
511 Cedar Park 68,918 163.7%
525 Victoria 67,670 11.7%
531 Georgetown 67,140 134.7%
547 Mansfield 65,631 130.9%
548 Harlingen 65,539 11.4%
589 Rowlett 61,999 37.4%
590 San Marcos 61,980 70.2%
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%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 38,867 981
2015 38,801 969
2014 38,453 970
2013 38,071 968
2012 37,845 966
2011 37,275 968
2010 36,361 986
2009 36,236 983
2008 35,651 989
2007 34,760 1,004
2006 33,294 1,025
2005 31,594 1,071
2004 29,682 1,123
2003 27,463 1,198
2002 26,931 1,214
2001 26,754 1,219
2000 26,002 1,244
1990 22,240 1,244