Latest Data (2017)
Population 260,654
Nationwide Rank 80

Quick Facts

Laredo, Texas is the 80th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Laredo, Texas is a city.

Laredo, Texas is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Laredo had its largest population ever.

Laredo, Texas is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 91% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Laredo, Texas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
70 Newark, New Jersey 285,154 4.5%
71 Lincoln, Nebraska 284,736 25.0%
72 Orlando, Florida 280,257 43.9%
73 Irvine, California 277,453 89.1%
74 Toledo, Ohio 276,491 -11.8%
75 Jersey City, New Jersey 270,753 12.8%
76 Chula Vista, California 270,471 54.0%
77 Durham, North Carolina 267,743 41.7%
78 Fort Wayne, Indiana 265,904 4.7%
79 St. Petersburg, Florida 263,255 5.8%
80 Laredo, Texas 260,654 45.2%
81 Buffalo, New York 258,612 -11.4%
82 Madison, Wisconsin 255,214 21.4%
83 Lubbock, Texas 253,888 26.7%
84 Chandler, Arizona 253,458 41.1%
85 Scottsdale, Arizona 249,950 22.3%
86 Reno, Nevada 248,853 35.2%
87 Glendale, Arizona 246,709 11.2%
88 Norfolk, Virginia 244,703 4.4%
89 Winston-Salem, North Carolina 244,605 20.9%
90 North Las Vegas, Nevada 242,975 105.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In Texas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
48 Arlington 396,394 18.4%
59 Corpus Christi 325,605 17.4%
69 Plano 286,143 27.6%
80 Laredo 260,654 45.2%
83 Lubbock 253,888 26.7%
93 Irving 240,373 25.2%
95 Garland 238,002 10.1%
117 Amarillo 199,826 14.8%
125 Grand Prairie 193,837 51.3%
135 Brownsville 183,299 27.8%
136 McKinney 181,330 223.8%
142 Frisco 177,286 402.4%
168 Pasadena 153,520 8.1%
181 Killeen 145,482 61.3%
183 Mesquite 143,949 15.1%
185 McAllen 142,696 33.3%
193 Waco 136,436 19.0%
195 Denton 136,268 62.9%
197 Midland 136,089 43.2%
198 Carrollton 135,710 23.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 260,654 80
2016 257,156 80
2015 255,473 82
2014 252,309 80
2013 248,142 80
2012 244,731 81
2011 240,597 80
2010 236,091 81
2009 226,124 86
2008 220,801 88
2007 215,789 91
2006 210,841 90
2005 205,770 94
2004 200,502 96
2003 195,060 110
2002 189,954 114
2001 184,821 114
2000 179,492 117
1990 125,029 149