Latest Data (2018)
Population 261,639
Nationwide Rank 80

Quick Facts

Laredo, Texas is the 80th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Laredo, Texas is a city.

Laredo, Texas is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Laredo had its largest population ever.

Laredo, Texas is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 88% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Laredo, Texas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
70 Lincoln, Nebraska 287,401 26.2%
71 Orlando, Florida 285,713 46.7%
72 Irvine, California 282,572 92.6%
73 Newark, New Jersey 282,090 3.4%
74 Toledo, Ohio 274,975 -12.3%
75 Durham, North Carolina 274,291 45.2%
76 Chula Vista, California 271,651 54.6%
77 Fort Wayne, Indiana 267,633 5.4%
78 Jersey City, New Jersey 265,549 10.6%
79 St. Petersburg, Florida 265,098 6.5%
80 Laredo, Texas 261,639 45.7%
81 Madison, Wisconsin 258,054 22.8%
82 Chandler, Arizona 257,165 43.2%
83 Buffalo, New York 256,304 -12.2%
84 Lubbock, Texas 255,885 27.7%
85 Scottsdale, Arizona 255,310 24.9%
86 Reno, Nevada 250,998 36.4%
87 Glendale, Arizona 250,702 13.0%
88 Gilbert, Arizona 248,279 111.6%
89 Winston-Salem, North Carolina 246,328 21.8%
90 North Las Vegas, Nevada 245,949 108.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Texas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
48 Arlington 398,112 18.9%
59 Corpus Christi 326,554 17.7%
69 Plano 288,061 28.4%
80 Laredo 261,639 45.7%
84 Lubbock 255,885 27.7%
93 Garland 242,507 12.2%
94 Irving 242,242 26.2%
116 Amarillo 199,924 14.8%
125 Grand Prairie 194,614 51.9%
130 McKinney 191,645 242.2%
134 Frisco 188,170 433.3%
137 Brownsville 183,392 27.9%
168 Pasadena 153,219 7.9%
174 Killeen 149,103 65.4%
183 McAllen 143,433 34.0%
184 Mesquite 142,816 14.2%
186 Midland 142,344 49.8%
196 Denton 138,541 65.6%
197 Waco 138,183 20.5%
199 Carrollton 136,879 24.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 261,639 80
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