Latest Data (2017)
Population 101,712
Nationwide Rank 300

Quick Facts

Las Cruces, New Mexico is the 300th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Las Cruces, New Mexico is a city.

Las Cruces, New Mexico is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Las Cruces had its largest population ever.

Las Cruces, New Mexico is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 82% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Las Cruces, New Mexico Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
290 Green Bay, Wisconsin 105,116 2.2%
291 Tyler, Texas 104,991 24.3%
292 League City, Texas 104,903 128.6%
293 Burbank, California 104,834 4.3%
294 San Mateo, California 104,748 12.9%
295 Wichita Falls, Texas 104,747 0.6%
296 El Cajon, California 103,894 9.2%
297 Rialto, California 103,562 11.5%
298 Davenport, Iowa 102,320 4.1%
299 South Bend, Indiana 102,245 -5.6%
300 Las Cruces, New Mexico 101,712 38.1%
301 Vista, California 101,568 12.9%
302 Renton, Washington 101,379 96.9%
303 Sparks, Nevada 100,888 50.7%
304 Allen, Texas 100,685 123.3%
305 Tuscaloosa, Alabama 100,287 27.4%
306 San Angelo, Texas 100,119 13.2%
307 Vacaville, California 100,032 11.8%
308 Meridian, Idaho 99,926 172.0%
309 Kenosha, Wisconsin 99,877 9.5%
310 Roanoke, Virginia 99,837 5.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Mexico

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
300 Las Cruces 101,712 38.1%
323 Rio Rancho 96,159 82.4%
405 Santa Fe 83,776 32.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 101,712 300
2016 101,759 299
2015 101,643 295
2014 101,408 294
2013 101,324 285
2012 101,047 286
2011 100,015 287
2010 97,618 288
2009 93,452 302
2008 90,792 314
2007 89,140 319
2006 86,904 325
2005 83,597 339
2004 80,226 359
2003 78,032 366
2002 75,684 374
2001 74,230 379
2000 73,605 377
1990 62,648 386