Latest Data (2016)
Population 101,759
Nationwide Rank 299

Quick Facts

Las Cruces, New Mexico is the 299th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Las Cruces, New Mexico is a city.

Las Cruces, New Mexico is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Las Cruces had its largest population ever.

Las Cruces, New Mexico is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 84% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Las Cruces, New Mexico Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
289 Lewisville, Texas 104,659 33.4%
290 Burbank, California 104,447 3.9%
291 Greeley, Colorado 103,990 32.6%
292 San Mateo, California 103,959 12.1%
293 El Cajon, California 103,768 9.1%
294 Jurupa Valley, California 103,541
295 Rialto, California 103,314 11.3%
296 Davenport, Iowa 102,612 4.4%
297 League City, Texas 102,010 122.3%
298 Davie, Florida 101,871 23.9%
299 Las Cruces, New Mexico 101,759 38.2%
300 South Bend, Indiana 101,735 -6.1%
301 Vista, California 101,659 13.0%
302 Renton, Washington 100,953 96.0%
303 San Angelo, Texas 100,702 13.8%
304 Roanoke, Virginia 99,660 5.1%
305 Kenosha, Wisconsin 99,631 9.2%
306 Tuscaloosa, Alabama 99,543 26.5%
307 Allen, Texas 99,179 119.9%
308 Erie, Pennsylvania 98,593 -4.8%
309 Sparks, Nevada 98,345 46.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Mexico

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
299 Las Cruces 101,759 38.2%
321 Rio Rancho 96,028 82.1%
395 Santa Fe 83,875 32.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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