Latest Data (2016)
Population 42,761
Nationwide Rank 883

Quick Facts

Leander, Texas is the 883rd largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Leander, Texas is a city.

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

Leander, Texas is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 99% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Leander, Texas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
873 Urbandale, Iowa 43,018 45.8%
874 Jefferson City, Missouri 43,013 6.0%
875 San Bruno, California 42,957 6.9%
876 Fond du Lac, Wisconsin 42,951 1.6%
877 Plainfield, Illinois 42,933 212.3%
878 Concord, New Hampshire 42,904 5.3%
879 Pittsfield, Massachusetts 42,846 -6.2%
880 Riverton, Utah 42,838 69.2%
881 Bell Gardens, California 42,806 -2.9%
882 Peachtree Corners, Georgia 42,773
883 Leander, Texas 42,761 406.1%
884 Rohnert Park, California 42,622 3.0%
885 Fairfield, Ohio 42,617 1.1%
886 Brentwood, Tennessee 42,517 61.4%
887 Prescott, Arizona 42,513 23.7%
888 Little Elm, Texas 42,504 841.6%
889 Moorhead, Minnesota 42,492 30.8%
890 Brea, California 42,471 19.5%
891 Linden, New Jersey 42,457 7.6%
892 Rancho Palos Verdes, California 42,435 2.9%
893 The Colony, Texas 42,408 56.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In Texas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
399 Mission 83,563 79.9%
400 Bryan 83,260 26.2%
409 Conroe 82,286 111.4%
411 Longview 82,055 12.5%
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%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 42,761 883
2015 37,889 998
2014 34,172 1,090
2013 31,717 1,162
2012 29,620 1,231
2011 28,097 1,282
2010 26,521 1,347
2009 26,233 1,335
2008 24,712 1,402
2007 22,763 1,508
2006 19,791 1,683
2005 17,501 1,836
2004 15,767 1,978
2003 13,937 2,172
2002 11,935 2,433
2001 10,055 2,756
2000 8,448 3,116
1990 3,399 5,128