Latest Data (2015)
Population 249,042
Nationwide Rank 83

Quick Facts

Lubbock, Texas is the 83rd largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Lubbock, Texas is a city.

Lubbock, Texas is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Lubbock had its largest population ever.

Lubbock, Texas is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 77% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Lubbock, Texas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
77 Fort Wayne, Indiana 2.5%
78 Buffalo, New York -11.6%
79 Durham, North Carolina 36.4%
80 St. Petersburg, Florida 3.3%
81 Irvine, California 75.1%
82 Laredo, Texas 42.3%
83 Lubbock, Texas 24.3%
84 Madison, Wisconsin 18.5%
85 Gilbert, Arizona 111.0%
86 Norfolk, Virginia 5.1%
87 Reno, Nevada 31.2%
88 Winston-Salem, North Carolina 19.2%
89 Glendale, Arizona 8.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 249,042 83
2014 243,839 85
2013 239,538 84
2012 236,065 84
2011 233,630 84
2010 229,573 84
2009 225,859 87
2008 221,248 87
2007 218,946 87
2006 216,199 87
2005 213,089 88
2004 210,849 90
2003 208,349 90
2002 205,171 87
2001 202,854 88
2000 200,231 91
1990 186,770 89
1980 173,979 79
1970 149,101 100
1960 128,691 95