Latest Data (2016)
Population 18,383
Nationwide Rank 1943

Quick Facts

Palestine, Texas is the 1,943rd largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Palestine, Texas is a city.

Palestine, Texas is currently 1.8% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Palestine, Texas's growth is about average. 52% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Palestine, Texas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
1933 Augusta, Maine 18,494 -0.3%
1934 Gautier, Mississippi 18,471 9.5%
1935 Marshfield, Wisconsin 18,467 -2.0%
1936 Winchester, Kentucky 18,461 10.3%
1937 Niles, Ohio 18,458 -11.6%
1938 Springboro, Ohio 18,452 46.1%
1939 Hyattsville, Maryland 18,449 17.8%
1940 Stafford, Texas 18,422 15.7%
1941 Monroe, Washington 18,408 32.4%
1942 Westbrook, Maine 18,402 14.0%
1943 Palestine, Texas 18,383 4.2%
1944 Prosper, Texas 18,379 693.2%
1945 Round Lake, Illinois 18,375 204.8%
1946 Bensenville, Illinois 18,355 -11.4%
1947 Farmington, Missouri 18,355 31.2%
1948 Macomb, Illinois 18,352 -0.5%
1949 El Dorado, Arkansas 18,339 -14.5%
1950 Seminole, Florida 18,334 -1.7%
1951 Central Point, Oregon 18,328 42.6%
1952 Natchitoches, Louisiana 18,319 1.5%
1953 Ashtabula, Ohio 18,311 -12.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Texas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
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%
1726 Corinth 21,078 79.5%
1744 Belton 20,873 32.0%
1745 Plainview 20,859 -6.5%
1764 Stephenville 20,607 35.3%
1770 Murphy 20,482 490.0%
1783 Universal City 20,359 40.7%
1802 Dickinson 20,074 17.3%
1845 Angleton 19,491 6.0%
1851 Orange 19,418 -6.0%
1862 Alice 19,285 1.4%
1866 Horizon City 19,266 245.4%
1868 Ennis 19,221 16.8%
1869 Alamo 19,220 24.0%
1877 Brownwood 19,153 -1.1%
1879 Forney 19,122 231.5%
1928 Bellaire 18,593 17.9%
1940 Stafford 18,422 15.7%
1943 Palestine 18,383 4.2%
1944 Prosper 18,379 693.2%
1995 Bay City 17,809 -4.4%
2001 Pampa 17,762 0.1%
2020 South Houston 17,463 10.1%
2033 Terrell 17,329 25.7%
2036 Nederland 17,294 -0.5%
2041 White Settlement 17,204 15.8%
2047 Katy 17,116 44.5%
2049 Brenham 16,989 16.8%
2057 Alton 16,895 101.6%
2063 Taylor 16,857 28.0%
2087 Highland Village 16,624 34.8%
2088 Mercedes 16,624 17.8%
2092 Portland 16,618 11.3%
2100 Uvalde 16,540 4.0%
2105 Donna 16,518 8.1%
2111 La Marque 16,457 20.1%
2125 Gainesville 16,320 4.4%
2131 Mount Pleasant 16,273 14.7%
2145 Sulphur Springs 16,162 10.1%
2153 Seagoville 16,093 48.0%
2183 Groves 15,758 0.3%
2186 Live Oak 15,749 64.8%
2204 Humble 15,561 6.5%
2208 West University Place 15,516 8.6%
2229 Addison 15,368 8.5%
2246 Canyon 15,138 15.4%
2260 Buda 15,023 439.6%
2265 Crowley 14,969 98.8%
2270 Dumas 14,916 8.2%
2271 Hereford 14,915 2.5%
2274 Jacksonville 14,898 7.3%
2279 Kilgore 14,836 31.3%
2280 Mineral Wells 14,826 -12.5%
2288 Boerne 14,725 127.8%
2297 Lakeway 14,641 79.1%
2315 Rio Grande City 14,483 18.9%
2339 Hewitt 14,322 27.8%
2391 Levelland 13,844 7.8%
2395 Hidalgo 13,831 78.3%
2419 Seabrook 13,656 43.5%
2432 Andrews 13,574 41.8%
2437 Lockhart 13,527 14.9%
2459 Henderson 13,416 19.2%
2475 Beeville 13,250 1.5%
2482 Santa Fe 13,205 18.2%
2524 Forest Hill 12,947 -0.2%
2534 Borger 12,865 -9.6%
2544 Athens 12,811 10.3%
2547 Port Neches 12,809 -5.6%
2574 Lumberton 12,594 41.3%
2588 Red Oak 12,522 119.3%
2591 Gatesville 12,498 -20.7%
2613 Port Lavaca 12,400 3.6%
2627 Glenn Heights 12,336 67.1%
2649 Trophy Club 12,166 89.0%
2653 Freeport 12,153 -4.3%
2664 Royse City 12,093 288.9%
2665 Richmond 12,092 3.3%
2672 Azle 12,064 24.9%
2691 Anna 11,940 578.0%
2713 El Campo 11,766 5.7%
2736 Tomball 11,643 25.2%
2747 Clute 11,586 11.0%
2748 Snyder 11,572 8.2%
2759 Robstown 11,517 -10.4%
2762 Robinson 11,493 45.5%
2782 Fredericksburg 11,382 24.5%
2795 Leon Valley 11,314 22.3%
2822 Raymondville 11,173 15.0%
2836 Burkburnett 11,095 1.3%
2842 Webster 11,075 21.8%
2843 Galena Park 11,067 4.4%
2858 Vidor 10,958 -4.1%
2892 Sweetwater 10,755 -5.4%
2904 Fate 10,703 1677.9%
2907 Jacinto City 10,696 3.7%
2916 Rockport 10,645 31.8%
2947 Ingleside 10,488 11.7%
2952 Vernon 10,461 -10.0%
2974 Pleasanton 10,393 24.7%
2997 Bellmead 10,306 10.7%
3002 Roma 10,265 5.2%
3030 Bonham 10,123 1.0%
3041 Selma 10,088 1070.3%
3042 Pearsall 10,064 31.3%
3102 Brownfield 9,779 3.5%
3104 Granbury 9,755 54.7%
3120 Pecos 9,666 2.5%
3158 Lamesa 9,461 -4.5%
3167 Princeton 9,405 165.5%
3184 Elgin 9,323 60.6%
3191 Hondo 9,276 17.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 18,383 1,943
2015 18,288 1,941
2014 18,393 1,922
2013 18,617 1,890
2012 18,516 1,884
2011 18,600 1,865
2010 18,712 1,821
2009 18,459 1,817
2008 18,344 1,817
2007 18,066 1,824
2006 17,879 1,825
2005 17,789 1,812
2004 17,626 1,809
2003 17,709 1,780
2002 17,745 1,761
2001 17,574 1,762
2000 17,637 1,758
1990 18,185 1,500