Latest Data (2015)
Population 55,340
Nationwide Rank 680

Quick Facts

Port Arthur, Texas is the 680th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Port Arthur, Texas is a city.

Port Arthur, Texas is currently 5.2% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Port Arthur, Texas's growth is extremely below average. 94% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Port Arthur, Texas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
674 Novato, California 16.1%
675 Kettering, Ohio -3.7%
676 Bellevue, Nebraska 24.6%
677 Shoreline, Washington 4.2%
678 Decatur, Alabama 2.4%
679 Paramount, California 0.0%
680 Port Arthur, Texas -3.9%
681 Anderson, Indiana -7.2%
682 Sarasota, Florida 4.9%
683 West Haven, Connecticut 4.8%
684 Rosemead, California 2.4%
685 Highland, California 22.3%
686 Mount Prospect, Illinois -2.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 55,340 680
2014 54,548 682
2013 54,135 677
2012 54,010 672
2011 54,341 655
2010 53,818 655
2009 56,694 597
2008 55,699 600
2007 55,106 604
2006 54,889 601
2005 56,199 579
2004 56,251 572
2003 56,459 554
2002 56,512 546
2001 56,945 529
2000 57,629 515
1990 58,373 420