Latest Data (2018)
Population 47,635
Nationwide Rank 820

Quick Facts

Roswell, New Mexico is the 820th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Roswell, New Mexico is a city.

Roswell, New Mexico is currently 1.5% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Roswell, New Mexico's growth is below average. 63% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Roswell, New Mexico Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
810 Sheboygan, Wisconsin 48,180 -5.0%
811 Niagara Falls, New York 48,144 -13.2%
812 Charlottesville, Virginia 48,117 19.9%
813 Littleton, Colorado 48,007 18.6%
814 East Lansing, Michigan 47,988 3.0%
815 Lincoln, California 47,978 308.5%
816 Covina, California 47,963 2.2%
817 Monroe, Louisiana 47,877 -9.6%
818 Ocoee, Florida 47,720 92.3%
819 Chesterfield, Missouri 47,644 1.6%
820 Roswell, New Mexico 47,635 5.4%
821 Columbus, Indiana 47,543 20.9%
822 East Providence, Rhode Island 47,476 -2.6%
823 San Luis Obispo, California 47,446 6.9%
824 Jeffersonville, Indiana 47,432 58.3%
825 Beavercreek, Ohio 47,391 23.4%
826 Roseville, Michigan 47,377 -1.4%
827 Minot, North Dakota 47,370 29.4%
828 Keller, Texas 47,350 69.2%
829 Burleson, Texas 47,282 115.2%
830 Mentor, Ohio 47,273 -6.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Mexico

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
404 Santa Fe 84,612 33.6%
820 Roswell 47,635 5.4%
861 Farmington 44,788 16.4%
1005 Clovis 38,680 18.7%
1013 Hobbs 38,277 33.7%
1212 Alamogordo 31,701 -9.8%
1298 Carlsbad 29,331 14.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 47,635 820
2017 47,775 809
2016 48,184 793
2015 48,544 784
2014 48,608 779
2013 48,611 769
2012 48,477 763
2011 48,425 757
2010 48,366 742
2009 46,453 759
2008 46,024 761
2007 45,604 763
2006 44,878 765
2005 44,797 758
2004 44,470 751
2003 44,407 750
2002 44,328 738
2001 44,798 725
2000 45,193 711
1990 44,480 600