Latest Data (2018)
Population 1,532,233
Nationwide Rank 7

Quick Facts

San Antonio, Texas is the 7th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

San Antonio, Texas is a city.

San Antonio, Texas is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 San Antonio had its largest population ever.

San Antonio, Texas is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 85% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

San Antonio, Texas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1 New York, New York 8,398,748 4.7%
2 Los Angeles, California 3,990,456 7.7%
3 Chicago, Illinois 2,705,994 -6.5%
4 Houston, Texas 2,325,502 17.5%
5 Phoenix, Arizona 1,660,272 25.1%
6 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1,584,138 4.6%
7 San Antonio, Texas 1,532,233 31.6%
8 San Diego, California 1,425,976 16.2%
9 Dallas, Texas 1,345,047 12.9%
10 San Jose, California 1,030,119 14.0%
11 Austin, Texas 964,254 43.4%
12 Jacksonville, Florida 903,889 22.7%
13 Fort Worth, Texas 895,008 63.9%
14 Columbus, Ohio 892,533 24.6%
15 San Francisco, California 883,305 13.6%
16 Charlotte, North Carolina 872,498 53.1%
17 Indianapolis, Indiana 867,125 10.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Texas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
4 Houston 2,325,502 17.5%
7 San Antonio 1,532,233 31.6%
9 Dallas 1,345,047 12.9%
11 Austin 964,254 43.4%
13 Fort Worth 895,008 63.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 1,532,233 7
2017 1,511,946 7
2016 1,492,510 7
2015 1,469,845 7
2014 1,436,697 7
2013 1,409,019 7
2012 1,382,951 7
2011 1,357,551 7
2010 1,327,407 7
2009 1,373,668 7
2008 1,349,274 7
2007 1,323,698 7
2006 1,292,082 8
2005 1,258,733 8
2004 1,239,011 8
2003 1,217,969 9
2002 1,199,116 9
2001 1,177,154 9
2000 1,163,825 9
1990 997,434 9
1980 785,880 11
1970 654,153 15
1960 587,718 17
1950 408,442 25
1940 253,854 36
1930 231,542 38
1920 161,379 41
1910 96,614 54
1900 53,321 71
1890 37,673 81
1880 20,550 96