Latest Data (2015)
Population 72,277
Nationwide Rank 479

Quick Facts

Temple, Texas is the 479th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Temple, Texas is a city.

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

Temple, Texas is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 72% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Temple, Texas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
473 Rochester Hills, Michigan 6.4%
474 Decatur, Illinois -10.5%
475 Southfield, Michigan -6.5%
476 New Britain, Connecticut 1.7%
477 Franklin, Tennessee 56.6%
478 Turlock, California 26.9%
479 Temple, Texas 30.9%
480 Apple Valley, California 32.1%
481 Lynwood, California 2.9%
482 Waukesha, Wisconsin 9.5%
483 Wilmington, Delaware -1.0%
484 Canton, Ohio -11.1%
485 Gulfport, Mississippi 0.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 72,277 479
2014 70,765 485
2013 70,190 484
2012 69,148 484
2011 67,421 491
2010 66,102 499
2009 60,120 557
2008 60,256 550
2007 59,147 558
2006 57,543 570
2005 57,362 567
2004 56,355 569
2003 56,722 549
2002 55,953 558
2001 55,323 557
2000 55,209 552
1990 48,715 545