Latest Data (2017)
Population 74,503
Nationwide Rank 474

Quick Facts

Temple, Texas is the 474th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Temple, Texas is a city.

Temple, Texas is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Temple had its largest population ever.

Temple, Texas is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 71% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Temple, Texas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
464 Iowa City, Iowa 75,798 20.5%
465 Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 75,707 6.2%
466 Cedar Park, Texas 75,704 189.7%
467 Arlington Heights, Illinois 75,634 -1.1%
468 Union City, California 75,343 11.6%
469 Bolingbrook, Illinois 75,201 32.0%
470 Warner Robins, Georgia 74,854 50.3%
471 Evanston, Illinois 74,756 0.8%
472 Appleton, Wisconsin 74,653 6.0%
473 Camden, New Jersey 74,532 -6.5%
474 Temple, Texas 74,503 34.9%
475 Missouri City, Texas 74,497 39.2%
476 Rapid City, South Dakota 74,421 23.9%
477 Rochester Hills, Michigan 74,205 7.6%
478 Schaumburg, Illinois 74,184 -1.4%
479 Rancho Cordova, California 73,563 36.9%
480 Turlock, California 73,556 29.1%
481 Missoula, Montana 73,340 27.0%
482 Southfield, Michigan 73,208 -6.5%
483 Albany, Georgia 73,179 -4.5%
484 Apple Valley, California 73,077 33.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Texas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
181 Killeen 145,482 61.3%
183 Mesquite 143,949 15.1%
185 McAllen 142,696 33.3%
193 Waco 136,436 19.0%
195 Denton 136,268 62.9%
197 Midland 136,089 43.2%
198 Carrollton 135,710 23.0%
221 Round Rock 123,678 103.8%
228 Abilene 121,885 5.1%
232 Pearland 119,940 160.4%
233 Beaumont 119,114 4.9%
240 Odessa 116,861 29.0%
241 Richardson 116,783 26.5%
253 College Station 113,564 64.8%
287 Lewisville 106,021 35.2%
291 Tyler 104,991 24.3%
292 League City 104,903 128.6%
295 Wichita Falls 104,747 0.6%
304 Allen 100,685 123.3%
306 San Angelo 100,119 13.2%
362 Edinburg 90,280 84.4%
371 Sugar Land 88,485 36.3%
397 Mission 84,424 81.8%
399 Conroe 84,378 116.7%
403 Bryan 84,021 27.4%
415 Longview 81,522 11.7%
434 Pharr 79,487 67.7%
438 New Braunfels 79,152 105.1%
451 Baytown 76,804 15.2%
454 Flower Mound 76,681 48.1%
466 Cedar Park 75,704 189.7%
474 Temple 74,503 34.9%
475 Missouri City 74,497 39.2%
508 Georgetown 70,685 147.1%
509 North Richland Hills 70,441 25.8%
516 Mansfield 68,928 142.5%
540 Victoria 67,106 10.8%
562 Harlingen 65,467 11.3%
583 Pflugerville 63,359 163.3%
588 San Marcos 63,071 73.2%
589 Rowlett 62,868 39.3%
683 Port Arthur 55,498 -3.6%
688 Euless 55,174 19.3%
713 Grapevine 53,982 26.5%
717 DeSoto 53,568 41.5%
758 Galveston 50,497 -12.1%
769 Wylie 49,826 218.9%
774 Bedford 49,486 4.7%
780 Leander 49,234 482.7%
793 Cedar Hill 48,710 48.6%
797 Texas City 48,558 16.2%
822 Keller 47,266 68.9%
832 Little Elm 46,548 931.1%
840 Burleson 46,145 110.0%
860 Haltom City 44,417 13.5%
864 Rockwall 44,208 134.7%
877 Kyle 43,480 626.1%
895 The Colony 42,721 57.7%
910 Coppell 41,941 14.6%
911 Sherman 41,917 19.0%
925 Huntsville 41,277 17.4%
946 Weslaco 40,358 40.2%
955 Schertz 40,092 90.4%
962 Friendswood 39,839 36.3%
971 Duncanville 39,487 9.4%
976 Lancaster 39,386 51.4%
989 Hurst 39,051 7.4%
1024 Rosenberg 37,661 55.4%
1034 Texarkana 37,333 7.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 74,503 474
2016 73,600 476
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