Latest Data (2015)
Population 531,641
Nationwide Rank 33

Quick Facts

Tucson, Arizona is the 33rd largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Tucson, Arizona is a city.

Tucson, Arizona is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Tucson had its largest population ever.

Tucson, Arizona's growth is below average. 64% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Tucson, Arizona Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
27 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 24.3%
28 Las Vegas, Nevada 28.7%
29 Baltimore, Maryland -4.1%
30 Louisville/Jefferson County, Kentucky 11.0%
31 Milwaukee, Wisconsin 0.5%
32 Albuquerque, New Mexico 24.0%
33 Tucson, Arizona 8.6%
34 Fresno, California 20.7%
35 Sacramento, California 19.9%
36 Kansas City, Missouri 7.4%
37 Long Beach, California 2.5%
38 Mesa, Arizona 17.1%
39 Atlanta, Georgia 10.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 531,641 33
2014 527,972 33
2013 526,116 33
2012 524,295 33
2011 523,168 33
2010 520,116 33
2009 543,910 32
2008 540,653 32
2007 536,752 32
2006 530,349 32
2005 524,830 32
2004 517,246 32
2003 510,276 32
2002 504,134 32
2001 496,358 32
2000 489,355 31
1990 417,139 34
1980 330,537 45
1970 262,933 53
1960 212,892 54