Latest Data (2017)
Population 535,677
Nationwide Rank 33

Quick Facts

Tucson, Arizona is the 33rd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Tucson, Arizona is a city.

Tucson, Arizona is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Tucson had its largest population ever.

Tucson, Arizona's growth is below average. 68% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Tucson, Arizona Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
23 Detroit, Michigan 673,104 -28.7%
24 Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee 667,560 22.2%
25 Memphis, Tennessee 652,236 -5.4%
26 Portland, Oregon 647,805 22.2%
27 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 643,648 26.8%
28 Las Vegas, Nevada 641,676 32.4%
29 Louisville/Jefferson County, Kentucky 621,349 12.1%
30 Baltimore, Maryland 611,648 -5.7%
31 Milwaukee, Wisconsin 595,351 -0.2%
32 Albuquerque, New Mexico 558,545 23.9%
33 Tucson, Arizona 535,677 9.4%
34 Fresno, California 527,438 22.4%
35 Sacramento, California 501,901 22.6%
36 Mesa, Arizona 496,401 23.2%
37 Kansas City, Missouri 488,943 10.5%
38 Atlanta, Georgia 486,290 15.4%
39 Long Beach, California 469,450 1.5%
40 Omaha, Nebraska 466,893 13.9%
41 Raleigh, North Carolina 464,758 60.1%
42 Colorado Springs, Colorado 464,474 28.2%
43 Miami, Florida 463,347 27.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Arizona

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
33 Tucson 535,677 9.4%
36 Mesa 496,401 23.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 535,677 33
2016 530,706 33
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