La Plata, Argentina Metro Area Population 1950-2020

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the La Plata, Argentina metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of La Plata in 2020 is 884,000, a 1.14% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of La Plata in 2019 was 874,000, a 1.16% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of La Plata in 2018 was 864,000, a 1.17% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of La Plata in 2017 was 854,000, a 1.18% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Argentina
City Name Population
Buenos Aires 15,154,000
Cordoba 1,572,000
Rosario 1,532,000
Mendoza 1,173,000
San Miguel de Tucuman 986,000
La Plata 884,000
Salta 685,000
Mar Del Plata 666,000
Santa Fe 563,000
San Juan 537,000
Santiago Del Estero 436,000
Resistencia 432,000
Neuquen-Plottier-Cipolletti 409,000
Corrientes 408,000
Posadas 389,000
San Salvador de Jujuy 361,000
Bahia Blanca 316,000
La Plata - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 884,000 1.14%
2019 874,000 1.16%
2018 864,000 1.17%
2017 854,000 1.18%
2016 844,000 1.20%
2015 834,000 1.21%
2014 824,000 1.10%
2013 815,000 1.24%
2012 805,000 1.13%
2011 796,000 1.40%
2010 785,000 1.55%
2009 773,000 1.71%
2008 760,000 1.60%
2007 748,000 1.63%
2006 736,000 1.66%
2005 724,000 1.69%
2004 712,000 1.71%
2003 700,000 1.60%
2002 689,000 1.32%
2001 680,000 0.59%
2000 676,000 0.60%
1999 672,000 0.60%
1998 668,000 0.60%
1997 664,000 0.61%
1996 660,000 0.61%
1995 656,000 0.61%
1994 652,000 0.46%
1993 649,000 0.62%
1992 645,000 0.62%
1991 641,000 1.10%
1990 634,000 1.28%
1989 626,000 1.13%
1988 619,000 1.14%
1987 612,000 1.32%
1986 604,000 1.17%
1985 597,000 1.19%
1984 590,000 1.20%
1983 583,000 1.22%
1982 576,000 1.23%
1981 569,000 1.25%
1980 562,000 1.44%
1979 554,000 1.47%
1978 546,000 1.49%
1977 538,000 1.51%
1976 530,000 1.53%
1975 522,000 1.56%
1974 514,000 1.58%
1973 506,000 1.40%
1972 499,000 1.63%
1971 491,000 1.45%
1970 484,000 1.89%
1969 475,000 1.93%
1968 466,000 1.75%
1967 458,000 2.00%
1966 449,000 1.81%
1965 441,000 1.85%
1964 433,000 1.88%
1963 425,000 1.92%
1962 417,000 1.71%
1961 410,000 2.24%
1960 401,000 2.82%
1959 390,000 3.17%
1958 378,000 2.72%
1957 368,000 3.08%
1956 357,000 2.88%
1955 347,000 2.97%
1954 337,000 3.06%
1953 327,000 2.83%
1952 318,000 3.25%
1951 308,000 2.67%
1950 300,000 0.00%