Kitchener-Cambrigde-Waterloo, Canada Metro Area Population 1950-2020

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Kitchener-Cambrigde-Waterloo, Canada metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Kitchener-Cambrigde-Waterloo in 2020 is 562,000, a 1.44% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Kitchener-Cambrigde-Waterloo in 2019 was 554,000, a 1.65% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Kitchener-Cambrigde-Waterloo in 2018 was 545,000, a 1.87% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Kitchener-Cambrigde-Waterloo in 2017 was 535,000, a 1.9% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Canada
City Name Population
Toronto 6,197,000
Montreal 4,221,000
Vancouver 2,581,000
Calgary 1,547,000
Edmonton 1,461,000
Ottawa-Gatineau 1,393,000
Quebec 826,000
Winnipeg 817,000
Hamilton 767,000
Kitchener-Cambrigde-Waterloo 562,000
London 508,000
St. Catharines-Niagara 416,000
Halifax 413,000
Oshawa 398,000
Victoria 386,000
Windsor 336,000
Saskatoon 325,000
Kitchener-Cambrigde-Waterloo - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 562,000 1.44%
2019 554,000 1.65%
2018 545,000 1.87%
2017 535,000 1.90%
2016 525,000 1.74%
2015 516,000 1.98%
2014 506,000 1.81%
2013 497,000 2.05%
2012 487,000 1.88%
2011 478,000 1.06%
2010 473,000 1.28%
2009 467,000 1.08%
2008 462,000 1.09%
2007 457,000 1.11%
2006 452,000 1.57%
2005 445,000 1.83%
2004 437,000 1.63%
2003 430,000 1.90%
2002 422,000 1.69%
2001 415,000 1.47%
2000 409,000 1.74%
1999 402,000 1.52%
1998 396,000 1.54%
1997 390,000 1.56%
1996 384,000 1.59%
1995 378,000 1.34%
1994 373,000 1.63%
1993 367,000 1.38%
1992 362,000 1.40%
1991 357,000 2.59%
1990 348,000 2.96%
1989 338,000 2.74%
1988 329,000 2.81%
1987 320,000 2.56%
1986 312,000 1.63%
1985 307,000 1.66%
1984 302,000 1.34%
1983 298,000 1.71%
1982 293,000 1.38%
1981 289,000 1.40%
1980 285,000 1.06%
1979 282,000 1.08%
1978 279,000 1.09%
1977 276,000 1.47%
1976 272,000 3.42%
1975 263,000 3.54%
1974 254,000 3.67%
1973 245,000 3.81%
1972 236,000 3.51%
1971 228,000 3.64%
1970 220,000 3.29%
1969 213,000 3.40%
1968 206,000 3.52%
1967 199,000 3.11%
1966 193,000 4.32%
1965 185,000 4.52%
1964 177,000 4.73%
1963 169,000 4.32%
1962 162,000 4.52%
1961 155,000 9.15%
1960 142,000 10.08%
1959 129,000 10.26%
1958 117,000 10.38%
1957 106,000 9.28%
1956 97,000 10.23%
1955 88,000 10.00%
1954 80,000 11.11%
1953 72,000 9.09%
1952 66,000 10.00%
1951 60,000 11.11%
1950 54,000 0.00%