London, Canada Metro Area Population 1950-2020

NOTE: All data from 2020 and beyond are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the London, Canada metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of London in 2020 is 508,000, a 0.59% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of London in 2019 was 505,000, a 0.4% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of London in 2018 was 503,000, a 0.8% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of London in 2017 was 499,000, a 0.81% 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
London - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 508,000 0.59%
2019 505,000 0.40%
2018 503,000 0.80%
2017 499,000 0.81%
2016 495,000 0.81%
2015 491,000 0.82%
2014 487,000 0.83%
2013 483,000 0.84%
2012 479,000 0.84%
2011 475,000 0.64%
2010 472,000 0.85%
2009 468,000 0.65%
2008 465,000 0.65%
2007 462,000 0.87%
2006 458,000 0.88%
2005 454,000 1.11%
2004 449,000 0.90%
2003 445,000 1.14%
2002 440,000 0.92%
2001 436,000 0.93%
2000 432,000 0.93%
1999 428,000 0.71%
1998 425,000 0.95%
1997 421,000 0.96%
1996 417,000 1.71%
1995 410,000 1.74%
1994 403,000 1.77%
1993 396,000 1.80%
1992 389,000 1.83%
1991 382,000 2.14%
1990 374,000 2.19%
1989 366,000 2.23%
1988 358,000 2.29%
1987 350,000 2.04%
1986 343,000 3.63%
1985 331,000 3.76%
1984 319,000 3.57%
1983 308,000 3.70%
1982 297,000 3.48%
1981 287,000 1.41%
1980 283,000 1.07%
1979 280,000 1.08%
1978 277,000 1.09%
1977 274,000 1.11%
1976 271,000 -0.73%
1975 273,000 -1.09%
1974 276,000 -1.08%
1973 279,000 -1.41%
1972 283,000 -1.05%
1971 286,000 5.93%
1970 270,000 6.72%
1969 253,000 6.75%
1968 237,000 6.76%
1967 222,000 6.73%
1966 208,000 2.97%
1965 202,000 2.54%
1964 197,000 2.60%
1963 192,000 2.67%
1962 187,000 2.75%
1961 182,000 3.41%
1960 176,000 3.53%
1959 170,000 3.66%
1958 164,000 3.14%
1957 159,000 3.92%
1956 153,000 3.38%
1955 148,000 3.50%
1954 143,000 3.62%
1953 138,000 2.99%
1952 134,000 3.88%
1951 129,000 3.20%
1950 125,000 0.00%