Cucuta, Colombia 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 Cucuta, Colombia metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Cucuta in 2020 is 933,000, a 1.08% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Cucuta in 2019 was 923,000, a 1.1% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Cucuta in 2018 was 913,000, a 2.13% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Cucuta in 2017 was 894,000, a 2.05% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Colombia
City Name Population
Bogota 10,978,000
Medellin 4,000,000
Cali 2,782,000
Barranquilla 2,273,000
Bucaramanga 1,331,000
Cartagena 1,063,000
Cucuta 933,000
Ibague 586,000
Pereira 580,000
Villavicencio 544,000
Valledupar 533,000
Santa Marta 527,000
Buenaventura 451,000
Manizales 448,000
Monteria 426,000
Armenia 410,000
Pasto 388,000
Neiva 357,000
Cucuta - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 933,000 1.08%
2019 923,000 1.10%
2018 913,000 2.13%
2017 894,000 2.05%
2016 876,000 2.10%
2015 858,000 2.02%
2014 841,000 2.06%
2013 824,000 2.11%
2012 807,000 2.02%
2011 791,000 2.06%
2010 775,000 1.97%
2009 760,000 2.15%
2008 744,000 2.06%
2007 729,000 2.10%
2006 714,000 2.00%
2005 700,000 2.04%
2004 686,000 2.08%
2003 672,000 2.13%
2002 658,000 2.02%
2001 645,000 2.06%
2000 632,000 2.10%
1999 619,000 1.98%
1998 607,000 2.02%
1997 595,000 2.06%
1996 583,000 2.10%
1995 571,000 2.15%
1994 559,000 2.38%
1993 546,000 3.61%
1992 527,000 3.54%
1991 509,000 3.67%
1990 491,000 3.59%
1989 474,000 3.49%
1988 458,000 3.62%
1987 442,000 3.51%
1986 427,000 3.89%
1985 411,000 4.58%
1984 393,000 4.52%
1983 376,000 4.74%
1982 359,000 4.36%
1981 344,000 4.56%
1980 329,000 4.78%
1979 314,000 4.67%
1978 300,000 4.53%
1977 287,000 4.36%
1976 275,000 4.56%
1975 263,000 4.78%
1974 251,000 4.58%
1973 240,000 5.26%
1972 228,000 5.07%
1971 217,000 5.34%
1970 206,000 5.10%
1969 196,000 5.38%
1968 186,000 5.08%
1967 177,000 5.36%
1966 168,000 5.00%
1965 160,000 5.26%
1964 152,000 5.56%
1963 144,000 5.88%
1962 136,000 5.43%
1961 129,000 5.74%
1960 122,000 6.09%
1959 115,000 5.50%
1958 109,000 5.83%
1957 103,000 6.19%
1956 97,000 5.43%
1955 92,000 5.75%
1954 87,000 6.10%
1953 82,000 5.13%
1952 78,000 5.41%
1951 74,000 5.71%
1950 70,000 0.00%