Valledupar, 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 Valledupar, Colombia metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Valledupar in 2020 is 533,000, a 2.9% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Valledupar in 2019 was 518,000, a 3.19% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Valledupar in 2018 was 502,000, a 4.15% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Valledupar in 2017 was 482,000, a 4.1% 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
Valledupar - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 533,000 2.90%
2019 518,000 3.19%
2018 502,000 4.15%
2017 482,000 4.10%
2016 463,000 4.04%
2015 445,000 4.22%
2014 427,000 4.15%
2013 410,000 4.06%
2012 394,000 4.23%
2011 378,000 4.13%
2010 363,000 4.31%
2009 348,000 3.88%
2008 335,000 4.36%
2007 321,000 4.22%
2006 308,000 4.05%
2005 296,000 3.50%
2004 286,000 3.25%
2003 277,000 3.36%
2002 268,000 3.08%
2001 260,000 3.59%
2000 251,000 3.29%
1999 243,000 2.97%
1998 236,000 3.51%
1997 228,000 3.17%
1996 221,000 3.27%
1995 214,000 3.38%
1994 207,000 3.50%
1993 200,000 4.71%
1992 191,000 4.37%
1991 183,000 4.57%
1990 175,000 4.17%
1989 168,000 4.35%
1988 161,000 4.55%
1987 154,000 4.76%
1986 147,000 4.26%
1985 141,000 2.92%
1984 137,000 3.01%
1983 133,000 3.10%
1982 129,000 3.20%
1981 125,000 3.31%
1980 121,000 2.54%
1979 118,000 3.51%
1978 114,000 2.70%
1977 111,000 3.74%
1976 107,000 2.88%
1975 104,000 2.97%
1974 101,000 5.21%
1973 96,000 9.09%
1972 88,000 10.00%
1971 80,000 8.11%
1970 74,000 10.45%
1969 67,000 8.06%
1968 62,000 8.77%
1967 57,000 9.62%
1966 52,000 10.64%
1965 47,000 9.30%
1964 43,000 13.16%
1963 38,000 11.76%
1962 34,000 13.33%
1961 30,000 11.11%
1960 27,000 12.50%
1959 24,000 14.29%
1958 21,000 10.53%
1957 19,000 11.76%
1956 17,000 13.33%
1955 15,000 15.38%
1954 13,000 8.33%
1953 12,000 20.00%
1952 10,000 11.11%
1951 9,000 12.50%
1950 8,000 0.00%