Bordeaux, France Metro Area Population 1950-2021

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Bordeaux, France metro area from 1950 to 2021. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Bordeaux in 2021 is 980,000, a 1.14% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Bordeaux in 2020 was 969,000, a 1.25% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Bordeaux in 2019 was 957,000, a 1.27% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Bordeaux in 2018 was 945,000, a 1.18% increase from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in France
City Name Population
Paris 11,079,000
Lyon 1,734,000
Marseille-Aix-en-Provence 1,614,000
Lille 1,068,000
Toulouse 1,037,000
Bordeaux 980,000
Nice-Cannes 943,000
Nantes 685,000
Toulon 581,000
Grenoble 531,000
Douai-Lens 501,000
Strasbourg 478,000
Avignon 472,000
Rouen 471,000
Montpellier 468,000
Saint-Etienne 376,000
Tours 362,000
Bethune 359,000
Rennes 358,000
Valenciennes 339,000
Bordeaux - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2021 980,000 1.14%
2020 969,000 1.25%
2019 957,000 1.27%
2018 945,000 1.18%
2017 934,000 1.30%
2016 922,000 1.32%
2015 910,000 1.22%
2014 899,000 1.35%
2013 887,000 1.26%
2012 876,000 1.27%
2011 865,000 1.29%
2010 854,000 1.30%
2009 843,000 1.20%
2008 833,000 1.09%
2007 824,000 1.10%
2006 815,000 1.12%
2005 806,000 1.00%
2004 798,000 1.14%
2003 789,000 1.02%
2002 781,000 1.03%
2001 773,000 1.05%
2000 765,000 1.06%
1999 757,000 1.07%
1998 749,000 0.81%
1997 743,000 0.95%
1996 736,000 0.82%
1995 730,000 0.97%
1994 723,000 0.84%
1993 717,000 0.84%
1992 711,000 0.85%
1991 705,000 1.00%
1990 698,000 1.01%
1989 691,000 1.02%
1988 684,000 1.03%
1987 677,000 1.04%
1986 670,000 1.06%
1985 663,000 1.07%
1984 656,000 1.08%
1983 649,000 1.09%
1982 642,000 0.78%
1981 637,000 0.63%
1980 633,000 0.64%
1979 629,000 0.64%
1978 625,000 0.48%
1977 622,000 0.65%
1976 618,000 0.65%
1975 614,000 0.99%
1974 608,000 1.00%
1973 602,000 1.01%
1972 596,000 1.02%
1971 590,000 1.03%
1970 584,000 1.04%
1969 578,000 1.05%
1968 572,000 1.60%
1967 563,000 1.81%
1966 553,000 1.84%
1965 543,000 1.88%
1964 533,000 1.72%
1963 524,000 1.95%
1962 514,000 1.78%
1961 505,000 2.02%
1960 495,000 2.06%
1959 485,000 2.11%
1958 475,000 1.93%
1957 466,000 2.19%
1956 456,000 2.01%
1955 447,000 2.05%
1954 438,000 0.46%
1953 436,000 0.46%
1952 434,000 0.46%
1951 432,000 0.47%
1950 430,000 0.00%