Grenoble, France 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 Grenoble, France metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Grenoble in 2020 is 528,000, a 0.57% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Grenoble in 2019 was 525,000, a 0.57% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Grenoble in 2018 was 522,000, a 0.58% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Grenoble in 2017 was 519,000, a 0.39% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in France
City Name Population
Paris 11,017,000
Lyon 1,719,000
Marseille-Aix-en-Provence 1,608,000
Lille 1,063,000
Toulouse 1,024,000
Bordeaux 969,000
Nice-Cannes 942,000
Nantes 678,000
Toulon 579,000
Grenoble 528,000
Douai-Lens 501,000
Strasbourg 475,000
Avignon 470,000
Rouen 470,000
Montpellier 462,000
Saint-Etienne 375,000
Tours 360,000
Bethune 358,000
Rennes 354,000
Valenciennes 338,000
Grenoble - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 528,000 0.57%
2019 525,000 0.57%
2018 522,000 0.58%
2017 519,000 0.39%
2016 517,000 0.58%
2015 514,000 0.59%
2014 511,000 0.39%
2013 509,000 0.59%
2012 506,000 0.60%
2011 503,000 0.40%
2010 501,000 0.60%
2009 498,000 0.61%
2008 495,000 0.20%
2007 494,000 0.20%
2006 493,000 0.41%
2005 491,000 0.20%
2004 490,000 0.20%
2003 489,000 0.20%
2002 488,000 0.41%
2001 486,000 0.21%
2000 485,000 0.21%
1999 484,000 0.62%
1998 481,000 0.84%
1997 477,000 0.85%
1996 473,000 0.85%
1995 469,000 0.64%
1994 466,000 0.87%
1993 462,000 0.87%
1992 458,000 0.66%
1991 455,000 0.89%
1990 451,000 0.22%
1989 450,000 0.00%
1988 450,000 0.00%
1987 450,000 0.00%
1986 450,000 0.00%
1985 450,000 0.00%
1984 450,000 0.00%
1983 450,000 0.00%
1982 450,000 1.35%
1981 444,000 2.07%
1980 435,000 2.11%
1979 426,000 2.16%
1978 417,000 1.96%
1977 409,000 2.25%
1976 400,000 2.04%
1975 392,000 2.08%
1974 384,000 2.40%
1973 375,000 2.18%
1972 367,000 2.23%
1971 359,000 2.28%
1970 351,000 2.33%
1969 343,000 2.39%
1968 335,000 3.40%
1967 324,000 3.85%
1966 312,000 4.00%
1965 300,000 4.17%
1964 288,000 3.97%
1963 277,000 4.14%
1962 266,000 5.56%
1961 252,000 6.33%
1960 237,000 6.28%
1959 223,000 6.19%
1958 210,000 6.06%
1957 198,000 6.45%
1956 186,000 6.29%
1955 175,000 6.06%
1954 165,000 1.85%
1953 162,000 1.25%
1952 160,000 1.27%
1951 158,000 1.28%
1950 156,000 0.00%