Montpellier, France Metro Area Population 1950-2021

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Montpellier, France metro area from 1950 to 2021. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Montpellier in 2021 is 468,000, a 1.3% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Montpellier in 2020 was 462,000, a 1.32% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Montpellier in 2019 was 456,000, a 1.33% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Montpellier in 2018 was 450,000, a 1.35% 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
Montpellier - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2021 468,000 1.30%
2020 462,000 1.32%
2019 456,000 1.33%
2018 450,000 1.35%
2017 444,000 1.37%
2016 438,000 1.39%
2015 432,000 1.41%
2014 426,000 1.43%
2013 420,000 1.45%
2012 414,000 1.22%
2011 409,000 1.49%
2010 403,000 1.26%
2009 398,000 1.53%
2008 392,000 1.29%
2007 387,000 1.57%
2006 381,000 1.33%
2005 376,000 1.35%
2004 371,000 1.37%
2003 366,000 1.39%
2002 361,000 1.40%
2001 356,000 1.42%
2000 351,000 1.45%
1999 346,000 1.47%
1998 341,000 1.49%
1997 336,000 1.51%
1996 331,000 1.53%
1995 326,000 1.56%
1994 321,000 1.58%
1993 316,000 1.61%
1992 311,000 1.30%
1991 307,000 1.66%
1990 302,000 1.68%
1989 297,000 1.71%
1988 292,000 1.39%
1987 288,000 1.77%
1986 283,000 1.80%
1985 278,000 1.46%
1984 274,000 1.86%
1983 269,000 1.51%
1982 265,000 2.71%
1981 258,000 3.20%
1980 250,000 3.31%
1979 242,000 2.98%
1978 235,000 3.07%
1977 228,000 3.17%
1976 221,000 3.27%
1975 214,000 2.88%
1974 208,000 2.97%
1973 202,000 2.54%
1972 197,000 3.14%
1971 191,000 2.69%
1970 186,000 2.76%
1969 181,000 2.84%
1968 176,000 4.76%
1967 168,000 5.00%
1966 160,000 5.96%
1965 151,000 5.59%
1964 143,000 5.15%
1963 136,000 5.43%
1962 129,000 4.03%
1961 124,000 2.48%
1960 121,000 3.42%
1959 117,000 2.63%
1958 114,000 2.70%
1957 111,000 2.78%
1956 108,000 2.86%
1955 105,000 2.94%
1954 102,000 0.99%
1953 101,000 0.00%
1952 101,000 1.00%
1951 100,000 0.00%
1950 100,000 0.00%