Celaya, Mexico Metro Area Population 1950-2021

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Celaya, Mexico metro area from 1950 to 2021. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Celaya in 2021 is 690,000, a 1.32% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Celaya in 2020 was 681,000, a 1.19% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Celaya in 2019 was 673,000, a 1.36% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Celaya in 2018 was 664,000, a 1.22% increase from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Mexico
City Name Population
Mexico City 21,919,000
Guadalajara 5,259,000
Monterrey 4,956,000
Puebla 3,245,000
Toluca de Lerdo 2,522,000
Tijuana 2,181,000
Leon de los Aldamas 1,849,000
La Laguna 1,674,000
Ciudad Juarez 1,540,000
Queretaro 1,364,000
San Luis Potosi 1,235,000
Merida 1,181,000
Mexicali 1,140,000
Aguascalientes 1,125,000
Cuernavaca 1,091,000
Chihuahua 1,076,000
Tampico 1,017,000
Saltillo 1,001,000
Acapulco de Juarez 992,000
Cancun 972,000
Morelia 962,000
Veracruz 930,000
Reynosa 917,000
Villahermosa 914,000
Hermosillo 884,000
Tuxtla Gutierrez 865,000
Culiacan 856,000
Xalapa 787,000
Oaxaca de Juarez 715,000
Celaya 690,000
Pachuca de Soto 646,000
Durango 643,000
Tlaxcala 607,000
Matamoros 571,000
Poza Rica de Hidalgo 571,000
Tepic 558,000
Puerto Vallarta 530,000
Cuautla Morelos 525,000
Orizaba 481,000
Mazatlan 462,000
Irapuato 460,000
Nuevo Laredo 453,000
Colima 418,000
Minatitlan 406,000
Coatzacoalcos 400,000
Ciudad Obregon 380,000
Zacatecas 375,000
Ciudad Victoria 368,000
Monclova 366,000
Cordoba 356,000
Tehuacan 347,000
Ensenada 341,000
Uruapan 337,000
Los Mochis 319,000
Celaya - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2021 690,000 1.32%
2020 681,000 1.19%
2019 673,000 1.36%
2018 664,000 1.22%
2017 656,000 1.23%
2016 648,000 1.25%
2015 640,000 1.11%
2014 633,000 1.28%
2013 625,000 1.13%
2012 618,000 1.31%
2011 610,000 1.16%
2010 603,000 1.86%
2009 592,000 1.89%
2008 581,000 1.93%
2007 570,000 1.97%
2006 559,000 1.82%
2005 549,000 1.86%
2004 539,000 1.89%
2003 529,000 1.93%
2002 519,000 1.96%
2001 509,000 1.80%
2000 500,000 2.04%
1999 490,000 2.08%
1998 480,000 1.91%
1997 471,000 2.17%
1996 461,000 1.99%
1995 452,000 2.03%
1994 443,000 2.07%
1993 434,000 2.12%
1992 425,000 1.92%
1991 417,000 2.21%
1990 408,000 8.51%
1989 376,000 11.24%
1988 338,000 11.55%
1987 303,000 11.40%
1986 272,000 11.02%
1985 245,000 11.36%
1984 220,000 11.68%
1983 197,000 11.30%
1982 177,000 11.32%
1981 159,000 11.19%
1980 143,000 5.93%
1979 135,000 6.30%
1978 127,000 4.96%
1977 121,000 6.14%
1976 114,000 5.56%
1975 108,000 5.88%
1974 102,000 5.15%
1973 97,000 6.59%
1972 91,000 4.60%
1971 87,000 6.10%
1970 82,000 3.80%
1969 79,000 3.95%
1968 76,000 2.70%
1967 74,000 4.23%
1966 71,000 2.90%
1965 69,000 2.99%
1964 67,000 3.08%
1963 65,000 3.17%
1962 63,000 3.28%
1961 61,000 3.39%
1960 59,000 5.36%
1959 56,000 5.66%
1958 53,000 6.00%
1957 50,000 4.17%
1956 48,000 6.67%
1955 45,000 4.65%
1954 43,000 4.88%
1953 41,000 7.89%
1952 38,000 5.56%
1951 36,000 2.86%
1950 35,000 0.00%