Celaya, Mexico 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 Celaya, Mexico metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Celaya in 2020 is 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.
  • The metro area population of Celaya in 2017 was 656,000, a 1.23% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Mexico
City Name Population
Mexico City 21,782,000
Guadalajara 5,179,000
Monterrey 4,874,000
Puebla 3,195,000
Toluca de Lerdo 2,467,000
Tijuana 2,140,000
Leon de los Aldamas 1,825,000
La Laguna 1,615,000
Ciudad Juarez 1,519,000
Queretaro 1,339,000
San Luis Potosi 1,217,000
Merida 1,161,000
Mexicali 1,121,000
Aguascalientes 1,106,000
Cuernavaca 1,075,000
Chihuahua 1,055,000
Tampico 1,001,000
Saltillo 984,000
Acapulco de Juarez 979,000
Morelia 949,000
Cancun 944,000
Veracruz 919,000
Reynosa 899,000
Villahermosa 898,000
Hermosillo 868,000
Tuxtla Gutierrez 848,000
Culiacan 839,000
Xalapa 776,000
Oaxaca de Juarez 705,000
Celaya 681,000
Pachuca de Soto 633,000
Durango 631,000
Tlaxcala 596,000
Poza Rica de Hidalgo 565,000
Matamoros 563,000
Tepic 546,000
Cuautla Morelos 517,000
Puerto Vallarta 516,000
Orizaba 475,000
Mazatlan 455,000
Irapuato 453,000
Nuevo Laredo 447,000
Colima 410,000
Minatitlan 401,000
Coatzacoalcos 395,000
Ciudad Obregon 372,000
Zacatecas 369,000
Ciudad Victoria 362,000
Monclova 361,000
Cordoba 352,000
Tehuacan 342,000
Ensenada 335,000
Uruapan 330,000
Los Mochis 313,000
Celaya - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
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%