Mazatlan, 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 Mazatlan, Mexico metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Mazatlan in 2020 is 455,000, a 1.79% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Mazatlan in 2019 was 447,000, a 1.82% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Mazatlan in 2018 was 439,000, a 1.62% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Mazatlan in 2017 was 432,000, a 1.89% 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
Mazatlan - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 455,000 1.79%
2019 447,000 1.82%
2018 439,000 1.62%
2017 432,000 1.89%
2016 424,000 1.68%
2015 417,000 1.71%
2014 410,000 1.74%
2013 403,000 1.77%
2012 396,000 1.80%
2011 389,000 1.83%
2010 382,000 1.60%
2009 376,000 1.90%
2008 369,000 1.65%
2007 363,000 1.68%
2006 357,000 1.71%
2005 351,000 1.15%
2004 347,000 1.46%
2003 342,000 1.18%
2002 338,000 1.20%
2001 334,000 1.21%
2000 330,000 1.85%
1999 324,000 1.89%
1998 318,000 1.92%
1997 312,000 1.63%
1996 307,000 2.33%
1995 300,000 2.39%
1994 293,000 2.81%
1993 285,000 2.52%
1992 278,000 2.58%
1991 271,000 2.26%
1990 265,000 2.71%
1989 258,000 3.20%
1988 250,000 2.46%
1987 244,000 2.95%
1986 237,000 3.04%
1985 230,000 2.68%
1984 224,000 2.75%
1983 218,000 2.83%
1982 212,000 2.91%
1981 206,000 3.00%
1980 200,000 4.71%
1979 191,000 4.95%
1978 182,000 5.20%
1977 173,000 5.49%
1976 164,000 5.13%
1975 156,000 4.70%
1974 149,000 4.93%
1973 142,000 5.19%
1972 135,000 5.47%
1971 128,000 4.92%
1970 122,000 5.17%
1969 116,000 4.50%
1968 111,000 4.72%
1967 106,000 4.95%
1966 101,000 5.21%
1965 96,000 4.35%
1964 92,000 4.55%
1963 88,000 4.76%
1962 84,000 5.00%
1961 80,000 5.26%
1960 76,000 5.56%
1959 72,000 7.46%
1958 67,000 4.69%
1957 64,000 6.67%
1956 60,000 7.14%
1955 56,000 5.66%
1954 53,000 6.00%
1953 50,000 6.38%
1952 47,000 6.82%
1951 44,000 4.76%
1950 42,000 0.00%