Morelia, Mexico Population 1950-2019

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Morelia, Mexico metro area from 1950 to 2019. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Morelia in 2019 is 936,000, a 1.3% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Morelia in 2018 was 924,000, a 1.43% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Morelia in 2017 was 911,000, a 1.33% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Morelia in 2016 was 899,000, a 1.24% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Mexico
City Name Population
Mexico City 21,672,000
Guadalajara 5,101,000
Monterrey 4,793,000
Puebla 3,145,000
Toluca de Lerdo 2,411,000
Tijuana 2,099,000
Leon de los Aldamas 1,802,000
La Laguna 1,553,000
Ciudad Juarez 1,499,000
Queretaro 1,314,000
San Luis Potosi 1,198,000
Merida 1,142,000
Mexicali 1,101,000
Aguascalientes 1,088,000
Cuernavaca 1,059,000
Chihuahua 1,033,000
Tampico 986,000
Acapulco de Juarez 967,000
Saltillo 967,000
Morelia 936,000
Cancun 915,000
Veracruz 907,000
Villahermosa 883,000
Reynosa 881,000
Hermosillo 852,000
Tuxtla Gutierrez 831,000
Culiacan 822,000
Xalapa 764,000
Oaxaca de Juarez 694,000
Celaya 673,000
Pachuca de Soto 621,000
Durango 619,000
Tlaxcala 586,000
Poza Rica de Hidalgo 559,000
Matamoros 555,000
Tepic 534,000
Cuautla Morelos 508,000
Puerto Vallarta 501,000
Orizaba 470,000
Mazatlan 447,000
Irapuato 445,000
Nuevo Laredo 440,000
Colima 402,000
Minatitlan 396,000
Coatzacoalcos 390,000
Ciudad Obregon 365,000
Zacatecas 362,000
Ciudad Victoria 356,000
Monclova 356,000
Cordoba 348,000
Tehuacan 337,000
Ensenada 329,000
Uruapan 323,000
Los Mochis 307,000
Morelia - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2019 936,000 1.30%
2018 924,000 1.43%
2017 911,000 1.33%
2016 899,000 1.24%
2015 888,000 1.37%
2014 876,000 1.39%
2013 864,000 1.29%
2012 853,000 1.31%
2011 842,000 1.32%
2010 831,000 1.96%
2009 815,000 2.00%
2008 799,000 1.91%
2007 784,000 1.95%
2006 769,000 1.99%
2005 754,000 2.03%
2004 739,000 1.93%
2003 725,000 1.97%
2002 711,000 1.86%
2001 698,000 2.05%
2000 684,000 2.09%
1999 670,000 2.29%
1998 655,000 2.34%
1997 640,000 2.24%
1996 626,000 2.29%
1995 612,000 2.34%
1994 598,000 2.22%
1993 585,000 2.27%
1992 572,000 2.33%
1991 559,000 2.19%
1990 547,000 5.19%
1989 520,000 6.34%
1988 489,000 6.30%
1987 460,000 6.48%
1986 432,000 6.14%
1985 407,000 6.54%
1984 382,000 6.41%
1983 359,000 6.21%
1982 338,000 6.29%
1981 318,000 6.35%
1980 299,000 6.03%
1979 282,000 6.42%
1978 265,000 6.00%
1977 250,000 5.93%
1976 236,000 6.31%
1975 222,000 6.22%
1974 209,000 6.09%
1973 197,000 5.91%
1972 186,000 6.29%
1971 175,000 6.06%
1970 165,000 5.10%
1969 157,000 5.37%
1968 149,000 4.93%
1967 142,000 5.19%
1966 135,000 4.65%
1965 129,000 4.88%
1964 123,000 5.13%
1963 117,000 5.41%
1962 111,000 4.72%
1961 106,000 4.95%
1960 101,000 4.12%
1959 97,000 5.43%
1958 92,000 4.55%
1957 88,000 4.76%
1956 84,000 5.00%
1955 80,000 5.26%
1954 76,000 4.11%
1953 73,000 4.29%
1952 70,000 6.06%
1951 66,000 4.76%
1950 63,000 0.00%