Puebla, Mexico Metro Area Population 1950-2020

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Puebla, Mexico metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Puebla in 2020 is 3,195,000, a 1.59% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Puebla in 2019 was 3,145,000, a 1.55% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Puebla in 2018 was 3,097,000, a 1.57% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Puebla in 2017 was 3,049,000, a 1.6% 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
Puebla - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 3,195,000 1.59%
2019 3,145,000 1.55%
2018 3,097,000 1.57%
2017 3,049,000 1.60%
2016 3,001,000 1.56%
2015 2,955,000 1.58%
2014 2,909,000 1.57%
2013 2,864,000 1.60%
2012 2,819,000 1.55%
2011 2,776,000 1.61%
2010 2,732,000 1.79%
2009 2,684,000 1.78%
2008 2,637,000 1.81%
2007 2,590,000 1.81%
2006 2,544,000 1.80%
2005 2,499,000 1.79%
2004 2,455,000 1.82%
2003 2,411,000 1.77%
2002 2,369,000 1.80%
2001 2,327,000 1.84%
2000 2,285,000 2.24%
1999 2,235,000 2.48%
1998 2,181,000 2.49%
1997 2,128,000 2.50%
1996 2,076,000 2.52%
1995 2,025,000 2.48%
1994 1,976,000 2.49%
1993 1,928,000 2.50%
1992 1,881,000 2.51%
1991 1,835,000 2.51%
1990 1,790,000 4.86%
1989 1,707,000 5.83%
1988 1,613,000 5.91%
1987 1,523,000 5.91%
1986 1,438,000 5.81%
1985 1,359,000 5.92%
1984 1,283,000 5.86%
1983 1,212,000 5.85%
1982 1,145,000 5.92%
1981 1,081,000 5.88%
1980 1,021,000 4.50%
1979 977,000 4.38%
1978 936,000 4.35%
1977 897,000 4.42%
1976 859,000 4.37%
1975 823,000 4.44%
1974 788,000 4.37%
1973 755,000 4.43%
1972 723,000 4.33%
1971 693,000 4.37%
1970 664,000 5.06%
1969 632,000 5.69%
1968 598,000 5.47%
1967 567,000 5.59%
1966 537,000 5.71%
1965 508,000 5.61%
1964 481,000 5.48%
1963 456,000 5.56%
1962 432,000 5.62%
1961 409,000 5.68%
1960 387,000 2.65%
1959 377,000 2.72%
1958 367,000 2.51%
1957 358,000 2.87%
1956 348,000 2.65%
1955 339,000 2.42%
1954 331,000 2.80%
1953 322,000 2.55%
1952 314,000 2.61%
1951 306,000 2.68%
1950 298,000 0.00%