San Luis Potosi, Mexico Population 1950-2019

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the San Luis Potosi, Mexico metro area from 1950 to 2019. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of San Luis Potosi in 2019 is 1,198,000, a 1.61% increase from 2018.
  • The population of San Luis Potosi in 2018 was 1,179,000, a 1.55% increase from 2017.
  • The population of San Luis Potosi in 2017 was 1,161,000, a 1.57% increase from 2016.
  • The population of San Luis Potosi in 2016 was 1,143,000, a 1.51% 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
San Luis Potosi - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2019 1,198,000 1.61%
2018 1,179,000 1.55%
2017 1,161,000 1.57%
2016 1,143,000 1.51%
2015 1,126,000 1.53%
2014 1,109,000 1.65%
2013 1,091,000 1.49%
2012 1,075,000 1.61%
2011 1,058,000 1.54%
2010 1,042,000 1.96%
2009 1,022,000 2.00%
2008 1,002,000 1.93%
2007 983,000 1.97%
2006 964,000 2.01%
2005 945,000 1.94%
2004 927,000 1.98%
2003 909,000 2.02%
2002 891,000 1.95%
2001 874,000 1.98%
2000 857,000 2.39%
1999 837,000 2.57%
1998 816,000 2.64%
1997 795,000 2.58%
1996 775,000 2.65%
1995 755,000 2.58%
1994 736,000 2.65%
1993 717,000 2.58%
1992 699,000 2.64%
1991 681,000 2.56%
1990 664,000 3.27%
1989 643,000 3.54%
1988 621,000 3.50%
1987 600,000 3.45%
1986 580,000 3.39%
1985 561,000 3.51%
1984 542,000 3.63%
1983 523,000 3.36%
1982 506,000 3.48%
1981 489,000 3.60%
1980 472,000 4.42%
1979 452,000 4.63%
1978 432,000 4.60%
1977 413,000 4.56%
1976 395,000 4.50%
1975 378,000 4.42%
1974 362,000 4.62%
1973 346,000 4.53%
1972 331,000 4.75%
1971 316,000 4.29%
1970 303,000 4.12%
1969 291,000 3.93%
1968 280,000 4.09%
1967 269,000 3.86%
1966 259,000 3.60%
1965 250,000 3.73%
1964 241,000 3.88%
1963 232,000 4.04%
1962 223,000 3.72%
1961 215,000 3.86%
1960 207,000 2.48%
1959 202,000 2.02%
1958 198,000 2.59%
1957 193,000 2.12%
1956 189,000 2.16%
1955 185,000 2.21%
1954 181,000 2.26%
1953 177,000 2.31%
1952 173,000 2.37%
1951 169,000 1.81%
1950 166,000 0.00%