Zacatecas, Mexico Metro Area Population 1950-2021

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Zacatecas, Mexico metro area from 1950 to 2021. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Zacatecas in 2021 is 375,000, a 1.63% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Zacatecas in 2020 was 369,000, a 1.93% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Zacatecas in 2019 was 362,000, a 1.69% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Zacatecas in 2018 was 356,000, a 1.71% increase from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Mexico
City Name Population
Mexico City 21,919,000
Guadalajara 5,259,000
Monterrey 4,956,000
Puebla 3,245,000
Toluca de Lerdo 2,522,000
Tijuana 2,181,000
Leon de los Aldamas 1,849,000
La Laguna 1,674,000
Ciudad Juarez 1,540,000
Queretaro 1,364,000
San Luis Potosi 1,235,000
Merida 1,181,000
Mexicali 1,140,000
Aguascalientes 1,125,000
Cuernavaca 1,091,000
Chihuahua 1,076,000
Tampico 1,017,000
Saltillo 1,001,000
Acapulco de Juarez 992,000
Cancun 972,000
Morelia 962,000
Veracruz 930,000
Reynosa 917,000
Villahermosa 914,000
Hermosillo 884,000
Tuxtla Gutierrez 865,000
Culiacan 856,000
Xalapa 787,000
Oaxaca de Juarez 715,000
Celaya 690,000
Pachuca de Soto 646,000
Durango 643,000
Tlaxcala 607,000
Matamoros 571,000
Poza Rica de Hidalgo 571,000
Tepic 558,000
Puerto Vallarta 530,000
Cuautla Morelos 525,000
Orizaba 481,000
Mazatlan 462,000
Irapuato 460,000
Nuevo Laredo 453,000
Colima 418,000
Minatitlan 406,000
Coatzacoalcos 400,000
Ciudad Obregon 380,000
Zacatecas 375,000
Ciudad Victoria 368,000
Monclova 366,000
Cordoba 356,000
Tehuacan 347,000
Ensenada 341,000
Uruapan 337,000
Los Mochis 319,000
Zacatecas - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2021 375,000 1.63%
2020 369,000 1.93%
2019 362,000 1.69%
2018 356,000 1.71%
2017 350,000 1.74%
2016 344,000 1.78%
2015 338,000 1.81%
2014 332,000 1.53%
2013 327,000 1.87%
2012 321,000 1.58%
2011 316,000 1.94%
2010 310,000 2.31%
2009 303,000 2.36%
2008 296,000 2.42%
2007 289,000 2.48%
2006 282,000 2.17%
2005 276,000 2.60%
2004 269,000 2.28%
2003 263,000 2.33%
2002 257,000 2.39%
2001 251,000 2.45%
2000 245,000 2.08%
1999 240,000 2.13%
1998 235,000 2.17%
1997 230,000 1.77%
1996 226,000 1.80%
1995 222,000 2.30%
1994 217,000 1.88%
1993 213,000 1.91%
1992 209,000 1.95%
1991 205,000 1.99%
1990 201,000 5.24%
1989 191,000 6.70%
1988 179,000 7.19%
1987 167,000 6.37%
1986 157,000 6.80%
1985 147,000 6.52%
1984 138,000 6.98%
1983 129,000 6.61%
1982 121,000 7.08%
1981 113,000 6.60%
1980 106,000 4.95%
1979 101,000 5.21%
1978 96,000 5.49%
1977 91,000 4.60%
1976 87,000 4.82%
1975 83,000 5.06%
1974 79,000 5.33%
1973 75,000 4.17%
1972 72,000 5.88%
1971 68,000 4.62%
1970 65,000 4.84%
1969 62,000 5.08%
1968 59,000 5.36%
1967 56,000 5.66%
1966 53,000 3.92%
1965 51,000 6.25%
1964 48,000 4.35%
1963 46,000 4.55%
1962 44,000 4.76%
1961 42,000 5.00%
1960 40,000 2.56%
1959 39,000 2.63%
1958 38,000 2.70%
1957 37,000 2.78%
1956 36,000 2.86%
1955 35,000 2.94%
1954 34,000 3.03%
1953 33,000 3.13%
1952 32,000 3.23%
1951 31,000 3.33%
1950 30,000 0.00%