Cusco, Peru Metro Area Population 1950-2020

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Cusco, Peru metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Cusco in 2020 is 471,000, a 2.17% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Cusco in 2019 was 461,000, a 1.99% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Cusco in 2018 was 452,000, a 2.49% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Cusco in 2017 was 441,000, a 2.32% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Peru
City Name Population
Lima 10,719,000
Arequipa 923,000
Trujillo 865,000
Chiclayo 637,000
Piura 474,000
Cusco 471,000
Iquitos 470,000
Chimbote 389,000
Huancayo 386,000
Tacna 320,000
Cusco - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 471,000 2.17%
2019 461,000 1.99%
2018 452,000 2.49%
2017 441,000 2.32%
2016 431,000 2.62%
2015 420,000 2.44%
2014 410,000 2.50%
2013 400,000 2.30%
2012 391,000 2.36%
2011 382,000 2.69%
2010 372,000 2.20%
2009 364,000 2.54%
2008 355,000 2.31%
2007 347,000 2.36%
2006 339,000 2.11%
2005 332,000 2.15%
2004 325,000 2.20%
2003 318,000 2.25%
2002 311,000 2.30%
2001 304,000 2.01%
2000 298,000 2.41%
1999 291,000 2.11%
1998 285,000 2.15%
1997 279,000 2.20%
1996 273,000 2.25%
1995 267,000 2.30%
1994 261,000 2.35%
1993 255,000 2.41%
1992 249,000 2.89%
1991 242,000 2.98%
1990 235,000 2.62%
1989 229,000 2.69%
1988 223,000 2.76%
1987 217,000 2.84%
1986 211,000 2.43%
1985 206,000 3.00%
1984 200,000 2.56%
1983 195,000 3.17%
1982 189,000 2.72%
1981 184,000 3.95%
1980 177,000 4.73%
1979 169,000 4.32%
1978 162,000 4.52%
1977 155,000 4.03%
1976 149,000 4.20%
1975 143,000 4.38%
1974 137,000 4.58%
1973 131,000 3.97%
1972 126,000 4.13%
1971 121,000 4.31%
1970 116,000 3.57%
1969 112,000 3.70%
1968 108,000 3.85%
1967 104,000 4.00%
1966 100,000 4.17%
1965 96,000 3.23%
1964 93,000 4.49%
1963 89,000 3.49%
1962 86,000 3.61%
1961 83,000 3.75%
1960 80,000 2.56%
1959 78,000 4.00%
1958 75,000 2.74%
1957 73,000 2.82%
1956 71,000 2.90%
1955 69,000 4.55%
1954 66,000 3.13%
1953 64,000 3.23%
1952 62,000 3.33%
1951 60,000 1.69%
1950 59,000 0.00%