Alicante, Spain Metro Area Population 1950-2021

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Alicante, Spain metro area from 1950 to 2021. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Alicante in 2021 is 373,000, a 0.81% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Alicante in 2020 was 370,000, a 1.09% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Alicante in 2019 was 366,000, a 0.83% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Alicante in 2018 was 363,000, a 1.4% increase from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Spain
City Name Population
Madrid 6,669,000
Barcelona 5,624,000
Valencia 835,000
Zaragoza 734,000
Sevilla 702,000
Malaga 591,000
Murcia 504,000
Palma 472,000
Las Palmas Gran Canaria 403,000
Alicante 373,000
Bilbao 349,000
Cordoba 344,000
Vigo 307,000
Valladolid 304,000
Alicante - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2021 373,000 0.81%
2020 370,000 1.09%
2019 366,000 0.83%
2018 363,000 1.40%
2017 358,000 1.42%
2016 353,000 1.73%
2015 347,000 1.46%
2014 342,000 1.48%
2013 337,000 1.20%
2012 333,000 1.52%
2011 328,000 1.55%
2010 323,000 1.57%
2009 318,000 1.27%
2008 314,000 1.62%
2007 309,000 1.31%
2006 305,000 1.67%
2005 300,000 1.35%
2004 296,000 1.37%
2003 292,000 1.74%
2002 287,000 1.06%
2001 284,000 0.35%
2000 283,000 0.35%
1999 282,000 0.00%
1998 282,000 0.36%
1997 281,000 0.36%
1996 280,000 0.36%
1995 279,000 0.36%
1994 278,000 0.36%
1993 277,000 0.36%
1992 276,000 0.36%
1991 275,000 0.73%
1990 273,000 0.74%
1989 271,000 0.74%
1988 269,000 1.13%
1987 266,000 0.76%
1986 264,000 1.15%
1985 261,000 0.77%
1984 259,000 0.78%
1983 257,000 1.18%
1982 254,000 0.79%
1981 252,000 2.44%
1980 246,000 2.93%
1979 239,000 3.02%
1978 232,000 3.11%
1977 225,000 3.21%
1976 218,000 2.83%
1975 212,000 3.41%
1974 205,000 3.02%
1973 199,000 3.11%
1972 193,000 2.66%
1971 188,000 3.87%
1970 181,000 4.62%
1969 173,000 4.22%
1968 166,000 3.75%
1967 160,000 4.58%
1966 153,000 4.08%
1965 147,000 4.26%
1964 141,000 4.44%
1963 135,000 4.65%
1962 129,000 4.03%
1961 124,000 2.48%
1960 121,000 1.68%
1959 119,000 1.71%
1958 117,000 1.74%
1957 115,000 1.77%
1956 113,000 0.89%
1955 112,000 1.82%
1954 110,000 1.85%
1953 108,000 0.93%
1952 107,000 1.90%
1951 105,000 0.96%
1950 104,000 0.00%