Murcia, Spain Population 1950-2020

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Murcia, Spain metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Murcia in 2020 is 500,000, a 1.21% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Murcia in 2019 was 494,000, a 1.02% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Murcia in 2018 was 489,000, a 1.66% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Murcia in 2017 was 481,000, a 1.69% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Spain
City Name Population
Madrid 6,618,000
Barcelona 5,586,000
Valencia 834,000
Zaragoza 731,000
Sevilla 704,000
Malaga 590,000
Murcia 500,000
Palma 467,000
Las Palmas Gran Canaria 402,000
Alicante 370,000
Bilbao 350,000
Cordoba 344,000
Vigo 307,000
Valladolid 305,000
Murcia - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 500,000 1.21%
2019 494,000 1.02%
2018 489,000 1.66%
2017 481,000 1.69%
2016 473,000 1.72%
2015 465,000 1.75%
2014 457,000 1.56%
2013 450,000 1.58%
2012 443,000 1.84%
2011 435,000 1.64%
2010 428,000 1.66%
2009 421,000 1.69%
2008 414,000 1.72%
2007 407,000 1.50%
2006 401,000 1.78%
2005 394,000 1.55%
2004 388,000 1.84%
2003 381,000 1.60%
2002 375,000 1.35%
2001 370,000 0.82%
2000 367,000 1.10%
1999 363,000 0.83%
1998 360,000 0.84%
1997 357,000 0.85%
1996 354,000 0.85%
1995 351,000 0.86%
1994 348,000 0.87%
1993 345,000 0.88%
1992 342,000 0.88%
1991 339,000 1.19%
1990 335,000 1.82%
1989 329,000 1.54%
1988 324,000 1.57%
1987 319,000 1.59%
1986 314,000 1.62%
1985 309,000 1.64%
1984 304,000 1.33%
1983 300,000 1.69%
1982 295,000 1.72%
1981 290,000 1.75%
1980 285,000 1.42%
1979 281,000 1.81%
1978 276,000 1.47%
1977 272,000 1.87%
1976 267,000 1.52%
1975 263,000 1.94%
1974 258,000 1.57%
1973 254,000 1.60%
1972 250,000 1.63%
1971 246,000 0.82%
1970 244,000 -0.41%
1969 245,000 0.00%
1968 245,000 -0.41%
1967 246,000 0.00%
1966 246,000 -0.40%
1965 247,000 -0.40%
1964 248,000 0.00%
1963 248,000 -0.40%
1962 249,000 0.00%
1961 249,000 0.40%
1960 248,000 1.22%
1959 245,000 1.66%
1958 241,000 1.26%
1957 238,000 1.28%
1956 235,000 1.29%
1955 232,000 1.31%
1954 229,000 1.33%
1953 226,000 1.35%
1952 223,000 1.36%
1951 220,000 1.38%
1950 217,000 0.00%