Arizona Population 1900-2021

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the state of Arizona from 1900 to 2021.
  • The population of Arizona in 2021 was 7,276,316, a 1.37% increase from 2020.
  • The population of Arizona in 2020 was 7,177,986, a 1.56% decline from 2019.
  • The population of Arizona in 2019 was 7,291,843, a 1.78% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Arizona in 2018 was 7,164,228, a 1.65% increase from 2017.
Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau - Population Estimates

MLA Citation:
State Population Ranking
State Name Population
California 39,237,836
Texas 29,527,941
Florida 21,781,128
New York 19,835,913
Pennsylvania 12,964,056
Illinois 12,671,469
Ohio 11,780,017
Georgia 10,799,566
North Carolina 10,551,162
Michigan 10,050,811
New Jersey 9,267,130
Virginia 8,642,274
Washington 7,738,692
Arizona 7,276,316
Massachusetts 6,984,723
Tennessee 6,975,218
Indiana 6,805,985
Missouri 6,168,187
Maryland 6,165,129
Wisconsin 5,895,908
Colorado 5,812,069
Minnesota 5,707,390
South Carolina 5,190,705
Alabama 5,039,877
Louisiana 4,624,047
Kentucky 4,509,394
Oregon 4,246,155
Oklahoma 3,986,639
Connecticut 3,605,597
Utah 3,337,975
Iowa 3,193,079
Nevada 3,143,991
Arkansas 3,025,891
Mississippi 2,949,965
Kansas 2,934,582
New Mexico 2,115,877
Nebraska 1,963,692
Idaho 1,900,923
West Virginia 1,782,959
Hawaii 1,441,553
New Hampshire 1,388,992
Maine 1,372,247
Montana 1,104,271
Rhode Island 1,095,610
Delaware 1,003,384
North Dakota 774,948
Alaska 732,673
Wyoming 578,803
Arizona - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2021 7,276,316 1.37%
2020 7,177,986 -1.56%
2019 7,291,843 1.78%
2018 7,164,228 1.65%
2017 7,048,088 1.49%
2016 6,944,767 1.64%
2015 6,832,810 1.48%
2014 6,732,873 1.48%
2013 6,634,690 1.19%
2012 6,556,344 1.28%
2011 6,473,416 1.03%
2010 6,407,342 1.01%
2009 6,343,154 1.00%
2008 6,280,362 1.83%
2007 6,167,681 2.30%
2006 6,029,141 3.26%
2005 5,839,077 3.30%
2004 5,652,404 2.58%
2003 5,510,364 2.11%
2002 5,396,255 2.33%
2001 5,273,477 2.19%
2000 5,160,586 8.00%
1999 4,778,332 2.38%
1998 4,667,277 2.53%
1997 4,552,207 2.71%
1996 4,432,308 2.91%
1995 4,306,908 3.84%
1994 4,147,561 3.86%
1993 3,993,390 3.26%
1992 3,867,333 2.79%
1991 3,762,394 2.27%
1990 3,679,056 1.57%
1989 3,622,185 2.46%
1988 3,535,183 2.85%
1987 3,437,103 3.89%
1986 3,308,262 3.92%
1985 3,183,538 3.80%
1984 3,067,135 3.31%
1983 2,968,925 2.74%
1982 2,889,861 2.84%
1981 2,810,107 2.64%
1980 2,737,774 3.88%
1979 2,635,571 4.78%
1978 2,515,316 3.72%
1977 2,425,197 3.37%
1976 2,346,157 2.68%
1975 2,284,847 2.77%
1974 2,223,196 4.65%
1973 2,124,438 5.78%
1972 2,008,291 5.93%
1971 1,895,814 6.78%
1970 1,775,399 2.21%
1969 1,737,000 3.27%
1968 1,682,000 2.19%
1967 1,646,000 1.98%
1966 1,614,000 1.89%
1965 1,584,000 1.80%
1964 1,556,000 2.30%
1963 1,521,000 3.40%
1962 1,471,000 4.55%
1961 1,407,000 6.51%
1960 1,321,000 4.76%
1959 1,261,000 5.70%
1958 1,193,000 6.04%
1957 1,125,000 6.84%
1956 1,053,000 6.69%
1955 987,000 5.79%
1954 933,000 4.36%
1953 894,000 6.18%
1952 842,000 7.26%
1951 785,000 3.84%
1950 756,000 5.88%
1949 714,000 3.48%
1948 690,000 5.67%
1947 653,000 6.01%
1946 616,000 3.70%
1945 594,000 -2.62%
1944 610,000 -11.85%
1943 692,000 32.06%
1942 524,000 6.94%
1941 490,000 -1.80%
1940 499,000 3.10%
1939 484,000 3.86%
1938 466,000 2.87%
1937 453,000 2.26%
1936 443,000 2.07%
1935 434,000 1.40%
1934 428,000 0.47%
1933 426,000 0.00%
1932 426,000 -0.70%
1931 429,000 -1.15%
1930 434,000 0.93%
1929 430,000 1.90%
1928 422,000 1.93%
1927 414,000 2.73%
1926 403,000 2.54%
1925 393,000 2.88%
1924 382,000 2.96%
1923 371,000 3.06%
1922 360,000 2.56%
1921 351,000 3.24%
1920 340,000 3.34%
1919 329,000 2.81%
1918 320,000 2.89%
1917 311,000 10.28%
1916 282,000 7.22%
1915 263,000 3.95%
1914 253,000 7.20%
1913 236,000 8.76%
1912 217,000 2.36%
1911 212,000 2.91%
1910 206,000 5.10%
1909 196,000 5.38%
1908 186,000 5.68%
1907 176,000 5.39%
1906 167,000 5.70%
1905 158,000 4.64%
1904 151,000 4.86%
1903 144,000 4.35%
1902 138,000 5.34%
1901 131,000 5.65%
1900 124,000 0.00%