Florida Population 1900-2018

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the state of Florida from 1900 to 2018.
  • The population of Florida in 2018 was 21,299,325, a 1.54% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Florida in 2017 was 20,976,812, a 1.68% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Florida in 2016 was 20,629,982, a 2.01% increase from 2015.
  • The population of Florida in 2015 was 20,224,249, a 1.83% increase from 2014.
Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau - Population Estimates

MLA Citation:
State Population Ranking
State Name Population
California 39,557,045
Texas 28,701,845
Florida 21,299,325
New York 19,542,209
Pennsylvania 12,807,060
Illinois 12,741,080
Ohio 11,689,442
Georgia 10,519,475
North Carolina 10,383,620
Michigan 9,995,915
New Jersey 8,908,520
Virginia 8,517,685
Washington 7,535,591
Arizona 7,171,646
Massachusetts 6,902,149
Tennessee 6,770,010
Indiana 6,691,878
Missouri 6,126,452
Maryland 6,042,718
Wisconsin 5,813,568
Colorado 5,695,564
Minnesota 5,611,179
South Carolina 5,084,127
Alabama 4,887,871
Louisiana 4,659,978
Kentucky 4,468,402
Oregon 4,190,712
Oklahoma 3,943,079
Connecticut 3,572,665
Utah 3,161,105
Iowa 3,156,145
Nevada 3,034,392
Arkansas 3,013,825
Mississippi 2,986,530
Kansas 2,911,505
New Mexico 2,095,428
Nebraska 1,929,268
West Virginia 1,805,832
Idaho 1,754,208
Hawaii 1,420,491
New Hampshire 1,356,458
Maine 1,338,404
Montana 1,062,305
Rhode Island 1,057,315
Delaware 967,171
North Dakota 760,077
Alaska 737,438
Wyoming 577,737
Florida - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2018 21,299,325 1.54%
2017 20,976,812 1.68%
2016 20,629,982 2.01%
2015 20,224,249 1.83%
2014 19,860,330 1.52%
2013 19,563,166 1.23%
2012 19,326,230 1.22%
2011 19,093,352 1.31%
2010 18,845,785 1.04%
2009 18,652,644 0.68%
2008 18,527,305 0.87%
2007 18,367,842 1.11%
2006 18,166,990 1.82%
2005 17,842,038 2.45%
2004 17,415,318 2.42%
2003 17,004,085 1.89%
2002 16,689,370 2.03%
2001 16,356,966 1.93%
2000 16,047,515 6.20%
1999 15,111,244 1.36%
1998 14,908,230 1.53%
1997 14,683,350 1.78%
1996 14,426,911 1.70%
1995 14,185,403 1.60%
1994 13,961,798 1.81%
1993 13,713,593 1.55%
1992 13,504,775 1.62%
1991 13,289,497 2.08%
1990 13,018,365 3.01%
1989 12,637,715 2.69%
1988 12,306,395 2.58%
1987 11,997,283 2.83%
1986 11,667,505 2.79%
1985 11,351,118 2.82%
1984 11,039,925 2.70%
1983 10,749,851 2.66%
1982 10,471,407 2.73%
1981 10,192,774 3.59%
1980 9,839,835 4.39%
1979 9,426,159 3.56%
1978 9,102,032 2.78%
1977 8,856,183 2.18%
1976 8,667,379 1.75%
1975 8,518,422 2.65%
1974 8,298,762 4.87%
1973 7,913,696 5.35%
1972 7,511,463 4.93%
1971 7,158,304 5.40%
1970 6,791,418 2.26%
1969 6,641,000 3.23%
1968 6,433,000 3.06%
1967 6,242,000 2.26%
1966 6,104,000 2.52%
1965 5,954,000 2.99%
1964 5,781,000 2.72%
1963 5,628,000 3.11%
1962 5,458,000 4.10%
1961 5,243,000 4.78%
1960 5,004,000 4.08%
1959 4,808,000 3.84%
1958 4,630,000 5.90%
1957 4,372,000 8.03%
1956 4,047,000 8.01%
1955 3,747,000 6.90%
1954 3,505,000 5.89%
1953 3,310,000 4.85%
1952 3,157,000 5.94%
1951 2,980,000 6.05%
1950 2,810,000 5.32%
1949 2,668,000 3.49%
1948 2,578,000 1.98%
1947 2,528,000 3.61%
1946 2,440,000 -1.01%
1945 2,465,000 1.86%
1944 2,420,000 -1.26%
1943 2,451,000 13.95%
1942 2,151,000 6.64%
1941 2,017,000 5.33%
1940 1,915,000 4.30%
1939 1,836,000 3.67%
1938 1,771,000 3.63%
1937 1,709,000 3.51%
1936 1,651,000 2.36%
1935 1,613,000 1.77%
1934 1,585,000 2.13%
1933 1,552,000 2.04%
1932 1,521,000 1.88%
1931 1,493,000 1.50%
1930 1,471,000 1.80%
1929 1,445,000 0.84%
1928 1,433,000 1.06%
1927 1,418,000 3.65%
1926 1,368,000 8.23%
1925 1,264,000 8.97%
1924 1,160,000 5.74%
1923 1,097,000 5.08%
1922 1,044,000 4.71%
1921 997,000 3.64%
1920 962,000 7.13%
1919 898,000 3.82%
1918 865,000 -3.35%
1917 895,000 -3.14%
1916 924,000 0.22%
1915 922,000 5.86%
1914 871,000 5.19%
1913 828,000 3.37%
1912 801,000 3.62%
1911 773,000 2.25%
1910 756,000 4.42%
1909 724,000 5.85%
1908 684,000 6.05%
1907 645,000 2.71%
1906 628,000 2.11%
1905 615,000 2.67%
1904 599,000 2.04%
1903 587,000 3.89%
1902 565,000 3.86%
1901 544,000 2.64%
1900 530,000 0.00%