Texas Population 1900-2020

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the state of Texas from 1900 to 2020.
  • The population of Texas in 2020 was 29,360,759, a 1.29% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Texas in 2019 was 28,986,794, a 1.27% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Texas in 2018 was 28,624,564, a 1.18% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Texas in 2017 was 28,291,024, a 1.35% increase from 2016.
Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau - Population Estimates

MLA Citation:
State Population Ranking
State Name Population
California 39,368,078
Texas 29,360,759
Florida 21,733,312
New York 19,336,776
Pennsylvania 12,783,254
Illinois 12,587,530
Ohio 11,693,217
Georgia 10,617,423
North Carolina 10,600,823
Michigan 9,966,555
New Jersey 8,882,371
Virginia 8,590,563
Washington 7,693,612
Arizona 7,421,401
Massachusetts 6,893,574
Tennessee 6,886,834
Indiana 6,754,953
Missouri 6,151,548
Maryland 6,045,680
Wisconsin 5,832,655
Colorado 5,807,719
Minnesota 5,657,342
South Carolina 5,218,040
Alabama 4,921,532
Louisiana 4,645,318
Kentucky 4,477,251
Oregon 4,217,737
Oklahoma 3,980,783
Connecticut 3,557,006
Utah 3,205,958
Iowa 3,163,561
Nevada 3,138,259
Arkansas 3,017,804
Mississippi 2,966,786
Kansas 2,913,805
New Mexico 2,096,829
Nebraska 1,937,552
Idaho 1,826,913
West Virginia 1,784,787
Hawaii 1,407,006
New Hampshire 1,366,275
Maine 1,350,141
Montana 1,080,577
Rhode Island 1,057,125
Delaware 986,809
North Dakota 765,309
Alaska 731,158
Wyoming 582,328
Texas - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 29,360,759 1.29%
2019 28,986,794 1.27%
2018 28,624,564 1.18%
2017 28,291,024 1.35%
2016 27,914,064 1.62%
2015 27,468,531 1.87%
2014 26,963,092 1.83%
2013 26,479,646 1.52%
2012 26,084,120 1.71%
2011 25,645,504 1.60%
2010 25,241,897 1.77%
2009 24,801,761 2.03%
2008 24,309,039 2.00%
2007 23,831,983 2.02%
2006 23,359,580 2.55%
2005 22,778,123 1.72%
2004 22,394,023 1.65%
2003 22,030,931 1.57%
2002 21,690,325 1.74%
2001 21,319,622 1.79%
2000 20,944,499 4.49%
1999 20,044,141 1.68%
1998 19,712,389 1.84%
1997 19,355,427 1.84%
1996 19,006,240 1.75%
1995 18,679,706 1.86%
1994 18,338,319 1.90%
1993 17,996,764 1.96%
1992 17,650,479 1.79%
1991 17,339,904 1.73%
1990 17,044,714 1.42%
1989 16,806,735 0.84%
1988 16,667,022 0.27%
1987 16,621,791 0.37%
1986 16,561,113 1.77%
1985 16,272,734 1.66%
1984 16,007,086 1.62%
1983 15,751,676 2.74%
1982 15,331,415 3.97%
1981 14,746,318 2.85%
1980 14,338,208 3.24%
1979 13,888,371 2.87%
1978 13,500,429 2.33%
1977 13,193,050 2.24%
1976 12,904,089 2.67%
1975 12,568,843 2.45%
1974 12,268,629 2.07%
1973 12,019,543 2.21%
1972 11,759,148 2.17%
1971 11,509,848 2.78%
1970 11,198,655 1.39%
1969 11,045,000 2.09%
1968 10,819,000 2.08%
1967 10,599,000 1.02%
1966 10,492,000 1.10%
1965 10,378,000 1.05%
1964 10,270,000 1.09%
1963 10,159,000 1.05%
1962 10,053,000 2.37%
1961 9,820,000 2.04%
1960 9,624,000 2.33%
1959 9,405,000 1.65%
1958 9,252,000 2.01%
1957 9,070,000 2.72%
1956 8,830,000 1.96%
1955 8,660,000 3.32%
1954 8,382,000 0.55%
1953 8,336,000 0.26%
1952 8,314,000 2.50%
1951 8,111,000 4.31%
1950 7,776,000 2.01%
1949 7,623,000 -0.04%
1948 7,626,000 3.22%
1947 7,388,000 2.65%
1946 7,197,000 5.44%
1945 6,826,000 -0.73%
1944 6,876,000 -1.94%
1943 7,012,000 4.49%
1942 6,711,000 1.91%
1941 6,585,000 2.49%
1940 6,425,000 1.02%
1939 6,360,000 0.94%
1938 6,301,000 0.82%
1937 6,250,000 0.94%
1936 6,192,000 1.13%
1935 6,123,000 1.16%
1934 6,053,000 0.65%
1933 6,014,000 0.89%
1932 5,961,000 0.91%
1931 5,907,000 1.08%
1930 5,844,000 1.42%
1929 5,762,000 1.53%
1928 5,675,000 1.76%
1927 5,577,000 2.27%
1926 5,453,000 2.27%
1925 5,332,000 2.34%
1924 5,210,000 2.62%
1923 5,077,000 2.46%
1922 4,955,000 2.10%
1921 4,853,000 2.75%
1920 4,723,000 1.99%
1919 4,631,000 -0.75%
1918 4,666,000 2.26%
1917 4,563,000 2.68%
1916 4,444,000 1.74%
1915 4,368,000 1.58%
1914 4,300,000 2.21%
1913 4,207,000 2.43%
1912 4,107,000 2.27%
1911 4,016,000 2.40%
1910 3,922,000 2.64%
1909 3,821,000 2.52%
1908 3,727,000 2.50%
1907 3,636,000 2.54%
1906 3,546,000 2.52%
1905 3,459,000 2.52%
1904 3,374,000 2.52%
1903 3,291,000 2.52%
1902 3,210,000 2.49%
1901 3,132,000 2.52%
1900 3,055,000 0.00%