Texas Population 1900-2021

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the state of Texas from 1900 to 2021.
  • The population of Texas in 2021 was 29,527,941, a 1.06% increase from 2020.
  • The population of Texas in 2020 was 29,217,653, a 0.8% 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.
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
Texas - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2021 29,527,941 1.06%
2020 29,217,653 0.80%
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%