Detroit Population 2021

3,530,467
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Detroit's 2021 population is now estimated at 3,530,467. In 1950, the population of Detroit was 2,769,254. Detroit has grown by -17,042 since 2015, which represents a -0.48% annual change. These population estimates and projections come from the latest revision of the UN World Urbanization Prospects. These estimates represent the Urban agglomeration of Detroit, which typically includes Detroit's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

Detroit Population 2021

Year Population Growth Rate Growth
20353,836,9070.81%30,988
20343,805,9190.83%31,390
20333,774,5290.85%31,726
20323,742,8030.86%31,933
20313,710,8700.87%31,905
20303,678,9650.86%31,473
20293,647,4920.84%30,398
20283,617,0940.79%28,383
20273,588,7110.71%25,172
20263,563,5390.58%20,592
20253,542,9470.42%14,646
20243,528,3010.21%7,473
20233,520,828-0.02%-608
20223,521,436-0.26%-9,031
20213,530,467-0.48%-17,042
20203,547,509-0.67%-23,787
20193,571,296-0.79%-28,594
20183,599,890-0.44%-16,021
20173,615,911-0.44%-16,092
20163,632,003-0.44%-16,164
20153,648,167-0.44%-16,215
20143,664,382-0.44%-16,286
20133,680,668-0.44%-16,337
20123,697,005-0.44%-16,454
20113,713,459-0.44%-16,505
20103,729,964-0.44%-16,578
20093,746,542-0.44%-16,628
20083,763,170-0.44%-16,749
20073,779,919-0.44%-16,800
20063,796,719-0.44%-16,875
20053,813,594-0.44%-16,926
20043,830,520-0.44%-17,049
20033,847,569-0.44%-17,100
20023,864,669-0.44%-17,177
20013,881,846-0.44%-17,229
20003,899,0750.30%11,581
19993,887,4940.54%21,000
19983,866,4940.54%20,887
19973,845,6070.54%20,745
19963,824,8620.54%20,690
19953,804,1720.54%20,550
19943,783,6220.54%20,439
19933,763,1830.54%20,301
19923,742,8820.54%20,247
19913,722,6350.54%20,109
19903,702,526-0.09%-3,282
19893,705,808-0.30%-11,042
19883,716,850-0.30%-11,106
19873,727,956-0.30%-11,124
19863,739,080-0.30%-11,157
19853,750,237-0.30%-11,174
19843,761,411-0.30%-11,239
19833,772,650-0.30%-11,257
19823,783,907-0.30%-11,291
19813,795,198-0.30%-11,308
19803,806,506-0.39%-14,726
19793,821,232-0.41%-15,872
19783,837,104-0.41%-15,939
19773,853,043-0.41%-15,983
19763,869,026-0.41%-16,093
19753,885,119-0.41%-16,138
19743,901,257-0.41%-16,205
19733,917,462-0.41%-16,250
19723,933,712-0.41%-16,363
19713,950,075-0.41%-16,408
19703,966,4830.77%30,164
19693,936,3191.16%45,125
19683,891,1941.16%44,729
19673,846,4651.16%44,155
19663,802,3101.16%43,648
19653,758,6621.16%43,088
19643,715,5741.16%42,711
19633,672,8631.16%42,162
19623,630,7011.16%41,679
19613,589,0221.16%41,143
19603,547,8792.20%76,412
19593,471,4672.54%86,087
19583,385,3802.54%83,952
19573,301,4282.54%81,759
19563,219,6692.55%79,951
19553,139,7182.54%77,860
19543,061,8582.54%75,929
19532,985,9292.54%73,945
19522,911,9842.55%72,311
19512,839,6732.54%70,419
19502,769,2540.00%

Detroit Population Data (Urban Area)

Name 2021 Population 2021 Growth
New York Newark18,822,5700.10%
Los Angeles Long Beach Santa Ana12,458,8880.10%
Chicago8,877,4290.14%
Houston6,490,7491.88%
Dallas Fort Worth6,396,5051.52%
Miami6,167,3580.74%
Atlanta5,911,2391.86%
Philadelphia5,733,5780.29%
Washington, D.c.5,378,3771.06%
Phoenix Mesa4,583,7521.60%
Boston4,314,8930.15%
Detroit3,530,467-0.48%
Seattle3,460,5610.80%
San Francisco Oakland3,313,351-0.01%
San Diego3,272,0930.65%
Minneapolis St Paul2,945,9020.68%
Tampa St Petersburg2,911,3761.19%
Denver Aurora2,862,4581.27%
Las Vegas2,771,8402.71%
Riverside San Bernardino2,513,9651.82%

Other Cities in United States

  1. World Urbanization Prospects - United Nations population estimates and projections of major Urban Agglomerations

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