Population

Demographics

Frisco At A Glance 2021 (PDF): A convenient one-sheet report showing basic population, housing, and economic statistics for Frisco.

CategoryUnit of Measurement
Population estimate220,109
Median age36
School age population47,649
Housing units75,719
Households73,733
Median household income$116,884
Median Family Income$140,625
Per Capita Income$50,513
Educational attainmentN/A
   High school diploma96%
   Bachelors degree36.7%
   Graduate degree26.5%
Labor force participation73.4%

The City area is currently 69.1 square miles with 1.0 square mile of Extra Territorial Jurisdiction (ETJ).
Census data from the 2019 American Community Survey 1-year estimates and City population estimates.

Population Estimates

The City publishes population estimates monthly, based on certificate of occupancy, vacancy rate, and persons per household (PPH) calculations. These estimates are for informational purposes only and are subject to change due to updated information, such as updated PPH calculations. These PPH calculations are provided by the North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG) and the U.S. Census.

Month202020212022
January193,228
210,940217,470
February194,746
211,387218,393
March196,033
212,219218,816
April200,509*212,732219,323
May201,228213,242219,666
June202,760213,665220,109
July203,222214,146
August204,259214,620
September205,022215,695
October206,440216,229
November207,569216,694
December209,239217,165

*2020 Decennial Census adjustment applied. 

Population Projections

The City is currently utilizing a three-path "range of possibilities" model for population projections, using growth rates of 3%, 5%, and 7%. Frisco’s annual growth rate has remained steady at just under 6%, with a compound annual growth rate of 5% for the past ten years. Based on land use estimates, the City’s updated 2015 Comprehensive Plan projects a population of ±325,000 at buildout. As of January 2022, the city is 77% developed.

Year3%5%7%
2020168,593185,610203,973
2030226,575300,000325,000 Buildout

Population History

YearPopulation
2009108,387
2010116,064
2011121,680
2012125,640
2013129,850
2014137,460
2015145,430
2016152,790
2017161,530
2018172,673
2019183,173
2020200,509