Population

Demographics

Frisco At A Glance 2019 (PDF): A convenient one-sheet report showing basic population, housing, and economic statistics for Frisco.

CategoryUnit of Measurement
Current population estimate*202,666
Median age37.7
School age population47,603
Housing units72,590
Households69,340
Median household income$131,989
Median Family Income$151,675
Per Capita Income$53,295
Educational attainmentN/A
   High school diploma97%
   Bachelors degree40.1%
   Graduate degree27%
Labor force participation70.2%

* Population estimate is current as of October 1, 2020.
The City area is currently 69.1 square miles with 1.0 square mile of Extra Territorial Jurisdiction (ETJ).
Census data from the 2018 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.

Month201820192020
January172,673
183,173
193,228
February173,489
183,896
194,746
March173,884
185,435
196,033
April174,400
186,087
196,735
May174,799
186,678
197,454
June176,136
188,116
198,986
July177,270
188,652
199,448
August178,471
189,562
200,485
September179,656
190,093
201,248
October180,262
190,716
202,666
November180,942
192,261

December182,598
192,932

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 ±327,000 at buildout. As of January 2020, the city is 75% developed.

Year3%5%7%
2020168,593185,610203,973
2030226,575300,000327,000 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