Last official estimated population of **Mount Isa** *(as Significant Urban Area)* was **18 841** people *(on 2017-06-30)*^{[2]}.
This was 0.08% of total Australian population.
Area of Mount Isa is 62.81 km², in this year population density was **299.97** p/km² .
If population growth rate would be same as in period 2016-2017 (-2.23%/yr), Mount Isa population in 2020 would be 17 608.
[0]

↳ nearby SUA areas:

- Not in any Significant Urban Area (Qld)

- Not in any Significant Urban Area (NT)

- Alice Springs

- Cairns

- Townsville

- Emerald

- Not in any Significant Urban Area (Qld)

- Not in any Significant Urban Area (NT)

- Alice Springs

- Cairns

- Townsville

- Emerald

Click to enlarge. *Mount Isa is located in the center of the images.*

Population [people], population density [p./kmĀ²] and population change [%/year] ^{[2]}

[2001-2002] **-1.99** %/Y

[2002-2003] **-3.57** %/Y

[2003-2004] **-0.40** %/Y

[2004-2005] **+1.50** %/Y

[2005-2006] **+0.83** %/Y

[2006-2007] **+1.58** %/Y

[2007-2008] **+3.24** %/Y

[2008-2009] **+0.96** %/Y

[2009-2010] **+0.98** %/Y

[2010-2011] **+1.06** %/Y

[2011-2012] **-0.32** %/Y

[2012-2013] **-0.35** %/Y

[2013-2014] **-2.31** %/Y

[2014-2015] **-2.91** %/Y

[2015-2016] **-4.49** %/Y

[2016-2017] **-2.23** %/Y

[0] Calculated with linear interpolation from officially estimated population

[1] Read more about SUA and Australian Statistical Geography Standard (ASGS) on abs.gov.au

[2] Population data from Australian Bureau of Statistics (Population and density: 2017; change: 2016-2017)

[3] Digital Boundaries: Australian Statistical Geography Standard (ASGS) 2016.