Latest Data (2018)
Population 9,949
Nationwide Rank 3096

Quick Facts

Alachua, Florida is the 3,096th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Alachua, Florida is a city.

Alachua, Florida is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Alachua had its largest population ever.

Alachua, Florida is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 79% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Alachua, Florida Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
3086 Alamosa, Colorado 9,997 18.5%
3087 Le Mars, Iowa 9,996 8.1%
3088 Wellington, Colorado 9,994 267.9%
3089 Eunice, Louisiana 9,989 -13.0%
3090 Watervliet, New York 9,986 0.9%
3091 River Grove, Illinois 9,979 -6.3%
3092 Astoria, Oregon 9,976 1.9%
3093 Glenwood Springs, Colorado 9,972 26.6%
3094 Alpena, Michigan 9,963 -11.7%
3095 Galion, Ohio 9,962 -14.1%
3096 Alachua, Florida 9,949 49.9%
3097 Coweta, Oklahoma 9,944 34.6%
3098 Jennings, Louisiana 9,940 -9.2%
3099 Star, Idaho 9,940 415.0%
3100 Warrenton, Virginia 9,937 47.4%
3101 Danville, Indiana 9,922 47.5%
3102 Northampton, Pennsylvania 9,922 5.5%
3103 Plymouth, Indiana 9,889 -0.5%
3104 Burlington, New Jersey 9,884 1.6%
3105 Mayfield, Kentucky 9,874 -4.6%
3106 Ellisville, Missouri 9,872 8.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Florida

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1865 Pinecrest 19,591 2.8%
1919 Seminole 18,866 1.1%
1943 Cocoa 18,619 8.9%
1988 Safety Harbor 18,031 3.8%
1990 Maitland 17,947 23.6%
1993 Marco Island 17,930 19.9%
2046 Tavares 17,472 70.4%
2059 Lake Mary 17,283 49.0%
2064 Vero Beach 17,236 -2.4%
2115 Lake Wales 16,577 48.9%
2131 New Port Richey 16,494 2.8%
2146 Opa-locka 16,356 9.4%
2152 Stuart 16,293 11.1%
2153 Auburndale 16,291 36.9%
2227 Lady Lake 15,622 29.6%
2230 Niceville 15,579 31.5%
2234 Zephyrhills 15,563 37.3%
2263 Callaway 15,216 6.2%
2273 Longwood 15,124 9.1%
2274 West Park 15,113 6.2%
2300 Oldsmar 14,841 20.1%
2318 Groveland 14,677 386.9%
2324 St. Augustine 14,576 23.8%
2351 Miami Springs 14,315 4.6%
2367 Mount Dora 14,216 40.4%
2383 Destin 14,077 25.5%
2421 Atlantic Beach 13,831 3.5%
2435 Palmetto 13,717 6.2%
2516 Key Biscayne 13,149 25.3%
2519 North Palm Beach 13,129 8.4%
2532 Panama City Beach 13,065 68.9%
2535 South Daytona 13,054 -4.1%
2572 Wilton Manors 12,797 0.7%
2603 Fernandina Beach 12,558 17.1%
2626 Gulfport 12,401 -2.4%
2643 Holly Hill 12,316 0.8%
2663 South Miami 12,219 14.2%
2677 Minneola 12,124 115.1%
2678 Lake City 12,116 16.4%
2686 Florida City 12,077 54.2%
2724 Lantana 11,867 26.0%
2734 Orange City 11,804 48.6%
2749 Cocoa Beach 11,737 -6.0%
2825 Lighthouse Point 11,283 4.5%
2858 Satellite Beach 11,088 -5.1%
2882 Sebring 10,937 10.3%
2925 Avon Park 10,695 25.9%
2947 Miami Shores 10,562 -1.1%
2975 Palatka 10,465 3.4%
2982 Cape Canaveral 10,449 18.1%
3026 Milton 10,269 36.2%
3055 Fruitland Park 10,122 205.7%
3096 Alachua 9,949 49.9%
3157 St. Pete Beach 9,649 -2.9%
3182 Springfield 9,452 6.1%
3329 Orange Park 8,809 -3.0%
3332 Palm Beach 8,802 -9.0%
3381 Marathon 8,645 -15.5%
3393 Lake Park 8,605 -1.1%
3406 Indian Harbour Beach 8,565 4.8%
3481 Green Cove Springs 8,313 53.4%
3486 Brooksville 8,298 9.6%
3498 North Bay Village 8,273 23.1%
3533 Arcadia 8,201 24.5%
3577 West Miami 8,052 37.2%
3597 Clewiston 7,985 23.3%
3600 Southwest Ranches 7,981 11.6%
3787 Sanibel 7,402 22.0%
3791 Inverness 7,390 8.5%
3810 Longboat Key 7,323 -3.6%
3819 Neptune Beach 7,297 0.6%
3841 Quincy 7,235 3.3%
3843 Dade City 7,232 13.1%
3868 Belle Isle 7,166 19.0%
3887 Fort Myers Beach 7,102 8.3%
3891 Indiantown 7,091
3892 Marianna 7,091 13.7%
3915 St. Augustine Beach 7,026 47.6%
3916 Wildwood 7,024 -20.9%
3927 Live Oak 6,974 7.1%
3937 Treasure Island 6,947 -6.9%
3945 Perry 6,928 1.4%
4003 Pembroke Park 6,730 39.3%
4005 DeFuniak Springs 6,719
4006 Gulf Breeze 6,716 18.2%
4010 Macclenny 6,705 47.3%
4022 Lauderdale-by-the-Sea 6,680 14.0%
4134 Islamorada, Village of Islands 6,383 -6.6%
4179 Pahokee 6,270 2.0%
4198 Fort Meade 6,203 9.0%
4222 High Springs 6,137 48.2%
4224 Tequesta 6,133 15.9%
4231 Newberry 6,115 68.5%
4272 Lake Alfred 5,977 46.3%
4276 Bay Harbor Islands 5,964 16.0%
4322 Mascotte 5,873 104.4%
4363 Surfside 5,802 18.4%
4380 Fellsmere 5,754 47.5%
4390 Okeechobee 5,731 6.6%
4529 Starke 5,411 -3.8%
4544 Davenport 5,378 129.8%
4611 LaBelle 5,226 10.9%
4626 Valparaiso 5,195 -18.8%
4634 South Bay 5,185 34.3%
4661 South Pasadena 5,117 -11.4%
4683 Flagler Beach 5,081 1.8%
4699 Kenneth City 5,059 13.9%
4719 Belleview 5,022 27.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 9,949 3,096
2017 9,982 3,064
2016 9,893 3,071
2015 9,757 3,085
2014 9,561 3,109
2013 9,378 3,141
2012 9,272 3,147
2011 9,157 3,156
2010 9,059 3,168
2009 9,424 3,050
2008 9,311 3,053
2007 9,220 3,059
2006 8,994 3,096
2005 7,965 3,348
2004 7,581 3,454
2003 7,210 3,527
2002 6,916 3,614
2001 6,800 3,635
2000 6,637 3,683
1990 4,197 4,559