Latest Data (2016)
Population 47,832
Nationwide Rank 799

Quick Facts

Alexandria, Louisiana is the 799th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Alexandria, Louisiana is a city.

Alexandria, Louisiana is currently 3.4% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Alexandria, Louisiana's growth is below average. 71% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Alexandria, Louisiana Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
789 Cedar Hill, Texas 48,343 47.5%
790 Ceres, California 48,278 38.5%
791 Texas City, Texas 48,262 15.5%
792 Twin Falls, Idaho 48,260 38.0%
793 Roswell, New Mexico 48,184 6.6%
794 Huntington, West Virginia 48,113 -7.0%
795 Madison, Alabama 47,959 60.9%
796 Wauwatosa, Wisconsin 47,945 1.7%
797 Lawrence, Indiana 47,866 22.4%
798 Kannapolis, North Carolina 47,839 27.9%
799 Alexandria, Louisiana 47,832 2.8%
800 St. Cloud, Florida 47,809 117.6%
801 Wylie, Texas 47,701 205.3%
802 Palm Springs, California 47,689 10.9%
803 Lacey, Washington 47,688 50.5%
804 Chesterfield, Missouri 47,659 1.7%
805 Roseville, Michigan 47,602 -0.9%
806 San Luis Obispo, California 47,536 7.1%
807 Glenview, Illinois 47,475 9.9%
808 San Jacinto, California 47,413 98.3%
809 Euclid, Ohio 47,360 -9.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In Louisiana

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
447 Lake Charles 76,848 6.9%
514 Bossier City 68,485 21.2%
532 Kenner 67,089 -4.6%
767 Monroe 49,297 -6.9%
799 Alexandria 47,832 2.8%
1117 Houma 34,024 3.6%
1242 New Iberia 30,386 -6.6%
1312 Central 28,529 7.0%
1338 Slidell 28,013 9.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 47,832 799
2015 47,889 793
2014 48,175 781
2013 48,426 775
2012 48,367 766
2011 48,242 759
2010 47,723 759
2009 48,849 727
2008 48,629 723
2007 48,173 720
2006 47,697 721
2005 47,516 709
2004 47,375 706
2003 46,963 701
2002 46,786 696
2001 46,638 694
2000 46,517 684
1990 49,499 534