Latest Data (2017)
Population 8,995
Nationwide Rank 3264

Quick Facts

Alma, Michigan is the 3,264th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Alma, Michigan is a city.

Alma, Michigan is currently 4.1% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Alma, Michigan's growth is below average. 73% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Alma, Michigan Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
3254 Columbia City, Indiana 9,044 22.0%
3255 Brewer, Maine 9,043 0.6%
3256 Grinnell, Iowa 9,027 -0.8%
3257 Shelby, Ohio 9,023 -8.1%
3258 Manteno, Illinois 9,021 37.8%
3259 Wood-Ridge, New Jersey 9,018 18.0%
3260 Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania 9,016 0.0%
3261 Grants, New Mexico 9,011 2.1%
3262 Rio Vista, California 9,009 90.7%
3263 Aliquippa, Pennsylvania 9,006 -22.6%
3264 Alma, Michigan 8,995 -3.2%
3265 Oakwood, Ohio 8,993 1393.8%
3266 Lake Elmo, Minnesota 8,983 29.4%
3267 Shawano, Wisconsin 8,980 4.5%
3268 Waseca, Minnesota 8,978 -6.8%
3269 Lancaster, South Carolina 8,976 8.0%
3270 Sheffield Lake, Ohio 8,976 -3.9%
3271 Carencro, Louisiana 8,973 45.0%
3272 Garden City, Georgia 8,970 -11.3%
3273 Monett, Missouri 8,969 15.7%
3274 New Richmond, Wisconsin 8,966 38.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Michigan

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2068 Wayne 16,947 -11.1%
2116 Hazel Park 16,489 -12.8%
2136 Mount Clemens 16,312 -5.8%
2182 Grandville 15,970 -2.1%
2219 Grosse Pointe Woods 15,560 -8.9%
2226 Traverse City 15,515 6.8%
2245 Berkley 15,331 -1.2%
2310 Fraser 14,608 -4.3%
2319 Owosso 14,539 -7.3%
2403 Wixom 13,831 3.4%
2419 Harper Woods 13,743 -3.6%
2436 Sault Ste. Marie 13,631 -4.6%
2517 Rochester 13,029 23.8%
2603 Woodhaven 12,486 -0.6%
2624 New Baltimore 12,380 62.3%
2649 Escanaba 12,223 -6.8%
2668 Riverview 12,107 -8.8%
2694 Clawson 11,946 -6.0%
2731 South Lyon 11,741 15.5%
2734 East Grand Rapids 11,731 8.9%
2809 Fenton 11,286 5.6%
2826 Niles 11,208 -8.0%
2832 Ionia 11,188 -3.1%
2844 Grosse Pointe Park 11,125 -10.6%
2875 Grand Haven 10,905 -2.3%
2876 Highland Park 10,900 -34.9%
2884 Sturgis 10,824 -4.0%
2897 Coldwater 10,764 3.4%
2899 Muskegon Heights 10,735 -10.8%
2938 Farmington 10,578 1.6%
2965 Cadillac 10,445 4.2%
2967 Beverly Hills 10,425 0.0%
2983 Big Rapids 10,378 -4.2%
2994 Melvindale 10,341 -3.6%
3062 Alpena 9,997 -11.4%
3071 Flat Rock 9,955 16.4%
3096 Benton Harbor 9,860 -12.8%
3123 Marysville 9,706 0.1%
3159 Howell 9,524 1.8%
3202 Saline 9,291 15.0%
3211 Ecorse 9,226 -17.8%
3233 Grosse Pointe Farms 9,158 -6.2%
3239 Plymouth 9,138 1.2%
3252 Charlotte 9,057 2.0%
3264 Alma 8,995 -3.2%
3355 Lapeer 8,712 -5.3%
3423 Greenville 8,441 5.5%
3435 Mason 8,409 16.4%
3442 Tecumseh 8,375 -3.3%
3446 St. Joseph 8,363 -4.7%
3481 Albion 8,285 -9.2%
3488 Center Line 8,273 -2.9%
3532 Menominee 8,148 -10.4%
3540 Hillsdale 8,141 -1.3%
3561 Ludington 8,061 -3.7%
3595 Flushing 7,949 -4.7%
3613 Grand Blanc 7,889 -4.1%
3614 Houghton 7,888 11.7%
3615 St. Johns 7,887 1.6%
3643 Grand Ledge 7,802 -0.2%
3680 Three Rivers 7,691 2.0%
3707 Brighton 7,611 12.5%
3749 River Rouge 7,482 -24.3%
3784 Iron Mountain 7,363 -9.7%
3799 Hudsonville 7,323 2.0%
3805 Hastings 7,313 3.0%
3813 St. Louis 7,298 9.7%
3858 Walled Lake 7,156 6.8%
3908 Marshall 6,996 -6.2%
4097 Milford 6,471 2.3%
4105 Ishpeming 6,445 -3.4%
4151 Huntington Woods 6,317 2.8%
4164 Rockford 6,264 34.5%
4194 Holly 6,158 -0.4%
4213 Manistee 6,107 -7.1%
4240 Milan 6,049 26.0%
4263 Northville 5,988 -7.3%
4310 Richmond 5,902 19.1%
4366 Dowagiac 5,754 -4.1%
4371 Belding 5,738 -2.1%
4377 Petoskey 5,724 -5.9%
4441 Zeeland 5,559 -4.2%
4464 Swartz Creek 5,512 7.7%
4544 St. Clair 5,335 -7.9%
4592 Frankenmuth 5,247 8.2%
4610 Chelsea 5,210 17.7%
4614 Springfield 5,197 0.0%
4615 Eaton Rapids 5,196 -2.7%
4619 Grosse Pointe 5,188 -8.5%
4700 Allegan 5,044 6.6%
4731 Kingsford 4,981 -10.1%
4739 Ironwood 4,971 -20.5%
4760 Davison 4,929 -10.9%
4765 Utica 4,924 6.9%
4863 New Haven 4,752 51.7%
4864 Gladstone 4,751 -6.1%
4885 DeWitt 4,712 0.2%
4887 Cheboygan 4,710 -11.1%
4932 Wolverine Lake 4,641 5.3%
4975 Hancock 4,560 5.6%
4979 Negaunee 4,556 -0.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 8,995 3,264
2016 9,149 3,216
2015 9,193 3,205
2014 9,232 3,182
2013 9,281 3,165
2012 9,283 3,143
2011 9,321 3,124
2010 9,383 3,098
2009 9,199 3,090
2008 9,257 3,059
2007 9,253 3,049
2006 9,151 3,053
2005 9,194 3,016
2004 9,209 3,004
2003 9,244 2,969
2002 9,216 2,956
2001 9,328 2,905
2000 9,298 2,902
1990 9,043 2,674