Latest Data (2017)
Population 15,400
Nationwide Rank 2236

Quick Facts

Americus, Georgia is the 2,236th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Americus, Georgia is a city.

Americus, Georgia is currently 11.9% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Americus, Georgia's growth is extremely below average. 91% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Americus, Georgia Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2226 Traverse City, Michigan 15,515 6.8%
2227 River Falls, Wisconsin 15,510 22.2%
2228 Dickson, Tennessee 15,509 20.1%
2229 Los Lunas, New Mexico 15,501 53.2%
2230 Westbury, New York 15,493 7.7%
2231 Johnstown, Colorado 15,478 246.1%
2232 Hueytown, Alabama 15,460 -5.1%
2233 Addison, Texas 15,458 9.2%
2234 Rutland, Vermont 15,440 -10.4%
2235 Talladega, Alabama 15,426 -10.9%
2236 Americus, Georgia 15,400 -9.9%
2237 Crowley, Texas 15,389 104.3%
2238 Jamestown, North Dakota 15,387 -0.8%
2239 Cullman, Alabama 15,385 7.3%
2240 Bemidji, Minnesota 15,366 25.5%
2241 Villa Rica, Georgia 15,345 240.5%
2242 Bay Village, Ohio 15,344 -4.4%
2243 Bradley, Illinois 15,344 17.8%
2244 Great Bend, Kansas 15,344 0.0%
2245 Berkley, Michigan 15,331 -1.2%
2246 Susanville, California 15,326 -12.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Georgia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1251 LaGrange 30,472 15.4%
1269 Lawrenceville 29,873 29.8%
1288 Duluth 29,463 27.9%
1289 Chamblee 29,428 208.6%
1299 Stockbridge 29,114 163.8%
1343 Canton 27,936 228.8%
1396 Carrollton 26,815 34.0%
1523 McDonough 24,755 190.7%
1581 Decatur 23,832 30.5%
1582 Pooler 23,816 247.6%
1613 Sugar Hill 23,180 97.5%
1639 Griffin 22,770 -1.2%
1647 Acworth 22,698 60.7%
1719 Union City 21,370 78.2%
1749 Cartersville 20,978 30.1%
1836 Forest Park 19,823 -7.5%
1841 Snellville 19,738 14.6%
1861 Suwanee 19,549 94.9%
1938 Milledgeville 18,575 -1.4%
1942 Thomasville 18,515 1.6%
1982 St. Marys 18,019 20.9%
2002 Fayetteville 17,802 56.2%
2061 Kingsland 17,077 57.1%
2079 Norcross 16,845 99.7%
2092 Tifton 16,733 6.3%
2097 Perry 16,684 62.8%
2123 Riverdale 16,439 30.6%
2126 Calhoun 16,414 52.0%
2144 Brunswick 16,287 4.9%
2149 Winder 16,244 54.7%
2172 Conyers 16,015 38.1%
2191 Dublin 15,811 -2.1%
2223 Fairburn 15,520 148.7%
2236 Americus 15,400 -9.9%
2241 Villa Rica 15,345 240.5%
2270 Powder Springs 15,052 16.6%
2276 College Park 14,959 -26.2%
2289 Buford 14,868 32.5%
2357 Moultrie 14,160 -2.3%
2362 Grovetown 14,109 128.5%
2368 Covington 14,044 17.0%
2398 Waycross 13,876 -9.7%
2460 Monroe 13,484 17.1%
2487 Dallas 13,237 142.3%
2547 Clarkston 12,848 70.6%
2576 Lilburn 12,700 10.5%
2583 Richmond Hill 12,632 81.8%
2667 Bainbridge 12,111 1.5%
2675 Loganville 12,062 98.4%
2698 Holly Springs 11,935 231.4%
2786 Douglas 11,430 5.3%
2841 Jefferson 11,136 184.3%
2871 Braselton 10,947 538.3%
2901 Cordele 10,726 -7.6%
2945 Doraville 10,540 6.2%
2954 Vidalia 10,485 -0.7%
2992 Cusseta-Chattahoochee County 10,343 -31.0%
3075 Cedartown 9,939 2.4%
3081 Rincon 9,902 119.5%
3104 Fort Oglethorpe 9,831 37.9%
3121 Jesup 9,754 5.2%
3173 Cairo 9,434 1.7%
3272 Garden City 8,970 -11.3%
3318 Fort Valley 8,806 5.7%
3337 Thomaston 8,755 -7.0%
3350 Fitzgerald 8,721 -3.5%
3400 Port Wentworth 8,534 161.8%
3445 McRae-Helena 8,368
3461 Toccoa 8,336 -10.1%
3669 Hampton 7,732 96.4%
3672 Centerville 7,716 46.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 15,400 2,236
2016 15,854 2,177
2015 16,028 2,142
2014 16,283 2,102
2013 16,359 2,081
2012 16,393 2,061
2011 16,689 2,027
2010 17,041 1,984
2009 16,304 2,022
2008 16,429 2,001
2007 16,561 1,968
2006 16,582 1,942
2005 16,519 1,925
2004 16,677 1,890
2003 16,890 1,856
2002 16,999 1,840
2001 17,105 1,814
2000 17,110 1,802
1990 17,476 1,552