Latest Data (2017)
Population 2,956
Nationwide Rank 6272

Quick Facts

Bad Axe, Michigan is the 6,272nd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Bad Axe, Michigan is a city.

Bad Axe, Michigan is currently 16.9% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Bad Axe, Michigan's growth is extremely below average. 93% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
6262 Sunset, Louisiana 2,966 26.1%
6263 West, Texas 2,966 8.1%
6264 Williston, South Carolina 2,965 -9.6%
6265 Iuka, Mississippi 2,964 -2.9%
6266 Murfreesboro, North Carolina 2,963 20.5%
6267 Spring Lake, New Jersey 2,962 -17.1%
6268 Walsenburg, Colorado 2,960 -28.6%
6269 Hahira, Georgia 2,959 80.2%
6270 Dandridge, Tennessee 2,958 39.7%
6271 Stamford, Texas 2,957 -18.1%
6272 Bad Axe, Michigan 2,956 -14.4%
6273 Staples, Minnesota 2,955 -5.8%
6274 Eunice, New Mexico 2,954 14.6%
6275 Evansville, Wyoming 2,950 30.5%
6276 Montgomery, Minnesota 2,950 5.3%
6277 Stanton, Texas 2,947 16.1%
6278 Woodlynne, New Jersey 2,947 5.5%
6279 Summit Hill, Pennsylvania 2,946 -0.8%
6280 Fowlerville, Michigan 2,944 -1.6%
6281 La Fayette, Alabama 2,944 -8.7%
6282 Cornwall-on-Hudson, New York 2,942 -4.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Michigan

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
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%
5016 Gibraltar 4,495 4.9%
5032 Dexter 4,469 79.0%
5099 Coopersville 4,369 11.3%
5100 Dundee 4,369 19.3%
5116 Sparta 4,350 4.3%
5119 South Haven 4,347 -13.4%
5139 Buchanan 4,313 -7.8%
5201 Wayland 4,237 7.4%
5275 Lathrup Village 4,126 -2.4%
5294 Marine City 4,102 -11.6%
5298 Lowell 4,092 1.4%
5330 Algonac 4,044 -12.4%
5346 Caro 4,025 -5.6%
5350 Fremont 4,015 -6.1%
5369 Otsego 3,996 1.2%
5372 Bloomfield Hills 3,990 1.4%
5423 Portland 3,922 2.4%
5427 Williamston 3,916 12.6%
5447 Linden 3,896 35.4%
5466 Belleville 3,869 -3.2%
5507 Plainwell 3,809 -4.9%
5519 Roosevelt Park 3,797 -2.2%
5522 North Muskegon 3,795 -5.9%
5560 Boyne City 3,740 6.3%
5594 Gaylord 3,687 -0.6%
5621 Cedar Springs 3,652 15.0%
5646 Romeo 3,620 -2.7%
5678 Imlay City 3,580 -7.5%
5713 Oxford 3,545 0.1%
5807 Middleville 3,421 24.9%
5810 Paw Paw 3,419 1.4%
5830 Keego Harbor 3,398 22.8%
5844 Corunna 3,376 -0.5%
5852 Vicksburg 3,370 45.5%
5892 Essexville 3,326 -11.4%
5904 Durand 3,315 -15.6%
5953 Blissfield 3,270 1.2%
5974 Franklin 3,251 10.8%
6029 Rockwood 3,183 -8.5%
6114 Lake Orion 3,108 14.1%
6165 Clare 3,065 -4.4%
6227 Ferrysburg 2,996 -1.5%
6272 Bad Axe 2,956 -14.4%
6280 Fowlerville 2,944 -1.6%
6295 Manistique 2,929 -18.4%
6307 Village of Grosse Pointe Shores 2,919
6342 Gladwin 2,884 -4.5%
6343 Mount Morris 2,883 -9.8%
6376 Iron River 2,843 -15.7%
6417 Almont 2,801 -0.4%
6422 Ithaca 2,799 -9.7%
6474 Norway 2,758 -6.7%
6503 Whitehall 2,737 -5.1%
6527 East Tawas 2,721 -7.6%
6561 Rogers City 2,693 -18.6%
6595 Potterville 2,671 22.8%
6666 Hartford 2,605 5.3%
6715 Vassar 2,562 -9.1%
6751 Sandusky 2,535 -8.0%
6779 Clio 2,509 1.0%
6791 Spring Lake 2,500 -0.4%
6801 Charlevoix 2,493 -16.4%
6835 Pinckney 2,472 12.0%
6842 Pleasant Ridge 2,467 -4.7%
6854 Orchard Lake Village 2,455 10.1%
6950 Reed City 2,385 -1.8%
6977 Carleton 2,363 -8.0%
6996 Montague 2,351 -2.2%
7012 East Jordan 2,343 -6.3%
7035 St. Ignace 2,326 -12.7%
7068 Bronson 2,304 -4.8%
7084 Cass City 2,298 -12.8%
7104 Croswell 2,288 -7.6%
7106 Clinton 2,287 -1.1%
7137 Chesaning 2,269 -10.8%
7179 Bridgman 2,238 -7.8%
7190 Hudson 2,231 -10.5%
7212 Jonesville 2,212 -5.5%
7226 Munising 2,205 -12.5%
7282 Morenci 2,166 -9.4%
7296 Manchester 2,156 -0.5%
7375 Auburn 2,111 5.1%
7383 Constantine 2,105 0.2%
7387 Hart 2,104 7.8%
7414 Perry 2,095 -0.5%
7432 Harrison 2,086 -1.2%
7459 Galesburg 2,073 4.2%
7481 Kalkaska 2,062 -8.3%
7483 West Branch 2,061 6.4%
7531 Newaygo 2,035 16.1%
7540 Lake Odessa 2,029 -10.6%
7552 Shelby 2,023 5.6%
7637 Baraga 1,980 54.5%
7646 Mattawan 1,974 -21.9%
7740 Laurium 1,931 -8.8%
7747 St. Charles 1,927 -11.4%
7792 L'Anse 1,899 -9.4%
7815 Yale 1,891 -8.4%
7827 Leslie 1,884 -7.7%
7844 New Buffalo 1,876 -14.9%
7863 Evart 1,865 6.9%
7894 Lawton 1,853 -0.2%
7900 Goodrich 1,848 36.1%
7904 Sylvan Lake 1,846 6.7%
7911 Parchment 1,844 -4.5%
7915 Grayling 1,842 -5.8%
7920 Bangor 1,838 -5.8%
7921 Capac 1,838 -0.7%
7947 Howard City 1,824 13.9%
8038 Tawas City 1,783 -10.9%
8070 Marlette 1,771 -15.7%
8094 Bessemer 1,761 -17.6%
8125 Decatur 1,745 -9.3%
8128 Berrien Springs 1,743 -13.9%
8162 Armada 1,733 6.7%
8228 Cassopolis 1,703 -9.5%
8238 Wakefield 1,699 -18.1%
8279 Olivet 1,683 -4.3%
8289 Lake Isabella 1,677 36.1%
8312 Watervliet 1,665 -9.5%
8321 South Rockwood 1,660 29.1%
8330 Nashville 1,655 -2.0%
8335 Sebewaing 1,652 -16.6%
8358 Homer 1,640 -11.3%
8400 Caledonia 1,625 46.9%
8414 Elk Rapids 1,617 -5.1%
8415 Ovid 1,616 6.8%
8417 Quincy 1,615 -5.0%
8436 Kingsley 1,609 7.9%
8451 Harbor Beach 1,604 -12.3%
8521 Union City 1,568 -14.3%
8533 Three Oaks 1,564 -14.4%
8534 Montrose 1,563 -3.2%
8537 Schoolcraft 1,561 -1.5%
8559 Zilwaukee 1,552 -13.5%
8628 White Pigeon 1,523 -6.3%
8679 Shepherd 1,504 0.8%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 2,956 6,272
2016 2,980 6,237
2015 3,011 6,181
2014 3,029 6,157
2013 3,055 6,122
2012 3,070 6,078
2011 3,092 6,062
2010 3,129 5,995
2009 3,010 6,052
2008 3,047 6,001
2007 3,105 5,919
2006 3,148 5,845
2005 3,196 5,776
2004 3,247 5,715
2003 3,299 5,643
2002 3,343 5,596
2001 3,394 5,525
2000 3,456 5,451
1990 3,558 5,018