Latest Data (2017)
Population 9,860
Nationwide Rank 3096

Quick Facts

Benton Harbor, Michigan is the 3,096th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Benton Harbor, Michigan is a city.

Benton Harbor, Michigan is currently 23.0% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Benton Harbor, Michigan's growth is extremely below average. 94% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Benton Harbor, Michigan Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
3086 Cody, Wyoming 9,885 11.1%
3087 Warrenton, Virginia 9,875 46.5%
3088 Carroll, Iowa 9,874 -1.9%
3089 Pleasant Hill, Iowa 9,873 88.0%
3090 Alamosa, Colorado 9,871 17.0%
3091 Bluefield, West Virginia 9,869 -13.6%
3092 Corte Madera, California 9,864 8.3%
3093 East Rockaway, New York 9,863 -4.8%
3094 Oil City, Pennsylvania 9,863 -14.0%
3095 Astoria, Oregon 9,862 0.8%
3096 Benton Harbor, Michigan 9,860 -12.8%
3097 Maywood, New Jersey 9,860 3.5%
3098 Kendallville, Indiana 9,848 -4.2%
3099 Mayfield, Kentucky 9,847 -4.9%
3100 Celina, Texas 9,836 259.1%
3101 Denham Springs, Louisiana 9,834 3.0%
3102 Peru, Illinois 9,834 -0.1%
3103 Burlington, New Jersey 9,832 1.0%
3104 Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia 9,831 37.9%
3105 Highland, Illinois 9,830 15.1%
3106 Sugar Grove, Illinois 9,830 139.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Michigan

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1965 Trenton 18,255 -6.9%
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%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 9,860 3,096
2016 9,919 3,064
2015 9,976 3,039
2014 10,018 3,018
2013 10,020 3,008
2012 10,040 2,979
2011 10,056 2,976
2010 10,038 2,969
2009 10,826 2,771
2008 10,844 2,754
2007 10,753 2,753
2006 10,648 2,751
2005 10,744 2,699
2004 10,882 2,649
2003 10,988 2,616
2002 11,082 2,585
2001 11,172 2,556
2000 11,316 2,507
1990 12,802 2,008