What is the current population of Birmingham?

Based on the latest 2020 data from the US census, the current population of Birmingham is 209,403. Birmingham, Alabama is the 109th largest city in the US.

What was the peak population of Birmingham?

The peak population of Birmingham was in 1960, when its population was 340,887. In 1960, Birmingham was the 36th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 109th largest city in the US. Birmingham is currently 38.6% smaller than it was in 1960.

How quickly is Birmingham shrinking?

Birmingham has shrunk 13.4% since the year 2000. Birmingham, Alabama's growth is extremely below average. 100% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

What county is Birmingham, Alabama in?

Parts of Birmingham are located within Jefferson County and Shelby County.

What is the population density of Birmingham, Alabama?

Birmingham has a population density of 1,453 people per square mile.

What is the size of Birmingham, Alabama in square miles?

Birmingham has an area of 146.1 square miles. Birmingham is the 3rd largest city, by area, in Alabama.

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2019 209,403 109
2018 209,880 107
2017 210,710 107
2016 212,157 104
2015 212,461 102
2014 212,247 101
2013 212,113 101
2012 212,038 100
2011 212,411 98
2010 212,237 97
2009 230,131 83
2008 230,228 83
2007 230,618 81
2006 231,368 79
2005 232,137 78
2004 233,540 77
2003 235,959 76
2002 237,153 75
2001 239,786 73
2000 242,051 72
1990 265,940 60
1980 284,413 50
1970 300,910 48
1960 340,887 36
1950 326,037 34
1940 267,583 35
1930 259,678 34
1920 178,806 36
1910 132,685 36
1900 38,415 99

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2019
99 Spokane, Washington 222,081 12.7%
100 Baton Rouge, Louisiana 220,236 -3.5%
101 Tacoma, Washington 217,827 12.3%
102 San Bernardino, California 215,784 14.1%
103 Modesto, California 215,196 13.1%
104 Fontana, California 214,547 46.2%
105 Des Moines, Iowa 214,237 7.3%
106 Moreno Valley, California 213,055 48.7%
107 Santa Clarita, California 212,979 36.8%
108 Fayetteville, North Carolina 211,657 6.1%
109 Birmingham, Alabama 209,403 -13.4%
110 Oxnard, California 208,881 21.7%
111 Rochester, New York 205,695 -6.2%
112 Port St. Lucie, Florida 201,846 126.3%
113 Grand Rapids, Michigan 201,013 1.5%
114 Huntsville, Alabama 200,574 25.2%
115 Salt Lake City, Utah 200,567 10.3%
116 Frisco, Texas 200,490 468.2%
117 Yonkers, New York 200,370 2.1%
118 Amarillo, Texas 199,371 14.5%
119 Glendale, California 199,303 2.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Alabama

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2019
109 Birmingham 209,403 -13.4%
114 Huntsville 200,574 25.2%
122 Montgomery 198,525 -1.5%
133 Mobile 188,720 -5.0%

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