Latest Data (2017)
Population 1,958
Nationwide Rank 7676

Quick Facts

Charleston, Mississippi is the 7,676th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Charleston, Mississippi is a city.

Charleston, Mississippi is currently 17.9% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Charleston, Mississippi's growth is extremely below average. 88% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
7666 Arcade, New York 1,965 -2.7%
7667 Newtown, Connecticut 1,965 6.5%
7668 Carlisle, Kentucky 1,963 -7.7%
7669 Bellevue, Illinois 1,962 3.9%
7670 Fisher, Illinois 1,961 18.8%
7671 Stevenson, Alabama 1,961 -5.9%
7672 Badin, North Carolina 1,960 58.1%
7673 Minneapolis, Kansas 1,960 -4.6%
7674 Narrows, Virginia 1,960 -7.5%
7675 New Chicago, Indiana 1,959 -5.0%
7676 Charleston, Mississippi 1,958 -10.7%
7677 Star City, West Virginia 1,958 43.5%
7678 Cordova, Alabama 1,957 -19.0%
7679 Jamestown, Tennessee 1,956 6.4%
7680 Springerville, Arizona 1,956 -0.9%
7681 Guyton, Georgia 1,955 48.3%
7682 Steeleville, Illinois 1,955 -5.8%
7683 Painted Post, New York 1,954 6.1%
7684 Patton Village, Texas 1,954 39.5%
7685 Beresford, South Dakota 1,953 -2.4%
7686 Brundidge, Alabama 1,952 -16.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In Mississippi

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
5477 Hazlehurst 3,852 -12.2%
5772 Houston 3,464 -14.7%
5803 Morton 3,423 -1.7%
5860 Water Valley 3,362 -9.2%
5916 Baldwyn 3,304 -0.6%
5979 Verona 3,246 -2.8%
6003 Newton 3,219 -12.8%
6171 Lucedale 3,062 23.1%
6265 Iuka 2,964 -2.9%
6296 Poplarville 2,929 12.4%
6506 Guntown 2,735 130.6%
6596 Ruleville 2,671 -17.0%
6718 Okolona 2,560 -16.2%
6750 Macon 2,537 -15.3%
6820 Collins 2,481 -7.7%
6876 Hollandale 2,443 -28.5%
6886 Mendenhall 2,433 -4.8%
6975 Durant 2,365 -19.3%
7042 Purvis 2,322 6.3%
7115 Magnolia 2,283 9.3%
7214 Lumberton 2,211 -1.6%
7217 Raymond 2,210 8.1%
7258 Farmington 2,181 1.6%
7271 Moorhead 2,176 -15.0%
7307 Quitman 2,151 -12.4%
7500 Eupora 2,051 -11.7%
7532 Shelby 2,035 -30.0%
7548 Belmont 2,025 3.3%
7644 Tchula 1,976 -16.0%
7645 Belzoni 1,975 -25.7%
7664 Rolling Fork 1,967 -20.3%
7676 Charleston 1,958 -10.7%
7712 Nettleton 1,942 -3.6%
7748 Union 1,925 -4.7%
7805 Wesson 1,894 4.2%
7851 Itta Bena 1,873 -14.2%
7890 Flora 1,855 19.5%
7901 Bruce 1,847 -11.4%
8072 Shannon 1,771 6.4%
8102 Decatur 1,758 -7.6%
8113 Shaw 1,750 -24.2%
8118 Sumrall 1,748 67.7%
8184 Bay Springs 1,723 -18.1%
8244 Calhoun City 1,696 -9.2%
8265 Drew 1,688 -30.2%
8273 Rosedale 1,685 -30.3%
8438 Walnut Grove 1,609 219.8%
8446 Summit 1,607 0.3%
8470 Sardis 1,595 -21.7%
8518 Coldwater 1,572 -5.8%
8618 Marion 1,526 16.4%
8627 Lexington 1,523 -24.4%
8647 Marks 1,517 -25.3%
8650 Monticello 1,516 -12.6%
8694 Fayette 1,499 -32.5%
8730 Centreville 1,486 -11.1%
8777 Tylertown 1,467 -24.4%
8800 Duck Hill 1,461 86.5%
8814 Ackerman 1,455 -13.9%
8852 Lambert 1,440 -26.0%
8892 Raleigh 1,423 13.5%
8936 Mound Bayou 1,408 -32.5%
8973 Walls 1,399 192.6%
9080 Port Gibson 1,365 -25.5%
9110 Pelahatchie 1,353 -8.7%
9280 Goodman 1,292 4.3%
9312 Taylorsville 1,284 -4.0%
9313 Vardaman 1,284 20.7%
9476 Byhalia 1,229 -4.1%
9524 Como 1,214 -7.3%
9708 Plantersville 1,161 -9.1%
9726 Terry 1,158 73.3%
9751 Jonestown 1,150 -32.2%
9790 Brooksville 1,138 -3.5%
9838 Mantachie 1,125 1.4%
9990 Tutwiler 1,080 -20.4%
10048 Friars Point 1,064 -27.7%
10112 Caledonia 1,046 3.3%
10144 Pickens 1,037 -20.9%
10153 De Kalb 1,034 6.8%
10180 Sunflower 1,029 -22.7%
10197 Richton 1,024 -1.5%
10241 Bude 1,012 -2.4%
10248 Edwards 1,010 -24.9%
10267 Ecru 1,006 5.3%
10290 Stonewall 1,002 -12.5%
10307 Metcalfe 999 -10.3%
10360 Derma 986 -16.2%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 1,958 7,676
2016 2,010 7,568
2015 2,048 7,499
2014 2,087 7,405
2013 2,133 7,318
2012 2,134 7,308
2011 2,180 7,212
2010 2,193 7,186
2009 1,825 7,833
2008 1,862 7,743
2007 1,901 7,649
2006 1,947 7,543
2005 2,004 7,414
2004 2,040 7,326
2003 2,072 7,253
2002 2,114 7,171
2001 2,153 7,103
2000 2,193 7,014
1990 2,385 6,280