Latest Data (2017)
Population 38,266
Nationwide Rank 1006

Quick Facts

Columbia, Tennessee is the 1,006th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Columbia, Tennessee is a city.

Columbia, Tennessee is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Columbia had its largest population ever.

Columbia, Tennessee's growth is about average. 43% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Columbia, Tennessee Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
996 Wausau, Wisconsin 38,739 0.3%
997 Plant City, Florida 38,714 28.1%
998 Roy, Utah 38,595 15.9%
999 Royal Palm Beach, Florida 38,592 75.6%
1000 Wheeling, Illinois 38,562 6.3%
1001 Stanton, California 38,528 2.5%
1002 Atlantic City, New Jersey 38,429 -4.9%
1003 Hollister, California 38,404 10.2%
1004 Martinez, California 38,373 6.7%
1005 Lynnwood, Washington 38,273 13.1%
1006 Columbia, Tennessee 38,266 14.9%
1007 Aventura, Florida 38,202 51.1%
1008 Carpentersville, Illinois 38,162 22.5%
1009 Muskegon, Michigan 38,131 -4.8%
1010 Tupelo, Mississippi 38,114 11.1%
1011 Rock Island, Illinois 38,110 -3.8%
1012 Lake Worth, Florida 38,107 6.9%
1013 Brookfield, Wisconsin 38,045 -1.8%
1014 Huber Heights, Ohio 37,986 -0.6%
1015 Hanover Park, Illinois 37,982 -0.7%
1016 Meridian, Mississippi 37,940 -8.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Tennessee

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
544 Jackson 66,847 11.5%
550 Johnson City 66,391 18.5%
639 Bartlett 59,102 33.6%
656 Hendersonville 57,517 40.1%
723 Kingsport 53,374 17.6%
761 Collierville 50,286 52.4%
766 Smyrna 49,969 79.7%
858 Cleveland 44,483 18.6%
897 Brentwood 42,667 61.9%
968 Spring Hill 39,602 379.9%
987 Germantown 39,141 3.5%
1006 Columbia 38,266 14.9%
1033 Gallatin 37,351 58.5%
1081 La Vergne 35,717 88.5%
1106 Mount Juliet 34,726 145.0%
1142 Cookeville 33,452 26.7%
1188 Lebanon 32,226 57.1%
1272 Morristown 29,771 12.3%
1301 Oak Ridge 29,096 6.5%
1313 Maryville 28,765 24.1%
1394 Bristol 26,842 5.5%
1643 Farragut 22,729 27.7%
1710 Shelbyville 21,532 31.7%
1733 East Ridge 21,118 2.8%
1881 Tullahoma 19,229 6.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 38,266 1,006
2016 37,540 1,020
2015 36,800 1,028
2014 36,071 1,040
2013 35,558 1,046
2012 34,901 1,047
2011 34,734 1,038
2010 34,681 1,034
2009 35,248 1,004
2008 34,748 1,009
2007 34,245 1,011
2006 33,697 1,015
2005 33,569 1,009
2004 33,478 996
2003 33,288 991
2002 33,112 987
2001 33,080 979
2000 33,286 966
1990 28,924 961