Latest Data (2018)
Population 39,376
Nationwide Rank 991

Quick Facts

Columbia, Tennessee is the 991st largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Columbia, Tennessee is a city.

Columbia, Tennessee is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Columbia had its largest population ever.

Columbia, Tennessee is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 64% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Columbia, Tennessee Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
981 Sumter, South Carolina 39,656 -2.4%
982 Hilton Head Island, South Carolina 39,639 16.6%
983 Romeoville, Illinois 39,624 79.4%
984 Indian Trail, North Carolina 39,619 190.8%
985 Carol Stream, Illinois 39,601 -2.2%
986 Streamwood, Illinois 39,570 8.0%
987 Lake Oswego, Oregon 39,532 10.7%
988 Lancaster, Texas 39,477 51.8%
989 Montclair, California 39,437 16.2%
990 Issaquah, Washington 39,378 127.6%
991 Columbia, Tennessee 39,376 18.2%
992 Duncanville, Texas 39,364 9.0%
993 Milton, Georgia 39,217 152.6%
994 Culver City, California 39,214 0.8%
995 Annapolis, Maryland 39,174 8.8%
996 Plant City, Florida 39,156 29.5%
997 Norwich, Connecticut 39,136 8.3%
998 Germantown, Tennessee 39,099 3.4%
999 Northglenn, Colorado 39,010 20.2%
1000 Hurst, Texas 38,992 7.2%
1001 Wheeling, Illinois 38,878 7.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Tennessee

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
549 Jackson 66,903 11.6%
550 Johnson City 66,778 19.2%
640 Bartlett 59,315 34.1%
662 Hendersonville 57,576 40.2%
717 Kingsport 54,076 19.1%
762 Smyrna 50,775 82.6%
767 Collierville 50,616 53.4%
857 Cleveland 44,974 19.9%
906 Brentwood 42,502 61.3%
931 Spring Hill 41,464 402.5%
952 Gallatin 40,457 71.7%
991 Columbia 39,376 18.2%
998 Germantown 39,099 3.4%
1085 La Vergne 35,819 89.0%
1089 Mount Juliet 35,725 152.0%
1105 Lebanon 35,050 70.9%
1134 Cookeville 34,005 28.8%
1276 Morristown 29,926 12.9%
1305 Maryville 29,192 26.0%
1308 Oak Ridge 29,109 6.6%
1410 Bristol 26,881 5.7%
1639 Farragut 22,956 29.0%
1701 Shelbyville 21,864 33.7%
1759 East Ridge 21,024 2.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 39,376 991
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