Latest Data (2015)
Population 55,437
Nationwide Rank 678

Quick Facts

Decatur, Alabama is the 678th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Decatur, Alabama is a city.

Decatur, Alabama is currently 0.4% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Decatur, Alabama's growth is extremely below average. 81% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Decatur, Alabama Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
672 Greenwood, Indiana 51.3%
673 Hempstead, New York 4.4%
674 Novato, California 16.1%
675 Kettering, Ohio -3.7%
676 Bellevue, Nebraska 24.6%
677 Shoreline, Washington 4.2%
678 Decatur, Alabama 2.4%
679 Paramount, California 0.0%
680 Port Arthur, Texas -3.9%
681 Anderson, Indiana -7.2%
682 Sarasota, Florida 4.9%
683 West Haven, Connecticut 4.8%
684 Rosemead, California 2.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 55,437 678
2014 55,532 664
2013 55,816 653
2012 55,996 643
2011 55,858 637
2010 55,683 629
2009 56,411 601
2008 55,977 595
2007 55,531 593
2006 55,122 597
2005 54,435 603
2004 53,968 606
2003 54,206 602
2002 53,876 592
2001 54,011 581
2000 54,091 563
1990 50,139 525