Latest Data (2017)
Population 31,644
Nationwide Rank 1203

Quick Facts

Fairbanks, Alaska is the 1,203rd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Fairbanks, Alaska is a city.

Fairbanks, Alaska is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Fairbanks had its largest population ever.

Fairbanks, Alaska's growth is below average. 67% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Fairbanks, Alaska Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1193 Dania Beach, Florida 32,030 17.0%
1194 El Paso de Robles (Paso Robles), California 31,918 29.3%
1195 Bangor, Maine 31,903 1.3%
1196 Southlake, Texas 31,824 45.7%
1197 Princeton, New Jersey 31,822 134.7%
1198 Bowling Green, Ohio 31,820 7.2%
1199 Cedar City, Utah 31,806 53.4%
1200 Kaysville, Utah 31,776 55.5%
1201 Petersburg, Virginia 31,750 -5.4%
1202 North Olmsted, Ohio 31,734 -6.9%
1203 Fairbanks, Alaska 31,644 4.8%
1204 West Bend, Wisconsin 31,596 11.4%
1205 Woodstock, Georgia 31,564 180.8%
1206 Liberty, Missouri 31,507 19.5%
1207 Naugatuck, Connecticut 31,461 1.3%
1208 Helena, Montana 31,429 19.2%
1209 Danville, Illinois 31,424 -8.6%
1210 Dover, New Hampshire 31,398 16.4%
1211 Mundelein, Illinois 31,385 0.8%
1212 Statesboro, Georgia 31,379 36.9%
1213 Clearfield, Utah 31,363 20.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In Alaska

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1192 Juneau city and 32,094 4.6%
1203 Fairbanks 31,644 4.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 31,644 1,203
2016 32,751 1,164
2015 32,325 1,169
2014 32,469 1,149
2013 32,324 1,145
2012 32,312 1,129
2011 32,007 1,129
2010 31,535 1,137
2009 35,252 1,003
2008 35,199 1,000
2007 35,185 988
2006 33,884 1,011
2005 33,900 998
2004 33,200 1,009
2003 31,733 1,037
2002 31,542 1,034
2001 30,978 1,042
2000 30,180 1,057
1990 30,952 899