Latest Data (2017)
Population 20,935
Nationwide Rank 1751

Quick Facts

Fairhope, Alabama is the 1,751st largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Fairhope, Alabama is a city.

Fairhope, Alabama is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Fairhope had its largest population ever.

Fairhope, Alabama is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 79% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Fairhope, Alabama Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1741 Lumberton, North Carolina 21,040 -0.3%
1742 Sanford, Maine 21,028
1743 Sweetwater, Florida 21,028 48.0%
1744 Charleston, Illinois 20,996 -0.7%
1745 Palisades Park, New Jersey 20,988 22.3%
1746 South Milwaukee, Wisconsin 20,988 -1.0%
1747 Piqua, Ohio 20,987 1.0%
1748 South El Monte, California 20,987 -0.8%
1749 Cartersville, Georgia 20,978 30.1%
1750 Grayslake, Illinois 20,957 11.8%
1751 Fairhope, Alabama 20,935 64.3%
1752 Lynn Haven, Florida 20,922 67.2%
1753 Covington, Washington 20,916 47.4%
1754 Coralville, Iowa 20,881 37.2%
1755 Chambersburg, Pennsylvania 20,878 17.0%
1756 Hays, Kansas 20,845 4.0%
1757 Sapulpa, Oklahoma 20,843 3.4%
1758 Mill Creek, Washington 20,832 48.8%
1759 Eustis, Florida 20,827 30.4%
1760 Milwaukie, Oregon 20,801 1.5%
1761 Stephenville, Texas 20,797 36.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Alabama

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
961 Florence 39,852 9.6%
1062 Phenix City 36,219 27.4%
1084 Prattville 35,498 35.9%
1086 Gadsden 35,409 -8.9%
1120 Vestavia Hills 34,291 10.9%
1155 Alabaster 33,202 37.7%
1257 Opelika 30,240 22.4%
1337 Enterprise 28,247 33.4%
1429 Bessemer 26,386 -12.8%
1442 Daphne 25,960 54.6%
1463 Athens 25,616 33.8%
1471 Homewood 25,476 1.6%
1496 Northport 25,094 26.0%
1596 Pelham 23,493 60.5%
1690 Trussville 21,827 52.6%
1694 Anniston 21,770 -10.2%
1700 Prichard 21,732 -23.8%
1718 Albertville 21,392 22.7%
1727 Oxford 21,180 11.1%
1751 Fairhope 20,935 64.3%
1795 Mountain Brook 20,381 -1.9%
1894 Helena 19,072 76.0%
1899 Troy 19,037 35.6%
1955 Selma 18,370 -10.0%
1961 Foley 18,288 109.5%
2135 Center Point 16,313 2.5%
2232 Hueytown 15,460 -5.1%
2235 Talladega 15,426 -10.9%
2239 Cullman 15,385 7.3%
2247 Millbrook 15,318 35.8%
2312 Alexander City 14,595 -4.6%
2314 Saraland 14,576 18.5%
2324 Scottsboro 14,484 -2.1%
2333 Ozark 14,428 -4.3%
2335 Hartselle 14,373 16.7%
2364 Fort Payne 14,071 8.5%
2373 Muscle Shoals 14,022 14.6%
2382 Calera 13,979 292.7%
2394 Gardendale 13,906 17.4%
2431 Pell City 13,676 41.1%
2441 Jasper 13,618 -4.0%
2520 Chelsea 13,011 233.0%
2529 Moody 12,956 57.9%
2588 Jacksonville 12,612 49.1%
2609 Irondale 12,468 27.4%
2644 Sylacauga 12,264 -5.7%
2679 Eufaula 12,044 -13.7%
2682 Leeds 12,031 14.6%
2718 Gulf Shores 11,809 105.6%
2913 Fairfield 10,683 -13.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 20,935 1,751
2016 19,421 1,849
2015 18,730 1,903
2014 18,089 1,943
2013 17,386 1,996
2012 16,479 2,053
2011 15,939 2,103
2010 15,326 2,151
2009 17,550 1,890
2008 17,255 1,909
2007 16,647 1,961
2006 16,097 1,996
2005 15,395 2,044
2004 14,643 2,106
2003 14,144 2,141
2002 13,541 2,198
2001 13,125 2,242
2000 12,737 2,280
1990 9,248 2,624