Latest Data (2018)
Population 40,428
Nationwide Rank 953

Quick Facts

Florence, Alabama is the 953rd largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Florence, Alabama is a city.

Florence, Alabama is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Florence had its largest population ever.

Florence, Alabama's growth is about average. 52% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Florence, Alabama Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
943 Cedar Falls, Iowa 41,048 13.3%
944 Maplewood, Minnesota 41,004 15.8%
945 Bartlett, Illinois 40,931 11.1%
946 Hickory, North Carolina 40,925 8.5%
947 Fitchburg, Massachusetts 40,882 4.7%
948 Buffalo Grove, Illinois 40,853 -5.5%
949 Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania 40,806 -5.0%
950 Danville, Virginia 40,693 -15.6%
951 Hutchinson, Kansas 40,623 -2.8%
952 Gallatin, Tennessee 40,457 71.7%
953 Florence, Alabama 40,428 11.2%
954 Bullhead City, Arizona 40,421 19.0%
955 Lancaster, Ohio 40,414 13.8%
956 Woburn, Massachusetts 40,397 7.9%
957 Westerville, Ohio 40,387 13.8%
958 Covington, Kentucky 40,366 -6.0%
959 Holyoke, Massachusetts 40,358 1.1%
960 San Gabriel, California 40,335 1.1%
961 Farmers Branch, Texas 40,209 46.2%
962 Hagerstown, Maryland 40,205 9.3%
963 Friendswood, Texas 40,181 37.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Alabama

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
532 Dothan 68,247 17.0%
566 Auburn 65,738 41.8%
711 Decatur 54,264 0.3%
770 Madison 50,440 69.2%
953 Florence 40,428 11.2%
1066 Phenix City 36,435 28.2%
1091 Prattville 35,662 36.5%
1104 Gadsden 35,157 -9.5%
1118 Vestavia Hills 34,461 11.5%
1162 Alabaster 33,340 38.3%
1250 Opelika 30,555 23.7%
1338 Enterprise 28,269 33.5%
1428 Bessemer 26,538 -12.3%
1432 Daphne 26,506 57.9%
1445 Athens 26,247 37.1%
1462 Northport 25,799 29.5%
1483 Homewood 25,397 1.3%
1598 Pelham 23,744 62.2%
1675 Trussville 22,314 56.0%
1686 Fairhope 22,085 73.3%
1723 Anniston 21,569 -11.0%
1724 Albertville 21,568 23.7%
1729 Prichard 21,531 -24.5%
1751 Oxford 21,161 11.0%
1809 Mountain Brook 20,306 -2.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 40,428 953
2017 39,852 961
2016 39,959 949
2015 40,026 939
2014 40,215 926
2013 40,059 922
2012 39,447 923
2011 39,420 917
2010 39,319 911
2009 38,119 923
2008 37,860 925
2007 37,377 924
2006 36,973 921
2005 36,580 921
2004 36,228 922
2003 35,987 915
2002 35,821 917
2001 36,061 896
2000 36,348 883
1990 36,608 752