Latest Data (2016)
Population 39,959
Nationwide Rank 949

Quick Facts

Florence, Alabama is the 949th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Florence, Alabama is a city.

Florence, Alabama is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Florence had its largest population ever.

Florence, Alabama's growth is about average. 51% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Florence, Alabama Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
939 Holyoke, Massachusetts 40,280 0.9%
940 Calexico, California 40,232 47.1%
941 Streamwood, Illinois 40,166 9.6%
942 Maplewood, Minnesota 40,150 13.4%
943 Wake Forest, North Carolina 40,112 206.7%
944 Carol Stream, Illinois 40,069 -1.0%
945 Weslaco, Texas 40,033 39.0%
946 Greenacres, Florida 40,013 40.2%
947 Gainesville, Georgia 40,000 51.9%
948 Bullhead City, Arizona 39,970 17.6%
949 Florence, Alabama 39,959 9.9%
950 Apache Junction, Arizona 39,954 24.5%
951 Warren, Ohio 39,898 -17.1%
952 Lancaster, Ohio 39,848 12.2%
953 New Berlin, Wisconsin 39,803 3.5%
954 Grove City, Ohio 39,721 43.6%
955 Romeoville, Illinois 39,706 79.7%
956 Chelsea, Massachusetts 39,699 13.0%
957 Marlborough, Massachusetts 39,697 8.4%
958 Cape Girardeau, Missouri 39,628 11.7%
959 Norwich, Connecticut 39,556 9.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Alabama

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
515 Dothan 68,468 17.4%
578 Auburn 63,118 36.1%
681 Decatur 55,072 1.8%
795 Madison 47,959 60.9%
949 Florence 39,959 9.9%
1029 Phenix City 37,132 30.6%
1064 Gadsden 35,837 -7.8%
1074 Prattville 35,606 36.3%
1100 Vestavia Hills 34,688 12.2%
1157 Alabaster 32,948 36.7%
1263 Opelika 29,869 20.9%
1337 Enterprise 28,024 32.4%
1405 Bessemer 26,511 -12.4%
1437 Daphne 25,913 54.3%
1456 Homewood 25,613 2.1%
1468 Athens 25,393 32.6%
1488 Northport 25,045 25.7%
1605 Pelham 23,050 57.4%
1661 Prichard 22,185 -22.3%
1664 Anniston 22,112 -8.8%
1702 Albertville 21,525 23.5%
1709 Trussville 21,422 49.8%
1722 Oxford 21,120 10.8%
1765 Mountain Brook 20,590 -0.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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