Latest Data (2018)
Population 35,157
Nationwide Rank 1104

Quick Facts

Gadsden, Alabama is the 1,104th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Gadsden, Alabama is a city.

Gadsden, Alabama is currently 19.2% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Gadsden, Alabama's growth is extremely below average. 97% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Gadsden, Alabama Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1094 Manhattan Beach, California 35,532 4.5%
1095 Upper Arlington, Ohio 35,522 5.5%
1096 Wildwood, Missouri 35,517 7.4%
1097 Lufkin, Texas 35,510 6.4%
1098 Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota 35,481 18.7%
1099 La Porte, Texas 35,423 10.4%
1100 Richmond, Indiana 35,353 -9.5%
1101 Monroe, North Carolina 35,311 28.9%
1102 Tooele, Utah 35,251 52.4%
1103 Oswego, Illinois 35,237 153.5%
1104 Gadsden, Alabama 35,157 -9.5%
1105 Lebanon, Tennessee 35,050 70.9%
1106 Pleasant Hill, California 34,903 5.5%
1107 Brunswick, Ohio 34,897 4.0%
1108 Stow, Ohio 34,857 7.4%
1109 East Point, Georgia 34,849 -14.0%
1110 Riviera Beach, Florida 34,834 16.5%
1111 Merrillville, Indiana 34,750 13.7%
1112 Post Falls, Idaho 34,691 91.2%
1113 Englewood, Colorado 34,690 8.5%
1114 Leawood, Kansas 34,689 24.8%

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%
1869 Helena 19,529 80.2%
1903 Troy 19,126 36.2%
1913 Foley 18,928 116.8%
1997 Selma 17,886 -12.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 35,157 1,104
2017 35,409 1,086
2016 35,837 1,064
2015 36,084 1,050
2014 36,295 1,030
2013 36,542 1,008
2012 36,674 998
2011 36,736 986
2010 36,856 969
2009 36,719 956
2008 36,776 943
2007 36,869 937
2006 37,024 916
2005 37,161 904
2004 37,418 883
2003 37,603 875
2002 37,943 863
2001 38,309 852
2000 38,879 832
1990 43,498 616