Latest Data (2018)
Population 71,870
Nationwide Rank 502

Quick Facts

Gulfport, Mississippi is the 502nd largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Gulfport, Mississippi is a city.

Gulfport, Mississippi is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Gulfport had its largest population ever.

Gulfport, Mississippi's growth is extremely below average. 82% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Gulfport, Mississippi Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
492 Southfield, Michigan 73,158 -6.5%
493 Framingham, Massachusetts 73,123
494 Bismarck, North Dakota 73,112 31.0%
495 Jacksonville, North Carolina 72,896 10.8%
496 Waukesha, Wisconsin 72,549 10.4%
497 New Britain, Connecticut 72,453 1.2%
498 Pittsburg, California 72,437 26.6%
499 Lafayette, Indiana 72,168 17.5%
500 Frederick, Maryland 72,146 35.8%
501 Lauderhill, Florida 72,094 7.6%
502 Gulfport, Mississippi 71,870 0.5%
503 Pawtucket, Rhode Island 71,847 -1.6%
504 Maple Grove, Minnesota 71,807 39.7%
505 Redlands, California 71,586 11.9%
506 Woodbury, Minnesota 71,306 51.8%
507 Decatur, Illinois 71,290 -12.9%
508 Weston, Florida 71,210 40.1%
509 Mansfield, Texas 70,981 149.7%
510 North Richland Hills, Texas 70,836 26.5%
511 St. Charles, Missouri 70,764 16.6%
512 Wilmington, Delaware 70,635 -2.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Mississippi

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
502 Gulfport 71,870 0.5%
700 Southaven 54,944 86.2%
846 Biloxi 45,968 -9.3%
847 Hattiesburg 45,951 -0.3%
1016 Tupelo 38,206 11.4%
1019 Olive Branch 38,149 78.8%
1035 Meridian 37,325 -9.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 71,870 502
2017 71,822 497
2016 72,076 489
2015 71,856 485
2014 71,750 477
2013 71,012 476
2012 70,113 475
2011 68,915 477
2010 67,793 480
2009 70,794 450
2008 70,433 447
2007 68,971 455
2006 67,597 459
2005 73,299 403
2004 72,691 407
2003 71,711 406
2002 72,649 392
2001 72,386 392
2000 71,457 391
1990 64,735 368