Latest Data (2017)
Population 71,822
Nationwide Rank 497

Quick Facts

Gulfport, Mississippi is the 497th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Gulfport, Mississippi is a city.

Gulfport, Mississippi is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Gulfport had its largest population ever.

Gulfport, Mississippi's growth is extremely below average. 83% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Gulfport, Mississippi Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
487 Bismarck, North Dakota 72,865 30.5%
488 New Britain, Connecticut 72,710 1.6%
489 Waukesha, Wisconsin 72,489 10.3%
490 Jacksonville, North Carolina 72,447 10.1%
491 Lafayette, Indiana 72,390 17.8%
492 Decatur, Illinois 72,174 -11.8%
493 Pittsburg, California 72,141 26.1%
494 Pawtucket, Rhode Island 72,001 -1.4%
495 Flagstaff, Arizona 71,975 35.5%
496 Lauderhill, Florida 71,970 7.5%
497 Gulfport, Mississippi 71,822 0.5%
498 Redlands, California 71,554 11.8%
499 Frederick, Maryland 71,408 34.4%
500 Passaic, New Jersey 71,247 4.9%
501 Wilmington, Delaware 71,106 -2.2%
502 Kissimmee, Florida 71,104 44.6%
503 Lynwood, California 71,099 1.6%
504 Maple Grove, Minnesota 71,066 38.3%
505 South Jordan, Utah 70,954 139.1%
506 Weston, Florida 70,944 39.6%
507 Canton, Ohio 70,909 -12.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In Mississippi

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
497 Gulfport 71,822 0.5%
711 Southaven 54,031 83.1%
835 Hattiesburg 46,377 0.5%
841 Biloxi 45,908 -9.4%
1010 Tupelo 38,114 11.1%
1016 Meridian 37,940 -8.1%
1032 Olive Branch 37,435 75.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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