Latest Data (2018)
Population 32,864
Nationwide Rank 1174

Quick Facts

Houma, Louisiana is the 1,174th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Houma, Louisiana is a city.

Houma, Louisiana is currently 2.6% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Houma, Louisiana's growth is below average. 78% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Houma, Louisiana Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1164 Franklin Town, Massachusetts 33,230
1165 Northbrook, Illinois 33,167 -1.1%
1166 Fair Lawn, New Jersey 33,128 4.7%
1167 Springville, Utah 33,104 59.7%
1168 Andover, Minnesota 33,072 23.0%
1169 Cedar City, Utah 33,055 59.4%
1170 St. Charles, Illinois 33,032 16.9%
1171 Bay City, Michigan 33,019 -10.0%
1172 Walla Walla, Washington 32,986 8.0%
1173 Hinesville, Georgia 32,872 9.1%
1174 Houma, Louisiana 32,864 0.0%
1175 Lewiston, Idaho 32,817 6.3%
1176 Salisbury, Maryland 32,809 40.5%
1177 Lawndale, California 32,754 3.1%
1178 Copperas Cove, Texas 32,658 8.7%
1179 Matthews, North Carolina 32,635 41.3%
1180 Manitowoc, Wisconsin 32,627 -4.5%
1181 Jackson, Michigan 32,605 -10.0%
1182 American Fork, Utah 32,519 43.6%
1183 Bethel Park, Pennsylvania 32,501 -2.9%
1184 Florence, Kentucky 32,479 36.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Louisiana

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
817 Monroe 47,877 -9.6%
837 Alexandria 46,776 0.5%
1174 Houma 32,864 0.0%
1309 New Iberia 29,099 -10.6%
1319 Central 28,864 8.3%
1360 Slidell 27,711 7.8%
1684 Ruston 22,123 6.5%
1775 Hammond 20,786 17.5%
1813 Sulphur 20,230 -1.1%
2005 Natchitoches 17,831 -1.1%
2015 Gretna 17,730 1.0%
2023 Zachary 17,678 56.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 32,864 1,174
2017 33,278 1,151
2016 34,024 1,117
2015 34,287 1,100
2014 34,124 1,096
2013 34,040 1,087
2012 33,707 1,085
2011 33,692 1,078
2010 33,727 1,062
2009 32,584 1,087
2008 32,685 1,073
2007 32,679 1,060
2006 32,786 1,037
2005 32,215 1,042
2004 32,201 1,037
2003 32,391 1,017
2002 32,521 1,005
2001 32,678 990
2000 32,835 978
1990 30,797 908