Latest Data (2018)
Population 3,459
Nationwide Rank 5793

Quick Facts

Houston, Mississippi is the 5,793rd largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Houston, Mississippi is a city.

Houston, Mississippi is currently 15.3% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Houston, Mississippi's growth is extremely below average. 93% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
5783 Canton, South Dakota 3,471 10.5%
5784 McCall, Idaho 3,470 65.8%
5785 Aledo, Illinois 3,469 -3.8%
5786 Elizabethtown, North Carolina 3,469 -9.2%
5787 Blackshear, Georgia 3,468 6.9%
5788 Perry, New York 3,466 -12.0%
5789 Union Springs, Alabama 3,465 -29.2%
5790 Mariemont, Ohio 3,464 2.0%
5791 Rochester, Pennsylvania 3,463 -13.4%
5792 Yuma, Colorado 3,460 5.4%
5793 Houston, Mississippi 3,459 -14.8%
5794 Middleville, Michigan 3,459 26.3%
5795 Lockland, Ohio 3,455 -6.3%
5796 Zumbrota, Minnesota 3,455 22.3%
5797 Clifton, Texas 3,453 -2.5%
5798 Riverside, Missouri 3,453 15.8%
5799 Union City, Indiana 3,452 -4.4%
5800 Wrightstown, Wisconsin 3,452 71.5%
5801 High Bridge, New Jersey 3,450 -8.8%
5802 Piney Point Village, Texas 3,449 1.7%
5803 Tolono, Illinois 3,449 27.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Mississippi

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
3959 Amory 6,871 -9.4%
3964 Kosciusko 6,837 -7.1%
4160 Waveland 6,322 -20.6%
4193 Louisville 6,227 -11.0%
4220 Pontotoc 6,144 13.9%
4245 Pass Christian 6,075 -7.7%
4289 Columbia 5,941 -10.1%
4434 Forest 5,608 -6.1%
4593 Aberdeen 5,265 -17.8%
4595 Ripley 5,264 -4.0%
4721 Saltillo 5,019 47.8%
4781 Ellisville 4,914 18.1%
4820 Waynesboro 4,872 -15.4%
4844 Crystal Springs 4,838 -17.5%
4852 Carthage 4,816 4.0%
4971 Wiggins 4,595 18.8%
5058 Florence 4,460 75.1%
5235 Magee 4,210 0.3%
5272 Winona 4,146 -23.5%
5358 Fulton 4,033 3.4%
5479 Leland 3,863 -29.5%
5495 Hazlehurst 3,838 -12.6%
5650 Morton 3,630 4.1%
5793 Houston 3,459 -14.8%
5822 Tutwiler 3,433 152.9%
5887 Water Valley 3,339 -9.8%
5937 Baldwyn 3,293 -0.9%
5991 Verona 3,235 -3.1%
6008 Newton 3,223 -12.7%
6109 Lucedale 3,134 26.0%
6282 Iuka 2,955 -3.2%
6290 Poplarville 2,938 12.7%
6455 Guntown 2,770 133.5%
6659 Ruleville 2,619 -18.6%
6744 Okolona 2,548 -16.6%
6791 Raymond 2,505 22.6%
6823 Macon 2,485 -17.0%
6875 Collins 2,451 -8.8%
6930 Mendenhall 2,414 -5.5%
6982 Hollandale 2,374 -30.5%
7018 Purvis 2,351 7.6%
7053 Durant 2,331 -20.4%
7162 Magnolia 2,257 8.0%
7240 Lumberton 2,199 -2.1%
7295 Farmington 2,164 0.8%
7376 Quitman 2,111 -14.1%
7469 Moorhead 2,078 -18.8%
7534 Eupora 2,038 -12.2%
7589 Belmont 2,011 2.6%
7613 Shelby 2,000 -31.2%
7659 Tchula 1,970 -16.3%
7704 Belzoni 1,950 -26.6%
7711 Rolling Fork 1,945 -21.2%
7717 Decatur 1,942 1.9%
7740 Nettleton 1,931 -4.1%
7745 Charleston 1,926 -12.1%
7754 Union 1,924 -4.8%
7830 Wesson 1,880 3.4%
7889 Flora 1,856 19.5%
7916 Itta Bena 1,845 -15.5%
7939 Sumrall 1,833 75.9%
7944 Bruce 1,831 -12.1%
8073 Shannon 1,773 6.6%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 3,459 5,793
2017 3,464 5,772
2016 3,524 5,733
2015 3,544 5,693
2014 3,543 5,670
2013 3,555 5,660
2012 3,562 5,629
2011 3,572 5,616
2010 3,623 5,557
2009 3,828 5,325
2008 3,842 5,306
2007 3,860 5,272
2006 3,884 5,232
2005 3,948 5,160
2004 3,980 5,122
2003 3,985 5,097
2002 3,994 5,070
2001 4,041 5,014
2000 4,061 4,969
1990 4,084 4,650