Latest Data (2017)
Population 3,464
Nationwide Rank 5772

Quick Facts

Houston, Mississippi is the 5,772nd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Houston, Mississippi is a city.

Houston, Mississippi is currently 15.2% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Houston, Mississippi's growth is extremely below average. 95% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
5762 Aledo, Illinois 3,477 -3.6%
5763 Myrtle Creek, Oregon 3,475 0.2%
5764 Elizabethtown, North Carolina 3,473 -9.1%
5765 Dewey, Oklahoma 3,472 4.4%
5766 Gothenburg, Nebraska 3,472 -4.2%
5767 Mora, Minnesota 3,470 3.5%
5768 Robins, Iowa 3,470 87.9%
5769 Sauk City, Wisconsin 3,468 11.1%
5770 Farmersville, Texas 3,466 11.0%
5771 Morganfield, Kentucky 3,466 -0.3%
5772 Houston, Mississippi 3,464 -14.7%
5773 Etowah, Tennessee 3,463 -5.7%
5774 Paulding, Ohio 3,463 -3.2%
5775 Priceville, Alabama 3,463 106.8%
5776 Lockland, Ohio 3,462 -6.1%
5777 Union City, Indiana 3,462 -4.1%
5778 Germantown Hills, Illinois 3,460 51.2%
5779 Hot Springs, South Dakota 3,460 -16.5%
5780 Seymour, Wisconsin 3,459 3.5%
5781 Hanover, Minnesota 3,456 145.2%
5782 Johnston City, Illinois 3,454 -2.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Mississippi

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
3939 Kosciusko 6,891 -6.4%
4135 Waveland 6,354 -20.2%
4158 Louisville 6,279 -10.2%
4227 Pontotoc 6,077 12.7%
4247 Columbia 6,037 -8.6%
4319 Pass Christian 5,878 -10.7%
4403 Forest 5,655 -5.3%
4548 Aberdeen 5,328 -16.8%
4577 Ripley 5,278 -3.7%
4727 Saltillo 4,987 46.8%
4782 Waynesboro 4,903 -14.8%
4815 Crystal Springs 4,853 -17.2%
4832 Carthage 4,822 4.1%
4986 Ellisville 4,549 9.4%
4990 Wiggins 4,543 17.5%
5063 Florence 4,427 73.8%
5167 Winona 4,280 -21.1%
5173 Magee 4,274 1.8%
5352 Fulton 4,011 2.8%
5384 Leland 3,981 -27.3%
5477 Hazlehurst 3,852 -12.2%
5772 Houston 3,464 -14.7%
5803 Morton 3,423 -1.7%
5860 Water Valley 3,362 -9.2%
5916 Baldwyn 3,304 -0.6%
5979 Verona 3,246 -2.8%
6003 Newton 3,219 -12.8%
6171 Lucedale 3,062 23.1%
6265 Iuka 2,964 -2.9%
6296 Poplarville 2,929 12.4%
6506 Guntown 2,735 130.6%
6596 Ruleville 2,671 -17.0%
6718 Okolona 2,560 -16.2%
6750 Macon 2,537 -15.3%
6820 Collins 2,481 -7.7%
6876 Hollandale 2,443 -28.5%
6886 Mendenhall 2,433 -4.8%
6975 Durant 2,365 -19.3%
7042 Purvis 2,322 6.3%
7115 Magnolia 2,283 9.3%
7214 Lumberton 2,211 -1.6%
7217 Raymond 2,210 8.1%
7258 Farmington 2,181 1.6%
7271 Moorhead 2,176 -15.0%
7307 Quitman 2,151 -12.4%
7500 Eupora 2,051 -11.7%
7532 Shelby 2,035 -30.0%
7548 Belmont 2,025 3.3%
7644 Tchula 1,976 -16.0%
7645 Belzoni 1,975 -25.7%
7664 Rolling Fork 1,967 -20.3%
7676 Charleston 1,958 -10.7%
7712 Nettleton 1,942 -3.6%
7748 Union 1,925 -4.7%
7805 Wesson 1,894 4.2%
7851 Itta Bena 1,873 -14.2%
7890 Flora 1,855 19.5%
7901 Bruce 1,847 -11.4%
8072 Shannon 1,771 6.4%
8102 Decatur 1,758 -7.6%
8113 Shaw 1,750 -24.2%
8118 Sumrall 1,748 67.7%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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