Latest Data (2017)
Population 2,944
Nationwide Rank 6281

Quick Facts

La Fayette, Alabama is the 6,281st largest city in the United States as of 2017.

La Fayette, Alabama is a city.

La Fayette, Alabama is currently 8.8% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

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

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
6271 Stamford, Texas 2,957 -18.1%
6272 Bad Axe, Michigan 2,956 -14.4%
6273 Staples, Minnesota 2,955 -5.8%
6274 Eunice, New Mexico 2,954 14.6%
6275 Evansville, Wyoming 2,950 30.5%
6276 Montgomery, Minnesota 2,950 5.3%
6277 Stanton, Texas 2,947 16.1%
6278 Woodlynne, New Jersey 2,947 5.5%
6279 Summit Hill, Pennsylvania 2,946 -0.8%
6280 Fowlerville, Michigan 2,944 -1.6%
6281 La Fayette, Alabama 2,944 -8.7%
6282 Cornwall-on-Hudson, New York 2,942 -4.0%
6283 Bushnell, Illinois 2,940 -9.5%
6284 Churchill, Pennsylvania 2,938 -16.9%
6285 Taft, Texas 2,936 -13.9%
6286 Deer Lodge, Montana 2,932 -14.2%
6287 Moscow Mills, Missouri 2,932 60.8%
6288 Edgewood, Florida 2,930 53.7%
6289 Marion, Kentucky 2,930 -8.5%
6290 Sublimity, Oregon 2,930 36.2%
6291 Thermopolis, Wyoming 2,930 -7.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Alabama

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4337 Attalla 5,827 -14.6%
4350 Chickasaw 5,794 -8.4%
4505 Smiths Station 5,418 18.0%
4597 Brewton 5,236 -4.4%
4634 Glencoe 5,152 1.3%
4646 Daleville 5,122 10.2%
4673 Midfield 5,092 -9.2%
4702 Rainsville 5,038 11.4%
4759 Semmes 4,934
4778 Childersburg 4,905 -3.0%
4810 Brent 4,864 57.1%
4840 Margaret 4,813 333.2%
4845 Jackson 4,790 -11.2%
4907 Headland 4,683 25.6%
4915 Tallassee 4,671 -5.4%
4927 Columbiana 4,647 38.7%
4946 Piedmont 4,618 -9.0%
5034 Winfield 4,468 -1.6%
5103 Geneva 4,365 -1.1%
5115 Fayette 4,350 -11.0%
5118 Adamsville 4,347 -14.2%
5177 Hokes Bluff 4,269 3.0%
5179 Argo 4,268 147.9%
5203 Springville 4,233 64.1%
5382 Haleyville 3,982 -7.6%
5412 Thomasville 3,943 -15.0%
5439 Citronelle 3,900 6.0%
5461 Elba 3,875 -7.1%
5550 Odenville 3,760 50.7%
5578 Valley Grande 3,713 -7.1%
5603 Evergreen 3,676 -0.6%
5708 Union Springs 3,550 -27.4%
5748 Centre 3,498 7.9%
5775 Priceville 3,463 106.8%
5802 Heflin 3,425 4.6%
5837 Hanceville 3,391 14.2%
5884 Livingston 3,333 1.6%
5906 Marion 3,314 -5.0%
5968 Moulton 3,258 -0.3%
6013 Warrior 3,208 -1.5%
6043 Kimberly 3,173 65.4%
6118 Dadeville 3,106 -3.1%
6141 Red Bay 3,086 -8.3%
6168 Weaver 3,064 11.9%
6281 La Fayette 2,944 -8.7%
6355 Clayton 2,871 95.3%
6380 New Hope 2,842 10.7%
6418 Brighton 2,801 -22.8%
6457 Luverne 2,770 2.8%
6569 Eutaw 2,687 -17.1%
6575 Centreville 2,680 8.4%
6641 Jemison 2,627 3.3%
6665 Indian Springs Village 2,606 12.0%
6682 Hartford 2,592 9.4%
6711 Abbeville 2,567 -14.0%
6775 Bayou La Batre 2,512 -4.3%
6869 Moundville 2,446 36.5%
6933 Taylor 2,396 26.3%
6948 East Brewton 2,386 -4.2%
6973 Sumiton 2,368 -10.9%
6980 Midland City 2,362 38.5%
6994 Henagar 2,353 -2.8%
7018 Loxley 2,336 47.2%
7019 Aliceville 2,335 -9.1%
7046 Uniontown 2,320 42.9%
7056 Greensboro 2,314 -15.3%
7058 Bridgeport 2,312 -14.3%
7067 Good Hope 2,305 17.1%
7074 Lake View 2,303 69.4%
7093 Riverside 2,294 46.3%
7097 Ashville 2,291 0.9%
7122 York 2,280 -19.6%
7129 Guin 2,274 -4.4%
7148 Lineville 2,263 -5.6%
7251 Kinsey 2,185 21.5%
7289 Vincent 2,162 11.9%
7297 Trinity 2,156 22.7%
7301 Lipscomb 2,153 -2.4%
7318 Ashford 2,144 15.8%
7417 Graysville 2,094 -19.2%
7493 Thorsby 2,054 12.1%
7523 Cowarts 2,040 31.9%
7542 Level Plains 2,029 30.3%
7592 Wilsonville 2,005 28.5%
7608 Creola 1,995 -0.1%
7656 Morris 1,970 7.4%
7658 Collinsville 1,969 2.6%
7671 Stevenson 1,961 -5.9%
7678 Cordova 1,957 -19.0%
7686 Brundidge 1,952 -16.6%
7720 Owens Cross Roads 1,939 64.0%
7726 Linden 1,936 -20.1%
7734 Ashland 1,932 -1.5%
7744 Carbon Hill 1,928 -6.8%
7752 Slocomb 1,924 -6.2%
7773 Dora 1,913 -20.6%
7774 Florala 1,913 -2.0%
7821 Samson 1,887 -8.7%
7833 Sylvania 1,882 44.9%
7843 Vernon 1,877 -12.2%
7884 Brookwood 1,857 24.7%
7902 Crossville 1,847 28.9%
7905 Camden 1,845 -17.8%
7906 Sulligent 1,845 -14.2%
8007 Cedar Bluff 1,798 21.0%
8014 Sardis City 1,796 20.3%
8145 Butler 1,738 -10.3%
8207 Elberta 1,714 13.2%
8209 Harpersville 1,713 3.2%
8272 Ragland 1,685 -12.4%
8281 Westover 1,682 56.6%
8298 Blountsville 1,670 -5.8%
8318 Coaling 1,660 39.3%
8347 Gordo 1,644 -1.5%
8384 Georgiana 1,632 -4.9%
8429 Vance 1,611 135.5%
8469 Woodstock 1,596 59.1%
8479 Reform 1,592 -19.1%
8609 Rehobeth 1,530 48.3%
8671 Sylvan Springs 1,506 1.2%
8686 Mount Vernon 1,501 78.2%
8755 Clio 1,476 -32.9%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 2,944 6,281
2016 2,968 6,247
2015 2,990 6,209
2014 2,984 6,201
2013 2,999 6,181
2012 2,985 6,178
2011 2,982 6,171
2010 3,003 6,138
2009 2,882 6,187
2008 2,890 6,162
2007 3,022 6,006
2006 3,034 5,968
2005 3,066 5,898
2004 3,074 5,874
2003 3,104 5,817
2002 3,140 5,760
2001 3,180 5,715
2000 3,227 5,664