Latest Data (2017)
Population 2,537
Nationwide Rank 6750

Quick Facts

Macon, Mississippi is the 6,750th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Macon, Mississippi is a city.

Macon, Mississippi is currently 15.3% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Macon, Mississippi's growth is extremely below average. 94% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
6740 Kalona, Iowa 2,544 10.5%
6741 The Hills, Texas 2,544 61.9%
6742 Millersburg, Pennsylvania 2,543 -0.5%
6743 Pantego, Texas 2,543 9.4%
6744 Rockledge, Pennsylvania 2,542 -1.3%
6745 Abita Springs, Louisiana 2,540 29.0%
6746 Alturas, California 2,540 -11.8%
6747 Donalsonville, Georgia 2,539 -8.8%
6748 Rockville, Minnesota 2,539 5.2%
6749 Nanty-Glo, Pennsylvania 2,538 -16.6%
6750 Macon, Mississippi 2,537 -15.3%
6751 Sandusky, Michigan 2,535 -8.0%
6752 Shallowater, Texas 2,535 19.5%
6753 Myrtle Point, Oregon 2,530 3.5%
6754 Covington, Indiana 2,529 -2.0%
6755 Deerfield, Wisconsin 2,529 28.1%
6756 Quanah, Texas 2,529 -16.0%
6757 St. Henry, Ohio 2,529 10.4%
6758 Garland, Utah 2,528 29.1%
6759 Jay, Oklahoma 2,528 1.6%
6760 Lauderdale, Minnesota 2,528 5.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Mississippi

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
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%
8184 Bay Springs 1,723 -18.1%
8244 Calhoun City 1,696 -9.2%
8265 Drew 1,688 -30.2%
8273 Rosedale 1,685 -30.3%
8438 Walnut Grove 1,609 219.8%
8446 Summit 1,607 0.3%
8470 Sardis 1,595 -21.7%
8518 Coldwater 1,572 -5.8%
8618 Marion 1,526 16.4%
8627 Lexington 1,523 -24.4%
8647 Marks 1,517 -25.3%
8650 Monticello 1,516 -12.6%
8694 Fayette 1,499 -32.5%
8730 Centreville 1,486 -11.1%
8777 Tylertown 1,467 -24.4%
8800 Duck Hill 1,461 86.5%
8814 Ackerman 1,455 -13.9%
8852 Lambert 1,440 -26.0%
8892 Raleigh 1,423 13.5%
8936 Mound Bayou 1,408 -32.5%
8973 Walls 1,399 192.6%
9080 Port Gibson 1,365 -25.5%
9110 Pelahatchie 1,353 -8.7%
9280 Goodman 1,292 4.3%
9312 Taylorsville 1,284 -4.0%
9313 Vardaman 1,284 20.7%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 2,537 6,750
2016 2,614 6,647
2015 2,616 6,631
2014 2,647 6,582
2013 2,644 6,572
2012 2,677 6,519
2011 2,713 6,475
2010 2,768 6,397
2009 2,679 6,422
2008 2,719 6,368
2007 2,756 6,296
2006 2,769 6,252
2005 2,806 6,179
2004 2,839 6,115
2003 2,859 6,080
2002 2,910 6,021
2001 2,955 5,958
2000 2,997 5,888
1990 2,334 6,363