Latest Data (2015)
Population 39,661
Nationwide Rank 950

Quick Facts

Meridian, Mississippi is the 950th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Meridian, Mississippi is a city.

Meridian, Mississippi is currently 5.6% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Meridian, Mississippi's growth is extremely below average. 91% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Meridian, Mississippi Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
944 Marlborough, Massachusetts 8.7%
945 Oakley, California 54.0%
946 Lancaster, Ohio 11.9%
947 Romeoville, Illinois 79.8%
948 Culver City, California 2.1%
949 Greenacres, Florida 39.0%
950 Meridian, Mississippi -3.9%
951 Puyallup, Washington 14.8%
952 Woburn, Massachusetts 5.7%
953 Bremerton, Washington 6.1%
954 Hallandale Beach, Florida 14.8%
955 Clovis, New Mexico 21.2%
956 Annapolis, Maryland 9.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 39,661 950
2014 40,196 928
2013 40,921 896
2012 40,832 888
2011 41,096 880
2010 41,148 873
2009 39,695 890
2008 39,572 884
2007 39,596 871
2006 39,541 865
2005 39,795 840
2004 40,057 826
2003 40,538 810
2002 40,663 802
2001 40,780 791
2000 41,307 772
1990 42,017 639