Latest Data (2015)
Population 194,288
Nationwide Rank 123

Quick Facts

Mobile, Alabama is the 123rd largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Mobile, Alabama is a city.

Mobile, Alabama is currently 4.2% smaller than it was in 1960, the year of its peak recorded population.

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

Mobile, Alabama Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
117 Amarillo, Texas 14.1%
118 Little Rock, Arkansas 7.9%
119 Akron, Ohio -8.9%
120 Shreveport, Louisiana -1.6%
121 Augusta-Richmond County, Georgia 1.0%
122 Grand Rapids, Michigan -1.4%
123 Mobile, Alabama -2.2%
124 Salt Lake City, Utah 5.9%
125 Huntsville, Alabama 19.0%
126 Tallahassee, Florida 24.1%
127 Grand Prairie, Texas 46.6%
128 Overland Park, Kansas 22.9%
129 Knoxville, Tennessee 5.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 194,288 123
2014 194,675 122
2013 194,899 122
2012 194,822 120
2011 194,684 118
2010 195,111 116
2009 193,205 117
2008 192,769 117
2007 191,671 117
2006 191,911 116
2005 190,078 115
2004 191,322 113
2003 192,730 114
2002 194,388 108
2001 196,916 99
2000 198,774 94
1990 198,417 78
1980 200,452 72
1970 190,026 68
1960 202,779 58
1950 129,009 78
1900 38,469 98
1890 31,076 97
1880 29,132 68
1870 32,034 39
1860 29,258 27
1850 20,515 32
1840 12,672 30