Latest Data (2016)
Population 192,904
Nationwide Rank 125

Quick Facts

Mobile, Alabama is the 125th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Mobile, Alabama is a city.

Mobile, Alabama is currently 4.9% 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 In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
115 Montgomery, Alabama 200,022 -0.8%
116 Amarillo, Texas 199,582 14.6%
117 Little Rock, Arkansas 198,541 8.2%
118 Akron, Ohio 197,633 -8.8%
119 Columbus, Georgia 197,485 5.8%
120 Augusta-Richmond County, Georgia 197,081 1.0%
121 Grand Rapids, Michigan 196,445 -0.7%
122 Shreveport, Louisiana 194,920 -2.8%
123 Salt Lake City, Utah 193,744 6.5%
124 Huntsville, Alabama 193,079 20.6%
125 Mobile, Alabama 192,904 -2.9%
126 Tallahassee, Florida 190,894 24.7%
127 Grand Prairie, Texas 190,682 48.8%
128 Overland Park, Kansas 188,966 24.5%
129 Knoxville, Tennessee 186,239 5.6%
130 Port St. Lucie, Florida 185,132 107.6%
131 Worcester, Massachusetts 184,508 6.9%
132 Brownsville, Texas 183,823 28.2%
133 Tempe, Arizona 182,498 14.8%
134 Santa Clarita, California 181,972 16.9%
135 Newport News, Virginia 181,825 0.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Alabama

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
104 Birmingham 212,157 -12.3%
115 Montgomery 200,022 -0.8%
124 Huntsville 193,079 20.6%
125 Mobile 192,904 -2.9%
306 Tuscaloosa 99,543 26.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 192,904 125
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