Latest Data (2017)
Population 997
Nationwide Rank 10317

Quick Facts

Oil City, Louisiana is the 10,317th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Oil City, Louisiana is a town.

Oil City, Louisiana is currently 23.9% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Oil City, Louisiana's growth is extremely below average. 97% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
10307 Metcalfe, Mississippi 999 -10.3%
10308 North Bonneville, Washington 999 67.0%
10309 Parkers Prairie, Minnesota 999 -1.2%
10310 Thornville, Ohio 999 35.3%
10311 Chama, New Mexico 998 -17.1%
10312 Dunbar, Pennsylvania 998 -18.2%
10313 Gideon, Missouri 998 -9.7%
10314 Quinter, Kansas 998 4.0%
10315 Andale, Kansas 997 29.6%
10316 Linesville, Pennsylvania 997 -13.6%
10317 Oil City, Louisiana 997 -18.2%
10318 Shady Point, Oklahoma 997 17.5%
10319 Stoneboro, Pennsylvania 997 -9.4%
10320 Bolivar, New York 996 -14.8%
10321 Earth, Texas 996 -9.7%
10322 Hulmeville, Pennsylvania 996 11.5%
10323 Alexandria, Tennessee 995 12.9%
10324 Allison, Iowa 995 -0.9%
10325 Lakeside City, Texas 995 0.4%
10326 Rolling Hills, Kentucky 995 15.1%
10327 Andover, New York 994 -7.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Louisiana

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
7724 Cottonport 1,937 -16.1%
7743 Zwolle 1,929 8.1%
7793 Livingston 1,899 40.9%
7812 Independence 1,891 9.6%
7828 Delcambre 1,883 -14.1%
7975 Basile 1,811 -25.2%
7986 Coushatta 1,808 -21.0%
8044 Duson 1,780 4.9%
8067 Henderson 1,771 15.6%
8086 White Castle 1,766 -9.3%
8163 Oberlin 1,733 -6.3%
8354 Sorrento 1,642 33.1%
8364 Bernice 1,638 -9.3%
8394 Rosepine 1,629 4.4%
8397 St. Francisville 1,627 -4.9%
8464 Oak Grove 1,598 -26.2%
8535 Logansport 1,561 -3.9%
8606 Clinton 1,531 -23.2%
8714 Colfax 1,493 -9.7%
8780 Pine Prairie 1,465 6.5%
8782 Grand Isle 1,464 -5.1%
8783 Iota 1,464 6.4%
8874 Livonia 1,430 6.2%
8921 Maurice 1,413 107.4%
8941 Ringgold 1,407 -14.9%
8948 Mansura 1,406 -12.2%
9008 Gueydan 1,386 -13.7%
9075 Olla 1,366 -2.9%
9125 Glenmora 1,346 -13.8%
9257 Urania 1,298 83.8%
9284 Killian 1,290 21.6%
9387 Roseland 1,259 7.4%
9514 Krotz Springs 1,218 -0.2%
9675 Lecompte 1,170 -14.4%
9685 Sibley 1,168 6.3%
9687 French Settlement 1,167 23.2%
9817 Woodworth 1,131 4.0%
9830 Elton 1,127 -10.5%
9874 Merryville 1,116 -0.3%
9884 Albany 1,112 27.2%
9893 Leonville 1,109 10.0%
9931 Cullen 1,097 -15.2%
10043 Arnaudville 1,065 -23.6%
10093 Campti 1,052 -0.7%
10096 Melville 1,052 -23.5%
10142 Newellton 1,039 -29.1%
10167 St. Joseph 1,032 -22.0%
10174 Maringouin 1,030 -18.5%
10298 Clarks 1,000 -6.4%
10303 Boyce 999 -16.2%
10304 Estherwood 999 23.6%
10317 Oil City 997 -18.2%
10390 Choudrant 979 52.0%
10483 Dubach 960 15.2%
10486 Plain Dealing 960 -11.6%
10512 Cotton Valley 953 -19.7%
10563 Washington 943 -12.6%
10575 Slaughter 941 -6.9%
10639 Grand Coteau 926 -11.0%
10673 Gibsland 921 -17.5%
10687 Wisner 920 -19.1%
10720 Fordoche 913 -2.5%
10789 Moreauville 894 -3.2%
10826 Loreauville 885 -5.7%
11001 Simsboro 852 23.2%
11027 Sarepta 847 -8.4%
11042 Tangipahoa 844 13.2%
11057 Folsom 841 55.7%
11119 Madisonville 831 22.9%
11129 Anacoco 829 -3.9%
11157 Epps 824 -28.4%
11290 Forest Hill 803 75.7%
11294 Morse 803 6.3%
11390 Doyline 785 -6.6%
11427 Hessmer 779 18.2%
11445 Mooringsport 776 -6.8%
11467 Tickfaw 771 24.7%
11494 Rosedale 766 1.4%
11582 Marion 752 -7.7%
11596 Port Vincent 749 61.0%
11773 Montgomery 721 -8.8%
11885 Pleasant Hill 702 -9.1%
11992 Parks 684 33.8%
12070 Clayton 672 -21.4%
12112 Greensburg 666 5.8%
12251 Mermentau 644 -10.4%
12268 Ridgecrest 642 -19.5%
12291 Grosse Tete 638 -4.3%
12293 Mangham 638 7.5%
12411 Provencal 618 -12.3%
12465 Florien 610 -12.3%
12472 Napoleonville 610 -11.7%
12511 Simpson 606 4.4%
12553 Natchez 601 3.6%
12579 Cheneyville 597 -33.8%
12630 Waterproof 590 -28.7%
12655 Morganza 587 -10.7%
12788 Martin 567 -9.1%
12819 Gilbert 563 0.5%
12820 Mer Rouge 563 -17.8%
12849 Junction City 560 -13.8%
12868 Richmond 558 13.6%
12876 Wilson 557 -16.6%
12983 Elizabeth 541 -5.7%
12990 Chatham 540 -13.3%
13153 Grayson 520 -2.2%
13228 Springfield 512 30.2%
13314 Sun 502 6.5%
13320 Cankton 501 30.1%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 997 10,317
2016 986 10,360
2015 997 10,309
2014 1,001 10,298
2013 1,006 10,282
2012 1,018 10,230
2011 1,016 10,248
2010 1,008 10,276
2009 1,208 9,431
2008 1,201 9,446
2007 1,201 9,435
2006 1,208 9,403
2005 1,191 9,443
2004 1,198 9,407
2003 1,202 9,391
2002 1,207 9,365
2001 1,214 9,331
2000 1,219 9,328
1990 1,310 8,589