Latest Data (2018)
Population 23,744
Nationwide Rank 1598

Quick Facts

Pelham, Alabama is the 1,598th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Pelham, Alabama is a city.

Pelham, Alabama is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Pelham had its largest population ever.

Pelham, Alabama is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 85% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Pelham, Alabama Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1588 Camas, Washington 23,845 84.6%
1589 Newberg, Oregon 23,844 30.0%
1590 Cudahy, California 23,826 -2.0%
1591 Corsicana, Texas 23,825 -3.0%
1592 Muscatine, Iowa 23,817 4.9%
1593 North Platte, Nebraska 23,814 -0.4%
1594 Wadsworth, Ohio 23,781 27.8%
1595 Centerville, Ohio 23,772 3.1%
1596 Searcy, Arkansas 23,768 22.4%
1597 Rolling Meadows, Illinois 23,748 -3.6%
1598 Pelham, Alabama 23,744 62.2%
1599 Kerrville, Texas 23,729 15.5%
1600 Forney, Texas 23,727 311.3%
1601 Zion, Illinois 23,705 3.0%
1602 Van Buren, Arkansas 23,691 24.1%
1603 Tumwater, Washington 23,688 60.6%
1604 Jacksonville Beach, Florida 23,669 12.7%
1605 Carteret, New Jersey 23,652 13.4%
1606 Watertown, Wisconsin 23,625 8.4%
1607 Belton, Missouri 23,598 7.6%
1608 North Augusta, South Carolina 23,584 32.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In Alabama

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
953 Florence 40,428 11.2%
1066 Phenix City 36,435 28.2%
1091 Prattville 35,662 36.5%
1104 Gadsden 35,157 -9.5%
1118 Vestavia Hills 34,461 11.5%
1162 Alabaster 33,340 38.3%
1250 Opelika 30,555 23.7%
1338 Enterprise 28,269 33.5%
1428 Bessemer 26,538 -12.3%
1432 Daphne 26,506 57.9%
1445 Athens 26,247 37.1%
1462 Northport 25,799 29.5%
1483 Homewood 25,397 1.3%
1598 Pelham 23,744 62.2%
1675 Trussville 22,314 56.0%
1686 Fairhope 22,085 73.3%
1723 Anniston 21,569 -11.0%
1724 Albertville 21,568 23.7%
1729 Prichard 21,531 -24.5%
1751 Oxford 21,161 11.0%
1809 Mountain Brook 20,306 -2.3%
1869 Helena 19,529 80.2%
1903 Troy 19,126 36.2%
1913 Foley 18,928 116.8%
1997 Selma 17,886 -12.4%
2162 Center Point 16,222 1.9%
2201 Cullman 15,858 10.6%
2241 Millbrook 15,463 37.1%
2248 Hueytown 15,380 -5.6%
2257 Talladega 15,291 -11.6%
2320 Saraland 14,649 19.1%
2338 Alexander City 14,467 -5.5%
2341 Hartselle 14,425 17.1%
2343 Scottsboro 14,405 -2.7%
2346 Calera 14,380 304.0%
2352 Ozark 14,303 -5.1%
2363 Muscle Shoals 14,263 16.5%
2390 Gardendale 14,021 18.4%
2396 Fort Payne 13,987 7.9%
2426 Pell City 13,796 42.3%
2461 Chelsea 13,531 246.3%
2468 Jasper 13,500 -4.9%
2531 Moody 13,069 59.3%
2604 Irondale 12,555 28.3%
2606 Jacksonville 12,531 48.1%
2609 Gulf Shores 12,517 117.9%
2669 Sylacauga 12,186 -6.3%
2692 Leeds 12,053 14.8%
2718 Eufaula 11,896 -14.7%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 23,744 1,598
2017 23,493 1,596
2016 23,050 1,605
2015 22,885 1,606
2014 22,699 1,604
2013 22,289 1,612
2012 22,012 1,619
2011 21,698 1,626
2010 21,352 1,635
2009 21,700 1,607
2008 21,295 1,621
2007 20,733 1,635
2006 20,173 1,652
2005 19,451 1,682
2004 18,136 1,762
2003 17,407 1,809
2002 16,557 1,876
2001 15,588 1,957
2000 14,637 2,040
1990 9,453 2,574