Latest Data (2017)
Population 551
Nationwide Rank 12923

Quick Facts

Petersburg, Tennessee is the 12,923rd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Petersburg, Tennessee is a town.

Petersburg, Tennessee is currently 5.2% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Petersburg, Tennessee's growth is about average. 56% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
12913 Lyons, Ohio 552 -1.2%
12914 Mead, Nebraska 552 -2.4%
12915 Sabin, Minnesota 552 31.4%
12916 Whitesville, Kentucky 552 -12.2%
12917 Bismarck, Illinois 551 1.2%
12918 Clarksville, Ohio 551 11.0%
12919 Cokeville, Wyoming 551 8.4%
12920 La Paz, Indiana 551 12.6%
12921 Lyle, Minnesota 551 -2.9%
12922 Mettawa, Illinois 551 47.7%
12923 Petersburg, Tennessee 551 -5.1%
12924 Annetta South, Texas 550 -1.4%
12925 Balmorhea, Texas 550 4.9%
12926 Bradley, Arkansas 550 -3.1%
12927 Clayton, Wisconsin 550 8.6%
12928 Ontario, Wisconsin 550 15.7%
12929 Phillipsburg, Ohio 550 -12.0%
12930 Proctorville, Ohio 550 -11.1%
12931 Soldiers Grove, Wisconsin 550 -15.7%
12932 Trenton, Nebraska 550 8.4%
12933 Union, West Virginia 550 0.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Tennessee

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
9974 Rutherford 1,086 -14.5%
10074 Obion 1,058 -7.7%
10076 Luttrell 1,057 15.2%
10079 New Hope 1,056 1.5%
10186 Altamont 1,027 -9.5%
10323 Alexandria 995 12.9%
10371 Bradford 982 -11.6%
10408 Scotts Hill 975 6.5%
10478 Winfield 963 5.3%
10530 Collinwood 949 -7.1%
10567 Gainesboro 942 7.0%
10568 Henning 942 -30.8%
10603 Tellico Plains 936 8.4%
10655 Linden 924 -8.8%
10668 Sharon 922 -6.3%
10677 Atwood 920 -8.0%
10698 Friendsville 917 2.9%
10742 Orlinda 906 48.0%
10761 Wartburg 902 1.0%
10848 Lobelville 879 -4.0%
10914 Decaturville 865 1.0%
10972 Rossville 858 114.5%
10986 Rockford 855 6.8%
11031 Huntland 846 -7.3%
11043 Coalmont 843 -11.1%
11047 Trezevant 843 -7.8%
11260 St. Joseph 808 -2.6%
11310 Byrdstown 799 -11.2%
11512 Crab Orchard 763 -9.3%
11769 Niota 722 -8.2%
11808 Bulls Gap 714 0.1%
11837 Bethel Springs 709 -7.3%
11848 Morrison 708 3.2%
11884 Philadelphia 702 31.2%
11934 Eastview 693 11.9%
12004 Charleston 681 7.9%
12011 Friendship 680 11.6%
12034 Hollow Rock 677 -29.4%
12040 Eagleville 676 46.0%
12055 Wartrace 675 22.5%
12086 Maury City 670 -4.9%
12096 Puryear 668 0.1%
12108 Adams 666 17.0%
12137 Palmer 663 -7.1%
12178 Gallaway 655 -11.4%
12252 Middleton 644 5.4%
12316 Gates 633 -29.5%
12415 Trimble 617 -15.2%
12429 Allardt 614 -4.3%
12647 Michie 588 -9.2%
12757 Pittman Center 572 17.2%
12797 Pleasant Hill 566 3.6%
12837 Doyle 561 6.8%
12923 Petersburg 551 -5.1%
12973 Elkton 542 -9.8%
13033 Sunbright 535 -7.4%
13048 Saltillo 533 55.8%
13049 Bell Buckle 532 34.3%
13096 Berry Hill 526 -22.1%
13099 Moscow 526 13.3%
13150 Big Sandy 520 0.3%
13155 Minor Hill 520 13.0%
13164 Baneberry 519 39.5%
13403 Calhoun 492 -1.0%
13432 Cumberland Gap 489 140.8%
13516 Ethridge 480 -10.6%
13599 Henry 472 -8.8%
13622 Ducktown 469 9.8%
13640 Gadsden 467 -15.0%
13666 Gilt Edge 464 -5.3%
13707 Beersheba Springs 459 -16.9%
13712 Guys 459 -5.1%
13850 Townsend 445 -11.0%
13895 Baileyton 440 -13.0%
14012 Ridgeside 429 10.5%
14019 Stanton 428 -30.4%
14220 Burlison 406 -10.3%
14392 Hornbeak 388 -10.5%
14401 Dowelltown 387 28.1%
14402 Gibson 387 -7.8%
14461 Williston 382 14.7%
14483 Clarksburg 379 -0.2%
14513 Vanleer 377 17.0%
14624 Sardis 365 -17.9%
14696 Woodland Mills 358 20.9%
14720 Watauga 356 -11.8%
14882 Toone 342 -5.7%
14982 McLemoresville 333 7.0%
15039 Parker's Crossroads 327
15057 Liberty 325 -11.6%
15132 Copperhill 318 -37.7%
15151 Ramer 317 -10.4%
15184 Rives 314 -5.1%
15200 Cedar Hill 312 4.0%
15312 Cumberland City 304 -4.4%
15325 Garland 303 -7.6%
15387 Lynnville 297 -13.9%
15461 Finger 292 -16.8%
15515 Parrottsville 288 33.3%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 551 12,923
2016 543 12,975
2015 548 12,939
2014 547 12,956
2013 548 12,951
2012 544 12,998
2011 546 12,985
2010 544 13,005
2009 608 12,484
2008 605 12,497
2007 598 12,553
2006 592 12,610
2005 587 12,644
2004 583 12,684
2003 582 12,698
2002 582 12,717
2001 583 12,714
2000 581 12,729
1990 512 12,949