Latest Data (2017)
Population 12,697
Nationwide Rank 2578

Quick Facts

Portland, Tennessee is the 2,578th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Portland, Tennessee is a city.

Portland, Tennessee is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Portland had its largest population ever.

Portland, Tennessee is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 84% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Portland, Tennessee Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2568 Federal Heights, Colorado 12,744 5.5%
2569 Grimes, Iowa 12,742 148.6%
2570 St. Ann, Missouri 12,737 -5.4%
2571 Wickliffe, Ohio 12,736 -5.4%
2572 Glendale, Wisconsin 12,728 -4.4%
2573 Canton, Mississippi 12,725 -1.5%
2574 Marshall, Missouri 12,708 0.0%
2575 Athens, Texas 12,704 9.4%
2576 Lilburn, Georgia 12,700 10.5%
2577 Coolidge, Arizona 12,698 49.1%
2578 Portland, Tennessee 12,697 46.9%
2579 Frederick, Colorado 12,687 351.9%
2580 Davidson, North Carolina 12,684 74.7%
2581 West Monroe, Louisiana 12,657 -4.2%
2582 Conneaut, Ohio 12,642 1.3%
2583 Richmond Hill, Georgia 12,632 81.8%
2584 Tehachapi, California 12,630 13.3%
2585 Bedford, Ohio 12,627 -10.9%
2586 Chatham, Illinois 12,624 45.4%
2587 Lakeland, Tennessee 12,618 74.5%
2588 Jacksonville, Alabama 12,612 49.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Tennessee

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1643 Farragut 22,729 27.7%
1710 Shelbyville 21,532 31.7%
1733 East Ridge 21,118 2.8%
1881 Tullahoma 19,229 6.4%
2076 Goodlettsville 16,867 22.4%
2081 Springfield 16,838 16.5%
2094 Sevierville 16,716 35.8%
2119 Dyersburg 16,473 -5.7%
2228 Dickson 15,509 20.1%
2284 Greeneville 14,888 -3.2%
2418 Elizabethton 13,743 -2.2%
2429 Soddy-Daisy 13,693 18.6%
2433 McMinnville 13,662 5.9%
2442 Athens 13,615 2.3%
2578 Portland 12,697 46.9%
2587 Lakeland 12,618 74.5%
2710 Lewisburg 11,857 11.8%
2729 Red Bank 11,754 -4.7%
2740 Arlington 11,696 344.2%
2747 Collegedale 11,659 73.8%
2758 White House 11,608 54.9%
2782 Crossville 11,449 24.7%
2856 Millington 11,033 -0.8%
2894 Lawrenceburg 10,772 0.0%
2924 Manchester 10,642 24.2%
2944 Martin 10,543 0.0%
2969 Union City 10,420 -4.3%
3019 Alcoa 10,228 27.3%
3043 Clinton 10,103 6.7%
3045 Paris 10,094 3.5%
3051 Hartsville/Trousdale County 10,083 37.9%
3149 Brownsville 9,592 -10.9%
3220 Atoka 9,201 143.9%
3221 Lenoir City 9,199 33.2%
3316 Covington 8,821 3.5%
3333 Fairview 8,763 43.1%
3389 Signal Mountain 8,560 15.0%
3406 Winchester 8,502 15.5%
3456 Jefferson City 8,346 5.7%
3518 Nolensville 8,169 192.7%
3539 Humboldt 8,144 -13.9%
3567 Ripley 8,029 2.7%
3606 Oakland 7,909 417.2%
3685 Pulaski 7,676 -4.0%
3688 Lexington 7,667 3.1%
3689 Milan 7,667 -2.8%
3789 Dayton 7,354 12.7%
3909 Fayetteville 6,993 -0.4%
3914 Savannah 6,970 -0.7%
3948 Millersville 6,854 25.2%
3954 Greenbrier 6,842 36.4%
3966 La Follette 6,807 -14.6%
3973 Newport 6,790 -7.2%
4016 Church Hill 6,674 12.0%
4121 Lynchburg, Moore County 6,384 10.7%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 12,697 2,578
2016 12,522 2,587
2015 12,323 2,607
2014 12,218 2,614
2013 11,993 2,644
2012 11,840 2,640
2011 11,689 2,654
2010 11,480 2,670
2009 11,391 2,657
2008 11,166 2,684
2007 10,969 2,712
2006 10,667 2,747
2005 10,265 2,816
2004 10,032 2,823
2003 9,748 2,854
2002 9,428 2,907
2001 9,096 2,967
2000 8,642 3,061
1990 5,731 3,705