Latest Data (2017)
Population 4,439
Nationwide Rank 5049

Quick Facts

Selmer, Tennessee is the 5,049th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Selmer, Tennessee is a town.

Selmer, Tennessee is currently 11.3% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Selmer, Tennessee's growth is below average. 67% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
5039 Sullivan, Illinois 4,458 2.2%
5040 Church Point, Louisiana 4,454 -6.0%
5041 Wellsville, New York 4,451 -13.6%
5042 Viroqua, Wisconsin 4,448 0.7%
5043 Scottsville, Kentucky 4,447 2.8%
5044 Montoursville, Pennsylvania 4,444 -6.7%
5045 Amite City, Louisiana 4,442 8.1%
5046 Marlow, Oklahoma 4,441 -3.0%
5047 Jenkintown, Pennsylvania 4,440 -0.8%
5048 Ste. Genevieve, Missouri 4,440 -1.7%
5049 Selmer, Tennessee 4,439 -1.8%
5050 Barrow, Alaska 4,438 -2.8%
5051 Black Diamond, Washington 4,436 11.7%
5052 Mount Vernon, Iowa 4,435 16.0%
5053 Oconto, Wisconsin 4,433 -6.3%
5054 Cave Springs, Arkansas 4,432 308.8%
5055 Temple, Georgia 4,432 78.3%
5056 Jessup, Pennsylvania 4,431 -5.6%
5057 Valdese, North Carolina 4,431 -5.7%
5058 Windom, Minnesota 4,431 -1.6%
5059 Winnfield, Louisiana 4,431 -22.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In Tennessee

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
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%
4172 Henderson 6,245 6.2%
4175 Pigeon Forge 6,238 16.2%
4193 Harriman 6,158 -9.0%
4230 Munford 6,069 22.2%
4323 Erwin 5,869 0.4%
4327 Sweetwater 5,862 2.6%
4343 Kingston 5,812 9.4%
4364 Loudon 5,760 24.7%
4401 Thompson's Station 5,662 269.1%
4497 Rockwood 5,434 0.0%
4510 Jonesborough 5,397 24.3%
4526 McKenzie 5,375 1.2%
4534 Mount Carmel 5,355 11.0%
4607 Lafayette 5,215 31.8%
4679 Dunlap 5,077 12.2%
4721 Bolivar 5,002 -14.1%
4753 Sparta 4,939 7.1%
4761 Forest Hills 4,929 4.1%
4801 Mount Pleasant 4,878 8.6%
4865 Smithville 4,750 18.8%
4872 Madisonville 4,730 18.0%
4934 Ashland City 4,635 25.8%
4960 Oak Hill 4,587 1.8%
5002 Whiteville 4,518 -1.5%
5004 Coopertown 4,516 48.6%
5049 Selmer 4,439 -1.8%
5077 Pleasant View 4,409 49.1%
5095 Algood 4,376 47.7%
5133 Tiptonville 4,325 0.8%
5141 Harrogate 4,310 5.9%
5164 Rogersville 4,283 0.9%
5218 Medina 4,215 327.0%
5246 Gatlinburg 4,163 20.8%
5267 Louisville 4,142 100.9%
5301 Waverly 4,090 0.8%
5313 Trenton 4,073 -13.4%
5347 Livingston 4,023 14.7%
5495 Huntingdon 3,830 -12.4%
5598 Oneida 3,683 -3.9%
5601 Hohenwald 3,680 -4.4%
5694 Unicoi 3,571 -0.3%
5701 Centerville 3,563 -6.8%
5736 Camden 3,511 -7.4%
5757 White Bluff 3,487 61.8%
5773 Etowah 3,463 -5.7%
5885 Newbern 3,332 11.2%
5902 Jasper 3,316 3.4%
5970 Oliver Springs 3,255 -1.6%
6016 Somerville 3,200 20.2%
6108 Bean Station 3,114 10.3%
6190 South Pittsburg 3,039 -7.3%
6270 Dandridge 2,958 39.7%
6300 Dresden 2,924 -4.8%
6309 Belle Meade 2,914 -1.0%
6322 Brighton 2,903 65.1%
6357 Monterey 2,869 3.9%
6429 Woodbury 2,793 14.5%
6456 Kingston Springs 2,771 -0.5%
6523 New Tazewell 2,724 -5.1%
6564 Tusculum 2,691 32.8%
6581 Clifton 2,678 -0.6%
6826 Bells 2,478 6.8%
6919 Mountain City 2,409 -3.4%
6953 Decherd 2,382 6.1%
6995 Maynardville 2,353 31.7%
7017 Waynesboro 2,337 5.0%
7029 Alamo 2,329 -2.9%
7045 Parsons 2,320 -8.8%
7063 Westmoreland 2,310 9.2%
7101 Mosheim 2,289 10.4%
7123 White Pine 2,279 13.1%
7132 Tazewell 2,273 1.4%
7147 Carthage 2,263 0.3%
7203 South Fulton 2,220 -11.6%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 4,439 5,049
2016 4,465 5,023
2015 4,488 4,996
2014 4,513 4,977
2013 4,502 4,975
2012 4,507 4,952
2011 4,492 4,953
2010 4,396 5,003
2009 4,694 4,753
2008 4,665 4,757
2007 4,621 4,747
2006 4,602 4,735
2005 4,550 4,749
2004 4,509 4,754
2003 4,497 4,744
2002 4,481 4,738
2001 4,487 4,720
2000 4,524 4,688
1990 5,005 4,073