Latest Data (2018)
Population 8,894
Nationwide Rank 3311

Quick Facts

Sheffield, Alabama is the 3,311th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Sheffield, Alabama is a city.

Sheffield, Alabama is currently 14.8% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Sheffield, Alabama's growth is extremely below average. 85% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Sheffield, Alabama Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
3301 South Amboy, New Jersey 8,921 12.6%
3302 Alma, Michigan 8,920 -4.0%
3303 Delta, Colorado 8,920 13.7%
3304 Poteau, Oklahoma 8,914 11.3%
3305 Ivins, Utah 8,913 91.7%
3306 Aliquippa, Pennsylvania 8,908 -23.4%
3307 Cambridge, Minnesota 8,904 57.9%
3308 Waseca, Minnesota 8,904 -7.6%
3309 Berkeley, Missouri 8,897 -11.4%
3310 Pineville, North Carolina 8,897 47.0%
3311 Sheffield, Alabama 8,894 -7.6%
3312 Toppenish, Washington 8,894 -1.1%
3313 Olmsted Falls, Ohio 8,889 10.5%
3314 Tremonton, Utah 8,882 56.7%
3315 Sellersburg, Indiana 8,881 44.8%
3316 Cloverdale, California 8,878 28.3%
3317 Oak Grove, Minnesota 8,877 27.8%
3318 Glencoe, Illinois 8,869 1.4%
3319 Newark, New York 8,855 -8.5%
3320 Laurens, South Carolina 8,846 -8.8%
3321 McFarland, Wisconsin 8,840 36.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Alabama

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
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%
2936 Fairfield 10,622 -13.6%
3063 Pleasant Grove 10,101 0.8%
3124 Pike Road 9,803 213.1%
3155 Boaz 9,656 24.5%
3156 Russellville 9,650 7.6%
3158 Clay 9,646 10.9%
3166 Rainbow City 9,565 12.9%
3203 Atmore 9,354 -9.0%
3221 Bay Minette 9,291 18.2%
3229 Fultondale 9,231 39.6%
3235 Valley 9,200 -3.4%
3282 Spanish Fort 8,985 63.1%
3311 Sheffield 8,894 -7.6%
3325 Southside 8,819 24.8%
3350 Clanton 8,756 9.5%
3356 Andalusia 8,735 -1.1%
3424 Guntersville 8,482 10.2%
3445 Tuskegee 8,413 -30.2%
3447 Tuscumbia 8,407 5.3%
3475 Arab 8,321 12.2%
3495 Wetumpka 8,278 42.0%
3741 Greenville 7,553 4.4%
3890 Pinson 7,095 -0.9%
3963 Robertsdale 6,838 79.0%
4004 Demopolis 6,724 -14.3%
4012 Lincoln 6,704 36.9%
4027 Montevallo 6,674 30.1%
4053 Oneonta 6,615 17.9%
4066 Hamilton 6,584 -3.0%
4117 Opp 6,431 -5.9%
4190 Lanett 6,236 -21.2%
4212 Tarrant 6,158 -12.1%
4213 Satsuma 6,157 7.9%
4232 Orange Beach 6,114 55.4%
4290 Roanoke 5,933 -9.6%
4335 Monroeville 5,850 -14.8%
4364 Attalla 5,799 -15.0%
4384 Chickasaw 5,745 -9.2%
4521 Smiths Station 5,427 18.2%
4598 Semmes 5,254
4631 Brewton 5,189 -5.3%
4653 Glencoe 5,136 1.0%
4681 Daleville 5,086 9.5%
4694 Midfield 5,067 -9.7%
4714 Rainsville 5,034 11.3%
4716 Margaret 5,026 352.3%
4813 Childersburg 4,880 -3.5%
4872 Brent 4,772 54.1%
4890 Jackson 4,742 -12.1%
4907 Headland 4,714 26.4%
4976 Piedmont 4,589 -9.5%
4977 Columbiana 4,588 36.9%
4981 Tallassee 4,581 -7.2%
5044 Winfield 4,477 -1.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 8,894 3,311
2017 8,930 3,282
2016 9,025 3,246
2015 9,108 3,221
2014 9,144 3,200
2013 9,107 3,195
2012 9,018 3,207
2011 8,988 3,202
2010 9,039 3,173
2009 9,031 3,140
2008 9,094 3,108
2007 9,151 3,079
2006 9,156 3,051
2005 9,164 3,028
2004 9,217 3,001
2003 9,266 2,965
2002 9,380 2,922
2001 9,498 2,863
2000 9,635 2,831
1990 10,442 2,378