Latest Data (2017)
Population 8,930
Nationwide Rank 3282

Quick Facts

Sheffield, Alabama is the 3,282nd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Sheffield, Alabama is a city.

Sheffield, Alabama is currently 14.5% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Sheffield, Alabama's growth is extremely below average. 88% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Sheffield, Alabama Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
3272 Garden City, Georgia 8,970 -11.3%
3273 Monett, Missouri 8,969 15.7%
3274 New Richmond, Wisconsin 8,966 38.1%
3275 Brigantine, New Jersey 8,963 -28.7%
3276 Fairview, Texas 8,950 227.0%
3277 Florence, Oregon 8,947 22.7%
3278 Waterford, California 8,947 27.8%
3279 Park Ridge, New Jersey 8,944 2.9%
3280 Olney, Illinois 8,942 1.9%
3281 Cresskill, New Jersey 8,935 15.1%
3282 Sheffield, Alabama 8,930 -7.3%
3283 Chatham, New Jersey 8,928 5.6%
3284 Craig, Colorado 8,922 -2.6%
3285 Berkeley, Missouri 8,920 -11.2%
3286 Newark, New York 8,919 -7.8%
3287 Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin 8,919 -5.8%
3288 Olmsted Falls, Ohio 8,912 10.8%
3289 Clinton, Missouri 8,911 -4.5%
3290 Rock Falls, Illinois 8,911 -7.1%
3291 Toppenish, Washington 8,906 -1.0%
3292 Lincoln City, Oregon 8,905 17.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In Alabama

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2135 Center Point 16,313 2.5%
2232 Hueytown 15,460 -5.1%
2235 Talladega 15,426 -10.9%
2239 Cullman 15,385 7.3%
2247 Millbrook 15,318 35.8%
2312 Alexander City 14,595 -4.6%
2314 Saraland 14,576 18.5%
2324 Scottsboro 14,484 -2.1%
2333 Ozark 14,428 -4.3%
2335 Hartselle 14,373 16.7%
2364 Fort Payne 14,071 8.5%
2373 Muscle Shoals 14,022 14.6%
2382 Calera 13,979 292.7%
2394 Gardendale 13,906 17.4%
2431 Pell City 13,676 41.1%
2441 Jasper 13,618 -4.0%
2520 Chelsea 13,011 233.0%
2529 Moody 12,956 57.9%
2588 Jacksonville 12,612 49.1%
2609 Irondale 12,468 27.4%
2644 Sylacauga 12,264 -5.7%
2679 Eufaula 12,044 -13.7%
2682 Leeds 12,031 14.6%
2718 Gulf Shores 11,809 105.6%
2913 Fairfield 10,683 -13.1%
3042 Pleasant Grove 10,104 0.9%
3083 Atmore 9,890 -3.7%
3126 Russellville 9,697 8.2%
3137 Boaz 9,652 24.4%
3148 Clay 9,599 10.4%
3153 Rainbow City 9,555 12.8%
3195 Pike Road 9,322 197.8%
3209 Valley 9,259 -2.8%
3222 Fultondale 9,190 38.9%
3227 Bay Minette 9,169 16.6%
3282 Sheffield 8,930 -7.3%
3324 Andalusia 8,787 -0.5%
3336 Clanton 8,756 9.5%
3346 Southside 8,731 23.6%
3372 Spanish Fort 8,644 56.9%
3396 Tuskegee 8,544 -29.2%
3426 Guntersville 8,429 9.5%
3436 Tuscumbia 8,398 5.2%
3482 Arab 8,284 11.7%
3533 Wetumpka 8,148 39.7%
3700 Greenville 7,632 5.5%
3733 Pinson 7,532 5.1%
3949 Demopolis 6,851 -12.6%
4019 Lincoln 6,664 36.1%
4024 Hamilton 6,646 -2.1%
4027 Oneonta 6,638 18.3%
4028 Montevallo 6,636 29.4%
4098 Opp 6,468 -5.3%
4159 Lanett 6,271 -20.7%
4183 Tarrant 6,201 -11.5%
4196 Satsuma 6,154 7.9%
4217 Robertsdale 6,098 59.6%
4250 Orange Beach 6,029 53.2%
4291 Roanoke 5,934 -9.6%
4293 Monroeville 5,927 -13.6%
4337 Attalla 5,827 -14.6%
4350 Chickasaw 5,794 -8.4%
4505 Smiths Station 5,418 18.0%
4597 Brewton 5,236 -4.4%
4634 Glencoe 5,152 1.3%
4646 Daleville 5,122 10.2%
4673 Midfield 5,092 -9.2%
4702 Rainsville 5,038 11.4%
4759 Semmes 4,934
4778 Childersburg 4,905 -3.0%
4810 Brent 4,864 57.1%
4840 Margaret 4,813 333.2%
4845 Jackson 4,790 -11.2%
4907 Headland 4,683 25.6%
4915 Tallassee 4,671 -5.4%
4927 Columbiana 4,647 38.7%
4946 Piedmont 4,618 -9.0%
5034 Winfield 4,468 -1.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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