Latest Data (2017)
Population 610
Nationwide Rank 12473

Quick Facts

Shishmaref, Alaska is the 12,473rd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Shishmaref, Alaska is a city.

Shishmaref, Alaska is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Shishmaref had its largest population ever.

Shishmaref, Alaska is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 83% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
12463 San Jose, Illinois 611 -11.9%
12464 Zanesville, Indiana 611 1.1%
12465 Florien, Louisiana 610 -12.3%
12466 Fontanelle, Iowa 610 -11.4%
12467 Grand Mound, Iowa 610 -9.7%
12468 Littlefork, Minnesota 610 -9.8%
12469 Marquette, Kansas 610 3.0%
12470 Minto, North Dakota 610 -7.0%
12471 Muir, Michigan 610 -3.9%
12472 Napoleonville, Louisiana 610 -11.7%
12473 Shishmaref, Alaska 610 8.9%
12474 Ursa, Illinois 610 2.5%
12475 Whitesburg, Georgia 610 2.5%
12476 Wibaux, Montana 610 7.2%
12477 Colbert, Georgia 609 18.0%
12478 Hartville, Missouri 609 0.4%
12479 Littleton, North Carolina 609 -11.8%
12480 Matthews, Missouri 609 0.3%
12481 Millington, Maryland 609 38.0%
12482 Thurston, Ohio 609 8.9%
12483 Verona, Missouri 609 -14.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Alaska

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
9550 Hooper Bay 1,208 18.7%
10005 Sand Point 1,076 13.5%
10069 Chevak 1,060 38.3%
10125 Akutan 1,042 46.3%
10230 King Cove 1,014 28.6%
10924 Mountain Village 864 14.2%
11009 Selawik 850 9.9%
11021 Delta Junction 847 0.8%
11032 Togiak 846 4.5%
11165 Emmonak 823 7.1%
11172 Klawock 822 -3.5%
11444 Hoonah 776 -9.2%
11518 Alakanuk 762 16.6%
11592 Kwethluk 749 4.9%
11839 Point Hope 709 -6.0%
11910 Savoonga 698 8.8%
11912 Gambell 697 7.7%
11925 Quinhagak 694 24.8%
11984 Unalakleet 686 -7.9%
11999 Noorvik 683 7.5%
12150 Toksook Bay 661 24.0%
12348 Kotlik 629 6.2%
12401 Pilot Station 620 12.5%
12473 Shishmaref 610 8.9%
12678 Wainwright 584 7.3%
12775 Kake 569 -19.7%
12806 Stebbins 565 3.6%
12863 St. Mary's 559 11.5%
12945 Fort Yukon 547 -7.7%
12988 Aniak 540 -5.7%
13068 Scammon Bay 530 13.7%
13146 Nunapitchuk 521 11.5%
13216 New Stuyahok 513 8.9%
13294 St. Paul 504 -3.6%
13397 Kachemak 493 14.6%
13446 Thorne Bay 487 -12.2%
13597 Galena 472 -29.8%
13670 Chefornak 463 17.2%
13761 Marshall 454 29.7%
13775 Angoon 452 -20.2%
13898 Gustavus 440 3.2%
14044 Buckland 424 4.1%
14058 Nuiqsut 423 -1.8%
14153 Manokotak 413 3.5%
14187 St. Michael 410 11.7%
14207 Napaskiak 408 4.3%
14312 Brevig Mission 397 44.3%
14324 Hydaburg 396 3.9%
14364 Akiak 391 26.5%
14438 Saxman 384 -3.7%
14454 Kivalina 382 1.0%
14606 Koyuk 367 23.9%
14609 Napakiak 367 3.9%
14622 Nenana 365 -8.9%
14885 Anaktuvuk Pass 341 21.3%
14926 Elim 338 8.3%
14936 Russian Mission 338 13.8%
14938 Anderson 337 -8.1%
14994 Adak 331 6.4%
14999 Kiana 331 -14.9%
15071 McGrath 324 -19.0%
15225 Nightmute 311 49.5%
15247 Eek 309 10.3%
15251 Lower Kalskag 309 15.7%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 610 12,473
2016 614 12,448
2015 580 12,693
2014 579 12,705
2013 582 12,693
2012 588 12,661
2011 587 12,677
2010 563 12,840
2009 566 12,813
2008 562 12,852
2007 565 12,820
2006 565 12,824
2005 571 12,773
2004 570 12,802
2003 563 12,866
2002 561 12,884
2001 561 12,884
2000 560 12,902
1990 456 13,488