Latest Data (2018)
Population 617
Nationwide Rank 12424

Quick Facts

Shishmaref, Alaska is the 12,424th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Shishmaref, Alaska is a city.

Shishmaref, Alaska is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Shishmaref had its largest population ever.

Shishmaref, Alaska is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 81% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
12414 Huntington, Arkansas 618 -10.5%
12415 Lidgerwood, North Dakota 618 -20.5%
12416 New Berlin, Texas 618 20.7%
12417 Patterson Springs, North Carolina 618 0.0%
12418 Richfield, North Carolina 618 19.7%
12419 Sea Ranch Lakes, Florida 618 -15.9%
12420 Fort Cobb, Oklahoma 617 -7.2%
12421 Hayden Lake, Idaho 617 20.7%
12422 New London, North Carolina 617 -5.5%
12423 Queen City, Missouri 617 -3.1%
12424 Shishmaref, Alaska 617 10.1%
12425 Suttons Bay, Michigan 617 3.1%
12426 Crescent, Iowa 616 18.6%
12427 Lowry City, Missouri 616 -15.5%
12428 Shelby, Iowa 616 -11.3%
12429 Zanesville, Indiana 616 1.9%
12430 Cushing, Texas 615 -3.4%
12431 Cygnet, Ohio 615 9.2%
12432 Johnson City, Oregon 615 -3.3%
12433 Provencal, Louisiana 615 -12.7%
12434 Scottsville, Virginia 615 10.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Alaska

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
9484 Hooper Bay 1,225 20.4%
9797 Sand Point 1,140 20.2%
10014 Chevak 1,075 40.3%
10043 King Cove 1,065 35.1%
10088 Akutan 1,052 47.7%
10627 Delta Junction 931 10.8%
10878 Mountain Village 876 15.8%
10965 Togiak 857 5.9%
11039 Selawik 845 9.3%
11154 Emmonak 825 7.4%
11217 Klawock 815 -4.3%
11371 Hoonah 788 -7.8%
11453 Alakanuk 773 18.3%
11550 Kwethluk 756 5.8%
11792 Point Hope 716 -5.1%
11860 Savoonga 705 9.9%
11880 Quinhagak 701 26.0%
11882 Gambell 700 8.1%
11906 Unalakleet 697 -6.4%
11995 Noorvik 683 7.5%
12102 Toksook Bay 667 25.1%
12300 Kotlik 637 7.6%
12371 Pilot Station 624 13.2%
12424 Shishmaref 617 10.1%
12629 Wainwright 590 8.4%
12751 Stebbins 571 4.7%
12783 St. Mary's 567 13.1%
12816 Kake 563 -20.5%
12960 Aniak 545 -4.8%
12969 Fort Yukon 543 -8.4%
13013 Scammon Bay 538 15.4%
13107 Nunapitchuk 526 12.6%
13160 New Stuyahok 519 10.1%
13371 St. Paul 496 -5.1%
13415 Kachemak 490 13.9%
13488 Thorne Bay 483 -12.9%
13619 Galena 469 -30.3%
13632 Chefornak 467 18.2%
13710 Marshall 461 31.7%
13722 Angoon 459 -19.0%
13816 Manokotak 448 12.2%
13832 Gustavus 446 4.6%
14005 Nuiqsut 428 -0.6%
14020 Buckland 426 4.6%
14132 St. Michael 415 13.0%
14165 Napaskiak 412 5.3%
14272 Brevig Mission 401 45.8%
14339 Akiak 394 27.5%
14349 Hydaburg 393 3.1%
14425 Saxman 384 -3.7%
14485 Kivalina 379 0.2%
14558 Koyuk 371 25.3%
14575 Napakiak 370 4.8%
14636 Nenana 363 -9.4%
14842 Anaktuvuk Pass 344 22.4%
14876 Russian Mission 342 15.1%
14883 Elim 341 9.2%
14911 Kiana 339 -12.8%
14927 Anderson 337 -8.1%
15015 Adak 329 5.7%
15086 McGrath 322 -19.5%
15174 Nightmute 314 50.9%
15192 Eek 312 11.4%
15210 Lower Kalskag 311 16.4%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 617 12,424
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