Latest Data (2018)
Population 101,860
Nationwide Rank 305

Quick Facts

South Bend, Indiana is the 305th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

South Bend, Indiana is a city.

South Bend, Indiana is currently 23.1% smaller than it was in 1960, the year of its peak recorded population.

South Bend, Indiana's growth is extremely below average. 96% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

South Bend, Indiana Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
295 Green Bay, Wisconsin 104,879 2.0%
296 Wichita Falls, Texas 104,576 0.4%
297 Sparks, Nevada 104,246 55.7%
298 Burbank, California 103,695 3.2%
299 Rialto, California 103,440 11.4%
300 Allen, Texas 103,383 129.2%
301 El Cajon, California 103,241 8.5%
302 Las Cruces, New Mexico 102,926 39.8%
303 Renton, Washington 102,153 98.4%
304 Davenport, Iowa 102,085 3.9%
305 South Bend, Indiana 101,860 -5.9%
306 Vista, California 101,224 12.5%
307 Tuscaloosa, Alabama 101,113 28.4%
308 San Angelo, Texas 100,215 13.3%
309 Kenosha, Wisconsin 100,164 9.8%
310 Vacaville, California 100,154 11.9%
311 Roanoke, Virginia 99,920 5.3%
312 Spokane Valley, Washington 99,703 23.2%
313 Boca Raton, Florida 99,244 19.3%
314 Beaverton, Oregon 98,962 23.8%
315 Edinburg, Texas 98,665 101.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In Indiana

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
241 Evansville 117,963 -2.7%
305 South Bend 101,860 -5.9%
348 Carmel 93,510 74.5%
349 Fishers 93,362 139.1%
399 Bloomington 84,981 19.5%
467 Hammond 75,795 -8.4%
470 Gary 75,282 -26.5%
499 Lafayette 72,168 17.5%
527 Muncie 68,529 -3.2%
595 Noblesville 63,133 110.0%
619 Terre Haute 60,753 2.0%
643 Greenwood 58,778 60.0%
657 Kokomo 57,869 23.4%
697 Anderson 55,037 -7.6%
743 Elkhart 52,367 -0.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 101,860 305
2017 102,245 299
2016 101,735 300
2015 101,516 296
2014 101,190 295
2013 100,886 288
2012 100,800 287
2011 101,054 279
2010 101,168 271
2009 104,215 253
2008 104,536 245
2007 104,357 243
2006 104,633 240
2005 104,815 235
2004 105,245 230
2003 105,717 223
2002 106,524 221
2001 107,150 219
2000 108,359 213
1990 106,055 188
1960 132,445 92
1950 115,911 90
1940 101,268 89
1930 104,193 84
1920 70,983 100
1910 53,684 100