Latest Data (2016)
Population 101,735
Nationwide Rank 300

Quick Facts

South Bend, Indiana is the 300th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

South Bend, Indiana is a city.

South Bend, Indiana is currently 23.2% smaller than it was in 1960, the year of its peak recorded population.

South Bend, Indiana's growth is extremely below average. 97% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

South Bend, Indiana Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
290 Burbank, California 104,447 3.9%
291 Greeley, Colorado 103,990 32.6%
292 San Mateo, California 103,959 12.1%
293 El Cajon, California 103,768 9.1%
294 Jurupa Valley, California 103,541
295 Rialto, California 103,314 11.3%
296 Davenport, Iowa 102,612 4.4%
297 League City, Texas 102,010 122.3%
298 Davie, Florida 101,871 23.9%
299 Las Cruces, New Mexico 101,759 38.2%
300 South Bend, Indiana 101,735 -6.1%
301 Vista, California 101,659 13.0%
302 Renton, Washington 100,953 96.0%
303 San Angelo, Texas 100,702 13.8%
304 Roanoke, Virginia 99,660 5.1%
305 Kenosha, Wisconsin 99,631 9.2%
306 Tuscaloosa, Alabama 99,543 26.5%
307 Allen, Texas 99,179 119.9%
308 Erie, Pennsylvania 98,593 -4.8%
309 Sparks, Nevada 98,345 46.9%
310 Vacaville, California 98,303 9.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In Indiana

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
232 Evansville 119,477 -1.4%
300 South Bend 101,735 -6.1%
353 Carmel 91,065 70.0%
355 Fishers 90,127 130.8%
391 Bloomington 84,465 18.8%
444 Hammond 77,134 -6.8%
451 Gary 76,424 -25.4%
490 Lafayette 71,782 16.8%
510 Muncie 69,010 -2.5%
604 Terre Haute 60,852 2.2%
614 Noblesville 60,183 100.2%
650 Kokomo 57,799 23.2%
664 Greenwood 56,545 53.9%
680 Anderson 55,130 -7.5%
730 Elkhart 52,221 -0.7%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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