Latest Data (2018)
Population 20,230
Nationwide Rank 1813

Quick Facts

Sulphur, Louisiana is the 1,813th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Sulphur, Louisiana is a city.

Sulphur, Louisiana is currently 1.9% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Sulphur, Louisiana's growth is below average. 73% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Sulphur, Louisiana Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1803 Pleasantville, New Jersey 20,376 7.2%
1804 Mokena, Illinois 20,375 38.2%
1805 American Canyon, California 20,359 105.4%
1806 Libertyville, Illinois 20,359 -2.1%
1807 Elko, Nevada 20,341 19.7%
1808 Portsmouth, Ohio 20,340 -2.5%
1809 Mountain Brook, Alabama 20,306 -2.3%
1810 Tukwila, Washington 20,294 18.2%
1811 Warrensburg, Missouri 20,262 23.4%
1812 Havelock, North Carolina 20,232 -9.9%
1813 Sulphur, Louisiana 20,230 -1.1%
1814 La CaƱada Flintridge, California 20,227
1815 Forest Lake, Minnesota 20,220 39.2%
1816 Nogales, Arizona 20,188 -3.4%
1817 Ozark, Missouri 20,188 96.7%
1818 Charleston, Illinois 20,186 -4.6%
1819 Pittsburg, Kansas 20,178 4.7%
1820 South St. Paul, Minnesota 20,145 -0.1%
1821 Rocky River, Ohio 20,135 -2.6%
1822 Elmwood Park, New Jersey 20,120 6.3%
1823 Yorkville, Illinois 20,119 205.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Louisiana

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1174 Houma 32,864 0.0%
1309 New Iberia 29,099 -10.6%
1319 Central 28,864 8.3%
1360 Slidell 27,711 7.8%
1684 Ruston 22,123 6.5%
1775 Hammond 20,786 17.5%
1813 Sulphur 20,230 -1.1%
2005 Natchitoches 17,831 -1.1%
2015 Gretna 17,730 1.0%
2023 Zachary 17,678 56.1%
2171 Opelousas 16,126 -29.2%
2325 Thibodaux 14,576 1.0%
2358 Pineville 14,290 3.2%
2384 Youngsville 14,077 247.9%
2489 Baker 13,310 -3.4%
2587 Crowley 12,691 -12.1%
2622 West Monroe 12,431 -5.9%
2631 Broussard 12,372 101.1%
2647 Mandeville 12,288 16.0%
2673 Abbeville 12,151 2.0%
2682 Minden 12,100 -8.9%
2748 Bogalusa 11,738 -11.8%
2887 Morgan City 10,918 -13.4%
2906 Gonzales 10,809 31.6%
2919 DeRidder 10,750 10.7%
2976 Covington 10,463 21.5%
3022 Bastrop 10,278 -21.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 20,230 1,813
2017 20,278 1,802
2016 20,272 1,789
2015 20,189 1,782
2014 20,206 1,770
2013 20,155 1,761
2012 20,157 1,745
2011 20,320 1,714
2010 20,410 1,691
2009 19,635 1,734
2008 19,472 1,734
2007 19,505 1,723
2006 19,371 1,711
2005 19,526 1,676
2004 19,656 1,658
2003 19,851 1,637
2002 19,942 1,615
2001 20,173 1,595
2000 20,460 1,561
1990 20,621 1,332