Latest Data (2016)
Population 40,723
Nationwide Rank 925

Quick Facts

Sumter, South Carolina is the 925th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Sumter, South Carolina is a city.

Sumter, South Carolina is currently 5.7% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Sumter, South Carolina's growth is extremely below average. 84% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Sumter, South Carolina Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
915 Beverly, Massachusetts 41,365 3.8%
916 Coppell, Texas 41,360 13.0%
917 Buffalo Grove, Illinois 41,346 -4.4%
918 Shelton, Connecticut 41,334 8.2%
919 Hutchinson, Kansas 41,310 -1.2%
920 Huntsville, Texas 41,208 17.2%
921 Bartlett, Illinois 41,178 11.8%
922 La Quinta, California 40,956 66.5%
923 Campbell, California 40,939 5.1%
924 Covington, Kentucky 40,797 -5.0%
925 Sumter, South Carolina 40,723 0.1%
926 Bremerton, Washington 40,675 9.2%
927 Puyallup, Washington 40,640 17.7%
928 Oakley, California 40,622 57.1%
929 Shakopee, Minnesota 40,610 92.6%
930 Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania 40,569 -5.6%
931 Hickory, North Carolina 40,567 7.6%
932 Quincy, Illinois 40,531 -0.3%
933 Hilton Head Island, South Carolina 40,500 19.2%
934 Hagerstown, Maryland 40,452 9.9%
935 Fitchburg, Massachusetts 40,414 3.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In South Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
480 Rock Hill 72,937 43.6%
528 Greenville 67,453 18.9%
766 Summerville 49,323 74.4%
899 Goose Creek 42,039 33.1%
925 Sumter 40,723 0.1%
933 Hilton Head Island 40,500 19.2%
992 Florence 38,317 21.5%
1008 Spartanburg 37,876 -5.6%
1179 Myrtle Beach 32,240 33.3%
1221 Aiken 30,937 18.2%
1289 Greer 29,000 62.1%
1354 Anderson 27,544 5.9%
1481 Mauldin 25,188 60.9%
1585 Hanahan 23,439 80.3%
1593 Greenwood 23,320 4.1%
1614 North Augusta 22,932 29.2%
1629 Conway 22,761 78.5%
1713 Simpsonville 21,314 43.6%
1733 Lexington 20,988 96.7%
1734 Easley 20,953 15.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 40,723 925
2015 40,816 919
2014 40,929 908
2013 41,190 888
2012 40,836 887
2011 40,530 892
2010 40,524 886
2009 38,412 918
2008 38,401 907
2007 38,654 890
2006 38,882 877
2005 39,352 851
2004 39,843 829
2003 39,902 826
2002 40,182 813
2001 40,104 810
2000 40,643 784
1990 43,181 619