Latest Data (2018)
Population 12,186
Nationwide Rank 2669

Quick Facts

Sylacauga, Alabama is the 2,669th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Sylacauga, Alabama is a city.

Sylacauga, Alabama is currently 6.3% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Sylacauga, Alabama's growth is extremely below average. 88% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Sylacauga, Alabama Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
2659 South Charleston, West Virginia 12,240 -9.7%
2660 Northlake, Illinois 12,235 3.0%
2661 Canton, Mississippi 12,232 -5.3%
2662 Ringwood, New Jersey 12,226 -1.5%
2663 South Miami, Florida 12,219 14.2%
2664 Somerville, New Jersey 12,202 -1.0%
2665 Cottonwood, Arizona 12,199 29.9%
2666 Freeport, Texas 12,195 -4.0%
2667 Clayton, California 12,192 12.9%
2668 Poquoson, Virginia 12,190 5.2%
2669 Sylacauga, Alabama 12,186 -6.3%
2670 Escanaba, Michigan 12,181 -7.1%
2671 Woodward, Oklahoma 12,162 3.0%
2672 Speedway, Indiana 12,159 -5.3%
2673 Abbeville, Louisiana 12,151 2.0%
2674 Washington, Indiana 12,149 6.7%
2675 Amherst, Ohio 12,148 3.1%
2676 Baraboo, Wisconsin 12,142 12.8%
2677 Minneola, Florida 12,124 115.1%
2678 Lake City, Florida 12,116 16.4%
2679 Lewisburg, Tennessee 12,114 14.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In Alabama

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1598 Pelham 23,744 62.2%
1675 Trussville 22,314 56.0%
1686 Fairhope 22,085 73.3%
1723 Anniston 21,569 -11.0%
1724 Albertville 21,568 23.7%
1729 Prichard 21,531 -24.5%
1751 Oxford 21,161 11.0%
1809 Mountain Brook 20,306 -2.3%
1869 Helena 19,529 80.2%
1903 Troy 19,126 36.2%
1913 Foley 18,928 116.8%
1997 Selma 17,886 -12.4%
2162 Center Point 16,222 1.9%
2201 Cullman 15,858 10.6%
2241 Millbrook 15,463 37.1%
2248 Hueytown 15,380 -5.6%
2257 Talladega 15,291 -11.6%
2320 Saraland 14,649 19.1%
2338 Alexander City 14,467 -5.5%
2341 Hartselle 14,425 17.1%
2343 Scottsboro 14,405 -2.7%
2346 Calera 14,380 304.0%
2352 Ozark 14,303 -5.1%
2363 Muscle Shoals 14,263 16.5%
2390 Gardendale 14,021 18.4%
2396 Fort Payne 13,987 7.9%
2426 Pell City 13,796 42.3%
2461 Chelsea 13,531 246.3%
2468 Jasper 13,500 -4.9%
2531 Moody 13,069 59.3%
2604 Irondale 12,555 28.3%
2606 Jacksonville 12,531 48.1%
2609 Gulf Shores 12,517 117.9%
2669 Sylacauga 12,186 -6.3%
2692 Leeds 12,053 14.8%
2718 Eufaula 11,896 -14.7%
2936 Fairfield 10,622 -13.6%
3063 Pleasant Grove 10,101 0.8%
3124 Pike Road 9,803 213.1%
3155 Boaz 9,656 24.5%
3156 Russellville 9,650 7.6%
3158 Clay 9,646 10.9%
3166 Rainbow City 9,565 12.9%
3203 Atmore 9,354 -9.0%
3221 Bay Minette 9,291 18.2%
3229 Fultondale 9,231 39.6%
3235 Valley 9,200 -3.4%
3282 Spanish Fort 8,985 63.1%
3311 Sheffield 8,894 -7.6%
3325 Southside 8,819 24.8%
3350 Clanton 8,756 9.5%
3356 Andalusia 8,735 -1.1%
3424 Guntersville 8,482 10.2%
3445 Tuskegee 8,413 -30.2%
3447 Tuscumbia 8,407 5.3%
3475 Arab 8,321 12.2%
3495 Wetumpka 8,278 42.0%
3741 Greenville 7,553 4.4%
3890 Pinson 7,095 -0.9%
3963 Robertsdale 6,838 79.0%
4004 Demopolis 6,724 -14.3%
4012 Lincoln 6,704 36.9%
4027 Montevallo 6,674 30.1%
4053 Oneonta 6,615 17.9%
4066 Hamilton 6,584 -3.0%
4117 Opp 6,431 -5.9%
4190 Lanett 6,236 -21.2%
4212 Tarrant 6,158 -12.1%
4213 Satsuma 6,157 7.9%
4232 Orange Beach 6,114 55.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 12,186 2,669
2017 12,264 2,644
2016 12,540 2,583
2015 12,657 2,556
2014 12,703 2,545
2013 12,736 2,532
2012 12,761 2,509
2011 12,689 2,505
2010 12,749 2,480
2009 13,040 2,404
2008 12,937 2,399
2007 12,944 2,383
2006 12,978 2,362
2005 12,952 2,348
2004 12,906 2,331
2003 12,878 2,316
2002 12,950 2,284
2001 12,914 2,270
2000 13,007 2,239
1990 12,108 2,110