Latest Data (2017)
Population 12,264
Nationwide Rank 2644

Quick Facts

Sylacauga, Alabama is the 2,644th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Sylacauga, Alabama is a city.

Sylacauga, Alabama is currently 5.7% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Sylacauga, Alabama's growth is extremely below average. 83% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Sylacauga, Alabama Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2634 Minden, Louisiana 12,319 -7.2%
2635 Mandeville, Louisiana 12,318 16.3%
2636 Smithfield, North Carolina 12,309 11.5%
2637 Beatrice, Nebraska 12,295 -2.0%
2638 Fernandina Beach, Florida 12,292 14.7%
2639 South Miami, Florida 12,281 14.8%
2640 Palmer Town, Massachusetts 12,279
2641 Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey 12,277 5.3%
2642 Abbeville, Louisiana 12,272 3.0%
2643 Woodward, Oklahoma 12,268 3.9%
2644 Sylacauga, Alabama 12,264 -5.7%
2645 Shepherdsville, Kentucky 12,260 44.0%
2646 Irmo, South Carolina 12,250 8.7%
2647 West Plains, Missouri 12,248 12.0%
2648 Waconia, Minnesota 12,232 75.4%
2649 Escanaba, Michigan 12,223 -6.8%
2650 Holly Hill, Florida 12,218 0.0%
2651 Haverstraw, New York 12,216 20.8%
2652 Port Lavaca, Texas 12,212 2.0%
2653 Gladstone, Oregon 12,207 6.5%
2654 Blue Ash, Ohio 12,199 -2.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Alabama

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1596 Pelham 23,493 60.5%
1690 Trussville 21,827 52.6%
1694 Anniston 21,770 -10.2%
1700 Prichard 21,732 -23.8%
1718 Albertville 21,392 22.7%
1727 Oxford 21,180 11.1%
1751 Fairhope 20,935 64.3%
1795 Mountain Brook 20,381 -1.9%
1894 Helena 19,072 76.0%
1899 Troy 19,037 35.6%
1955 Selma 18,370 -10.0%
1961 Foley 18,288 109.5%
2135 Center Point 16,313 2.5%
2232 Hueytown 15,460 -5.1%
2235 Talladega 15,426 -10.9%
2239 Cullman 15,385 7.3%
2247 Millbrook 15,318 35.8%
2312 Alexander City 14,595 -4.6%
2314 Saraland 14,576 18.5%
2324 Scottsboro 14,484 -2.1%
2333 Ozark 14,428 -4.3%
2335 Hartselle 14,373 16.7%
2364 Fort Payne 14,071 8.5%
2373 Muscle Shoals 14,022 14.6%
2382 Calera 13,979 292.7%
2394 Gardendale 13,906 17.4%
2431 Pell City 13,676 41.1%
2441 Jasper 13,618 -4.0%
2520 Chelsea 13,011 233.0%
2529 Moody 12,956 57.9%
2588 Jacksonville 12,612 49.1%
2609 Irondale 12,468 27.4%
2644 Sylacauga 12,264 -5.7%
2679 Eufaula 12,044 -13.7%
2682 Leeds 12,031 14.6%
2718 Gulf Shores 11,809 105.6%
2913 Fairfield 10,683 -13.1%
3042 Pleasant Grove 10,104 0.9%
3083 Atmore 9,890 -3.7%
3126 Russellville 9,697 8.2%
3137 Boaz 9,652 24.4%
3148 Clay 9,599 10.4%
3153 Rainbow City 9,555 12.8%
3195 Pike Road 9,322 197.8%
3209 Valley 9,259 -2.8%
3222 Fultondale 9,190 38.9%
3227 Bay Minette 9,169 16.6%
3282 Sheffield 8,930 -7.3%
3324 Andalusia 8,787 -0.5%
3336 Clanton 8,756 9.5%
3346 Southside 8,731 23.6%
3372 Spanish Fort 8,644 56.9%
3396 Tuskegee 8,544 -29.2%
3426 Guntersville 8,429 9.5%
3436 Tuscumbia 8,398 5.2%
3482 Arab 8,284 11.7%
3533 Wetumpka 8,148 39.7%
3700 Greenville 7,632 5.5%
3733 Pinson 7,532 5.1%
3949 Demopolis 6,851 -12.6%
4019 Lincoln 6,664 36.1%
4024 Hamilton 6,646 -2.1%
4027 Oneonta 6,638 18.3%
4028 Montevallo 6,636 29.4%
4098 Opp 6,468 -5.3%
4159 Lanett 6,271 -20.7%
4183 Tarrant 6,201 -11.5%
4196 Satsuma 6,154 7.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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