Latest Data (2018)
Population 38,206
Nationwide Rank 1016

Quick Facts

Tupelo, Mississippi is the 1,016th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Tupelo, Mississippi is a city.

Tupelo, Mississippi is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Tupelo had its largest population ever.

Tupelo, Mississippi's growth is about average. 49% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Tupelo, Mississippi Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1006 Wausau, Wisconsin 38,580 -0.1%
1007 Lynnwood, Washington 38,511 13.8%
1008 Mooresville, North Carolina 38,431 97.1%
1009 Pleasant Grove, Utah 38,428 63.5%
1010 Martinez, California 38,402 6.8%
1011 Warren, Ohio 38,382 -20.2%
1012 Reynoldsburg, Ohio 38,278 18.9%
1013 Hobbs, New Mexico 38,277 33.7%
1014 Lake Worth, Florida 38,267 7.3%
1015 Stanton, California 38,234 1.7%
1016 Tupelo, Mississippi 38,206 11.4%
1017 Grants Pass, Oregon 38,191 29.8%
1018 Huber Heights, Ohio 38,174 -0.1%
1019 Olive Branch, Mississippi 38,149 78.8%
1020 Longview, Washington 38,112 9.8%
1021 Dover, Delaware 38,079 18.2%
1022 Rosenberg, Texas 38,061 57.0%
1023 Aventura, Florida 37,988 50.3%
1024 Fort Lee, New Jersey 37,921 6.2%
1025 Atlantic City, New Jersey 37,804 -6.5%
1026 Hanover Park, Illinois 37,747 -1.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In Mississippi

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
502 Gulfport 71,870 0.5%
700 Southaven 54,944 86.2%
846 Biloxi 45,968 -9.3%
847 Hattiesburg 45,951 -0.3%
1016 Tupelo 38,206 11.4%
1019 Olive Branch 38,149 78.8%
1035 Meridian 37,325 -9.6%
1278 Greenville 29,898 -27.7%
1391 Horn Lake 27,127 34.5%
1434 Pearl 26,471 16.3%
1471 Madison 25,676 35.2%
1491 Starkville 25,309 15.0%
1503 Clinton 25,179 0.0%
1555 Oxford 24,528 79.3%
1569 Ridgeland 24,188 18.9%
1571 Brandon 24,156 36.4%
1586 Columbus 23,853 -7.8%
1683 Vicksburg 22,136 -15.9%
1716 Pascagoula 21,685 -17.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 38,206 1,016
2017 38,114 1,010
2016 38,842 983
2015 35,680 1,063
2014 35,688 1,050
2013 35,827 1,034
2012 35,490 1,032
2011 35,127 1,034
2010 34,546 1,038
2009 36,337 976
2008 36,010 976
2007 35,819 977
2006 35,613 967
2005 35,311 959
2004 35,162 954
2003 35,101 945
2002 34,744 945
2001 34,559 942
2000 34,294 938
1990 30,867 905