Latest Data (2017)
Population 100,287
Nationwide Rank 305

Quick Facts

Tuscaloosa, Alabama is the 305th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Tuscaloosa, Alabama is a city.

Tuscaloosa, Alabama is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Tuscaloosa had its largest population ever.

Tuscaloosa, Alabama is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 70% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Tuscaloosa, Alabama Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
295 Wichita Falls, Texas 104,747 0.6%
296 El Cajon, California 103,894 9.2%
297 Rialto, California 103,562 11.5%
298 Davenport, Iowa 102,320 4.1%
299 South Bend, Indiana 102,245 -5.6%
300 Las Cruces, New Mexico 101,712 38.1%
301 Vista, California 101,568 12.9%
302 Renton, Washington 101,379 96.9%
303 Sparks, Nevada 100,888 50.7%
304 Allen, Texas 100,685 123.3%
305 Tuscaloosa, Alabama 100,287 27.4%
306 San Angelo, Texas 100,119 13.2%
307 Vacaville, California 100,032 11.8%
308 Meridian, Idaho 99,926 172.0%
309 Kenosha, Wisconsin 99,877 9.5%
310 Roanoke, Virginia 99,837 5.3%
311 Albany, New York 98,251 3.9%
312 Boca Raton, Florida 98,150 18.0%
313 Spokane Valley, Washington 97,847 20.9%
314 Orem, Utah 97,839 15.8%
315 Compton, California 97,612 4.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Alabama

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
118 Montgomery 199,518 -1.0%
123 Huntsville 194,585 21.5%
129 Mobile 190,265 -4.2%
305 Tuscaloosa 100,287 27.4%
395 Hoover 84,920 33.9%
530 Dothan 68,202 16.9%
576 Auburn 63,973 38.0%
704 Decatur 54,405 0.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 100,287 305
2016 99,543 306
2015 98,332 308
2014 96,122 312
2013 95,334 313
2012 93,357 319
2011 92,162 321
2010 90,468 323
2009 93,138 305
2008 91,454 308
2007 89,012 320
2006 86,942 324
2005 83,463 340
2004 81,430 350
2003 80,391 351
2002 79,346 357
2001 78,954 357
2000 78,689 353
1990 79,242 279