Latest Data (2016)
Population 99,543
Nationwide Rank 306

Quick Facts

Tuscaloosa, Alabama is the 306th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Tuscaloosa, Alabama is a city.

Tuscaloosa, Alabama is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Tuscaloosa had its largest population ever.

Tuscaloosa, Alabama is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 71% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Tuscaloosa, Alabama Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
296 Davenport, Iowa 102,612 4.4%
297 League City, Texas 102,010 122.3%
298 Davie, Florida 101,871 23.9%
299 Las Cruces, New Mexico 101,759 38.2%
300 South Bend, Indiana 101,735 -6.1%
301 Vista, California 101,659 13.0%
302 Renton, Washington 100,953 96.0%
303 San Angelo, Texas 100,702 13.8%
304 Roanoke, Virginia 99,660 5.1%
305 Kenosha, Wisconsin 99,631 9.2%
306 Tuscaloosa, Alabama 99,543 26.5%
307 Allen, Texas 99,179 119.9%
308 Erie, Pennsylvania 98,593 -4.8%
309 Sparks, Nevada 98,345 46.9%
310 Vacaville, California 98,303 9.9%
311 Albany, New York 98,111 3.7%
312 Beaverton, Oregon 97,590 22.1%
313 Compton, California 97,550 4.1%
314 Orem, Utah 97,499 15.4%
315 Flint, Michigan 97,386 -21.9%
316 Federal Way, Washington 96,757 13.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In Alabama

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
124 Huntsville 193,079 20.6%
125 Mobile 192,904 -2.9%
306 Tuscaloosa 99,543 26.5%
389 Hoover 84,978 34.0%
515 Dothan 68,468 17.4%
578 Auburn 63,118 36.1%
681 Decatur 55,072 1.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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