Latest Data (2017)
Population 3,230
Nationwide Rank 5994

Quick Facts

Welsh, Louisiana is the 5,994th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Welsh, Louisiana is a town.

Welsh, Louisiana is currently 4.4% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Welsh, Louisiana's growth is below average. 74% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
5984 Big Lake, Texas 3,239 13.3%
5985 Ravena, New York 3,239 -3.8%
5986 Hartford, South Dakota 3,237 71.5%
5987 Newburgh, Indiana 3,237 3.0%
5988 Winnsboro, South Carolina 3,237 -15.2%
5989 Monmouth Beach, New Jersey 3,236 -10.2%
5990 Frostproof, Florida 3,234 8.9%
5991 Muldrow, Oklahoma 3,234 4.1%
5992 Wellsboro, Pennsylvania 3,233 -2.6%
5993 Ripley, West Virginia 3,231 -0.9%
5994 Welsh, Louisiana 3,230 -4.4%
5995 Netcong, New Jersey 3,229 -0.1%
5996 Grantville, Georgia 3,226 141.4%
5997 Russell, Kentucky 3,226 -11.2%
5998 Galena, Illinois 3,225 -6.8%
5999 Hodgenville, Kentucky 3,225 11.5%
6000 Breckenridge, Minnesota 3,224 -9.1%
6001 Jackson, Minnesota 3,221 -7.8%
6002 El Cenizo, Texas 3,220 -9.2%
6003 Newton, Mississippi 3,219 -12.8%
6004 La Center, Washington 3,218 87.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In Louisiana

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4161 Walker 6,269 29.3%
4225 Leesville 6,077 -9.7%
4253 St. Martinville 6,021 -14.0%
4265 Patterson 5,982 16.8%
4479 Marksville 5,481 -2.2%
4547 Jeanerette 5,332 -11.8%
4595 Grambling 5,239 7.7%
4602 Addis 5,227 75.2%
4705 Port Allen 5,034 -4.4%
4754 Springhill 4,936 -8.9%
4850 Mansfield 4,771 -14.0%
4923 Winnsboro 4,652 -12.6%
4937 New Roads 4,634 -6.5%
4948 Westlake 4,618 -1.1%
4963 Berwick 4,585 4.2%
4992 Kaplan 4,539 -12.9%
4996 Jonesboro 4,531 16.0%
5040 Church Point 4,454 -6.0%
5045 Amite City 4,442 8.1%
5059 Winnfield 4,431 -22.3%
5349 Ball 4,015 8.2%
5358 Bunkie 4,006 -13.8%
5373 Vidalia 3,990 -11.9%
5503 Farmerville 3,820 0.6%
5534 Franklinton 3,781 3.6%
5561 Jackson 3,740 -9.3%
5663 Lake Providence 3,602 -28.9%
5682 Vivian 3,578 -11.1%
5689 Rayville 3,574 -15.4%
5795 Haughton 3,432 16.2%
5817 Gramercy 3,409 11.8%
5818 Richwood 3,409 61.1%
5841 Jena 3,382 13.3%
5873 Vinton 3,351 0.6%
5921 Lutcher 3,300 -11.2%
5937 Ferriday 3,287 -11.4%
5942 Iowa 3,279 23.2%
5994 Welsh 3,230 -4.4%
6024 Greenwood 3,189 30.0%
6034 Mamou 3,179 -10.5%
6082 Blanchard 3,134 42.0%
6109 DeQuincy 3,114 -8.1%
6262 Sunset 2,966 26.1%
6354 Homer 2,874 -23.6%
6363 Delhi 2,863 -10.1%
6426 Arcadia 2,795 -7.7%
6476 Lake Arthur 2,755 -8.1%
6485 Brusly 2,751 36.5%
6516 Many 2,730 -5.6%
6661 Pearl River 2,612 38.4%
6726 Sterlington 2,554 100.3%
6745 Abita Springs 2,540 29.0%
6830 Lockport 2,475 -5.5%
6911 Kinder 2,412 -1.1%
6924 Kentwood 2,404 9.1%
6970 New Llano 2,370 -1.7%
7098 Baldwin 2,291 -16.3%
7151 Stonewall 2,262 32.6%
7349 Port Barre 2,126 -9.4%
7377 Simmesport 2,111 -5.7%
7412 Jonesville 2,095 -14.8%
7424 Haynesville 2,091 -21.2%
7431 Erath 2,087 -4.7%
7435 Benton 2,083 -4.8%
7494 Jean Lafitte 2,053 -4.3%
7600 Golden Meadow 1,999 -8.6%
7724 Cottonport 1,937 -16.1%
7743 Zwolle 1,929 8.1%
7793 Livingston 1,899 40.9%
7812 Independence 1,891 9.6%
7828 Delcambre 1,883 -14.1%
7975 Basile 1,811 -25.2%
7986 Coushatta 1,808 -21.0%
8044 Duson 1,780 4.9%
8067 Henderson 1,771 15.6%
8086 White Castle 1,766 -9.3%
8163 Oberlin 1,733 -6.3%
8354 Sorrento 1,642 33.1%
8364 Bernice 1,638 -9.3%
8394 Rosepine 1,629 4.4%
8397 St. Francisville 1,627 -4.9%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 3,230 5,994
2016 3,232 5,980
2015 3,227 5,971
2014 3,236 5,947
2013 3,211 5,964
2012 3,219 5,950
2011 3,232 5,937
2010 3,226 5,928
2009 3,259 5,785
2008 3,264 5,772
2007 3,263 5,768
2006 3,304 5,690
2005 3,275 5,694
2004 3,284 5,667
2003 3,305 5,635
2002 3,312 5,621
2001 3,341 5,572
2000 3,380 5,522
1990 3,283 5,261