Latest Data (2018)
Population 3,251
Nationwide Rank 5977

Quick Facts

Welsh, Louisiana is the 5,977th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Welsh, Louisiana is a town.

Welsh, Louisiana is currently 3.8% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Welsh, Louisiana's growth is below average. 72% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
5967 Garnett, Kansas 3,262 -3.0%
5968 Berwyn Heights, Maryland 3,261 10.2%
5969 West Point, Virginia 3,261 13.6%
5970 Blissfield, Michigan 3,259 0.8%
5971 Nesquehoning, Pennsylvania 3,259 -0.8%
5972 Gray, Georgia 3,258 58.3%
5973 Franklin, Michigan 3,255 11.0%
5974 Louisiana, Missouri 3,253 -15.4%
5975 Marion, Alabama 3,252 -6.8%
5976 Muldrow, Oklahoma 3,251 4.6%
5977 Welsh, Louisiana 3,251 -3.8%
5978 Montrose, Minnesota 3,250 159.5%
5979 Holton, Kansas 3,248 -2.9%
5980 Brodhead, Wisconsin 3,246 2.1%
5981 Russell, Kentucky 3,245 -10.7%
5982 Blairsville, Pennsylvania 3,243 -9.7%
5983 Haskell, Texas 3,242 5.3%
5984 Lakeland, Georgia 3,241 18.5%
5985 Myerstown, Pennsylvania 3,241 2.3%
5986 Spencer, North Carolina 3,241 -3.4%
5987 Pomona, New York 3,239 17.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In Louisiana

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
4177 Walker 6,276 29.5%
4302 St. Martinville 5,903 -15.7%
4339 Patterson 5,839 14.0%
4398 Leesville 5,713 -15.1%
4506 Addis 5,462 83.1%
4531 Marksville 5,405 -3.6%
4610 Jeanerette 5,232 -13.4%
4644 Grambling 5,168 6.3%
4747 Port Allen 4,968 -5.6%
4787 Westlake 4,911 5.1%
4841 Springhill 4,842 -10.7%
4898 Mansfield 4,726 -14.8%
4963 Winnsboro 4,607 -13.5%
4997 New Roads 4,553 -8.2%
5009 Jonesboro 4,533 16.1%
5040 Kaplan 4,480 -14.0%
5046 Berwick 4,471 1.6%
5053 Amite City 4,465 8.6%
5065 Church Point 4,443 -6.3%
5127 Winnfield 4,362 -23.5%
5395 Ball 3,978 7.2%
5435 Bunkie 3,939 -15.2%
5449 Vidalia 3,916 -13.5%
5557 Franklinton 3,770 3.3%
5570 Farmerville 3,747 -1.2%
5585 Jackson 3,725 -9.7%
5720 Lake Providence 3,547 -30.0%
5737 Vivian 3,531 -12.3%
5749 Rayville 3,514 -16.8%
5856 Haughton 3,382 14.6%
5858 Richwood 3,378 59.7%
5862 Jena 3,373 13.0%
5893 Gramercy 3,336 9.4%
5925 Vinton 3,303 -0.8%
5977 Welsh 3,251 -3.8%
5997 Iowa 3,231 21.4%
5998 Lutcher 3,229 -13.1%
6003 Ferriday 3,227 -13.0%
6063 Mamou 3,163 -11.0%
6084 Greenwood 3,151 28.4%
6122 Blanchard 3,119 41.3%
6162 DeQuincy 3,076 -9.2%
6305 Sunset 2,920 24.1%
6366 Homer 2,856 -24.1%
6410 Delhi 2,818 -11.5%
6448 Lake Arthur 2,774 -7.5%
6524 Arcadia 2,724 -10.0%
6526 Sterlington 2,724 113.6%
6530 Brusly 2,722 35.1%
6534 Many 2,720 -5.9%
6675 Pearl River 2,606 38.1%
6700 Abita Springs 2,584 31.3%
6873 Lockport 2,452 -6.4%
6919 Kentwood 2,419 9.8%
6948 Kinder 2,397 -1.7%
6967 Stonewall 2,386 39.9%
7139 New Llano 2,267 -5.9%
7178 Baldwin 2,244 -18.0%
7354 Port Barre 2,120 -9.6%
7438 Simmesport 2,088 -6.7%
7441 Benton 2,087 -4.7%
7465 Haynesville 2,078 -21.7%
7491 Erath 2,065 -5.7%
7529 Jean Lafitte 2,040 -4.9%
7548 Jonesville 2,031 -17.4%
7638 Golden Meadow 1,984 -9.3%
7693 Livingston 1,955 45.1%
7755 Zwolle 1,924 7.9%
7782 Cottonport 1,910 -17.3%
7795 Independence 1,902 10.2%
7872 Delcambre 1,864 -15.0%
8008 Basile 1,801 -25.6%
8038 Coushatta 1,790 -21.7%
8069 Henderson 1,774 15.8%
8088 Duson 1,766 4.1%
8165 Oberlin 1,729 -6.5%
8168 White Castle 1,729 -11.2%
8312 Sorrento 1,667 35.1%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 3,251 5,977
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