Population of Cities in Alabama (2019)

0
Over 1 Million
5
100,000 to 1 Million
56
10,000 to 100,000

Alabama has a total population among its cities that surpass 5 million residents. As Alabama is only the 25th largest state in the United States by population, the state doesn’t have any single city that has a population exceeding one million. The largest city in the state is Birmingham, which has a population of over 200,000. In total, the state has four cities with populations exceeding 100,000: Birmingham, Montgomery, Mobile and Huntsville. A total of 58 cities in Alabama have populations that fall between 10,000 and 100,000.

There is a total of 460 municipalities across the state, broken up into 291 towns and 169 cities. These municipalities are spread across 67 counties. Municipalities are classified as one of eight classes based on population. Just one city is designated as Class 1, and that is Birmingham. Though its current population falls below the 300,000 resident requirement, the requirement was met when incorporated in 1970. In addition to being one of the largest cities in the state, Montgomery is also Alabama’s state capital. The smallest municipality in the state, McMullen has a population of just 10 people. In terms of land area, Huntsville is the largest city in Alabama and is also ranked 4th in terms of population.

Alabama has 0 cities with more than a million people, 5 cities with between 100,000 and 1 million people, and 56 cities with between 10,000 and 100,000 people. The largest city in Alabama is Birmingham , with a population of 210,999 people.

Montgomery

Montgomery was selected as the state's capital in 1846.

197,337

Mobile

Mobile has been named one of the best cities to live in the United Stated by National Geographic.

191,437

Tuscaloosa

Tuscaloosa is called T-Town by its residents, which stands for Title Town because of its winning college sports teams.

103,068

Auburn

This college town is best known for Auburn University, which was the first college in the state to admit female students.

66,535

Name 2019 Population
Birmingham 210,999
Huntsville 199,487
Montgomery197,337
Mobile191,437
Tuscaloosa103,068
Hoover 85,767
Dothan 68,396
Auburn66,535
Decatur 54,226
Madison 50,926
Florence39,944
Phenix City 37,141
Prattville 36,728
Vestavia Hills 36,212
Gadsden35,276
Alabaster33,539
Opelika31,027
Daphne28,994
Enterprise 28,405
Athens26,638
Northport26,062
Bessemer25,878
Homewood25,190
Pelham23,608
Trussville 22,697
Prichard21,894
Albertville21,738
Anniston21,590
Fairhope21,521
Oxford 20,874
Mountain Brook20,356
Helena 19,981
Troy19,107
Foley18,795
Selma17,711
Center Point16,082
Cullman16,009
Millbrook 15,851
Hueytown15,162
Talladega14,767
Alexander City14,716
Scottsboro14,647
Ozark14,463
Hartselle14,417
Calera 14,371
Pell City14,283
Muscle Shoals14,254
Saraland14,137
Fort Payne14,069
Gardendale14,041
Jasper13,802
Moody13,555
Chelsea13,241
Jacksonville12,462
Gulf Shores12,295
Sylacauga12,234
Irondale12,212
Leeds 11,988
Eufaula11,936
Fairfield10,540
Pike Road10,307
Pleasant Grove9,958
Atmore9,923
Russellville9,869
Bay Minette9,816
Boaz 9,815
Rainbow City9,438
Clay9,413
Fultondale9,234
Valley9,182
Spanish Fort9,116
Clanton8,936
Wetumpka8,927
Sheffield8,812
Andalusia8,809
Southside 8,732
Guntersville8,605
Arab 8,472
Tuskegee8,401
Tuscumbia8,347
Greenville7,622
Pinson7,378
Oneonta6,954
Montevallo6,804
Demopolis6,767
Hamilton6,658
Opp6,466
Tarrant6,460
Lincoln6,422
Orange Beach6,374
Robertsdale6,281
Lanett6,264
Satsuma6,247
Monroeville5,937
Roanoke5,918
Chickasaw5,815
Attalla5,793
Columbiana5,535
Smiths Station5,491
Brewton5,372
Glencoe 5,111
Daleville5,047
Midfield5,033
Rainsville5,000
Brent4,943
Margaret4,882
Childersburg4,868
Headland4,789
Semmes4,752
Tallassee 4,741
Jackson4,694
Piedmont 4,561
Winfield 4,429
Springville4,419
Geneva4,337
Argo 4,327
Fayette4,288
Adamsville4,255
Hokes Bluff4,229
Haleyville 4,047
Citronelle3,900
Elba3,896
Odenville3,848
Thomasville3,828
Priceville3,663
Union Springs3,623
Centre3,561
Evergreen3,519
Valley Grande3,483
Hanceville3,450
Heflin3,414
Moulton3,358
Livingston3,334
Marion3,333
Warrior3,189
Kimberly3,189
Red Bay3,128
Dadeville3,086
Weaver3,058
La Fayette2,923
Luverne2,843
Clayton2,832
New Hope2,812
Brighton2,755
Centreville2,738
Eutaw2,728
Loxley2,713
Jemison2,634
Hartford2,617
Indian Springs Village2,595
Abbeville2,564
Lake View 2,484
Bayou La Batre2,480
East Brewton2,397
Moundville 2,391
Sumiton 2,377
Riverside2,370
Taylor 2,360
Ashville2,338
Midland City2,336
Henagar2,333
Good Hope2,318
Bridgeport2,301
Aliceville2,300
Greensboro2,299
Lineville2,297
Uniontown2,289
Guin2,260
York2,253
Trinity2,197
Graysville2,146
Kinsey2,136
Ashford2,131
Vincent 2,118
Thorsby2,088
Lipscomb2,073
Owens Cross Roads2,062
Wilsonville2,014
Creola2,009
Cowarts2,003
Level Plains1,979
Cordova1,972
Ashland1,959
Stevenson1,950
Collinsville 1,945
Morris1,936
Brundidge1,936
Carbon Hill1,931
Florala1,916
Slocomb1,914
Linden1,913
Dora1,904
Camden1,901
Vernon1,890
Samson1,870
Sulligent1,858
Sylvania1,841
Brookwood1,836
Crossville1,832
Sardis City 1,831