Cities in Shelby County, Alabama by Population (2024)

There are 35 cities in Shelby County, Alabama.

Note: As defined by the US Census Bureau, a city's official boundaries often extend miles beyond the city itself and may even cross county lines. As such, several thousand US cities officially exist in two or more counties (and therefore appear on multiple counties' lists of cities.)

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City
Rank
State
2024 Population
2020 Census
Annual Change
Density (mi²)
Area (mi²)
Birmingham1Alabama193,491200,329-0.88%1,316147.07
Hoover2Alabama92,15692,714-0.15%1,86749.35
Vestavia Hills3Alabama37,47339,111-1.08%1,87120.03
Alabaster4Alabama34,36133,3850.71%1,30926.25
Homewood5Alabama28,33527,3930.84%3,4308.26
Pelham6Alabama25,26724,2431.02%65238.74
Bessemer7Alabama24,55125,977-1.43%60640.53
Helena8Alabama22,68021,0441.84%1,02722.09
Mountain Brook9Alabama21,40522,505-1.27%1,66712.84
Calera10Alabama19,12216,6143.39%78024.53
Chelsea11Alabama17,19815,1883.01%52133
McCalla12Alabama16,94112,0777.73%50233.77
Pell City13Alabama14,28512,9912.32%57125
Moody14Alabama13,94613,2281.31%56924.53
Irondale15Alabama13,23913,493-0.47%76517.32
Leeds16Alabama12,36412,3280.07%54222.81
Meadowbrook17Alabama9,00810,110-1.8%2,0684.36
Brook Highland18Alabama8,4717,5452.82%3,0732.76
Montevallo19Alabama8,0477,2272.61%62712.84
Highland Lakes20Alabama5,2835,973-3.15%1,4083.75
Columbiana21Alabama4,9354,5132.2%28117.54
Eagle Point22Alabama2,7472,7450.04%1,2432.21
Indian Springs Village23Alabama2,4832,491-0.08%6403.88
Vincent24Alabama2,0291,9870.55%9920.58
Wilsonville25Alabama1,9291,8570.94%18110.63
Westover26Alabama1,8851,7891.29%9519.83
Harpersville27Alabama1,8771,6253.47%8821.29
Vandiver28Alabama1,4189149.75%7020.31
Dunnavant29Alabama1,1181,150-0.71%5819.26
Shoal Creek30Alabama1,1111,231-2.63%2205.04
Shelby31Alabama703987-6.39%3718.76
Pea Ridge32Alabama668946-9.36%4315.64
Sterrett33Alabama657914-5.47%2922.92
Brantleyville34Alabama622810-7.03%2832.20
Wilton35Alabama5945900.17%6210.96
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Note: City markers shown outside the county boundary mean that a part of the city extends into this county, but is primarily located in an adjacent county.

What is the largest city in Shelby County, Alabama?

Birmingham is the largest city in Shelby County.

What is the smallest city in Shelby County, Alabama?

Wilton is the smallest city in Shelby County.

How many cities are in Shelby County?

There are 35 cities in Shelby County, Alabama.

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