Ranking

As of the U.S. Census on April 1, 2000, Bartlett, with a population of 40,543, was the 12th largest city in Tennessee (2nd in Shelby County, after Memphis).

The ranking is as follows (with Shelby County cities in Blue):

Rank

City

Population

1

Memphis

650,100

2

Nashville-Davidson

569,891

3

Knoxville

173,890

4

Chattanooga

155,554

5

Clarksville

103,455

6

Murfreesboro

68,816

7

Jackson

59,643

8

Johnson City

55,469

9

Kingsport

44,905

10

Franklin

41,842

11

Hendersonville

40,620

12

Bartlett

40,543

13

Germantown

37,348

14

Cleveland

37,192

15

Columbia

33,055

16

Collierville

31,872

Millington

10,433

Lakeland

6,862

Arlington

2,569