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West Virginia Cities by Population

The data is from the US Census. Below are 401 West Virginia cities ranked 1 through 357 (there are some ties). You can copy and paste this list directly into your favorite spreadsheet program. Don't you just adore lovely numbers listed nicely in columns & rows? We do!

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Rank City Population
1 Charleston 48,006
2 Huntington 46,667
3 Morgantown 30,712
4 Parkersburg 30,021
5 Wheeling 27,062
6 Weirton 18,670
7 Fairmont 18,458
8 Martinsburg 17,475
9 Beckley 16,452
10 Clarksburg 15,553
11 Teays Valley 13,866
12 South Charleston 12,475
13 Vienna 10,348
14 St. Albans 10,270
15 Bluefield 9,889
16 Cross Lanes 9,274
17 Cheat Lake 9,251
18 Bridgeport 8,556
19 Moundsville 8,486
20 Oak Hill 8,336
21 Dunbar 7,333
22 Elkins 7,072
23 Pea Ridge 6,632
24 Hurricane 6,482
25 Brookhaven 6,043
26 Nitro 5,997
27 Charles Town 5,943
28 Princeton 5,831
29 Buckhannon 5,486
30 New Martinsville 5,162
31 Ranson 5,123
32 Grafton 5,061
33 Keyser 5,050
34 Barboursville 4,268
35 Sissonville 4,239
36 Westover 4,196
37 Point Pleasant 4,146
38 Weston 3,946
39 Lewisburg 3,886
40 Ravenswood 3,716
41 Shannondale 3,459
42 Summersville 3,368
43 TIE Shady Spring and Philippi 3,366
44 Culloden 3,362
45 TIE Inwood and Blennerhassett 3,330
46 Moorefield 3,280
47 Ripley 3,183
48 Pleasant Valley 3,157
49 Paden City 3,089
50 Kingwood 3,056
51 White Sulphur Springs 3,036
52 Kenova 3,027
53 Welch 2,966
54 Williamstown 2,915
55 Fayetteville 2,806
56 Williamson 2,803
57 Madison 2,788
58 TIE Hinton and Winfield 2,785
59 Follansbee 2,768
60 Pinch 2,746
61 Granville 2,735
62 Wellsburg 2,595
63 Bluewell 2,593
64 Milton 2,586
65 Hooverson Heights 2,581
66 Crab Orchard 2,579
67 Petersburg 2,574
68 Bethlehem 2,461
69 Craigsville 2,375
70 Chester 2,275
71 Shinnston 2,265
72 Star City 2,160
73 Richwood 2,127
74 Harrisville 2,111
75 Belington 2,108
76 Romney 2,107
77 Mineralwells 2,082
78 Spencer 2,079
79 Ronceverte 2,055
80 St. Marys 1,990
81 Stonewood 1,978
82 Chesapeake 1,915
83 Daniels 1,869
84 Logan 1,852
85 Prosperity 1,815
86 Alum Creek 1,805
87 McMechen 1,744
88 Bradley 1,741
89 Glenville 1,738
90 Terra Alta 1,736
91 Coal City 1,725
92 Salem 1,714
93 MacArthur 1,680
94 TIE Mannington and Elkview 1,673
95 West Liberty 1,655
96 New Haven 1,644
97 Boaz 1,638
98 Marmet 1,625
99 TIE Parsons and Montgomery 1,592
100 Nutter Fort 1,570
101 Fairlea 1,567
102 Hamlin 1,554
103 Shepherdstown 1,553
104 Glen Dale 1,548
105 Rand 1,497
106 Mabscott 1,477
107 Mullens 1,435
108 Cassville 1,430
109 Mount Gay-Shamrock 1,413
110 Falling Waters 1,399
111 Benwood 1,390
112 Eleanor 1,380
113 Fort Ashby 1,369
114 Ansted 1,362
115 Lavalette 1,356
116 Beaver 1,314
117 Barrackville 1,291
118 TIE Newell and Sistersville 1,284
119 Marlinton 1,266
120 Rainelle 1,250
121 Bolivar 1,234
122 Brush Fork 1,214
123 Wayne 1,207
124 Gilbert Creek 1,193
125 Oceana 1,192
126 Tornado 1,187
127 Monongah 1,184
128 Buffalo 1,176
129 Belle 1,163
130 Coal Fork 1,157
131 Chapmanville 1,154
132 Athens 1,149
133 Washington 1,139
134 Alderson 1,135
135 Ceredo 1,128
136 Lubeck 1,126
137 Sophia 1,109
138 Smithers 1,104
139 Clendenin 1,101
140 Sutton 1,099
141 Despard 1,098
142 New Cumberland 1,079
143 Piney View 1,077
144 Pennsboro 1,076
145 Poca 1,052
146 TIE Bethany and Mallory 1,022
147 Enterprise 1,010
148 TIE Rupert and Rivesville 998
149 Chelyan 994
150 TIE Mount Hope and Accoville 980
151 Gassaway 977
152 Man 943
153 North Hills 938
154 Stanaford 901
155 TIE East Bank and Fort Gay 891
156 Triadelphia 889
157 Belmont 888
158 Danville 870
159 Gauley Bridge 858
160 Wiley Ford 852
161 Bruno 844
162 Mason 831
163 Lumberport 816
164 Hilltop 808
165 Addison (Webster Springs) 806
166 Shrewsbury 802
167 Bath (Berkeley Springs) 792
168 TIE Piedmont and Lesage 778
169 Glasgow 768
170 Powellton 763
171 War 760
172 Scarbro 758
173 Boomer 755
174 Carpendale 748
175 Beverly 746
176 Gallipolis Ferry 723
177 Elizabeth 719
178 East Dailey 712
179 Clay 706
180 TIE Holden and Peterstown 693
181 TIE White Hall and Mill Creek 689
182 Cedar Grove 679
183 Pineville 676
184 Davis 674
185 Paw Paw 672
186 Chattaroy 668
187 TIE West Hamlin and Bolt 664
188 TIE Anmoore and Hartford City 660
189 Ridgeley 657
190 Middlebourne 656
191 Justice 654
192 West Union 647
193 Jefferson 630
194 Gary 628
195 Waverly 623
196 Franklin 622
197 TIE Idamay and McConnell 616
198 Hometown 606
199 Beech Bottom 605
200 West Milford 599
201 Shenandoah Junction 590
202 Mitchell Heights 573
203 Cowen 564
204 Thomas 548
205 Clearview 545
206 Burnsville 542
207 Delbarton 537
208 Ghent 536
209 Switzer 529
210 Grant Town 527
211 Masontown 520
212 Amherstdale 519
213 Hepzibah 518
214 Valley Bend 497
215 Grantsville 495
216 Lost Creek 481
217 Omar 478
218 Matewan 477
219 Great Cacapon 465
220 Bancroft 464
221 TIE Capon Bridge and Big Chimney 463
222 Robinette 462
223 Cameron 458
224 Lester 454
225 Carolina 451
226 Reedsville 450
227 Montcalm 448
228 Kopperston 446
229 Farmington 445
230 Greenview 444
231 Lashmeet 443
232 Nettie 438
233 Rowlesburg 434
234 TIE Union and Jane Lew 428
235 West Logan 427
236 TIE Meadow Bridge and Chauncey 422
237 Raysal 417
238 Middleway 410
239 Harts 398
240 Glen Fork 396
241 Mount Carbon 389
242 TIE Pine Grove and Charlton Heights 385
243 Berwind 384
244 Valley Grove 382
245 Pratt 380
246 Whitesville 377
247 Fairview 374
248 Bud 367
249 Verdunville 366
250 New Richmond 365
251 Gilbert 364
252 Windsor Heights 363
253 Red Jacket 362
254 TIE Racine and Junior 361
255 Glen White 360
256 Henderson 345
257 Wallace 339
258 Monaville 337
259 Reader 336
260 Newburg 334
261 TIE Cairo, Albright, and Flemington 333
262 Spelter 325
263 Wardensville 320
264 TIE Hico and Northfork 318
265 TIE Kermit, Hendricks, and Rossmore 315
266 Deep Water 313
267 Bramwell 312
268 Tunnelton 301
269 Womelsdorf (Coalton) 297
270 Prichard 294
271 Davy 293
272 Rachel 289
273 Dixie 280
274 Hundred 278
275 Matheny 276
276 Iaeger 264
277 Flatwoods 261
278 Itmann 258
279 Durbin 255
280 Hedgesville 251
281 Sylvester 240
282 Huttonsville 237
283 Harpers Ferry 233
284 Springfield 232
285 Kistler 230
286 Matoaka 221
287 Leon 219
288 TIE Ellenboro and Bayard 217
289 Bradshaw 212
290 TIE Falls View and Aurora 206
291 Stollings 205
292 Sand Fork 198
293 Glen Jean 197
294 Worthington 194
295 Handley 189
296 Elk Garden 185
297 TIE Green Bank and Camden-on-Gauley 182
298 Valley Head 181
299 Smithfield 179
300 Van 178
301 Falling Spring 177
302 Beards Fork 173
303 TIE Brenton and Hambleton 169
304 Salt Rock 166
305 St. George 161
306 Green Spring 160
307 TIE Fenwick and Montrose 158
308 Page 157
309 TIE Pentress and Pullman 156
310 Comfort 154
311 Arbovale 152
312 Hillsboro 148
313 Brandywine 142
314 Anawalt 140
315 TIE Big Sandy and Pax 139
316 TIE Huntersville, Birch River, and Brandonville 136
317 TIE Wolf Summit and Pageton 135
318 Crumpler 133
319 Friendly 132
320 Kimball 129
321 Kimberly 127
322 Gypsy 126
323 TIE Corinne and Burlington 123
324 Bartow 118
325 Glen Ferris 117
326 Littleton 116
327 Quinwood 114
328 TIE Blacksville and Neibert 113
329 TIE Galloway, Roderfield, Reedy, and Rhodell 111
330 Auburn 110
331 Tioga 107
332 Century 106
333 Harman 103
334 TIE Maybeury and Keystone 99
335 Frank 98
336 Kincaid 95
337 Parcoal 94
338 Prince 93
339 Henlawson 90
340 Bruceton Mills 88
341 Helvetia 85
342 Big Creek 84
343 Jacksonburg 64
344 Vivian 62
345 Oakvale 61
346 Apple Grove 60
347 Bergoo 54
348 Belva 53
349 Cucumber 52
350 TIE Crum and Twilight 48
351 Sarah Ann 47
352 Whitmer 44
353 Cass 42
354 Dailey 34
355 Covel 30
356 TIE Pickens and Helen 14
357 Thurmond 6

The table above displays the most recent population estimates data for all cities where data are available from the following datasets:

  • United States Census Bureau. Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2019. U.S. Census Bureau, Population Division. Web. May 2020. http://www.census.gov/.
  • United States Census Bureau. B01001 SEX BY AGE, 2019 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates. U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey Office. Web. 10 December 2020. http://www.census.gov/.

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