Latest Data (2017)
Population 1,590
Nationwide Rank 8481

Quick Facts

Appalachia, Virginia is the 8,481st largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Appalachia, Virginia is a town.

Appalachia, Virginia is currently 22.9% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Appalachia, Virginia's growth is extremely below average. 87% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
8471 Darien, Wisconsin 1,594 1.2%
8472 Emerson, Georgia 1,594 37.1%
8473 Richland, Pennsylvania 1,594 5.7%
8474 Gearhart, Oregon 1,593 47.5%
8475 Monette, Arkansas 1,593 34.6%
8476 Osgood, Indiana 1,593 -5.4%
8477 Cresson, Pennsylvania 1,592 -2.0%
8478 Hillsboro, North Dakota 1,592 1.9%
8479 Reform, Alabama 1,592 -19.1%
8480 Gordonsville, Virginia 1,591 5.9%
8481 Appalachia, Virginia 1,590 -13.2%
8482 Estancia, New Mexico 1,590 0.3%
8483 River Hills, Wisconsin 1,590 -2.3%
8484 Manson, Iowa 1,589 -15.7%
8485 Brookside Village, Texas 1,588 -10.5%
8486 Teutopolis, Illinois 1,588 1.5%
8487 Hartley, Iowa 1,587 -8.1%
8488 Wagner, South Dakota 1,587 -1.3%
8489 Edmonton, Kentucky 1,585 -1.6%
8490 Newport, Pennsylvania 1,585 5.5%
8491 Pinehurst, Idaho 1,585 -4.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
6225 Wise 2,998 -8.5%
6336 Chincoteague 2,888 -33.2%
6374 Elkton 2,844 7.9%
6427 Grottoes 2,795 28.6%
6534 Windsor 2,716 19.0%
6610 Pearisburg 2,661 -2.7%
6618 Hillsville 2,654 -6.4%
6623 Dublin 2,649 17.7%
6627 Timberville 2,645 31.2%
6899 Tappahannock 2,421 13.3%
7040 Shenandoah 2,323 -0.4%
7181 New Market 2,237 28.8%
7185 Chase City 2,234 -8.7%
7231 Amherst 2,199 -2.1%
7275 Crewe 2,171 -8.7%
7419 Mount Jackson 2,093 10.8%
7492 Lovettsville 2,054 131.3%
7603 Stephens City 1,999 48.4%
7607 Waverly 1,997 -13.2%
7674 Narrows 1,960 -7.5%
7713 Saltville 1,942 -11.8%
7780 Gate City 1,907 -12.8%
7787 Coeburn 1,901 -5.7%
8047 Appomattox 1,778 1.2%
8115 Pennington Gap 1,749 -4.0%
8170 Chilhowie 1,729 -5.3%
8200 Haymarket 1,715 87.8%
8315 Louisa 1,663 18.4%
8332 Stanley 1,655 4.8%
8355 Victoria 1,642 -9.4%
8447 Dayton 1,606 19.0%
8480 Gordonsville 1,591 5.9%
8481 Appalachia 1,590 -13.2%
8734 Warsaw 1,485 8.2%
8796 Rural Retreat 1,462 8.4%
8854 Chatham 1,439 7.7%
8876 Glade Spring 1,429 3.3%
8912 Kilmarnock 1,416 3.2%
8982 Exmore 1,396 -2.2%
9030 Stuart 1,379 -9.8%
9097 Honaker 1,356 -10.0%
9109 Middletown 1,353 31.3%
9170 Clintwood 1,327 -13.9%
9439 Hurt 1,243 -3.2%
9458 Weber City 1,235 -12.7%
9481 Halifax 1,227 -11.4%
9491 Courtland 1,224 -3.4%
9497 Onancock 1,223 -19.6%
9526 Gretna 1,213 -5.8%
9558 Kenbridge 1,206 -9.7%
9630 Clarksville 1,183 -10.6%
9679 Buchanan 1,169 -5.2%
9688 Bowling Green 1,166 24.7%
9898 Glasgow 1,107 5.9%
9906 Brookneal 1,103 -12.3%
9971 Pembroke 1,088 -4.5%
10004 Occoquan 1,076 43.2%
10054 Edinburg 1,063 26.2%
10104 Lawrenceville 1,049 -17.5%
10192 Cedar Bluff 1,025 -4.9%
10251 Cape Charles 1,009 -10.4%
10534 Pound 949 -12.7%
10538 Jonesville 948 -4.4%
10628 Grundy 929 -15.3%
10635 Craigsville 927 -7.1%
10763 Independence 901 -6.9%
10818 St. Paul 887 -12.5%
11005 Middleburg 851 26.4%
11033 Wakefield 846 -18.5%
11188 Parksley 820 -2.0%
11320 Keysville 798 -1.9%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 1,590 8,481
2016 1,654 8,323
2015 1,671 8,271
2014 1,684 8,247
2013 1,727 8,150
2012 1,734 8,115
2011 1,746 8,086
2010 1,754 8,069
2009 1,724 8,040
2008 1,727 8,031
2007 1,733 8,003
2006 1,741 7,976
2005 1,749 7,939
2004 1,758 7,928
2003 1,769 7,897
2002 1,787 7,849
2001 1,806 7,802
2000 1,833 7,739
1990 2,061 6,805