Latest Data (2017)
Population 600
Nationwide Rank 12558

Quick Facts

Bancroft, West Virginia is the 12,558th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Bancroft, West Virginia is a town.

Bancroft, West Virginia is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Bancroft had its largest population ever.

Bancroft, West Virginia is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 100% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
12548 Hopkinton, Iowa 601 -11.7%
12549 Howard, Kansas 601 -24.6%
12550 Ireton, Iowa 601 2.9%
12551 Jasper, Minnesota 601 1.0%
12552 Laurel Hill, Florida 601 9.2%
12553 Natchez, Louisiana 601 3.6%
12554 Winfall, North Carolina 601 7.5%
12555 Winona, Texas 601 2.9%
12556 Worthington, Pennsylvania 601 -22.3%
12557 Yatesville, Pennsylvania 601 -7.1%
12558 Bancroft, West Virginia 600 63.0%
12559 Burlington, Indiana 600 31.0%
12560 Cherry Valley, Arkansas 600 -14.6%
12561 Forkland, Alabama 600 -4.4%
12562 Kevil, Kentucky 600 4.3%
12563 Newton, Georgia 600 -29.1%
12564 Oxford, Wisconsin 600 11.7%
12565 Babbie, Alabama 599 -4.3%
12566 Evansville, Minnesota 599 5.0%
12567 Murchison, Texas 599 1.0%
12568 Pineville, West Virginia 599 -16.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In West Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
9703 Belle 1,162 -7.4%
9737 Alderson 1,155 5.9%
9774 Clendenin 1,142 1.6%
9796 Chapmanville 1,137 -5.5%
9841 Monongah 1,124 14.2%
10017 Hamlin 1,072 -4.1%
10102 New Cumberland 1,050 -4.2%
10116 Pennsboro 1,045 -12.6%
10168 Bolivar 1,031 -1.6%
10330 Marlinton 994 -18.2%
10355 Sutton 988 -2.1%
10359 Poca 987 -2.6%
10553 Mason 944 -11.7%
10577 Cedar Grove 940 9.3%
10630 Carpendale 928 -2.0%
10669 Athens 921 -22.9%
10690 Rupert 919 -2.0%
10700 Rivesville 917 1.4%
10748 East Bank 904 -2.7%
10810 Bethany 888 -9.7%
10859 Belmont 876 -15.2%
10876 Gassaway 873 -3.0%
10888 Cameron 871 -27.7%
10951 Glasgow 860 10.1%
11017 Lumberport 848 -9.5%
11112 West Union 833 3.3%
11140 Elizabeth 827 -16.8%
11141 Gary 827 -9.0%
11224 Piedmont 813 -19.1%
11349 North Hills 793 -9.5%
11493 Middlebourne 766 -11.9%
11538 Triadelphia 759 -6.8%
11567 Smithers 754 -16.3%
11589 Anmoore 749 9.5%
11674 West Hamlin 736 6.0%
11806 War 715 -11.6%
11921 Mill Creek 696 5.2%
11961 Addison (Webster Springs) 688 -14.8%
12049 Beverly 675 4.1%
12065 Fort Gay 673 -17.9%
12130 Man 664 -13.4%
12163 White Hall 660 10.0%
12198 Franklin 652 -26.0%
12248 Davis 644 3.7%
12306 Peterstown 636 27.7%
12341 Ridgeley 630 -16.6%
12344 Danville 629 10.3%
12484 West Milford 609 -6.3%
12535 Bath (Berkeley Springs) 602 -18.5%
12547 Grant Town 601 -8.2%
12558 Bancroft 600 63.0%
12568 Pineville 599 -16.3%
12575 Reedsville 598 15.6%
12596 Hartford City 595 13.1%
12717 Rowlesburg 577 -5.7%
12729 Pratt 575 2.8%
12766 Gauley Bridge 570 -22.6%
12881 Thomas 556 -7.7%
12933 Union 550 0.5%
12960 Masontown 544 -15.6%
13063 Grantsville 531 -5.8%
13206 Delbarton 514 1.7%
13293 Pine Grove 504 -11.4%
13362 Clearview 497 -15.4%
13418 Paw Paw 491 -6.2%
13420 Burnsville 490 1.8%
13440 Junior 487 8.4%
13491 Beech Bottom 482 -21.7%
13492 Cowen 482 -5.6%
13576 Lost Creek 474 1.2%
13748 Clay 456 -22.8%
13800 Whitesville 451 -13.1%
13878 Matewan 442 -10.7%
14204 Fairview 408 -7.9%
14255 Gilbert 403 -2.6%
14359 Jane Lew 392 -2.9%
14376 Windsor Heights 390 -9.0%
14563 West Logan 372 -10.5%
14567 Capon Bridge 371 72.5%
14590 Farmington 369 -4.4%
14627 Kermit 364 43.3%
14706 Valley Grove 357 -16.7%
14710 Davy 356 -9.6%
14711 Ellenboro 356 -4.3%
14715 Northfork 356 -30.8%
14757 Meadow Bridge 352 10.0%
14824 Bramwell 346 -18.7%
15054 Handley 325 -9.9%
15082 Lester 323 0.6%
15125 Newburg 319 -11.1%
15177 Hedgesville 314 36.5%
15206 Flemington 312 8.7%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 600 12,558
2016 598 12,559
2015 592 12,610
2014 595 12,600
2013 589 12,642
2012 593 12,621
2011 590 12,654
2010 587 12,675
2009 375 14,557
2008 377 14,540
2007 376 14,542
2006 374 14,564
2005 372 14,597
2004 371 14,619
2003 369 14,642
2002 367 14,670
2001 364 14,715
2000 368 14,704
1990 381 14,241