Latest Data (2018)
Population 44,678
Nationwide Rank 863

Quick Facts

Blacksburg, Virginia is the 863rd largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Blacksburg, Virginia is a town.

Blacksburg, Virginia is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Blacksburg had its largest population ever.

Blacksburg, Virginia's growth is about average. 45% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Blacksburg, Virginia Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
853 Winter Garden, Florida 45,266 191.1%
854 Morgan Hill, California 45,135 32.1%
855 Attleboro, Massachusetts 45,117 7.5%
856 Rockwall, Texas 45,112 139.5%
857 Cleveland, Tennessee 44,974 19.9%
858 Herriman, Utah 44,877 1282.5%
859 Cutler Bay, Florida 44,867 48.0%
860 Strongsville, Ohio 44,853 2.1%
861 Farmington, New Mexico 44,788 16.4%
862 Binghamton, New York 44,785 -5.2%
863 Blacksburg, Virginia 44,678 12.1%
864 Danville, California 44,650 6.9%
865 Sayreville, New Jersey 44,556 9.9%
866 Lombard, Illinois 44,523 4.4%
867 Hackensack, New Jersey 44,522 3.9%
868 Barnstable Town, Massachusetts 44,460 -7.4%
869 Sierra Vista, Arizona 44,420 17.4%
870 Riverton, Utah 44,419 75.5%
871 North Lauderdale, Florida 44,391 15.0%
872 Cleveland Heights, Ohio 44,373 -12.4%
873 Haltom City, Texas 44,339 13.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
419 Lynchburg 82,126 25.8%
718 Harrisonburg 54,033 33.6%
722 Leesburg 53,917 87.7%
812 Charlottesville 48,117 19.9%
863 Blacksburg 44,678 12.1%
923 Manassas 41,641 19.3%
950 Danville 40,693 -15.6%
1219 Petersburg 31,567 -5.9%
1307 Fredericksburg 29,144 50.5%
1344 Winchester 28,108 18.6%
1473 Salem 25,643 3.3%
1518 Staunton 24,922 4.5%
1549 Fairfax 24,574 13.5%
1554 Herndon 24,545 12.8%
1657 Waynesboro 22,628 15.4%
1658 Hopewell 22,596 1.3%
1667 Christiansburg 22,505 32.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 44,678 863
2017 44,563 856
2016 45,038 838
2015 44,215 848
2014 43,985 842
2013 43,609 841
2012 42,627 859
2011 42,719 849
2010 42,620 838
2009 42,881 818
2008 41,957 838
2007 41,529 826
2006 41,116 822
2005 40,622 823
2004 40,303 820
2003 40,443 814
2002 40,129 816
2001 40,347 802
2000 39,848 808
1990 34,922 786