Latest Data (2017)
Population 5,529
Nationwide Rank 4456

Quick Facts

Buckhannon, West Virginia is the 4,456th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Buckhannon, West Virginia is a city.

Buckhannon, West Virginia is currently 16.4% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Buckhannon, West Virginia's growth is below average. 73% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Buckhannon, West Virginia Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4446 Holdenville, Oklahoma 5,547 -2.4%
4447 Bowling Green, Missouri 5,545 7.4%
4448 Dacono, Colorado 5,545 79.5%
4449 Carrizo Springs, Texas 5,542 -1.4%
4450 Rusk, Texas 5,541 7.5%
4451 Connell, Washington 5,535 84.5%
4452 Bath, New York 5,533 -1.8%
4453 Salamanca, New York 5,532 -9.0%
4454 Covington, Virginia 5,531 -12.1%
4455 Coraopolis, Pennsylvania 5,530 -9.4%
4456 Buckhannon, West Virginia 5,529 -4.3%
4457 Greenville, Pennsylvania 5,529 -12.8%
4458 Wellston, Ohio 5,526 -8.7%
4459 Cameron, Texas 5,523 -2.3%
4460 Monaca, Pennsylvania 5,522 -11.8%
4461 Pana, Illinois 5,522 -7.0%
4462 St. James, North Carolina 5,514 532.3%
4463 Waynesboro, Georgia 5,514 -5.0%
4464 Swartz Creek, Michigan 5,512 7.7%
4465 Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania 5,511 -4.6%
4466 Somerdale, New Jersey 5,508 6.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In West Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2986 Vienna 10,370 -3.8%
3013 St. Albans 10,265 -10.9%
3091 Bluefield 9,869 -13.6%
3374 Bridgeport 8,635 15.6%
3409 Moundsville 8,494 -14.8%
3459 Oak Hill 8,338 10.0%
3795 Dunbar 7,338 -9.7%
3891 Elkins 7,047 0.0%
4060 Nitro 6,561 -4.5%
4065 Hurricane 6,542 18.9%
4278 Charles Town 5,957 93.1%
4340 Princeton 5,822 -8.6%
4456 Buckhannon 5,529 -4.3%
4627 Ranson corporation 5,173 44.2%
4638 New Martinsville 5,138 -13.9%
4680 Grafton 5,077 -7.3%
4681 Keyser 5,077 -5.2%
5216 Barboursville 4,217 29.4%
5236 Westover 4,182 6.3%
5253 Point Pleasant 4,153 -10.2%
5393 Weston 3,971 -7.4%
5433 Lewisburg 3,907 8.1%
5562 Ravenswood 3,738 -7.2%
5842 Philippi 3,380 17.9%
5862 Summersville 3,361 2.1%
5993 Ripley 3,231 -0.9%
6055 Pleasant Valley 3,164 2.2%
6218 Kenova 3,007 -14.5%
6294 Kingwood 2,929 -3.9%
6320 Williamstown 2,906 -2.8%
6419 Madison 2,801 3.2%
6425 Williamson 2,796 -17.3%
6454 Fayetteville 2,772 -0.9%
6465 Follansbee 2,765 -10.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 5,529 4,456
2016 5,612 4,406
2015 5,657 4,386
2014 5,679 4,366
2013 5,683 4,346
2012 5,645 4,343
2011 5,620 4,346
2010 5,639 4,318
2009 5,531 4,321
2008 5,493 4,324
2007 5,501 4,296
2006 5,523 4,261
2005 5,528 4,235
2004 5,699 4,147
2003 5,840 4,065
2002 5,773 4,073
2001 5,803 4,037
2000 5,783 4,028
1990 6,612 3,366