Latest Data (2017)
Population 1,262
Nationwide Rank 9375

Quick Facts

Buffalo, West Virginia is the 9,375th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Buffalo, West Virginia is a town.

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

Buffalo, West Virginia is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 76% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
9365 Blue Lake, California 1,265 13.9%
9366 Loganville, Pennsylvania 1,265 39.0%
9367 Sundance, Wyoming 1,265 4.4%
9368 Coon Rapids, Iowa 1,264 -2.7%
9369 Munford, Alabama 1,264 -11.6%
9370 Barry, Illinois 1,263 -7.3%
9371 Blowing Rock, North Carolina 1,263 -10.8%
9372 North Charleroi, Pennsylvania 1,263 -10.1%
9373 Smithville, Ohio 1,263 -5.1%
9374 Broadway, North Carolina 1,262 20.3%
9375 Buffalo, West Virginia 1,262 7.4%
9376 Florence, Texas 1,262 25.9%
9377 Fullerton, Nebraska 1,262 -8.7%
9378 Muscoda, Wisconsin 1,262 -12.9%
9379 Farmland, Indiana 1,261 -13.2%
9380 Louisville, Nebraska 1,261 20.4%
9381 Mountain View, Wyoming 1,261 8.5%
9382 Yutan, Nebraska 1,261 3.7%
9383 Country Club Hills, Missouri 1,260 -8.6%
9384 Grant Park, Illinois 1,260 -9.6%
9385 La Crosse, Kansas 1,260 -7.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In West Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
6863 Chester 2,448 -5.4%
6864 Hinton 2,448 -14.4%
6887 Moorefield 2,433 2.0%
6896 Paden City 2,424 -15.0%
6903 White Sulphur Springs 2,420 4.4%
6984 Bethlehem 2,359 -10.7%
6988 Winfield 2,359 23.7%
7340 Shinnston 2,129 -6.9%
7378 Spencer 2,111 -10.5%
7518 Mannington 2,043 -3.5%
7677 Star City 1,958 43.5%
7782 Richwood 1,906 -22.8%
7865 Belington 1,864 4.3%
8000 Shepherdstown 1,802 50.0%
8029 St. Marys 1,787 -12.6%
8057 McMechen 1,775 -7.8%
8142 Harrisville 1,740 -5.4%
8143 Welch 1,740 -34.4%
8151 Romney 1,737 -10.5%
8152 Stonewood 1,737 -4.1%
8198 Ronceverte 1,717 9.7%
8462 Eleanor 1,598 16.8%
8568 Montgomery 1,549 -20.0%
8591 Nutter Fort 1,540 -8.2%
8594 Logan 1,539 -5.0%
8687 Terra Alta 1,501 2.8%
8695 New Haven 1,499 -3.8%
8718 Salem 1,492 -28.7%
8743 Rainelle 1,482 -3.8%
8760 Glenville 1,473 -4.5%
8790 West Liberty 1,463 16.2%
8811 Chesapeake 1,456 -11.1%
8914 Parsons 1,415 -2.9%
8919 Glen Dale 1,413 -8.5%
8928 Marmet 1,410 -16.5%
8937 Wayne 1,408 18.0%
9068 Mullens 1,369 -22.5%
9108 Ansted 1,353 -13.9%
9113 Ceredo 1,352 -20.0%
9212 Mount Hope 1,310 -11.5%
9218 Benwood 1,307 -17.1%
9247 Barrackville 1,299 1.0%
9253 Mabscott 1,298 -7.1%
9299 Sistersville 1,288 -18.7%
9345 Sophia 1,274 -1.6%
9375 Buffalo 1,262 7.4%
9434 Oceana 1,245 -19.3%
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%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 1,262 9,375
2016 1,250 9,401
2015 1,253 9,391
2014 1,255 9,378
2013 1,254 9,378
2012 1,255 9,377
2011 1,248 9,408
2010 1,236 9,427
2009 1,214 9,412
2008 1,215 9,399
2007 1,210 9,408
2006 1,204 9,417
2005 1,196 9,424
2004 1,191 9,433
2003 1,186 9,457
2002 1,177 9,483
2001 1,167 9,516
2000 1,174 9,498
1990 969 9,925