Latest Data (2016)
Population 46,912
Nationwide Rank 818

Quick Facts

Charlottesville, Virginia is the 818th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Charlottesville, Virginia is a city.

Charlottesville, Virginia is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Charlottesville had its largest population ever.

Charlottesville, Virginia is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 63% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Charlottesville, Virginia Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
808 San Jacinto, California 47,413 98.3%
809 Euclid, Ohio 47,360 -9.9%
810 Apex, North Carolina 47,349 122.9%
811 East Providence, Rhode Island 47,337 -2.9%
812 Salina, Kansas 47,336 3.3%
813 Draper, Utah 47,328 85.4%
814 Jeffersonville, Indiana 47,124 57.3%
815 Bentonville, Arkansas 47,093 131.8%
816 Lincoln, California 47,030 300.4%
817 Hattiesburg, Mississippi 46,926 1.7%
818 Charlottesville, Virginia 46,912 16.9%
819 Maricopa, Arizona 46,903 2583.2%
820 Columbus, Indiana 46,850 19.1%
821 Mentor, Ohio 46,732 -7.1%
822 Mansfield, Ohio 46,678 -9.7%
823 Keller, Texas 46,646 66.6%
824 Middletown, Connecticut 46,544 1.8%
825 Elmhurst, Illinois 46,387 7.6%
826 Beavercreek, Ohio 46,376 20.7%
827 Everett, Massachusetts 46,340 21.0%
828 Littleton, Colorado 46,333 14.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
359 Suffolk 89,273 39.0%
424 Lynchburg 80,212 22.8%
715 Harrisonburg 53,078 31.2%
721 Leesburg 52,607 83.1%
818 Charlottesville 46,912 16.9%
838 Blacksburg 45,038 13.0%
904 Danville 41,898 -13.1%
911 Manassas 41,483 18.9%
1186 Petersburg 31,882 -5.0%
1326 Fredericksburg 28,297 46.1%
1356 Winchester 27,516 16.1%
1461 Salem 25,549 3.0%
1535 Herndon 24,393 12.1%
1539 Staunton 24,363 2.1%
1548 Fairfax 24,164 11.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 46,912 818
2015 46,597 817
2014 45,593 820
2013 44,349 831
2012 43,956 827
2011 43,401 830
2010 43,475 825
2009 42,218 840
2008 41,618 844
2007 41,263 835
2006 41,039 826
2005 40,827 819
2004 40,745 809
2003 40,730 803
2002 41,171 794
2001 40,750 792
2000 40,117 799
1990 40,470 669