Latest Data (2017)
Population 2,888
Nationwide Rank 6336

Quick Facts

Chincoteague, Virginia is the 6,336th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Chincoteague, Virginia is a town.

Chincoteague, Virginia is currently 33.2% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Chincoteague, Virginia's growth is extremely below average. 98% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
6326 Colfax, Washington 2,900 1.5%
6327 Galena, Kansas 2,900 -11.5%
6328 Youngwood, Pennsylvania 2,897 -12.1%
6329 Ava, Missouri 2,896 -4.5%
6330 Indialantic, Florida 2,894 -1.5%
6331 Jacksonville, Oregon 2,894 28.3%
6332 Watkinsville, Georgia 2,892 37.2%
6333 Milaca, Minnesota 2,890 12.2%
6334 Shady Shores, Texas 2,890 93.9%
6335 Yadkinville, North Carolina 2,889 1.5%
6336 Chincoteague, Virginia 2,888 -33.2%
6337 Eufaula, Oklahoma 2,888 8.6%
6338 Pioneer Village, Kentucky 2,888 13.9%
6339 Lula, Georgia 2,886 92.5%
6340 Heyworth, Illinois 2,885 16.9%
6341 Shenandoah, Texas 2,885 89.3%
6342 Gladwin, Michigan 2,884 -4.5%
6343 Mount Morris, Michigan 2,883 -9.8%
6344 Southern Shores, North Carolina 2,883 29.9%
6345 Arcola, Illinois 2,882 1.3%
6346 Delphi, Indiana 2,882 -4.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4402 Marion 5,659 -10.7%
4454 Covington 5,531 -12.1%
4551 Richlands 5,325 -8.5%
4575 Emporia 5,282 -6.7%
4587 Big Stone Gap 5,263 -8.5%
4600 Dumfries 5,230 5.9%
4608 Woodstock 5,212 29.7%
4736 Orange 4,978 20.5%
4836 Luray 4,817 -1.0%
4853 Rocky Mount 4,764 5.1%
4883 Bluefield 4,714 -11.6%
5094 South Hill 4,377 -3.8%
5125 Berryville 4,338 44.5%
5197 Tazewell 4,240 -4.6%
5415 Norton 3,936 1.4%
5454 Broadway 3,880 73.4%
5680 Colonial Beach 3,579 11.2%
5697 Clifton Forge 3,565 -16.6%
5804 Altavista 3,422 0.0%
5832 Blackstone 3,396 -8.4%
5909 West Point 3,312 15.4%
6007 Lebanon 3,214 -2.3%
6225 Wise 2,998 -8.5%
6336 Chincoteague 2,888 -33.2%
6374 Elkton 2,844 7.9%
6427 Grottoes 2,795 28.6%
6534 Windsor 2,716 19.0%
6610 Pearisburg 2,661 -2.7%
6618 Hillsville 2,654 -6.4%
6623 Dublin 2,649 17.7%
6627 Timberville 2,645 31.2%
6899 Tappahannock 2,421 13.3%
7040 Shenandoah 2,323 -0.4%
7181 New Market 2,237 28.8%
7185 Chase City 2,234 -8.7%
7231 Amherst 2,199 -2.1%
7275 Crewe 2,171 -8.7%
7419 Mount Jackson 2,093 10.8%
7492 Lovettsville 2,054 131.3%
7603 Stephens City 1,999 48.4%
7607 Waverly 1,997 -13.2%
7674 Narrows 1,960 -7.5%
7713 Saltville 1,942 -11.8%
7780 Gate City 1,907 -12.8%
7787 Coeburn 1,901 -5.7%
8047 Appomattox 1,778 1.2%
8115 Pennington Gap 1,749 -4.0%
8170 Chilhowie 1,729 -5.3%
8200 Haymarket 1,715 87.8%
8315 Louisa 1,663 18.4%
8332 Stanley 1,655 4.8%
8355 Victoria 1,642 -9.4%
8447 Dayton 1,606 19.0%
8480 Gordonsville 1,591 5.9%
8481 Appalachia 1,590 -13.2%
8734 Warsaw 1,485 8.2%
8796 Rural Retreat 1,462 8.4%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 2,888 6,336
2016 2,919 6,297
2015 2,914 6,284
2014 2,913 6,262
2013 2,929 6,246
2012 2,947 6,218
2011 2,949 6,207
2010 2,941 6,197
2009 4,316 5,009
2008 4,316 4,997
2007 4,302 4,978
2006 4,284 4,963
2005 4,335 4,888
2004 4,337 4,867
2003 4,334 4,844
2002 4,342 4,827
2001 4,332 4,811
2000 4,324 4,800
1990 3,572 5,006