Latest Data (2017)
Population 17,830
Nationwide Rank 1999

Quick Facts

Colonial Heights, Virginia is the 1,999th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Colonial Heights, Virginia is a city.

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

Colonial Heights, Virginia's growth is about average. 47% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Colonial Heights, Virginia Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1989 Gretna, Louisiana 17,935 2.2%
1990 Lackawanna, New York 17,934 -5.7%
1991 Marco Island, Florida 17,904 19.7%
1992 Mattoon, Illinois 17,886 -1.8%
1993 Cary, Illinois 17,885 14.6%
1994 Takoma Park, Maryland 17,885 3.1%
1995 Sheridan, Wyoming 17,860 12.3%
1996 Amsterdam, New York 17,844 -2.5%
1997 Safety Harbor, Florida 17,844 2.7%
1998 Terrell, Texas 17,842 29.4%
1999 Colonial Heights, Virginia 17,830 5.4%
2000 White Settlement, Texas 17,828 20.0%
2001 Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin 17,806 -3.7%
2002 Fayetteville, Georgia 17,802 56.2%
2003 Tinton Falls, New Jersey 17,789 6.3%
2004 Durant, Oklahoma 17,764 25.2%
2005 Marion, Illinois 17,762 9.5%
2006 Canby, Oregon 17,759 38.1%
2007 Elizabeth City, North Carolina 17,756 2.9%
2008 Logansport, Indiana 17,755 -9.9%
2009 Sartell, Minnesota 17,752 80.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1201 Petersburg 31,750 -5.4%
1331 Fredericksburg 28,360 46.4%
1344 Winchester 27,932 17.8%
1452 Salem 25,862 4.2%
1534 Herndon 24,532 12.7%
1536 Staunton 24,528 2.8%
1564 Fairfax 24,097 11.3%
1650 Hopewell 22,621 1.4%
1662 Waynesboro 22,327 13.9%
1665 Christiansburg 22,259 30.8%
1953 Culpeper 18,413 89.8%
1999 Colonial Heights 17,830 5.4%
2015 Radford 17,658 11.3%
2085 Bristol 16,790 -3.0%
2103 Manassas Park 16,591 60.5%
2110 Vienna 16,544 13.9%
2254 Front Royal 15,239 11.8%
2273 Williamsburg 15,031 25.3%
2313 Falls Church 14,583 40.3%
2501 Martinsville 13,142 -14.4%
2676 Poquoson 12,053 4.1%
3087 Warrenton 9,875 46.5%
3117 Purcellville 9,771 168.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 17,830 1,999
2016 17,772 1,999
2015 17,820 1,983
2014 17,731 1,978
2013 17,634 1,975
2012 17,479 1,978
2011 17,359 1,978
2010 17,411 1,953
2009 17,823 1,866
2008 17,689 1,861
2007 17,707 1,848
2006 17,802 1,831
2005 17,515 1,833
2004 17,434 1,827
2003 17,166 1,831
2002 17,099 1,827
2001 17,038 1,817
2000 16,906 1,820
1990 16,064 1,667