Latest Data (2018)
Population 40,693
Nationwide Rank 950

Quick Facts

Danville, Virginia is the 950th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Danville, Virginia is a city.

Danville, Virginia is currently 23.3% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Danville, Virginia's growth is extremely below average. 99% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Danville, Virginia Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
940 Shelton, Connecticut 41,097 7.5%
941 Greenacres, Florida 41,084 43.9%
942 Schertz, Texas 41,057 95.0%
943 Cedar Falls, Iowa 41,048 13.3%
944 Maplewood, Minnesota 41,004 15.8%
945 Bartlett, Illinois 40,931 11.1%
946 Hickory, North Carolina 40,925 8.5%
947 Fitchburg, Massachusetts 40,882 4.7%
948 Buffalo Grove, Illinois 40,853 -5.5%
949 Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania 40,806 -5.0%
950 Danville, Virginia 40,693 -15.6%
951 Hutchinson, Kansas 40,623 -2.8%
952 Gallatin, Tennessee 40,457 71.7%
953 Florence, Alabama 40,428 11.2%
954 Bullhead City, Arizona 40,421 19.0%
955 Lancaster, Ohio 40,414 13.8%
956 Woburn, Massachusetts 40,397 7.9%
957 Westerville, Ohio 40,387 13.8%
958 Covington, Kentucky 40,366 -6.0%
959 Holyoke, Massachusetts 40,358 1.1%
960 San Gabriel, California 40,335 1.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
718 Harrisonburg 54,033 33.6%
722 Leesburg 53,917 87.7%
812 Charlottesville 48,117 19.9%
863 Blacksburg 44,678 12.1%
923 Manassas 41,641 19.3%
950 Danville 40,693 -15.6%
1219 Petersburg 31,567 -5.9%
1307 Fredericksburg 29,144 50.5%
1344 Winchester 28,108 18.6%
1473 Salem 25,643 3.3%
1518 Staunton 24,922 4.5%
1549 Fairfax 24,574 13.5%
1554 Herndon 24,545 12.8%
1657 Waynesboro 22,628 15.4%
1658 Hopewell 22,596 1.3%
1667 Christiansburg 22,505 32.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 40,693 950
2017 41,130 928
2016 41,898 904
2015 42,082 890
2014 42,444 872
2013 42,907 859
2012 42,996 849
2011 42,783 848
2010 43,055 829
2009 44,400 796
2008 44,595 782
2007 44,959 773
2006 45,254 761
2005 45,684 746
2004 46,284 728
2003 46,939 702
2002 47,280 687
2001 47,671 671
2000 48,256 648
1990 53,056 481