Latest Data (2016)
Population 41,898
Nationwide Rank 904

Quick Facts

Danville, Virginia is the 904th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Danville, Virginia is a city.

Danville, Virginia is currently 21.0% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Danville, Virginia's growth is extremely below average. 97% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Danville, Virginia Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
894 Burlington, Vermont 42,260 6.0%
895 Moline, Illinois 42,250 -3.8%
896 Ormond Beach, Florida 42,162 15.3%
897 Kearny, New Jersey 42,126 4.0%
898 Midland, Michigan 42,096 0.7%
899 Goose Creek, South Carolina 42,039 33.1%
900 Urbana, Illinois 42,014 11.0%
901 State College, Pennsylvania 41,992 9.3%
902 Winter Garden, Florida 41,988 170.0%
903 Belleville, Illinois 41,906 -1.0%
904 Danville, Virginia 41,898 -13.1%
905 Edmonds, Washington 41,840 5.7%
906 Mankato, Minnesota 41,720 28.0%
907 Leominster, Massachusetts 41,663 0.4%
908 Farmington, New Mexico 41,629 8.2%
909 Sherman, Texas 41,567 18.0%
910 Westfield, Massachusetts 41,552 3.6%
911 Manassas, Virginia 41,483 18.9%
912 Findlay, Ohio 41,422 5.6%
913 Woonsocket, Rhode Island 41,406 -4.3%
914 Cedar Falls, Iowa 41,390 14.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
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%
1632 Hopewell 22,735 1.9%
1665 Christiansburg 22,088 29.8%
1678 Waynesboro 21,887 11.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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