Latest Data (2017)
Population 2,772
Nationwide Rank 6454

Quick Facts

Fayetteville, West Virginia is the 6,454th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Fayetteville, West Virginia is a town.

Fayetteville, West Virginia is currently 4.1% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Fayetteville, West Virginia's growth is about average. 58% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
6444 Somerset, Wisconsin 2,777 76.7%
6445 Bartlett, Texas 2,776 68.8%
6446 Filer, Idaho 2,776 55.6%
6447 New Cordell, Oklahoma 2,776 -4.1%
6448 Northlake, Texas 2,776 197.8%
6449 Rio Hondo, Texas 2,776 38.9%
6450 Mangum, Oklahoma 2,775 -4.8%
6451 Norton, Kansas 2,775 -7.7%
6452 Tama, Iowa 2,775 1.9%
6453 Burns, Oregon 2,772 -9.7%
6454 Fayetteville, West Virginia 2,772 -0.9%
6455 Hypoluxo, Florida 2,772 32.3%
6456 Kingston Springs, Tennessee 2,771 -0.5%
6457 Luverne, Alabama 2,770 2.8%
6458 Clarion, Iowa 2,769 -6.4%
6459 Snowmass Village, Colorado 2,769 53.2%
6460 Hamilton, Illinois 2,768 -8.4%
6461 Osseo, Minnesota 2,768 13.8%
6462 Fort Branch, Indiana 2,767 5.0%
6463 Hortonville, Wisconsin 2,767 15.8%
6464 Sonora, Texas 2,766 -4.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In West Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4456 Buckhannon 5,529 -4.3%
4627 Ranson corporation 5,173 44.2%
4638 New Martinsville 5,138 -13.9%
4680 Grafton 5,077 -7.3%
4681 Keyser 5,077 -5.2%
5216 Barboursville 4,217 29.4%
5236 Westover 4,182 6.3%
5253 Point Pleasant 4,153 -10.2%
5393 Weston 3,971 -7.4%
5433 Lewisburg 3,907 8.1%
5562 Ravenswood 3,738 -7.2%
5842 Philippi 3,380 17.9%
5862 Summersville 3,361 2.1%
5993 Ripley 3,231 -0.9%
6055 Pleasant Valley 3,164 2.2%
6218 Kenova 3,007 -14.5%
6294 Kingwood 2,929 -3.9%
6320 Williamstown 2,906 -2.8%
6419 Madison 2,801 3.2%
6425 Williamson 2,796 -17.3%
6454 Fayetteville 2,772 -0.9%
6465 Follansbee 2,765 -10.9%
6660 Milton 2,612 17.8%
6681 Petersburg 2,593 6.3%
6687 Wellsburg 2,589 -10.1%
6716 Granville 2,560 228.6%
6863 Chester 2,448 -5.4%
6864 Hinton 2,448 -14.4%
6887 Moorefield 2,433 2.0%
6896 Paden City 2,424 -15.0%
6903 White Sulphur Springs 2,420 4.4%
6984 Bethlehem 2,359 -10.7%
6988 Winfield 2,359 23.7%
7340 Shinnston 2,129 -6.9%
7378 Spencer 2,111 -10.5%
7518 Mannington 2,043 -3.5%
7677 Star City 1,958 43.5%
7782 Richwood 1,906 -22.8%
7865 Belington 1,864 4.3%
8000 Shepherdstown 1,802 50.0%
8029 St. Marys 1,787 -12.6%
8057 McMechen 1,775 -7.8%
8142 Harrisville 1,740 -5.4%
8143 Welch 1,740 -34.4%
8151 Romney 1,737 -10.5%
8152 Stonewood 1,737 -4.1%
8198 Ronceverte 1,717 9.7%
8462 Eleanor 1,598 16.8%
8568 Montgomery 1,549 -20.0%
8591 Nutter Fort 1,540 -8.2%
8594 Logan 1,539 -5.0%
8687 Terra Alta 1,501 2.8%
8695 New Haven 1,499 -3.8%
8718 Salem 1,492 -28.7%
8743 Rainelle 1,482 -3.8%
8760 Glenville 1,473 -4.5%
8790 West Liberty 1,463 16.2%
8811 Chesapeake 1,456 -11.1%
8914 Parsons 1,415 -2.9%
8919 Glen Dale 1,413 -8.5%
8928 Marmet 1,410 -16.5%
8937 Wayne 1,408 18.0%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 2,772 6,454
2016 2,852 6,376
2015 2,892 6,304
2014 2,892 6,296
2013 2,922 6,256
2012 2,890 6,282
2011 2,890 6,282
2010 2,892 6,256
2009 2,677 6,423
2008 2,683 6,408
2007 2,682 6,394
2006 2,667 6,376
2005 2,668 6,342
2004 2,698 6,294
2003 2,729 6,238
2002 2,736 6,214
2001 2,759 6,166
2000 2,798 6,112
1990 2,201 6,555