Latest Data (2017)
Population 673
Nationwide Rank 12065

Quick Facts

Fort Gay, West Virginia is the 12,065th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Fort Gay, West Virginia is a town.

Fort Gay, West Virginia is currently 20.2% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Fort Gay, West Virginia's growth is extremely below average. 92% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
12055 Wartrace, Tennessee 675 22.5%
12056 Agency, Missouri 674 -2.8%
12057 Dalzell, Illinois 674 -5.9%
12058 Galena, Ohio 674 95.3%
12059 Oneida, Illinois 674 -10.2%
12060 Stockton, Utah 674 37.2%
12061 Warsaw, Ohio 674 -13.5%
12062 Cecilton, Maryland 673 40.2%
12063 Coggon, Iowa 673 -10.1%
12064 Deer Lake, Pennsylvania 673 27.9%
12065 Fort Gay, West Virginia 673 -17.9%
12066 Okay, Oklahoma 673 12.7%
12067 South New Castle, Pennsylvania 673 -16.6%
12068 Upper Marlboro, Maryland 673 3.6%
12069 Bokchito, Oklahoma 672 18.9%
12070 Clayton, Louisiana 672 -21.4%
12071 Deer Creek, Illinois 672 10.3%
12072 Kingstown, North Carolina 672 -20.6%
12073 Matherville, Illinois 672 -12.9%
12074 Mathiston, Mississippi 672 -6.6%
12075 St. Leon, Indiana 672 47.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In West Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
9212 Mount Hope 1,310 -11.5%
9218 Benwood 1,307 -17.1%
9247 Barrackville 1,299 1.0%
9253 Mabscott 1,298 -7.1%
9299 Sistersville 1,288 -18.7%
9345 Sophia 1,274 -1.6%
9375 Buffalo 1,262 7.4%
9434 Oceana 1,245 -19.3%
9703 Belle 1,162 -7.4%
9737 Alderson 1,155 5.9%
9774 Clendenin 1,142 1.6%
9796 Chapmanville 1,137 -5.5%
9841 Monongah 1,124 14.2%
10017 Hamlin 1,072 -4.1%
10102 New Cumberland 1,050 -4.2%
10116 Pennsboro 1,045 -12.6%
10168 Bolivar 1,031 -1.6%
10330 Marlinton 994 -18.2%
10355 Sutton 988 -2.1%
10359 Poca 987 -2.6%
10553 Mason 944 -11.7%
10577 Cedar Grove 940 9.3%
10630 Carpendale 928 -2.0%
10669 Athens 921 -22.9%
10690 Rupert 919 -2.0%
10700 Rivesville 917 1.4%
10748 East Bank 904 -2.7%
10810 Bethany 888 -9.7%
10859 Belmont 876 -15.2%
10876 Gassaway 873 -3.0%
10888 Cameron 871 -27.7%
10951 Glasgow 860 10.1%
11017 Lumberport 848 -9.5%
11112 West Union 833 3.3%
11140 Elizabeth 827 -16.8%
11141 Gary 827 -9.0%
11224 Piedmont 813 -19.1%
11349 North Hills 793 -9.5%
11493 Middlebourne 766 -11.9%
11538 Triadelphia 759 -6.8%
11567 Smithers 754 -16.3%
11589 Anmoore 749 9.5%
11674 West Hamlin 736 6.0%
11806 War 715 -11.6%
11921 Mill Creek 696 5.2%
11961 Addison (Webster Springs) 688 -14.8%
12049 Beverly 675 4.1%
12065 Fort Gay 673 -17.9%
12130 Man 664 -13.4%
12163 White Hall 660 10.0%
12198 Franklin 652 -26.0%
12248 Davis 644 3.7%
12306 Peterstown 636 27.7%
12341 Ridgeley 630 -16.6%
12344 Danville 629 10.3%
12484 West Milford 609 -6.3%
12535 Bath (Berkeley Springs) 602 -18.5%
12547 Grant Town 601 -8.2%
12558 Bancroft 600 63.0%
12568 Pineville 599 -16.3%
12575 Reedsville 598 15.6%
12596 Hartford City 595 13.1%
12717 Rowlesburg 577 -5.7%
12729 Pratt 575 2.8%
12766 Gauley Bridge 570 -22.6%
12881 Thomas 556 -7.7%
12933 Union 550 0.5%
12960 Masontown 544 -15.6%
13063 Grantsville 531 -5.8%
13206 Delbarton 514 1.7%
13293 Pine Grove 504 -11.4%
13362 Clearview 497 -15.4%
13418 Paw Paw 491 -6.2%
13420 Burnsville 490 1.8%
13440 Junior 487 8.4%
13491 Beech Bottom 482 -21.7%
13492 Cowen 482 -5.6%
13576 Lost Creek 474 1.2%
13748 Clay 456 -22.8%
13800 Whitesville 451 -13.1%
13878 Matewan 442 -10.7%
14204 Fairview 408 -7.9%
14255 Gilbert 403 -2.6%
14359 Jane Lew 392 -2.9%
14376 Windsor Heights 390 -9.0%
14563 West Logan 372 -10.5%
14567 Capon Bridge 371 72.5%
14590 Farmington 369 -4.4%
14627 Kermit 364 43.3%
14706 Valley Grove 357 -16.7%
14710 Davy 356 -9.6%
14711 Ellenboro 356 -4.3%
14715 Northfork 356 -30.8%
14757 Meadow Bridge 352 10.0%
14824 Bramwell 346 -18.7%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 673 12,065
2016 671 12,062
2015 683 11,993
2014 684 11,994
2013 687 11,984
2012 692 11,961
2011 696 11,934
2010 705 11,874
2008 806 11,175
2007 807 11,165
2006 812 11,130
2005 817 11,086
2004 820 11,074
2003 820 11,078
2002 819 11,101
2001 821 11,098
2000 820 11,111
1990 843 10,567