Latest Data (2017)
Population 5,077
Nationwide Rank 4680

Quick Facts

Grafton, West Virginia is the 4,680th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Grafton, West Virginia is a city.

Grafton, West Virginia is currently 11.7% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Grafton, West Virginia's growth is extremely below average. 86% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Grafton, West Virginia Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4670 Kenneth City, Florida 5,093 14.6%
4671 Midway, Utah 5,093 123.1%
4672 Poplar Grove, Illinois 5,093 172.3%
4673 Midfield, Alabama 5,092 -9.2%
4674 Angier, North Carolina 5,091 50.7%
4675 Hazard, Kentucky 5,090 4.7%
4676 Bowie, Texas 5,085 -5.9%
4677 Abbeville, South Carolina 5,083 -13.4%
4678 Muleshoe, Texas 5,082 12.5%
4679 Dunlap, Tennessee 5,077 12.2%
4680 Grafton, West Virginia 5,077 -7.3%
4681 Keyser, West Virginia 5,077 -5.2%
4682 Osceola, Iowa 5,076 6.4%
4683 North Fond du Lac, Wisconsin 5,070 10.8%
4684 Wildwood, New Jersey 5,070 -6.4%
4685 Flagler Beach, Florida 5,068 1.6%
4686 Sheldon, Iowa 5,067 0.9%
4687 Chestertown, Maryland 5,064 6.3%
4688 Munroe Falls, Ohio 5,063 -4.6%
4689 Gretna, Nebraska 5,062 70.0%
4690 Walnut Ridge, Arkansas 5,062 2.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In West Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
3091 Bluefield 9,869 -13.6%
3374 Bridgeport 8,635 15.6%
3409 Moundsville 8,494 -14.8%
3459 Oak Hill 8,338 10.0%
3795 Dunbar 7,338 -9.7%
3891 Elkins 7,047 0.0%
4060 Nitro 6,561 -4.5%
4065 Hurricane 6,542 18.9%
4278 Charles Town 5,957 93.1%
4340 Princeton 5,822 -8.6%
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%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 5,077 4,680
2016 5,127 4,642
2015 5,148 4,617
2014 5,199 4,574
2013 5,182 4,573
2012 5,177 4,557
2011 5,168 4,559
2010 5,164 4,548
2009 5,381 4,398
2008 5,334 4,399
2007 5,319 4,373
2006 5,308 4,362
2005 5,287 4,358
2004 5,318 4,325
2003 5,325 4,299
2002 5,354 4,261
2001 5,412 4,222
2000 5,477 4,184
1990 5,747 3,700