Latest Data (2017)
Population 54,215
Nationwide Rank 707

Quick Facts

Harrisonburg, Virginia is the 707th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Harrisonburg, Virginia is a city.

Harrisonburg, Virginia is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Harrisonburg had its largest population ever.

Harrisonburg, Virginia is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 81% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Harrisonburg, Virginia Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
697 Carson City, Nevada 54,745 4.1%
698 Caldwell, Idaho 54,660 97.7%
699 Cathedral City, California 54,596 27.0%
700 Rosemead, California 54,554 1.7%
701 Rocky Mount, North Carolina 54,523 -7.3%
702 Stonecrest, Georgia 54,471
703 Lake Havasu City, Arizona 54,411 28.3%
704 Decatur, Alabama 54,405 0.5%
705 Normal, Illinois 54,284 18.9%
706 West New York, New Jersey 54,227 17.9%
707 Harrisonburg, Virginia 54,215 34.0%
708 Leesburg, Virginia 54,215 88.7%
709 Parker, Colorado 54,202 119.1%
710 Watsonville, California 54,098 16.2%
711 Southaven, Mississippi 54,031 83.1%
712 Revere, Massachusetts 53,993 13.9%
713 Grapevine, Texas 53,982 26.5%
714 Mount Prospect, Illinois 53,930 -4.0%
715 Elyria, Ohio 53,883 -3.8%
716 Yucaipa, California 53,683 29.5%
717 DeSoto, Texas 53,568 41.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
310 Roanoke 99,837 5.3%
332 Portsmouth 94,572 -5.8%
363 Suffolk 90,237 40.5%
420 Lynchburg 80,995 24.0%
707 Harrisonburg 54,215 34.0%
708 Leesburg 54,215 88.7%
805 Charlottesville 48,019 19.6%
856 Blacksburg 44,563 11.8%
920 Manassas 41,501 18.9%
928 Danville 41,130 -14.7%
1201 Petersburg 31,750 -5.4%
1331 Fredericksburg 28,360 46.4%
1344 Winchester 27,932 17.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 54,215 707
2016 53,078 715
2015 52,538 714
2014 52,478 708
2013 51,395 719
2012 50,981 717
2011 49,608 727
2010 48,914 729
2009 45,137 782
2008 44,342 789
2007 43,996 781
2006 43,654 782
2005 42,784 785
2004 42,392 786
2003 42,134 783
2002 42,159 775
2001 41,314 781
2000 40,435 793
1990 30,707 911