Latest Data (2017)
Population 3,007
Nationwide Rank 6218

Quick Facts

Kenova, West Virginia is the 6,218th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Kenova, West Virginia is a city.

Kenova, West Virginia is currently 20.5% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Kenova, West Virginia's growth is extremely below average. 94% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
6208 Wimberley, Texas 3,019 16.2%
6209 Johnson Creek, Wisconsin 3,017 81.3%
6210 Providence, Kentucky 3,017 -16.3%
6211 Pembroke, North Carolina 3,016 10.0%
6212 Wyoming, Pennsylvania 3,016 -6.0%
6213 Chandler, Texas 3,014 36.0%
6214 Chevy Chase, Maryland 3,014 10.2%
6215 Bellows Falls, Vermont 3,011 -4.5%
6216 Afton, Minnesota 3,010 5.6%
6217 Genoa City, Wisconsin 3,010 51.0%
6218 Kenova, West Virginia 3,007 -14.5%
6219 Mineral Springs, North Carolina 3,007 62.3%
6220 Hamilton, Texas 3,004 -2.6%
6221 Leesburg, Georgia 3,004 26.2%
6222 Jefferson, Ohio 3,003 -15.8%
6223 Cut Bank, Montana 2,998 -3.0%
6224 Oostburg, Wisconsin 2,998 12.6%
6225 Wise, Virginia 2,998 -8.5%
6226 North Barrington, Illinois 2,997 0.9%
6227 Ferrysburg, Michigan 2,996 -1.5%
6228 Oakland, Florida 2,996 199.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In West Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
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%
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%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 3,007 6,218
2016 3,055 6,160
2015 3,083 6,116
2014 3,096 6,086
2013 3,124 6,043
2012 3,142 6,018
2011 3,161 5,991
2010 3,216 5,934
2009 3,266 5,778
2008 3,288 5,751
2007 3,301 5,725
2006 3,340 5,656
2005 3,372 5,601
2004 3,393 5,567
2003 3,420 5,531
2002 3,441 5,501
2001 3,485 5,436
2000 3,521 5,402
1990 3,784 4,852