Latest Data (2018)
Population 4,985
Nationwide Rank 4736

Quick Facts

Keyser, West Virginia is the 4,736th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Keyser, West Virginia is a city.

Keyser, West Virginia is currently 18.4% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Keyser, West Virginia's growth is extremely below average. 83% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Keyser, West Virginia Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
4726 Amelia, Ohio 5,009 75.3%
4727 Lawrenceburg, Indiana 5,005 5.9%
4728 La Crescent, Minnesota 4,998 1.1%
4729 Wildwood, New Jersey 4,998 -7.8%
4730 Alexandria, Indiana 4,997 -17.1%
4731 Hazard, Kentucky 4,997 2.7%
4732 South Barrington, Illinois 4,993 31.9%
4733 Bridgeville, Pennsylvania 4,990 -6.5%
4734 Primera, Texas 4,989 42.2%
4735 Krum, Texas 4,988 146.1%
4736 Keyser, West Virginia 4,985 -6.9%
4737 Redwood Falls, Minnesota 4,985 -9.2%
4738 Manchester, Iowa 4,982 -5.5%
4739 Needles, California 4,982 1.2%
4740 Fairfield, Illinois 4,981 -7.8%
4741 Oak Point, Texas 4,974 177.8%
4742 Barling, Arkansas 4,973 19.4%
4743 Staunton, Illinois 4,972 -3.3%
4744 Cave Springs, Arkansas 4,970 358.4%
4745 Kingsford, Michigan 4,970 -10.3%
4746 Platte City, Missouri 4,968 27.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In West Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
3140 Bluefield 9,730 -14.8%
3372 Bridgeport 8,681 16.3%
3453 Moundsville 8,401 -15.8%
3523 Oak Hill 8,218 8.4%
3852 Dunbar 7,205 -11.4%
3914 Elkins 7,026 -0.2%
4092 Hurricane 6,506 18.3%
4102 Nitro 6,462 -5.9%
4249 Charles Town 6,064 96.6%
4386 Princeton 5,741 -9.9%
4486 Buckhannon 5,493 -5.0%
4636 Ranson corporation 5,182 44.5%
4649 New Martinsville 5,141 -13.9%
4710 Grafton 5,040 -7.9%
4736 Keyser 4,985 -6.9%
5231 Westover 4,217 7.2%
5245 Barboursville 4,185 28.4%
5291 Point Pleasant 4,121 -10.9%
5454 Weston 3,910 -8.8%
5505 Lewisburg 3,831 6.0%
5624 Ravenswood 3,668 -8.9%
5880 Philippi 3,352 16.9%
5903 Summersville 3,322 1.0%
6041 Ripley 3,185 -2.3%
6092 Pleasant Valley 3,145 1.6%
6203 Kenova 3,037 -13.7%
6288 Kingwood 2,939 -3.6%
6345 Williamstown 2,882 -3.6%
6464 Fayetteville 2,762 -1.2%
6472 Madison 2,758 1.6%
6496 Williamson 2,744 -18.8%
6512 Follansbee 2,735 -11.8%
6656 Petersburg 2,621 7.4%
6689 Granville 2,590 232.4%
6715 Milton 2,568 15.8%
6725 Wellsburg 2,559 -11.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 4,985 4,736
2017 5,077 4,681
2016 5,200 4,599
2015 5,248 4,561
2014 5,264 4,539
2013 5,310 4,516
2012 5,337 4,490
2011 5,386 4,457
2010 5,439 4,412
2009 5,267 4,450
2008 5,279 4,428
2007 5,277 4,406
2006 5,294 4,371
2005 5,358 4,324
2004 5,436 4,259
2003 5,546 4,184
2002 5,578 4,152
2001 5,597 4,129
2000 5,359 4,232
1990 6,108 3,550