Latest Data (2017)
Population 2,929
Nationwide Rank 6294

Quick Facts

Kingwood, West Virginia is the 6,294th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Kingwood, West Virginia is a city.

Kingwood, West Virginia is currently 10.7% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Kingwood, West Virginia's growth is below average. 64% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
6284 Churchill, Pennsylvania 2,938 -16.9%
6285 Taft, Texas 2,936 -13.9%
6286 Deer Lodge, Montana 2,932 -14.2%
6287 Moscow Mills, Missouri 2,932 60.8%
6288 Edgewood, Florida 2,930 53.7%
6289 Marion, Kentucky 2,930 -8.5%
6290 Sublimity, Oregon 2,930 36.2%
6291 Thermopolis, Wyoming 2,930 -7.2%
6292 Tularosa, New Mexico 2,930 -1.9%
6293 Kingman, Kansas 2,929 -14.1%
6294 Kingwood, West Virginia 2,929 -3.9%
6295 Manistique, Michigan 2,929 -18.4%
6296 Poplarville, Mississippi 2,929 12.4%
6297 Lytle, Texas 2,927 22.0%
6298 West Burlington, Iowa 2,927 -7.2%
6299 Hildale, Utah 2,926 54.2%
6300 Dresden, Tennessee 2,924 -4.8%
6301 Yountville, California 2,924 -11.3%
6302 Lake City, Pennsylvania 2,921 3.8%
6303 Central City, Nebraska 2,920 -2.5%
6304 Lawnside, New Jersey 2,920 8.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In West Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
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%
8687 Terra Alta 1,501 2.8%
8695 New Haven 1,499 -3.8%
8718 Salem 1,492 -28.7%
8743 Rainelle 1,482 -3.8%
8760 Glenville 1,473 -4.5%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 2,929 6,294
2016 2,956 6,264
2015 2,959 6,242
2014 2,956 6,229
2013 2,963 6,213
2012 2,955 6,210
2011 2,937 6,220
2010 2,939 6,199
2009 3,045 6,021
2008 3,053 5,998
2007 3,055 5,971
2006 3,038 5,965
2005 3,002 5,968
2004 2,997 5,957
2003 3,002 5,930
2002 3,017 5,895
2001 3,014 5,884
2000 3,050 5,823
1990 3,280 5,264