Latest Data (2017)
Population 150
Nationwide Rank 17500

Quick Facts

Leon, West Virginia is the 17,500th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Leon, West Virginia is a town.

Leon, West Virginia is currently 5.1% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Leon, West Virginia is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 82% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
17490 Barnes, Kansas 150 -1.3%
17491 Boaz, Wisconsin 150 11.1%
17492 Cowlington, Oklahoma 150 12.7%
17493 Dunnell, Minnesota 150 -23.4%
17494 Dutch John, Utah 150
17495 Falcon, Mississippi 150 -52.5%
17496 Grover, Colorado 150 -1.9%
17497 Hardy, Nebraska 150 -15.7%
17498 Hastings, Iowa 150 -30.5%
17499 Lamar, Oklahoma 150 -12.7%
17500 Leon, West Virginia 150 13.6%
17501 Lincoln, Iowa 150 -17.1%
17502 Longville, Minnesota 150 -18.0%
17503 Louann, Arkansas 150 -23.0%
17504 New Castle, Virginia 150 -16.2%
17505 Norge, Oklahoma 150 78.5%
17506 Panorama Park, Iowa 150 14.5%
17507 Preston, Kansas 150 -8.5%
17508 Spray, Oregon 150 7.1%
17509 Tina, Missouri 150 -22.2%
17510 Waltham, Minnesota 150 -23.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In West Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
15383 Tunnelton 298 -11.3%
15434 Durbin 294 12.2%
15528 Bradshaw 286 -0.3%
15539 Mitchell Heights 286 -4.3%
15575 Albright 282 14.6%
15590 Harpers Ferry 281 -8.4%
15686 Hundred 273 -20.4%
15702 Quinwood 272 -37.3%
15721 Flatwoods 270 -22.6%
15732 Bayard 269 -9.7%
15814 Henderson 263 -19.0%
15829 Cairo 262 -0.3%
15856 Wardensville 261 6.0%
15902 Hendricks 257 -19.1%
15932 Iaeger 255 -28.1%
16084 Hillsboro 243 0.0%
16109 Womelsdorf (Coalton) 242 -2.0%
16194 Keystone 235 -47.6%
16421 Elk Garden 220 0.9%
16467 Hambleton 217 -12.1%
16495 Huttonsville 215 -0.4%
16569 Matoaka 210 -33.5%
16604 Falling Spring 207 -0.4%
16880 Anawalt 189 -30.0%
17016 Blacksville 180 2.8%
17245 Reedy 165 -16.6%
17286 Kimball 162 -60.1%
17291 Rhodell 162 -30.1%
17380 Pax 157 -9.7%
17434 Montrose 154 -1.2%
17442 Worthington 154 -8.8%
17470 Smithfield 152 -14.1%
17488 Sand Fork 151 -14.2%
17500 Leon 150 13.6%
17528 Camden-on-Gauley 148 -5.1%
17633 Sylvester 142 -26.8%
17661 Pullman 140 -17.1%
17688 Harman 138 9.5%
17935 Friendly 124 -22.0%
18079 Oakvale 116 -18.3%
18252 Brandonville 105 0.9%
18504 Auburn 90 -12.6%
18570 Bruceton Mills 86 16.2%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 150 17,500
2016 156 17,443
2015 157 17,415
2014 157 17,429
2013 158 17,431
2012 157 17,443
2011 158 17,433
2010 158 17,427
2009 125 17,992
2008 126 17,986
2007 125 18,010
2006 125 18,019
2005 126 18,013
2004 127 18,005
2003 128 17,994
2002 129 17,994
2001 131 17,973
2000 132 17,972
1990 145 17,665