Latest Data (2017)
Population 4,817
Nationwide Rank 4836

Quick Facts

Luray, Virginia is the 4,836th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Luray, Virginia is a town.

Luray, Virginia is currently 1.6% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Luray, Virginia's growth is below average. 68% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4826 Colorado City, Arizona 4,837 43.1%
4827 Manchester, Maryland 4,834 47.8%
4828 Penns Grove, New Jersey 4,831 -0.8%
4829 Palos Park, Illinois 4,826 -0.7%
4830 Whiting, Indiana 4,825 -5.7%
4831 Seat Pleasant, Maryland 4,823 -1.3%
4832 Carthage, Mississippi 4,822 4.1%
4833 Highlands, New Jersey 4,821 -5.2%
4834 Buckley, Washington 4,819 14.7%
4835 Porter, Indiana 4,818 -3.3%
4836 Luray, Virginia 4,817 -1.0%
4837 New Castle, Colorado 4,815 134.0%
4838 Shenandoah, Pennsylvania 4,814 -14.1%
4839 Toronto, Ohio 4,814 -14.8%
4840 Margaret, Alabama 4,813 333.2%
4841 Mathis, Texas 4,810 -10.5%
4842 Devine, Texas 4,809 15.4%
4843 Westmont, Pennsylvania 4,798 -12.8%
4844 Midway, North Carolina 4,792 6.3%
4845 Jackson, Alabama 4,790 -11.2%
4846 Omak, Washington 4,787 -0.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
3332 Pulaski 8,764 -7.4%
3452 Smithfield 8,355 31.6%
3516 Franklin 8,176 -1.2%
3560 Vinton 8,065 4.4%
3580 Wytheville 7,998 2.4%
3582 Abingdon 7,981 3.0%
3627 Farmville 7,831 14.4%
3644 Ashland 7,796 17.2%
3659 South Boston 7,773 -8.1%
3876 Lexington 7,106 4.1%
4031 Galax 6,625 -3.2%
4036 Strasburg 6,617 61.7%
4067 Bedford 6,536 3.5%
4150 Buena Vista 6,327 -0.3%
4237 Bridgewater 6,062 16.8%
4402 Marion 5,659 -10.7%
4454 Covington 5,531 -12.1%
4551 Richlands 5,325 -8.5%
4575 Emporia 5,282 -6.7%
4587 Big Stone Gap 5,263 -8.5%
4600 Dumfries 5,230 5.9%
4608 Woodstock 5,212 29.7%
4736 Orange 4,978 20.5%
4836 Luray 4,817 -1.0%
4853 Rocky Mount 4,764 5.1%
4883 Bluefield 4,714 -11.6%
5094 South Hill 4,377 -3.8%
5125 Berryville 4,338 44.5%
5197 Tazewell 4,240 -4.6%
5415 Norton 3,936 1.4%
5454 Broadway 3,880 73.4%
5680 Colonial Beach 3,579 11.2%
5697 Clifton Forge 3,565 -16.6%
5804 Altavista 3,422 0.0%
5832 Blackstone 3,396 -8.4%
5909 West Point 3,312 15.4%
6007 Lebanon 3,214 -2.3%
6225 Wise 2,998 -8.5%
6336 Chincoteague 2,888 -33.2%
6374 Elkton 2,844 7.9%
6427 Grottoes 2,795 28.6%
6534 Windsor 2,716 19.0%
6610 Pearisburg 2,661 -2.7%
6618 Hillsville 2,654 -6.4%
6623 Dublin 2,649 17.7%
6627 Timberville 2,645 31.2%
6899 Tappahannock 2,421 13.3%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 4,817 4,836
2016 4,816 4,825
2015 4,828 4,800
2014 4,850 4,765
2013 4,860 4,748
2012 4,869 4,733
2011 4,883 4,721
2010 4,895 4,696
2009 4,802 4,704
2008 4,831 4,667
2007 4,852 4,632
2006 4,849 4,610
2005 4,833 4,592
2004 4,834 4,566
2003 4,859 4,521
2002 4,838 4,525
2001 4,848 4,504
2000 4,870 4,472
1990 4,668 4,246