Latest Data (2017)
Population 17,404
Nationwide Rank 2042

Quick Facts

Martinsburg, West Virginia is the 2,042nd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Martinsburg, West Virginia is a city.

Martinsburg, West Virginia is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Martinsburg had its largest population ever.

Martinsburg, West Virginia is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 61% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Martinsburg, West Virginia Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2032 Anoka, Minnesota 17,522 -3.1%
2033 Greenfield, California 17,517 35.9%
2034 Nederland, Texas 17,491 0.5%
2035 Pampa, Texas 17,475 -1.4%
2036 Lindenwold, New Jersey 17,471 0.4%
2037 Oswego, New York 17,465 -3.4%
2038 Amesbury Town, Massachusetts 17,457
2039 Greenfield Town, Massachusetts 17,442
2040 Hermiston, Oregon 17,428 31.5%
2041 New Philadelphia, Ohio 17,424 1.8%
2042 Martinsburg, West Virginia 17,404 17.3%
2043 Palos Hills, Illinois 17,358 -1.7%
2044 New Castle, Indiana 17,351 -10.0%
2045 North Canton, Ohio 17,290 3.3%
2046 Portland, Texas 17,287 15.8%
2047 Ada, Oklahoma 17,280 7.5%
2048 Alton, Texas 17,278 106.1%
2049 Ashwaubenon, Wisconsin 17,271 -2.1%
2050 Massapequa Park, New York 17,266 -1.3%
2051 West Columbia, South Carolina 17,265 29.1%
2052 St. John, Indiana 17,259 99.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In West Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1248 Morgantown 30,547 14.4%
1263 Parkersburg 30,096 -9.6%
1387 Wheeling 27,066 -13.5%
1928 Weirton 18,685 -8.2%
1947 Fairmont 18,467 -4.1%
2042 Martinsburg 17,404 17.3%
2129 Beckley 16,404 -5.1%
2211 Clarksburg 15,621 -6.7%
2601 South Charleston 12,493 -7.9%
2986 Vienna 10,370 -3.8%
3013 St. Albans 10,265 -10.9%
3091 Bluefield 9,869 -13.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 17,404 2,042
2016 17,687 2,003
2015 17,700 1,992
2014 17,743 1,976
2013 17,668 1,973
2012 17,513 1,972
2011 17,364 1,977
2010 17,227 1,970
2009 17,112 1,951
2008 16,956 1,950
2007 16,310 1,994
2006 16,123 1,994
2005 15,708 2,004
2004 15,371 2,024
2003 15,167 2,026
2002 15,019 2,027
2001 14,963 2,023
2000 14,833 2,023
1990 14,516 1,829