Latest Data (2018)
Population 435
Nationwide Rank 13948

Quick Facts

Matewan, West Virginia is the 13,948th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Matewan, West Virginia is a town.

Matewan, West Virginia is currently 29.7% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Matewan, West 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
2000-2018
13938 Chase, Kansas 436 -10.6%
13939 Leonardville, Kansas 436 -4.5%
13940 Meadville, Missouri 436 -4.3%
13941 Potwin, Kansas 436 -4.5%
13942 Alberton, Montana 435 15.3%
13943 Dry Prong, Louisiana 435 3.3%
13944 Fountain, North Carolina 435 -18.5%
13945 Huntington, Oregon 435 -15.3%
13946 Jerry City, Ohio 435 -3.9%
13947 Kismet, Kansas 435 -10.4%
13948 Matewan, West Virginia 435 -12.1%
13949 Meadowview Estates, Kentucky 435 -22.7%
13950 Beaver, Ohio 434 -6.4%
13951 Benham, Kentucky 434 -26.9%
13952 Birchwood, Wisconsin 434 -16.2%
13953 Bird City, Kansas 434 -9.5%
13954 Edgewood, Illinois 434 -17.6%
13955 Ernest, Pennsylvania 434 -13.0%
13956 Hull, Illinois 434 -8.0%
13957 Junction City, Wisconsin 434 -1.1%
13958 Leola, South Dakota 434 -5.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In West Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
10938 Bethany 861 -12.5%
10952 Gassaway 859 -4.5%
10969 Cameron 856 -29.0%
11029 Glasgow 846 8.3%
11049 Lumberport 843 -10.1%
11105 Elizabeth 833 -16.1%
11214 West Union 816 1.2%
11216 Gary 815 -10.3%
11274 Piedmont 804 -20.0%
11412 North Hills 781 -10.9%
11541 Middlebourne 758 -12.8%
11561 Triadelphia 755 -7.3%
11626 Anmoore 743 8.6%
11631 Smithers 743 -17.5%
11720 West Hamlin 728 4.8%
11861 War 705 -12.8%
11922 Mill Creek 694 4.9%
11999 Addison (Webster Springs) 682 -15.5%
12044 Beverly 674 4.0%
12056 Fort Gay 673 -17.9%
12158 White Hall 658 9.6%
12195 Man 652 -14.9%
12204 Franklin 651 -26.1%
12260 Davis 643 3.5%
12331 Peterstown 630 26.5%
12376 Ridgeley 623 -17.5%
12403 Danville 619 8.5%
12482 Reedsville 608 17.6%
12509 West Milford 606 -6.7%
12542 Bath (Berkeley Springs) 601 -18.6%
12562 Hartford City 599 13.8%
12566 Bancroft 598 62.5%
12588 Grant Town 596 -9.0%
12651 Pineville 587 -18.0%
12722 Rowlesburg 576 -5.8%
12792 Pratt 566 1.2%
12841 Gauley Bridge 560 -24.0%
12880 Thomas 557 -7.6%
12956 Masontown 546 -15.3%
12978 Union 542 -0.9%
13097 Grantsville 527 -6.5%
13268 Delbarton 506 0.1%
13347 Pine Grove 498 -12.4%
13397 Clearview 492 -16.3%
13421 Paw Paw 490 -6.4%
13430 Junior 489 8.9%
13468 Burnsville 484 0.6%
13516 Cowen 479 -6.2%
13554 Beech Bottom 475 -22.8%
13601 Lost Creek 471 0.6%
13812 Clay 448 -24.1%
13893 Whitesville 441 -15.0%
13948 Matewan 435 -12.1%
14240 Fairview 404 -8.8%
14298 Gilbert 398 -3.8%
14394 Jane Lew 387 -4.2%
14420 Windsor Heights 385 -10.2%
14581 Capon Bridge 369 71.6%
14599 West Logan 368 -11.5%
14615 Farmington 365 -5.4%
14678 Ellenboro 358 -3.7%
14681 Kermit 358 40.9%
14712 Valley Grove 356 -17.0%
14758 Davy 351 -10.9%
14767 Northfork 351 -31.8%
14794 Meadow Bridge 348 8.7%
14868 Bramwell 342 -19.7%
15095 Lester 321 0.0%
15100 Handley 320 -11.3%
15133 Newburg 318 -11.4%
15208 Hedgesville 311 35.2%
15224 Flemington 310 8.0%
15359 Tunnelton 299 -11.0%
15380 Durbin 297 13.3%
15557 Albright 283 15.0%
15558 Bradshaw 283 -1.3%
15577 Mitchell Heights 282 -5.6%
15585 Harpers Ferry 281 -8.4%
15736 Hundred 268 -21.8%
15747 Flatwoods 267 -23.4%
15761 Bayard 266 -10.7%
15782 Quinwood 265 -38.9%
15824 Henderson 262 -19.3%
15835 Wardensville 262 6.5%
15855 Cairo 260 -1.1%
15860 Hendricks 260 -18.2%
15955 Iaeger 252 -29.0%
16082 Hillsboro 243 0.0%
16102 Womelsdorf (Coalton) 242 -2.0%
16234 Keystone 232 -48.3%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 435 13,948
2017 442 13,878
2016 454 13,765
2015 467 13,643
2014 476 13,563
2013 484 13,494
2012 480 13,535
2011 491 13,458
2010 499 13,384
2009 475 13,588
2008 476 13,581
2007 484 13,506
2006 485 13,497
2005 490 13,452
2004 496 13,394
2003 506 13,299
2002 493 13,439
2001 488 13,487
2000 495 13,436
1990 619 12,023