What is the current population of McMechen?

Based on the latest 2020 data from the US census, the current population of McMechen is 1,697. McMechen, West Virginia is the 8,250th largest city in the US.

What was the peak population of McMechen?

The peak population of McMechen was in 1990, when its population was 2,151. In 1990, McMechen was the 6,645th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,250th largest city in the US. McMechen is currently 21.1% smaller than it was in 1990.

How quickly is McMechen shrinking?

McMechen has shrunk 11.9% since the year 2000. McMechen, West Virginia's growth is extremely below average. 82% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2019 1,697 8,250
2018 1,743 8,136
2017 1,775 8,057
2016 1,819 7,959
2015 1,842 7,903
2014 1,866 7,851
2013 1,876 7,818
2012 1,893 7,762
2011 1,907 7,731
2010 1,926 7,693
2009 1,707 8,078
2008 1,727 8,030
2007 1,754 7,958
2006 1,777 7,902
2005 1,806 7,823
2004 1,835 7,751
2003 1,857 7,703
2002 1,873 7,663
2001 1,903 7,585
2000 1,927 7,534
1990 2,151 6,645

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2019
8240 Oakes, North Dakota 1,701 -14.1%
8241 Twin City, Georgia 1,701 -3.2%
8242 Jonesboro, Illinois 1,700 -7.4%
8243 Oberlin, Kansas 1,700 -14.3%
8244 Cassopolis, Michigan 1,699 -9.7%
8245 Gaston, South Carolina 1,699 29.2%
8246 Caddo Mills, Texas 1,698 45.1%
8247 South Bend, Washington 1,698 -7.2%
8248 Bruceville-Eddy, Texas 1,697 13.4%
8249 Haubstadt, Indiana 1,697 11.2%
8250 McMechen, West Virginia 1,697 -11.9%
8251 North Bennington, Vermont 1,697 19.1%
8252 Ripley, Ohio 1,697 -4.7%
8253 Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania 1,697 -10.8%
8254 Allegany, New York 1,696 -9.6%
8255 Mazomanie, Wisconsin 1,696 12.0%
8256 Pleasantville, Iowa 1,696 9.7%
8257 Cheswold, Delaware 1,695 273.3%
8258 Mayfield, Pennsylvania 1,695 -3.3%
8259 Romney, West Virginia 1,695 -12.7%
8260 Rushford, Minnesota 1,695 -0.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In West Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2019
5963 Summersville 3,274 -0.4%
5978 Philippi 3,257 13.6%
6085 Ripley 3,159 -3.1%
6102 Pleasant Valley 3,141 1.5%
6105 Granville 3,140 303.0%
6180 Kingwood 3,057 0.2%
6278 Kenova 2,961 -15.9%
6366 Williamstown 2,869 -4.0%
6539 Fayetteville 2,720 -2.7%
6554 Follansbee 2,710 -12.6%
6608 Williamson 2,676 -20.8%
6611 Madison 2,673 -1.5%
6638 Petersburg 2,655 8.8%
6785 Milton 2,533 14.3%
6791 Wellsburg 2,530 -12.1%
6933 Moorefield 2,418 1.4%
6996 Chester 2,369 -8.4%
7019 Hinton 2,357 -17.6%
7030 Winfield 2,352 23.3%
7031 White Sulphur Springs 2,351 1.4%
7056 Paden City 2,336 -18.1%
7075 Bethlehem 2,321 -12.2%
7419 Shinnston 2,104 -8.0%
7555 Spencer 2,038 -13.6%
7580 Mannington 2,023 -4.5%
7713 Star City 1,948 42.8%
7775 Shepherdstown 1,911 59.1%
7789 Belington 1,902 6.4%
7903 Richwood 1,855 -24.8%
8075 St. Marys 1,772 -13.3%
8202 Stonewood 1,714 -5.4%
8250 McMechen 1,697 -11.9%
8259 Romney 1,695 -12.7%
8309 Harrisville 1,674 -9.0%
8321 Ronceverte 1,670 6.7%
8377 Welch 1,644 -38.0%
8504 Eleanor 1,587 16.0%
8528 Wayne 1,576 32.1%
8653 Salem 1,522 -27.3%
8661 Rainelle 1,520 -1.3%
8676 Nutter Fort 1,512 -9.9%
8683 Montgomery 1,508 -22.1%
8700 Terra Alta 1,500 2.7%
8781 Logan 1,470 -9.3%
8807 New Haven 1,464 -6.0%
8855 West Liberty 1,447 15.0%
8884 Glenville 1,434 -7.0%
8936 Chesapeake 1,414 -13.7%
9015 Parsons 1,391 -4.5%
9056 Glen Dale 1,371 -11.2%
9067 Marmet 1,366 -19.1%
9180 Mullens 1,325 -25.0%
9239 Ansted 1,305 -17.0%
9311 Sistersville 1,282 -19.1%
9316 Barrackville 1,279 -0.5%
9322 Benwood 1,278 -18.9%
9337 Mount Hope 1,274 -13.9%
9343 Ceredo 1,273 -24.7%
9381 Mabscott 1,263 -9.6%
9390 Buffalo 1,260 7.3%
9486 Sophia 1,231 -5.0%
9574 Oceana 1,204 -21.9%
9769 Monongah 1,149 16.7%
9850 Belle 1,126 -10.2%
9855 Alderson 1,125 3.2%
9933 Clendenin 1,100 -2.0%
9953 Chapmanville 1,094 -9.1%
10119 Hamlin 1,048 -6.2%
10206 Bolivar 1,022 -2.4%
10272 New Cumberland 1,006 -8.2%
10283 Pennsboro 1,003 -16.2%
10352 Sutton 988 -2.1%
10421 Poca 974 -3.9%
10484 Marlinton 961 -20.9%
10599 Mason 936 -12.5%
10739 Cedar Grove 907 5.4%
10748 Carpendale 905 -4.4%
10758 Rivesville 903 -0.1%
10784 Athens 897 -24.9%
10802 Rupert 894 -4.6%
10912 East Bank 869 -6.5%
10939 Belmont 862 -16.6%

© 2021 www.biggestuscities.com, All Rights Reserved Last updated: Feb 12, 2021