What is the current population of Morgantown?

Based on the latest 2020 data from the US census, the current population of Morgantown is 30,549. Morgantown, West Virginia is the 1,257th largest city in the US.

What was the peak population of Morgantown?

The current population of Morgantown (30,549) is it's peak population.

How quickly is Morgantown growing?

Morgantown has grown 14.4% since the 2000. Morgantown, West Virginia's growth is about average. 44% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2019 30,549 1,257
2018 30,955 1,236
2017 30,547 1,248
2016 30,855 1,226
2015 30,708 1,219
2014 31,073 1,194
2013 30,666 1,204
2012 31,000 1,175
2011 30,672 1,176
2010 29,660 1,204
2009 30,333 1,162
2008 29,639 1,173
2007 29,308 1,176
2006 29,217 1,173
2005 29,035 1,166
2004 28,489 1,171
2003 28,233 1,170
2002 27,631 1,181
2001 27,265 1,192
2000 26,697 1,197
1990 28,272 986

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2019
1247 Aiken, South Carolina 30,869 17.9%
1248 Nicholasville, Kentucky 30,865 48.0%
1249 Ithaca, New York 30,837 6.7%
1250 Lawrenceville, Georgia 30,834 34.0%
1251 Winter Park, Florida 30,825 10.5%
1252 Fitchburg, Wisconsin 30,792 49.3%
1253 Fountain, Colorado 30,735 98.0%
1254 Brooklyn Center, Minnesota 30,690 5.3%
1255 Lafayette, Colorado 30,687 31.3%
1256 Hopkinsville, Kentucky 30,680 1.6%
1257 Morgantown, West Virginia 30,549 14.4%
1258 Canton, Georgia 30,528 259.4%
1259 Poughkeepsie, New York 30,515 1.1%
1260 Crown Point, Indiana 30,488 53.6%
1261 Danville, Illinois 30,479 -11.3%
1262 Windsor, Colorado 30,477 194.1%
1263 Gloucester, Massachusetts 30,430 0.2%
1264 Gurnee, Illinois 30,378 4.9%
1265 Holladay, Utah 30,325 15.3%
1266 Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina 30,324 269.8%
1267 Chamblee, Georgia 30,307 217.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In West Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2019
843 Charleston 46,536 -12.7%
860 Huntington 45,110 -12.8%
1257 Morgantown 30,549 14.4%
1308 Parkersburg 29,306 -12.0%
1443 Wheeling 26,430 -15.5%
1964 Fairmont 18,388 -4.5%
1973 Weirton 18,266 -10.2%
2054 Martinsburg 17,454 17.6%
2209 Beckley 15,940 -7.8%

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