Latest Data (2017)
Population 2,424
Nationwide Rank 6896

Quick Facts

Paden City, West Virginia is the 6,896th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Paden City, West Virginia is a city.

Paden City, West Virginia is currently 17.0% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Paden City, West Virginia's growth is extremely below average. 94% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
6886 Mendenhall, Mississippi 2,433 -4.8%
6887 Moorefield, West Virginia 2,433 2.0%
6888 Versailles, Missouri 2,432 -5.4%
6889 Nekoosa, Wisconsin 2,429 -6.1%
6890 Morgantown, Kentucky 2,428 -4.5%
6891 Forsyth, Missouri 2,426 40.7%
6892 Muncy, Pennsylvania 2,426 -8.5%
6893 Telluride, Colorado 2,426 7.6%
6894 Avilla, Indiana 2,425 17.4%
6895 Belleville, Wisconsin 2,425 25.7%
6896 Paden City, West Virginia 2,424 -15.0%
6897 Winneconne, Wisconsin 2,422 1.0%
6898 Spring Valley, Minnesota 2,421 -4.0%
6899 Tappahannock, Virginia 2,421 13.3%
6900 Walters, Oklahoma 2,421 -8.9%
6901 Danville, Arkansas 2,420 1.2%
6902 Odem, Texas 2,420 -2.8%
6903 White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia 2,420 4.4%
6904 Commerce, Oklahoma 2,416 -8.7%
6905 Neillsville, Wisconsin 2,416 -11.5%
6906 Pacolet, South Carolina 2,415 -11.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In West Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
5216 Barboursville 4,217 29.4%
5236 Westover 4,182 6.3%
5253 Point Pleasant 4,153 -10.2%
5393 Weston 3,971 -7.4%
5433 Lewisburg 3,907 8.1%
5562 Ravenswood 3,738 -7.2%
5842 Philippi 3,380 17.9%
5862 Summersville 3,361 2.1%
5993 Ripley 3,231 -0.9%
6055 Pleasant Valley 3,164 2.2%
6218 Kenova 3,007 -14.5%
6294 Kingwood 2,929 -3.9%
6320 Williamstown 2,906 -2.8%
6419 Madison 2,801 3.2%
6425 Williamson 2,796 -17.3%
6454 Fayetteville 2,772 -0.9%
6465 Follansbee 2,765 -10.9%
6660 Milton 2,612 17.8%
6681 Petersburg 2,593 6.3%
6687 Wellsburg 2,589 -10.1%
6716 Granville 2,560 228.6%
6863 Chester 2,448 -5.4%
6864 Hinton 2,448 -14.4%
6887 Moorefield 2,433 2.0%
6896 Paden City 2,424 -15.0%
6903 White Sulphur Springs 2,420 4.4%
6984 Bethlehem 2,359 -10.7%
6988 Winfield 2,359 23.7%
7340 Shinnston 2,129 -6.9%
7378 Spencer 2,111 -10.5%
7518 Mannington 2,043 -3.5%
7677 Star City 1,958 43.5%
7782 Richwood 1,906 -22.8%
7865 Belington 1,864 4.3%
8000 Shepherdstown 1,802 50.0%
8029 St. Marys 1,787 -12.6%
8057 McMechen 1,775 -7.8%
8142 Harrisville 1,740 -5.4%
8143 Welch 1,740 -34.4%
8151 Romney 1,737 -10.5%
8152 Stonewood 1,737 -4.1%
8198 Ronceverte 1,717 9.7%
8462 Eleanor 1,598 16.8%
8568 Montgomery 1,549 -20.0%
8591 Nutter Fort 1,540 -8.2%
8594 Logan 1,539 -5.0%
8687 Terra Alta 1,501 2.8%
8695 New Haven 1,499 -3.8%
8718 Salem 1,492 -28.7%
8743 Rainelle 1,482 -3.8%
8760 Glenville 1,473 -4.5%
8790 West Liberty 1,463 16.2%
8811 Chesapeake 1,456 -11.1%
8914 Parsons 1,415 -2.9%
8919 Glen Dale 1,413 -8.5%
8928 Marmet 1,410 -16.5%
8937 Wayne 1,408 18.0%
9068 Mullens 1,369 -22.5%
9108 Ansted 1,353 -13.9%
9113 Ceredo 1,352 -20.0%
9212 Mount Hope 1,310 -11.5%
9218 Benwood 1,307 -17.1%
9247 Barrackville 1,299 1.0%
9253 Mabscott 1,298 -7.1%
9299 Sistersville 1,288 -18.7%
9345 Sophia 1,274 -1.6%
9375 Buffalo 1,262 7.4%
9434 Oceana 1,245 -19.3%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 2,424 6,896
2016 2,487 6,807
2015 2,506 6,774
2014 2,540 6,709
2013 2,560 6,672
2012 2,589 6,625
2011 2,600 6,603
2010 2,633 6,561
2009 2,560 6,582
2008 2,593 6,528
2007 2,620 6,469
2006 2,659 6,384
2005 2,694 6,307
2004 2,718 6,262
2003 2,733 6,230
2002 2,761 6,170
2001 2,797 6,123
2000 2,855 6,051
1990 2,921 5,598