Latest Data (2017)
Population 636
Nationwide Rank 12306

Quick Facts

Peterstown, West Virginia is the 12,306th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Peterstown, West Virginia is a town.

Peterstown, West Virginia is currently 2.6% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Peterstown, West Virginia is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 96% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
12296 Simla, Colorado 638 -4.4%
12297 Valleyview, Ohio 638 6.3%
12298 Elgin, Iowa 637 -5.7%
12299 Huntsville, Utah 637 -2.5%
12300 Stanton, Iowa 637 -11.0%
12301 Agency, Iowa 636 2.2%
12302 Bennington, Kansas 636 1.5%
12303 Harrah, Washington 636 25.1%
12304 Madison, Kansas 636 -25.5%
12305 Milnor, North Dakota 636 -10.2%
12306 Peterstown, West Virginia 636 27.7%
12307 Ridgeway, Wisconsin 636 -7.5%
12308 San Luis, Colorado 636 -13.9%
12309 Alexandria, South Dakota 635 12.1%
12310 Davis, Illinois 635 -3.7%
12311 Nelsonville, New York 635 12.1%
12312 New Hope, Texas 635 -2.7%
12313 Isola, Mississippi 634 -16.7%
12314 Moravia, Iowa 634 -8.5%
12315 Burlington, Illinois 633 7.1%
12316 Gates, Tennessee 633 -29.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In West Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
9375 Buffalo 1,262 7.4%
9434 Oceana 1,245 -19.3%
9703 Belle 1,162 -7.4%
9737 Alderson 1,155 5.9%
9774 Clendenin 1,142 1.6%
9796 Chapmanville 1,137 -5.5%
9841 Monongah 1,124 14.2%
10017 Hamlin 1,072 -4.1%
10102 New Cumberland 1,050 -4.2%
10116 Pennsboro 1,045 -12.6%
10168 Bolivar 1,031 -1.6%
10330 Marlinton 994 -18.2%
10355 Sutton 988 -2.1%
10359 Poca 987 -2.6%
10553 Mason 944 -11.7%
10577 Cedar Grove 940 9.3%
10630 Carpendale 928 -2.0%
10669 Athens 921 -22.9%
10690 Rupert 919 -2.0%
10700 Rivesville 917 1.4%
10748 East Bank 904 -2.7%
10810 Bethany 888 -9.7%
10859 Belmont 876 -15.2%
10876 Gassaway 873 -3.0%
10888 Cameron 871 -27.7%
10951 Glasgow 860 10.1%
11017 Lumberport 848 -9.5%
11112 West Union 833 3.3%
11140 Elizabeth 827 -16.8%
11141 Gary 827 -9.0%
11224 Piedmont 813 -19.1%
11349 North Hills 793 -9.5%
11493 Middlebourne 766 -11.9%
11538 Triadelphia 759 -6.8%
11567 Smithers 754 -16.3%
11589 Anmoore 749 9.5%
11674 West Hamlin 736 6.0%
11806 War 715 -11.6%
11921 Mill Creek 696 5.2%
11961 Addison (Webster Springs) 688 -14.8%
12049 Beverly 675 4.1%
12065 Fort Gay 673 -17.9%
12130 Man 664 -13.4%
12163 White Hall 660 10.0%
12198 Franklin 652 -26.0%
12248 Davis 644 3.7%
12306 Peterstown 636 27.7%
12341 Ridgeley 630 -16.6%
12344 Danville 629 10.3%
12484 West Milford 609 -6.3%
12535 Bath (Berkeley Springs) 602 -18.5%
12547 Grant Town 601 -8.2%
12558 Bancroft 600 63.0%
12568 Pineville 599 -16.3%
12575 Reedsville 598 15.6%
12596 Hartford City 595 13.1%
12717 Rowlesburg 577 -5.7%
12729 Pratt 575 2.8%
12766 Gauley Bridge 570 -22.6%
12881 Thomas 556 -7.7%
12933 Union 550 0.5%
12960 Masontown 544 -15.6%
13063 Grantsville 531 -5.8%
13206 Delbarton 514 1.7%
13293 Pine Grove 504 -11.4%
13362 Clearview 497 -15.4%
13418 Paw Paw 491 -6.2%
13420 Burnsville 490 1.8%
13440 Junior 487 8.4%
13491 Beech Bottom 482 -21.7%
13492 Cowen 482 -5.6%
13576 Lost Creek 474 1.2%
13748 Clay 456 -22.8%
13800 Whitesville 451 -13.1%
13878 Matewan 442 -10.7%
14204 Fairview 408 -7.9%
14255 Gilbert 403 -2.6%
14359 Jane Lew 392 -2.9%
14376 Windsor Heights 390 -9.0%
14563 West Logan 372 -10.5%
14567 Capon Bridge 371 72.5%
14590 Farmington 369 -4.4%
14627 Kermit 364 43.3%
14706 Valley Grove 357 -16.7%
14710 Davy 356 -9.6%
14711 Ellenboro 356 -4.3%
14715 Northfork 356 -30.8%
14757 Meadow Bridge 352 10.0%
14824 Bramwell 346 -18.7%
15054 Handley 325 -9.9%
15082 Lester 323 0.6%
15125 Newburg 319 -11.1%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 636 12,306
2016 636 12,302
2015 645 12,238
2014 650 12,227
2013 645 12,259
2012 648 12,236
2011 653 12,213
2010 653 12,201
2009 496 13,388
2008 499 13,370
2007 493 13,423
2006 493 13,417
2005 495 13,405
2004 494 13,420
2003 497 13,391
2002 496 13,405
2001 498 13,396
2000 498 13,409
1990 550 12,606