Latest Data (2017)
Population 3,380
Nationwide Rank 5842

Quick Facts

Philippi, West Virginia is the 5,842nd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Philippi, West Virginia is a city.

Philippi, West Virginia is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Philippi had its largest population ever.

Philippi, West Virginia is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 74% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
5832 Blackstone, Virginia 3,396 -8.4%
5833 Story City, Iowa 3,396 4.7%
5834 West Lake Hills, Texas 3,396 8.6%
5835 Paris, Arkansas 3,395 -8.4%
5836 Aubrey, Texas 3,391 122.5%
5837 Hanceville, Alabama 3,391 14.2%
5838 Newcastle, Wyoming 3,389 3.8%
5839 Ely, Minnesota 3,387 -9.0%
5840 Mayfield, Ohio 3,386 -1.2%
5841 Jena, Louisiana 3,382 13.3%
5842 Philippi, West Virginia 3,380 17.9%
5843 Pawhuska, Oklahoma 3,377 -6.9%
5844 Corunna, Michigan 3,376 -0.5%
5845 Pittsboro, Indiana 3,375 106.6%
5846 Peshtigo, Wisconsin 3,373 0.2%
5847 Tipton, Missouri 3,372 3.4%
5848 Tuckerton, New Jersey 3,372 -4.1%
5849 Chandler, Indiana 3,371 8.7%
5850 Alamo, Georgia 3,370 73.3%
5851 Annandale, Minnesota 3,370 25.2%
5852 Vicksburg, Michigan 3,370 45.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In West Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4060 Nitro 6,561 -4.5%
4065 Hurricane 6,542 18.9%
4278 Charles Town 5,957 93.1%
4340 Princeton 5,822 -8.6%
4456 Buckhannon 5,529 -4.3%
4627 Ranson corporation 5,173 44.2%
4638 New Martinsville 5,138 -13.9%
4680 Grafton 5,077 -7.3%
4681 Keyser 5,077 -5.2%
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%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 3,380 5,842
2016 3,533 5,727
2015 3,256 5,940
2014 3,233 5,949
2013 3,244 5,935
2012 2,948 6,217
2011 2,960 6,200
2010 2,966 6,171
2009 2,793 6,294
2008 2,775 6,299
2007 2,756 6,297
2006 2,761 6,265
2005 2,757 6,236
2004 2,765 6,206
2003 2,773 6,182
2002 2,785 6,139
2001 2,817 6,097
2000 2,865 6,039
1990 3,207 5,334