Latest Data (2018)
Population 4,121
Nationwide Rank 5291

Quick Facts

Point Pleasant, West Virginia is the 5,291st largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Point Pleasant, West Virginia is a city.

Point Pleasant, West Virginia is currently 21.9% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Point Pleasant, West Virginia's growth is extremely below average. 86% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
5281 Monongahela, Pennsylvania 4,131 -13.0%
5282 Cedarville, Ohio 4,130 9.2%
5283 Louisville, Tennessee 4,129 100.3%
5284 Sharpsville, Pennsylvania 4,125 -7.9%
5285 Monte Vista, Colorado 4,124 -10.0%
5286 Reedsport, Oregon 4,124 -5.6%
5287 Tabor City, North Carolina 4,122 62.2%
5288 West Milwaukee, Wisconsin 4,122 -1.1%
5289 Fleetwood, Pennsylvania 4,121 2.6%
5290 Lathrup Village, Michigan 4,121 -2.5%
5291 Point Pleasant, West Virginia 4,121 -10.9%
5292 Scottdale, Pennsylvania 4,121 -13.4%
5293 Burnham, Illinois 4,119 -1.1%
5294 Randleman, North Carolina 4,119 14.6%
5295 Forsyth, Georgia 4,117 -0.2%
5296 Pocola, Oklahoma 4,117 2.7%
5297 Sinking Spring, Pennsylvania 4,116 53.2%
5298 Austin, Indiana 4,114 -13.4%
5299 Liberty, New York 4,113 2.4%
5300 Northwoods, Missouri 4,110 -11.3%
5301 Caseyville, Illinois 4,107 -5.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In West Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
3523 Oak Hill 8,218 8.4%
3852 Dunbar 7,205 -11.4%
3914 Elkins 7,026 -0.2%
4092 Hurricane 6,506 18.3%
4102 Nitro 6,462 -5.9%
4249 Charles Town 6,064 96.6%
4386 Princeton 5,741 -9.9%
4486 Buckhannon 5,493 -5.0%
4636 Ranson corporation 5,182 44.5%
4649 New Martinsville 5,141 -13.9%
4710 Grafton 5,040 -7.9%
4736 Keyser 4,985 -6.9%
5231 Westover 4,217 7.2%
5245 Barboursville 4,185 28.4%
5291 Point Pleasant 4,121 -10.9%
5454 Weston 3,910 -8.8%
5505 Lewisburg 3,831 6.0%
5624 Ravenswood 3,668 -8.9%
5880 Philippi 3,352 16.9%
5903 Summersville 3,322 1.0%
6041 Ripley 3,185 -2.3%
6092 Pleasant Valley 3,145 1.6%
6203 Kenova 3,037 -13.7%
6288 Kingwood 2,939 -3.6%
6345 Williamstown 2,882 -3.6%
6464 Fayetteville 2,762 -1.2%
6472 Madison 2,758 1.6%
6496 Williamson 2,744 -18.8%
6512 Follansbee 2,735 -11.8%
6656 Petersburg 2,621 7.4%
6689 Granville 2,590 232.4%
6715 Milton 2,568 15.8%
6725 Wellsburg 2,559 -11.1%
6901 Moorefield 2,432 2.0%
6929 Chester 2,414 -6.7%
6947 White Sulphur Springs 2,398 3.4%
6954 Hinton 2,395 -16.3%
6959 Paden City 2,389 -16.3%
6989 Winfield 2,370 24.2%
7037 Bethlehem 2,341 -11.4%
7360 Shinnston 2,119 -7.4%
7439 Spencer 2,088 -11.5%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 4,121 5,291
2017 4,153 5,253
2016 4,237 5,191
2015 4,276 5,144
2014 4,284 5,124
2013 4,314 5,092
2012 4,310 5,077
2011 4,336 5,060
2010 4,350 5,034
2009 4,394 4,955
2008 4,401 4,933
2007 4,375 4,925
2006 4,409 4,865
2005 4,419 4,838
2004 4,475 4,780
2003 4,524 4,724
2002 4,550 4,696
2001 4,605 4,639
2000 4,629 4,618
1990 5,278 3,921