Latest Data (2017)
Population 17,658
Nationwide Rank 2015

Quick Facts

Radford, Virginia is the 2,015th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Radford, Virginia is a city.

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

Radford, Virginia's growth is about average. 40% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Radford, Virginia Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2005 Marion, Illinois 17,762 9.5%
2006 Canby, Oregon 17,759 38.1%
2007 Elizabeth City, North Carolina 17,756 2.9%
2008 Logansport, Indiana 17,755 -9.9%
2009 Sartell, Minnesota 17,752 80.7%
2010 Menasha, Wisconsin 17,748 8.1%
2011 Vincennes, Indiana 17,729 -5.0%
2012 Hinsdale, Illinois 17,705 1.3%
2013 Albert Lea, Minnesota 17,703 -3.9%
2014 Ocean Springs, Mississippi 17,682 2.4%
2015 Radford, Virginia 17,658 11.3%
2016 Centerville, Utah 17,657 20.7%
2017 Godfrey, Illinois 17,650 5.0%
2018 Harrison, New Jersey 17,643 22.3%
2019 Moraga, California 17,630 7.8%
2020 Hannibal, Missouri 17,590 -0.9%
2021 Avon, Indiana 17,568 102.9%
2022 St. Michael, Minnesota 17,565 87.7%
2023 Fort Mill, South Carolina 17,557 118.5%
2024 Maitland, Florida 17,554 20.9%
2025 Tallmadge, Ohio 17,552 6.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1201 Petersburg 31,750 -5.4%
1331 Fredericksburg 28,360 46.4%
1344 Winchester 27,932 17.8%
1452 Salem 25,862 4.2%
1534 Herndon 24,532 12.7%
1536 Staunton 24,528 2.8%
1564 Fairfax 24,097 11.3%
1650 Hopewell 22,621 1.4%
1662 Waynesboro 22,327 13.9%
1665 Christiansburg 22,259 30.8%
1953 Culpeper 18,413 89.8%
1999 Colonial Heights 17,830 5.4%
2015 Radford 17,658 11.3%
2085 Bristol 16,790 -3.0%
2103 Manassas Park 16,591 60.5%
2110 Vienna 16,544 13.9%
2254 Front Royal 15,239 11.8%
2273 Williamsburg 15,031 25.3%
2313 Falls Church 14,583 40.3%
2501 Martinsville 13,142 -14.4%
2676 Poquoson 12,053 4.1%
3087 Warrenton 9,875 46.5%
3117 Purcellville 9,771 168.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 17,658 2,015
2016 17,483 2,018
2015 17,403 2,016
2014 17,646 1,985
2013 17,184 2,006
2012 16,685 2,032
2011 16,769 2,020
2010 16,408 2,033
2009 16,184 2,038
2008 16,114 2,028
2007 16,158 2,008
2006 15,995 2,005
2005 15,859 1,990
2004 15,638 1,992
2003 15,595 1,980
2002 15,892 1,941
2001 16,160 1,892
2000 15,856 1,908
1990 15,940 1,678