Latest Data (2018)
Population 5,265
Nationwide Rank 4594

Quick Facts

Richlands, Virginia is the 4,594th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Richlands, Virginia is a town.

Richlands, Virginia is currently 9.6% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Richlands, Virginia's growth is extremely below average. 88% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Richlands, Virginia Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
4584 Eureka, Illinois 5,282 5.0%
4585 Big Bear Lake, California 5,281 -3.4%
4586 Williamsburg, Kentucky 5,281 6.7%
4587 Center, Texas 5,278 -7.0%
4588 Ballston Spa, New York 5,276 -5.2%
4589 Fox Chapel, Pennsylvania 5,274 -7.6%
4590 Williamston, North Carolina 5,273 -11.2%
4591 Highwood, Illinois 5,272 -3.7%
4592 Rothschild, Wisconsin 5,266 5.9%
4593 Aberdeen, Mississippi 5,265 -17.8%
4594 Richlands, Virginia 5,265 -9.6%
4595 Ripley, Mississippi 5,264 -4.0%
4596 Monticello, Indiana 5,260 -7.7%
4597 Midway, Utah 5,257 130.3%
4598 Semmes, Alabama 5,254
4599 Angier, North Carolina 5,253 55.5%
4600 Travelers Rest, South Carolina 5,253 29.0%
4601 Diboll, Texas 5,247 -3.8%
4602 Woodstock, Virginia 5,245 30.5%
4603 Poolesville, Maryland 5,242 1.2%
4604 Saranac Lake, New York 5,242 3.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
3081 Purcellville 10,025 175.1%
3100 Warrenton 9,937 47.4%
3359 Pulaski 8,726 -7.8%
3436 Smithfield 8,441 33.0%
3563 Vinton 8,096 4.8%
3589 Franklin 8,013 -3.1%
3604 Abingdon 7,963 2.7%
3613 Wytheville 7,941 1.6%
3642 Farmville 7,872 15.0%
3657 Ashland 7,840 17.9%
3706 South Boston 7,659 -9.5%
3876 Lexington 7,136 4.5%
4033 Strasburg 6,658 62.7%
4065 Bedford 6,585 4.2%
4120 Galax 6,423 -6.2%
4189 Buena Vista 6,237 -1.8%
4238 Bridgewater 6,106 17.6%
4423 Marion 5,634 -11.1%
4508 Covington 5,460 -13.2%
4594 Richlands 5,265 -9.6%
4602 Woodstock 5,245 30.5%
4609 Dumfries 5,234 6.0%
4614 Big Stone Gap 5,218 -9.3%
4659 Emporia 5,121 -9.5%
4704 Orange 5,049 22.2%
4810 Bluefield 4,882 -8.4%
4833 Luray 4,858 -0.2%
4888 Rocky Mount 4,748 4.8%
5125 South Hill 4,365 -4.0%
5140 Berryville 4,342 44.6%
5241 Tazewell 4,194 -5.6%
5401 Norton 3,968 2.2%
5429 Broadway 3,941 76.1%
5691 Colonial Beach 3,587 11.4%
5755 Clifton Forge 3,508 -18.0%
5833 Altavista 3,414 -0.2%
5850 Blackstone 3,387 -8.6%
5969 West Point 3,261 13.6%
6050 Lebanon 3,178 -3.4%
6279 Wise 2,959 -9.7%
6347 Elkton 2,881 9.3%
6349 Chincoteague 2,879 -33.4%
6392 Grottoes 2,839 30.6%
6493 Windsor 2,746 20.3%
6589 Timberville 2,678 32.8%
6627 Pearisburg 2,655 -2.9%
6629 Hillsville 2,653 -6.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 5,265 4,594
2017 5,325 4,551
2016 5,428 4,488
2015 5,504 4,442
2014 5,583 4,397
2013 5,671 4,350
2012 5,694 4,330
2011 5,751 4,290
2010 5,823 4,239
2009 5,645 4,275
2008 5,647 4,252
2007 5,662 4,228
2006 5,685 4,203
2005 5,679 4,176
2004 5,701 4,145
2003 5,717 4,121
2002 5,729 4,090
2001 5,747 4,067
2000 5,825 4,011
1990 4,506 4,346