Latest Data (2017)
Population 5,325
Nationwide Rank 4551

Quick Facts

Richlands, Virginia is the 4,551st largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Richlands, Virginia is a town.

Richlands, Virginia is currently 8.6% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Richlands, Virginia's growth is extremely below average. 90% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Richlands, Virginia Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4541 Willow Park, Texas 5,340 84.5%
4542 Carlisle, Ohio 5,336 3.3%
4543 Evansville, Wisconsin 5,335 30.2%
4544 St. Clair, Michigan 5,335 -7.9%
4545 Clarinda, Iowa 5,334 -5.9%
4546 Eureka, Illinois 5,334 6.1%
4547 Jeanerette, Louisiana 5,332 -11.8%
4548 Aberdeen, Mississippi 5,328 -16.8%
4549 Center, Texas 5,326 -6.2%
4550 Highwood, Illinois 5,325 -2.7%
4551 Richlands, Virginia 5,325 -8.5%
4552 Rothschild, Wisconsin 5,325 7.1%
4553 Titusville, Pennsylvania 5,323 -13.3%
4554 Manitou Springs, Colorado 5,322 6.5%
4555 Adel, Georgia 5,317 0.0%
4556 Glenwood, Iowa 5,312 -1.5%
4557 Blaine, Washington 5,311 40.0%
4558 Fox Chapel, Pennsylvania 5,309 -7.0%
4559 Edgewater, Colorado 5,308 -2.7%
4560 Palmerton, Pennsylvania 5,306 1.2%
4561 Clarion, Pennsylvania 5,305 -13.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
3087 Warrenton 9,875 46.5%
3117 Purcellville 9,771 168.1%
3332 Pulaski 8,764 -7.4%
3452 Smithfield 8,355 31.6%
3516 Franklin 8,176 -1.2%
3560 Vinton 8,065 4.4%
3580 Wytheville 7,998 2.4%
3582 Abingdon 7,981 3.0%
3627 Farmville 7,831 14.4%
3644 Ashland 7,796 17.2%
3659 South Boston 7,773 -8.1%
3876 Lexington 7,106 4.1%
4031 Galax 6,625 -3.2%
4036 Strasburg 6,617 61.7%
4067 Bedford 6,536 3.5%
4150 Buena Vista 6,327 -0.3%
4237 Bridgewater 6,062 16.8%
4402 Marion 5,659 -10.7%
4454 Covington 5,531 -12.1%
4551 Richlands 5,325 -8.5%
4575 Emporia 5,282 -6.7%
4587 Big Stone Gap 5,263 -8.5%
4600 Dumfries 5,230 5.9%
4608 Woodstock 5,212 29.7%
4736 Orange 4,978 20.5%
4836 Luray 4,817 -1.0%
4853 Rocky Mount 4,764 5.1%
4883 Bluefield 4,714 -11.6%
5094 South Hill 4,377 -3.8%
5125 Berryville 4,338 44.5%
5197 Tazewell 4,240 -4.6%
5415 Norton 3,936 1.4%
5454 Broadway 3,880 73.4%
5680 Colonial Beach 3,579 11.2%
5697 Clifton Forge 3,565 -16.6%
5804 Altavista 3,422 0.0%
5832 Blackstone 3,396 -8.4%
5909 West Point 3,312 15.4%
6007 Lebanon 3,214 -2.3%
6225 Wise 2,998 -8.5%
6336 Chincoteague 2,888 -33.2%
6374 Elkton 2,844 7.9%
6427 Grottoes 2,795 28.6%
6534 Windsor 2,716 19.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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