Latest Data (2017)
Population 1,462
Nationwide Rank 8796

Quick Facts

Rural Retreat, Virginia is the 8,796th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Rural Retreat, Virginia is a town.

Rural Retreat, Virginia is currently 1.4% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Rural Retreat, Virginia is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 68% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
8786 Saxonburg, Pennsylvania 1,464 -10.1%
8787 Sumas, Washington 1,464 50.6%
8788 Celina, Tennessee 1,463 6.0%
8789 Fair Grove, Missouri 1,463 29.4%
8790 West Liberty, West Virginia 1,463 16.2%
8791 Alvord, Texas 1,462 35.3%
8792 Macedon, New York 1,462 -2.3%
8793 Manton, Michigan 1,462 19.8%
8794 Pittsville, Maryland 1,462 23.4%
8795 Plandome, New York 1,462 14.7%
8796 Rural Retreat, Virginia 1,462 8.4%
8797 Somerset, Ohio 1,462 -5.6%
8798 Akron, Iowa 1,461 -1.8%
8799 Cleveland, Wisconsin 1,461 7.5%
8800 Duck Hill, Mississippi 1,461 86.5%
8801 Irwindale, California 1,461 1.0%
8802 Fox Lake, Wisconsin 1,460 -0.8%
8803 Laflin, Pennsylvania 1,460 -2.7%
8804 Bel-Nor, Missouri 1,459 -8.5%
8805 State Center, Iowa 1,459 8.2%
8806 Woodsboro, Texas 1,459 -13.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
6336 Chincoteague 2,888 -33.2%
6374 Elkton 2,844 7.9%
6427 Grottoes 2,795 28.6%
6534 Windsor 2,716 19.0%
6610 Pearisburg 2,661 -2.7%
6618 Hillsville 2,654 -6.4%
6623 Dublin 2,649 17.7%
6627 Timberville 2,645 31.2%
6899 Tappahannock 2,421 13.3%
7040 Shenandoah 2,323 -0.4%
7181 New Market 2,237 28.8%
7185 Chase City 2,234 -8.7%
7231 Amherst 2,199 -2.1%
7275 Crewe 2,171 -8.7%
7419 Mount Jackson 2,093 10.8%
7492 Lovettsville 2,054 131.3%
7603 Stephens City 1,999 48.4%
7607 Waverly 1,997 -13.2%
7674 Narrows 1,960 -7.5%
7713 Saltville 1,942 -11.8%
7780 Gate City 1,907 -12.8%
7787 Coeburn 1,901 -5.7%
8047 Appomattox 1,778 1.2%
8115 Pennington Gap 1,749 -4.0%
8170 Chilhowie 1,729 -5.3%
8200 Haymarket 1,715 87.8%
8315 Louisa 1,663 18.4%
8332 Stanley 1,655 4.8%
8355 Victoria 1,642 -9.4%
8447 Dayton 1,606 19.0%
8480 Gordonsville 1,591 5.9%
8481 Appalachia 1,590 -13.2%
8734 Warsaw 1,485 8.2%
8796 Rural Retreat 1,462 8.4%
8854 Chatham 1,439 7.7%
8876 Glade Spring 1,429 3.3%
8912 Kilmarnock 1,416 3.2%
8982 Exmore 1,396 -2.2%
9030 Stuart 1,379 -9.8%
9097 Honaker 1,356 -10.0%
9109 Middletown 1,353 31.3%
9170 Clintwood 1,327 -13.9%
9439 Hurt 1,243 -3.2%
9458 Weber City 1,235 -12.7%
9481 Halifax 1,227 -11.4%
9491 Courtland 1,224 -3.4%
9497 Onancock 1,223 -19.6%
9526 Gretna 1,213 -5.8%
9558 Kenbridge 1,206 -9.7%
9630 Clarksville 1,183 -10.6%
9679 Buchanan 1,169 -5.2%
9688 Bowling Green 1,166 24.7%
9898 Glasgow 1,107 5.9%
9906 Brookneal 1,103 -12.3%
9971 Pembroke 1,088 -4.5%
10004 Occoquan 1,076 43.2%
10054 Edinburg 1,063 26.2%
10104 Lawrenceville 1,049 -17.5%
10192 Cedar Bluff 1,025 -4.9%
10251 Cape Charles 1,009 -10.4%
10534 Pound 949 -12.7%
10538 Jonesville 948 -4.4%
10628 Grundy 929 -15.3%
10635 Craigsville 927 -7.1%
10763 Independence 901 -6.9%
10818 St. Paul 887 -12.5%
11005 Middleburg 851 26.4%
11033 Wakefield 846 -18.5%
11188 Parksley 820 -2.0%
11320 Keysville 798 -1.9%
11363 Damascus 790 -19.4%
11614 Rich Creek 747 11.8%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 1,462 8,796
2016 1,480 8,734
2015 1,485 8,713
2014 1,485 8,709
2013 1,495 8,674
2012 1,485 8,694
2011 1,480 8,698
2010 1,483 8,682
2009 1,342 9,015
2008 1,338 9,021
2007 1,339 9,003
2006 1,337 8,989
2005 1,335 8,978
2004 1,325 9,007
2003 1,330 8,975
2002 1,330 8,969
2001 1,334 8,959
2000 1,348 8,912
1990 990 9,828