Latest Data (2017)
Population 1,802
Nationwide Rank 8000

Quick Facts

Shepherdstown, West Virginia is the 8,000th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Shepherdstown, West Virginia is a town.

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

Shepherdstown, West Virginia is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 97% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
7990 Westhampton Beach, New York 1,806 -5.0%
7991 Bay, Arkansas 1,805 -0.6%
7992 Driggs, Idaho 1,805 53.0%
7993 Ortonville, Minnesota 1,805 -15.8%
7994 Glouster, Ohio 1,804 -8.7%
7995 Roberts, Wisconsin 1,804 77.5%
7996 Century, Florida 1,803 -1.3%
7997 South Floral Park, New York 1,803 14.2%
7998 Humboldt, Kansas 1,802 -9.8%
7999 New Oxford, Pennsylvania 1,802 6.1%
8000 Shepherdstown, West Virginia 1,802 50.0%
8001 Marion, Kansas 1,801 -14.6%
8002 Mayville, North Dakota 1,800 -7.7%
8003 Santa Clara, New Mexico 1,800 -7.1%
8004 Decatur, Arkansas 1,799 24.4%
8005 Rector, Arkansas 1,799 -10.3%
8006 Spring Park, Minnesota 1,799 4.8%
8007 Cedar Bluff, Alabama 1,798 21.0%
8008 Dunnellon, Florida 1,798 -2.3%
8009 Mount Zion, Georgia 1,798 39.9%
8010 Port Carbon, Pennsylvania 1,798 -5.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In West Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
5842 Philippi 3,380 17.9%
5862 Summersville 3,361 2.1%
5993 Ripley 3,231 -0.9%
6055 Pleasant Valley 3,164 2.2%
6218 Kenova 3,007 -14.5%
6294 Kingwood 2,929 -3.9%
6320 Williamstown 2,906 -2.8%
6419 Madison 2,801 3.2%
6425 Williamson 2,796 -17.3%
6454 Fayetteville 2,772 -0.9%
6465 Follansbee 2,765 -10.9%
6660 Milton 2,612 17.8%
6681 Petersburg 2,593 6.3%
6687 Wellsburg 2,589 -10.1%
6716 Granville 2,560 228.6%
6863 Chester 2,448 -5.4%
6864 Hinton 2,448 -14.4%
6887 Moorefield 2,433 2.0%
6896 Paden City 2,424 -15.0%
6903 White Sulphur Springs 2,420 4.4%
6984 Bethlehem 2,359 -10.7%
6988 Winfield 2,359 23.7%
7340 Shinnston 2,129 -6.9%
7378 Spencer 2,111 -10.5%
7518 Mannington 2,043 -3.5%
7677 Star City 1,958 43.5%
7782 Richwood 1,906 -22.8%
7865 Belington 1,864 4.3%
8000 Shepherdstown 1,802 50.0%
8029 St. Marys 1,787 -12.6%
8057 McMechen 1,775 -7.8%
8142 Harrisville 1,740 -5.4%
8143 Welch 1,740 -34.4%
8151 Romney 1,737 -10.5%
8152 Stonewood 1,737 -4.1%
8198 Ronceverte 1,717 9.7%
8462 Eleanor 1,598 16.8%
8568 Montgomery 1,549 -20.0%
8591 Nutter Fort 1,540 -8.2%
8594 Logan 1,539 -5.0%
8687 Terra Alta 1,501 2.8%
8695 New Haven 1,499 -3.8%
8718 Salem 1,492 -28.7%
8743 Rainelle 1,482 -3.8%
8760 Glenville 1,473 -4.5%
8790 West Liberty 1,463 16.2%
8811 Chesapeake 1,456 -11.1%
8914 Parsons 1,415 -2.9%
8919 Glen Dale 1,413 -8.5%
8928 Marmet 1,410 -16.5%
8937 Wayne 1,408 18.0%
9068 Mullens 1,369 -22.5%
9108 Ansted 1,353 -13.9%
9113 Ceredo 1,352 -20.0%
9212 Mount Hope 1,310 -11.5%
9218 Benwood 1,307 -17.1%
9247 Barrackville 1,299 1.0%
9253 Mabscott 1,298 -7.1%
9299 Sistersville 1,288 -18.7%
9345 Sophia 1,274 -1.6%
9375 Buffalo 1,262 7.4%
9434 Oceana 1,245 -19.3%
9703 Belle 1,162 -7.4%
9737 Alderson 1,155 5.9%
9774 Clendenin 1,142 1.6%
9796 Chapmanville 1,137 -5.5%
9841 Monongah 1,124 14.2%
10017 Hamlin 1,072 -4.1%
10102 New Cumberland 1,050 -4.2%
10116 Pennsboro 1,045 -12.6%
10168 Bolivar 1,031 -1.6%
10330 Marlinton 994 -18.2%
10355 Sutton 988 -2.1%
10359 Poca 987 -2.6%
10553 Mason 944 -11.7%
10577 Cedar Grove 940 9.3%
10630 Carpendale 928 -2.0%
10669 Athens 921 -22.9%
10690 Rupert 919 -2.0%
10700 Rivesville 917 1.4%
10748 East Bank 904 -2.7%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 1,802 8,000
2016 1,991 7,612
2015 2,079 7,432
2014 2,095 7,395
2013 2,140 7,304
2012 1,736 8,110
2011 1,740 8,098
2010 1,734 8,113
2009 1,157 9,604
2008 1,152 9,621
2007 1,161 9,571
2006 1,161 9,562
2005 1,161 9,549
2004 1,142 9,624
2003 1,152 9,583
2002 1,151 9,577
2001 1,210 9,353
2000 1,201 9,403
1990 1,497 8,079