Latest Data (2017)
Population 24,528
Nationwide Rank 1536

Quick Facts

Staunton, Virginia is the 1,536th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Staunton, Virginia is a city.

Staunton, Virginia is currently 0.2% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Staunton, Virginia's growth is below average. 70% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Staunton, Virginia Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1526 Hazleton, Pennsylvania 24,723 6.2%
1527 San Fernando, California 24,714 4.6%
1528 Palmetto Bay, Florida 24,710 3.7%
1529 Collinsville, Illinois 24,703 -0.9%
1530 Watauga, Texas 24,602 11.6%
1531 Homer Glen, Illinois 24,591 9.5%
1532 Fountain Hills, Arizona 24,583 20.0%
1533 Elmwood Park, Illinois 24,537 -3.3%
1534 Herndon, Virginia 24,532 12.7%
1535 San Benito, Texas 24,528 1.1%
1536 Staunton, Virginia 24,528 2.8%
1537 Bainbridge Island, Washington 24,522 20.1%
1538 Elk River, Minnesota 24,506 46.8%
1539 Bridgeton, New Jersey 24,505 7.7%
1540 Norton Shores, Michigan 24,501 8.5%
1541 Ottumwa, Iowa 24,454 -1.9%
1542 Inkster, Michigan 24,453 -18.7%
1543 South Plainfield, New Jersey 24,435 11.7%
1544 Norfolk, Nebraska 24,434 4.4%
1545 Coronado, California 24,417 1.1%
1546 Kernersville, North Carolina 24,386 29.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
805 Charlottesville 48,019 19.6%
856 Blacksburg 44,563 11.8%
920 Manassas 41,501 18.9%
928 Danville 41,130 -14.7%
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%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 24,528 1,536
2016 24,363 1,539
2015 24,416 1,523
2014 24,538 1,507
2013 24,350 1,504
2012 23,921 1,515
2011 24,067 1,491
2010 23,746 1,500
2009 23,886 1,475
2008 23,899 1,457
2007 23,726 1,449
2006 23,333 1,453
2005 23,379 1,434
2004 23,144 1,428
2003 23,260 1,411
2002 23,884 1,364
2001 23,639 1,361
2000 23,843 1,332
1990 24,581 1,133