Latest Data (2017)
Population 231
Nationwide Rank 16263

Quick Facts

The Plains, Virginia is the 16,263rd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

The Plains, Virginia is a town.

The Plains, Virginia is currently 17.2% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

The Plains, Virginia's growth is below average. 76% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
16253 Cromwell, Minnesota 231 21.5%
16254 Fitzhugh, Oklahoma 231 13.2%
16255 Forest City, Illinois 231 -19.5%
16256 Glen Campbell, Pennsylvania 231 -24.2%
16257 Kite, Georgia 231 -4.1%
16258 Little Creek, Delaware 231 18.4%
16259 Nebo, Kentucky 231 5.0%
16260 Pease, Minnesota 231 39.1%
16261 Roy, New Mexico 231 -22.7%
16262 Springview, Nebraska 231 -18.6%
16263 The Plains, Virginia 231 -17.2%
16264 Trent, South Dakota 231 -8.6%
16265 Upper Kalskag, Alaska 231 0.4%
16266 Corinth, Kentucky 230 26.3%
16267 Harrison, Nebraska 230 -17.2%
16268 Lignite, North Dakota 230 32.9%
16269 Lynch, Nebraska 230 -13.8%
16270 Nilwood, Illinois 230 -19.0%
16271 Paton, Iowa 230 -13.2%
16272 Portersville, Pennsylvania 230 -14.1%
16273 Pyatt, Arkansas 230 -8.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
13726 Cheriton 458 -7.6%
13780 Fries 452 -26.1%
13810 Mount Crawford 450 49.5%
13888 Dillwyn 441 0.2%
13919 Floyd 438 1.1%
14004 Troutville 430 0.9%
14162 Boydton 412 -13.4%
14232 Burkeville 405 -17.1%
14237 Irvington 405 -39.8%
14405 Melfa 387 -14.0%
14406 Montross 387 23.2%
14440 Stanardsville 384 -19.4%
14566 Bloxom 371 -11.2%
14581 Goshen 370 -8.8%
14614 Nickelsville 366 -18.1%
14634 Iron Gate 363 -9.9%
14649 Pocahontas 362 -17.3%
14874 Claremont 342 -0.2%
14928 Fincastle 338 -5.8%
14965 White Stone 335 -6.4%
15139 Ivor 318 -0.3%
15287 Clinchco 306 -27.4%
15323 Dungannon 303 -4.1%
15367 Newsoms 299 4.1%
15418 Clifton 295 59.4%
15614 Alberta 279 -11.9%
15654 Brodnax 275 -12.9%
15717 Toms Brook 271 9.7%
15989 Dendron 250 -15.8%
16098 Madison 242 15.2%
16191 Boones Mill 235 -18.6%
16200 Saxis 235 -30.2%
16263 The Plains 231 -17.2%
16366 Surry 224 -14.1%
16367 Wachapreague 224 -5.0%
16398 Painter 222 -9.7%
16415 Pamplin City 221 11.6%
16472 Phenix 217 9.0%
16638 Port Royal 205 20.5%
16707 Hallwood 201 -30.6%
17012 Stony Creek 181 -9.9%
17041 Cleveland 178 20.2%
17125 Keller 173 0.0%
17216 Eastville 167 -17.3%
17226 Troutdale 167 -13.9%
17409 Capron 155 -10.4%
17504 New Castle 150 -16.2%
17664 Virgilina 140 -11.9%
17694 Monterey 138 -12.1%
17867 Scottsburg 129 -16.7%
17901 Washington 127 -30.2%
18072 Branchville 116 -5.6%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 231 16,263
2016 228 16,329
2015 226 16,354
2014 224 16,395
2013 221 16,444
2012 220 16,482
2011 219 16,502
2010 217 16,527
2009 302 15,390
2008 300 15,418
2007 298 15,453
2006 299 15,444
2005 296 15,489
2004 293 15,535
2003 290 15,580
2002 287 15,632
2001 283 15,705
2000 279 15,764
1990 219 16,411