Latest Data (2017)
Population 3,362
Nationwide Rank 5860

Quick Facts

Water Valley, Mississippi is the 5,860th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Water Valley, Mississippi is a city.

Water Valley, Mississippi is currently 9.2% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

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

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
5850 Alamo, Georgia 3,370 73.3%
5851 Annandale, Minnesota 3,370 25.2%
5852 Vicksburg, Michigan 3,370 45.5%
5853 Benton City, Washington 3,369 28.7%
5854 Palmyra, New York 3,367 -3.2%
5855 Pine Island, Minnesota 3,366 36.7%
5856 Virden, Illinois 3,366 -3.4%
5857 Edcouch, Texas 3,365 -1.5%
5858 Hollywood Park, Texas 3,365 12.8%
5859 Lowville, New York 3,362 -3.1%
5860 Water Valley, Mississippi 3,362 -9.2%
5861 Etna, Pennsylvania 3,361 -15.6%
5862 Summersville, West Virginia 3,361 2.1%
5863 Tiffin, Iowa 3,361 207.2%
5864 Ossian, Indiana 3,360 13.7%
5865 Waller, Texas 3,359 47.5%
5866 Sharpsburg, Pennsylvania 3,357 -7.2%
5867 Greensboro, Georgia 3,354 2.3%
5868 Riverside, Missouri 3,354 12.5%
5869 Islandia, New York 3,353 9.4%
5870 Manor, Pennsylvania 3,353 23.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Mississippi

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4135 Waveland 6,354 -20.2%
4158 Louisville 6,279 -10.2%
4227 Pontotoc 6,077 12.7%
4247 Columbia 6,037 -8.6%
4319 Pass Christian 5,878 -10.7%
4403 Forest 5,655 -5.3%
4548 Aberdeen 5,328 -16.8%
4577 Ripley 5,278 -3.7%
4727 Saltillo 4,987 46.8%
4782 Waynesboro 4,903 -14.8%
4815 Crystal Springs 4,853 -17.2%
4832 Carthage 4,822 4.1%
4986 Ellisville 4,549 9.4%
4990 Wiggins 4,543 17.5%
5063 Florence 4,427 73.8%
5167 Winona 4,280 -21.1%
5173 Magee 4,274 1.8%
5352 Fulton 4,011 2.8%
5384 Leland 3,981 -27.3%
5477 Hazlehurst 3,852 -12.2%
5772 Houston 3,464 -14.7%
5803 Morton 3,423 -1.7%
5860 Water Valley 3,362 -9.2%
5916 Baldwyn 3,304 -0.6%
5979 Verona 3,246 -2.8%
6003 Newton 3,219 -12.8%
6171 Lucedale 3,062 23.1%
6265 Iuka 2,964 -2.9%
6296 Poplarville 2,929 12.4%
6506 Guntown 2,735 130.6%
6596 Ruleville 2,671 -17.0%
6718 Okolona 2,560 -16.2%
6750 Macon 2,537 -15.3%
6820 Collins 2,481 -7.7%
6876 Hollandale 2,443 -28.5%
6886 Mendenhall 2,433 -4.8%
6975 Durant 2,365 -19.3%
7042 Purvis 2,322 6.3%
7115 Magnolia 2,283 9.3%
7214 Lumberton 2,211 -1.6%
7217 Raymond 2,210 8.1%
7258 Farmington 2,181 1.6%
7271 Moorhead 2,176 -15.0%
7307 Quitman 2,151 -12.4%
7500 Eupora 2,051 -11.7%
7532 Shelby 2,035 -30.0%
7548 Belmont 2,025 3.3%
7644 Tchula 1,976 -16.0%
7645 Belzoni 1,975 -25.7%
7664 Rolling Fork 1,967 -20.3%
7676 Charleston 1,958 -10.7%
7712 Nettleton 1,942 -3.6%
7748 Union 1,925 -4.7%
7805 Wesson 1,894 4.2%
7851 Itta Bena 1,873 -14.2%
7890 Flora 1,855 19.5%
7901 Bruce 1,847 -11.4%
8072 Shannon 1,771 6.4%
8102 Decatur 1,758 -7.6%
8113 Shaw 1,750 -24.2%
8118 Sumrall 1,748 67.7%
8184 Bay Springs 1,723 -18.1%
8244 Calhoun City 1,696 -9.2%
8265 Drew 1,688 -30.2%
8273 Rosedale 1,685 -30.3%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 3,362 5,860
2016 3,393 5,824
2015 3,380 5,819
2014 3,326 5,854
2013 3,350 5,826
2012 3,338 5,819
2011 3,358 5,812
2010 3,392 5,768
2009 3,976 5,231
2008 3,933 5,243
2007 3,950 5,218
2006 3,884 5,233
2005 3,833 5,245
2004 3,779 5,266
2003 3,777 5,248
2002 3,758 5,238
2001 3,762 5,225
2000 3,703 5,245
1990 3,621 4,972