Latest Data (2017)
Population 2,796
Nationwide Rank 6425

Quick Facts

Williamson, West Virginia is the 6,425th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Williamson, West Virginia is a city.

Williamson, West Virginia is currently 38.6% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Williamson, West Virginia's growth is extremely below average. 97% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
6415 Honeoye Falls, New York 2,803 7.9%
6416 Kulpmont, Pennsylvania 2,803 -5.9%
6417 Almont, Michigan 2,801 -0.4%
6418 Brighton, Alabama 2,801 -22.8%
6419 Madison, West Virginia 2,801 3.2%
6420 Moonachie, New Jersey 2,800 1.6%
6421 Rising Sun, Maryland 2,800 59.6%
6422 Ithaca, Michigan 2,799 -9.7%
6423 Moose Lake, Minnesota 2,798 24.9%
6424 Osage City, Kansas 2,796 -7.0%
6425 Williamson, West Virginia 2,796 -17.3%
6426 Arcadia, Louisiana 2,795 -7.7%
6427 Grottoes, Virginia 2,795 28.6%
6428 Knoxville, Illinois 2,795 -11.8%
6429 Woodbury, Tennessee 2,793 14.5%
6430 Dawsonville, Georgia 2,792 269.3%
6431 Fairmount, Indiana 2,792 -8.3%
6432 Abbeville, Georgia 2,789 21.4%
6433 McLeansboro, Illinois 2,786 -5.3%
6434 Bethel, Ohio 2,785 5.4%
6435 North Sioux City, South Dakota 2,784 21.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In West Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4456 Buckhannon 5,529 -4.3%
4627 Ranson corporation 5,173 44.2%
4638 New Martinsville 5,138 -13.9%
4680 Grafton 5,077 -7.3%
4681 Keyser 5,077 -5.2%
5216 Barboursville 4,217 29.4%
5236 Westover 4,182 6.3%
5253 Point Pleasant 4,153 -10.2%
5393 Weston 3,971 -7.4%
5433 Lewisburg 3,907 8.1%
5562 Ravenswood 3,738 -7.2%
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%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 2,796 6,425
2016 2,924 6,294
2015 3,003 6,195
2014 3,051 6,137
2013 3,090 6,080
2012 3,098 6,052
2011 3,163 5,990
2010 3,191 5,948
2009 3,022 6,040
2008 3,023 6,020
2007 3,075 5,953
2006 3,088 5,913
2005 3,115 5,848
2004 3,153 5,791
2003 3,207 5,719
2002 3,250 5,665
2001 3,280 5,623
2000 3,381 5,521
1990 4,555 4,314