Latest Data (2017)
Population 2,906
Nationwide Rank 6320

Quick Facts

Williamstown, West Virginia is the 6,320th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Williamstown, West Virginia is a city.

Williamstown, West Virginia is currently 2.8% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Williamstown, West Virginia's growth is about average. 56% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
6310 Milton, Delaware 2,914 69.5%
6311 Roslyn, New York 2,913 13.1%
6312 Brownstown, Indiana 2,912 -3.3%
6313 Springtown, Texas 2,911 37.1%
6314 deCordova, Texas 2,911 2.8%
6315 Chaffee, Missouri 2,910 -4.3%
6316 Sands Point, New York 2,908 6.4%
6317 Bunnell, Florida 2,907 14.1%
6318 Reno, Texas 2,907 4.3%
6319 Schulenburg, Texas 2,907 7.6%
6320 Williamstown, West Virginia 2,906 -2.8%
6321 Nags Head, North Carolina 2,904 7.1%
6322 Brighton, Tennessee 2,903 65.1%
6323 Chattahoochee Hills, Georgia 2,903 22.1%
6324 Seaside Heights, New Jersey 2,903 -7.9%
6325 New Madrid, Missouri 2,901 -12.5%
6326 Colfax, Washington 2,900 1.5%
6327 Galena, Kansas 2,900 -11.5%
6328 Youngwood, Pennsylvania 2,897 -12.1%
6329 Ava, Missouri 2,896 -4.5%
6330 Indialantic, Florida 2,894 -1.5%

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%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 2,906 6,320
2016 2,941 6,278
2015 2,965 6,237
2014 2,936 6,248
2013 2,929 6,248
2012 2,911 6,255
2011 2,906 6,262
2010 2,908 6,237
2009 2,993 6,070
2008 2,991 6,057
2007 2,975 6,053
2006 2,964 6,039
2005 2,938 6,036
2004 2,933 6,019
2003 2,935 6,003
2002 2,959 5,963
2001 2,973 5,936
2000 2,990 5,897
1990 2,773 5,754