List of cities in West Virginia

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West Virginia is a state located in the Southern United States. The following is a list of cities in West Virginia, arranged by population.

List by population[edit]

     County seat
     State capital and county seat
2018 Rank City 2018 Estimate[1] 2010 Census[2] Change County
1 Charleston †† 47,215 51,400 −8.14% Kanawha
2 Huntington 46,048 49,138 −6.29% Cabell
3 Morgantown 30,955 29,660 +4.37% Monongalia
4 Parkersburg 29,675 31,492 −5.77% Wood
5 Wheeling 26,771 28,486 −6.02% Ohio
6 Weirton 18,449 19,746 −6.57% Hancock
7 Fairmont 18,411 18,704 −1.57% Marion
8 Martinsburg 17,465 17,227 +1.38% Berkeley
9 Beckley 16,183 17,614 −8.12% Raleigh
10 Clarksburg 15,480 16,578 −6.62% Harrison
11 South Charleston 12,240 13,450 −9.00% Kanawha
12 Vienna 10,230 10,749 −4.83% Wood
13 St. Albans 10,069 11,044 −8.83% Kanawha
14 Bluefield 9,730 10,447 −6.86% Mercer
15 Bridgeport 8,681 8,149 +6.53% Harrison
16 Moundsville 8,401 9,318 −9.84% Marshall
17 Oak Hill 8,218 7,730 +6.31% Fayette
18 Dunbar 7,205 7,907 −8.88% Kanawha
19 Elkins 7,026 7,094 −0.96% Randolph
20 Hurricane 6,506 6,284 +3.53% Putnam
21 Nitro 6,462 7,178 −9.97% Kanawha
22 Charles Town 6,064 5,259 +15.31% Jefferson
23 Princeton 5,741 6,432 −10.74% Mercer
24 Buckhannon 5,493 5,639 −2.59% Upshur
25 Ranson 5,182 4,440 +16.71% Jefferson
26 New Martinsville 5,141 5,366 −4.19% Wetzel
27 Grafton 5,040 5,164 −2.40% Taylor
28 Keyser 4,985 5,439 −8.35% Mineral
29 Westover 4,217 3,983 +5.87% Monongalia
30 Barboursville 4,185 3,964 +5.58% Cabell
31 Point Pleasant 4,121 4,350 −5.26% Mason
32 Weston 3,910 4,110 −4.87% Lewis
33 Lewisburg 3,831 3,830 +0.03% Greenbrier
34 Ravenswood 3,668 3,876 −5.37% Jackson
35 Philippi 3,352 2,966 +13.01% Barbour
36 Summersville 3,322 3,572 −7.00% Nicholas
37 Ripley 3,185 3,252 −2.06% Jackson
38 Pleasant Valley 3,145 3,149 −0.13% Marion
39 Kenova 3,037 3,216 −5.57% Wayne
40 Kingwood 2,939 2,939 0.00% Preston
41 Williamstown 2,882 2,908 −0.89% Wood
42 Fayetteville 2,762 2,892 −4.50% Fayette
43 Madison 2,758 3,076 −10.34% Boone
44 Williamson 2,744 3,191 −14.01% Mingo
45 Follansbee 2,735 2,986 −8.41% Brooke
46 Petersburg 2,621 2,467 +6.24% Grant
47 Granville 2,590 781 +231.63% Monongalia
48 Milton 2,568 2,423 +5.98% Cabell
49 Wellsburg 2,559 2,805 −8.77% Brooke
50 Moorefield 2,432 2,544 −4.40% Hardy
51 Chester 2,414 2,585 −6.62% Hancock
52 White Sulphur Springs 2,398 2,444 −1.88% Greenbrier
53 Hinton 2,395 2,676 −10.50% Summers
54 Paden City 2,389 2,633 −9.27% Wetzel
55 Winfield 2,370 2,301 +3.00% Putnam
56 Bethlehem 2,341 2,499 −6.32% Ohio
57 Shinnston 2,119 2,201 −3.73% Harrison
58 Spencer 2,088 2,322 −10.08% Roane
59 Mannington 2,031 2,063 −1.55% Marion
60 Star City 1,976 1,825 +8.27% Monongalia
61 Richwood 1,888 2,051 −7.95% Nicholas
62 Belington 1,866 1,921 −2.86% Barbour
63 Shepherdstown 1,860 1,734 +7.27% Jefferson
64 St. Marys 1,790 1,860 −3.76% Pleasants
65 McMechen 1,743 1,926 −9.50% Marshall
66 Stonewood 1,727 1,806 −4.37% Harrison
67-(T) Harrisville 1,717 1,876 −8.48% Ritchie
67-(T) Romney 1,717 1,848 −7.09% Hampshire
69 Welch 1,715 2,406 −28.72% McDowell
70 Ronceverte 1,684 1,765 −4.59% Greenbrier
71 Eleanor 1,596 1,518 +5.14% Putnam
72 Salem 1,561 1,586 −1.58% Harrison
73 Nutter Fort 1,531 1,593 −3.89% Harrison
74 Montgomery 1,529 1,638 −6.65% Fayette
75 Logan 1,511 1,779 −15.06% Logan
76 Terra Alta 1,505 1,477 +1.90% Preston
77 Rainelle 1,490 1,505 −1.00% Greenbrier
78 New Haven 1,485 1,560 −4.81% Mason
79 Glenville 1,464 1,537 −4.75% Gilmer
80 West Liberty 1,459 1,542 −5.38% Ohio
81 Chesapeake 1,430 1,554 −7.98% Kanawha
82 Parsons 1,412 1,485 −4.92% Tucker
83 Wayne 1,392 1,413 −1.49% Wayne
84 Glen Dale 1,391 1,526 −8.85% Marshall
85 Marmet 1,386 1,503 −7.78% Kanawha
86 Mullens 1,337 1,559 −14.24% Wyoming
87 Ansted 1,330 1,404 −5.27% Fayette
88 Ceredo 1,311 1,450 −9.59% Wayne
89 Sistersville 1,297 1,396 −7.09% Tyler
90 Barrackville 1,291 1,302 −0.84% Marion
91 Mount Hope 1,291 1,414 −8.70% Fayette
92 Benwood 1,284 1,420 −9.58% Marshall
93 Mabscott 1,282 1,408 −8.95% Raleigh
94 Sophia 1,261 1,344 −6.18% Raleigh
95 Buffalo 1,260 1,236 +1.94% Putnam
96 Oceana 1,223 1,394 −12.27% Wyoming
97 Belle 1,142 1,260 −9.37% Kanawha
98 Monongah 1,142 1,044 +9.39% Marion
99 Alderson 1,136 1,184 −4.05% Greenbrier
100 Clendenin 1,121 1,227 −8.64% Kanawha
101 Chapmanville 1,117 1,256 −11.07% Logan
102 Hamlin 1,058 1,142 −7.36% Lincoln
103 New Cumberland 1,036 1,103 −6.07% Hancock
104 Pennsboro 1,036 1,171 −11.53% Ritchie
105 Bolivar 1,026 1,045 −1.82% Jefferson
106 Sutton 1,012 994 +1.81% Braxton
107 Marlinton 985 1,054 −6.55% Pocahontas
108 Poca 985 974 +1.13% Putnam
109 Mason 938 968 −3.10% Mason
110 Cedar Grove 926 997 −7.12% Kanawha
111 Carpendale 917 977 −6.14% Mineral
112 Athens 911 1,048 −13.07% Mercer
113 Rivesville 910 934 −2.57% Marion
114 Rupert 901 942 −4.35% Greenbrier
115 East Bank 887 959 −7.51% Kanawha
116 Belmont 872 903 −3.43% Pleasants
117 Bethany 861 1,036 −16.89% Brooke
118 Gassaway 859 908 −5.40% Braxton
119 Cameron 856 946 −9.51% Marshall
120 Glasgow 846 905 −6.52% Kanawha
121 Lumberport 843 876 −3.77% Harrison
122 Elizabeth 833 823 +1.22% Wirt
123 West Union 816 825 −1.09% Doddridge
124 Gary 815 968 −15.81% McDowell
125 Piedmont 804 876 −8.22% Mineral
126 North Hills 781 832 −6.13% Wood
127 Middlebourne 758 815 −6.99% Tyler
128 Triadelphia 755 811 −6.91% Ohio
129 Anmoore 743 770 −3.51% Harrison
130 Smithers 743 813 −8.61% Fayette
131 West Hamlin 728 774 −5.94% Lincoln
132 War 705 862 −18.21% McDowell
133 Mill Creek 694 724 −4.14% Randolph
134 Addison (Webster Springs) 682 776 −12.11% Webster
135 Beverly 674 702 −3.99% Randolph
136 Fort Gay 673 705 −4.54% Wayne
137 White Hall 658 648 +1.54% Marion
138 Man 652 759 −14.10% Logan
139 Franklin 651 721 −9.71% Pendleton
140 Davis 643 660 −2.58% Tucker
141 Peterstown 630 653 −3.52% Monroe
142 Ridgeley 623 675 −7.70% Mineral
143 Danville 619 691 −10.42% Boone
144 Reedsville 608 593 +2.53% Preston
145 West Milford 606 630 −3.81% Harrison
146 Bath (Berkeley Springs) 601 624 −3.69% Morgan
147 Hartford City 599 614 −2.44% Mason
148 Bancroft 598 587 +1.87% Putnam
149 Grant Town 596 613 −2.77% Marion
150 Pineville 587 668 −12.13% Wyoming
151 Rowlesburg 576 584 −1.37% Preston
152 Pratt 566 602 −5.98% Kanawha
153 Gauley Bridge 560 614 −8.79% Fayette
154 Thomas 557 586 −4.95% Tucker
155 Masontown 546 546 0.00% Preston
156 Union 542 565 −4.07% Monroe
157 Grantsville 527 561 −6.06% Calhoun
158 Delbarton 506 579 −12.61% Mingo
159 Pine Grove 498 552 −9.78% Wetzel
160 Clearview 492 565 −12.92% Ohio


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