Petersburg city Population 2018

Petersburg city's estimated population is 31,750 with a growth rate of -0.31% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Petersburg city is the 54th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201731,750-100-0.31%
201631,850-184-0.57%
201532,034-206-0.64%
201432,240-71-0.22%
201332,3113211.00%
201231,990-89-0.28%
201132,079-417-1.28%
201032,496-5,890-15.34%
199038,386-2,669-6.50%
198041,0554,95213.72%
197036,103-647-1.76%
196036,7501,6964.84%
195035,0544,42314.44%
194030,6312,0677.24%
193028,564-2,448-7.89%
192031,0126,88528.54%
191024,1272,31710.62%
190021,810-870-3.84%
189022,6800.00%

Petersburg city Population Growth

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Petersburg city Race Data

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American25,05178.90%
White5,73218.05%
Two or More Races7632.40%
Asian3391.07%
American Indian and Alaska Native1100.35%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander490.15%

Petersburg city Population Pyramid

0k1k1k2k Male Population0k1k1k2k Female Population8580757065605550454035302520151050

Population of Cities in Petersburg city

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Petersburg3243631882-554-1.71%
Petersburg3243631882-554-1.71%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990