Wise County Population 2017

Wise County's estimated population is 39,228 with a growth rate of -1.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wise County is the 43rd largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201639,228-426-1.07%
201539,654-271-0.68%
201439,925-747-1.84%
201340,672-218-0.53%
201240,890-536-1.29%
201141,426-191-0.46%
201041,6172,0445.17%
199039,573-4,290-9.78%
198043,8637,91622.02%
197035,947-7,632-17.51%
196043,579-12,757-22.64%
195056,3363,8787.39%
194052,4581,2912.52%
193051,1674,66710.04%
192046,50012,33836.12%
191034,16214,50973.83%
190019,65310,308110.30%
18909,3451,57320.24%
18807,7722,98762.42%
18704,7852776.14%
18604,5080.00%

Wise County Population Growth

Population Data via

Wise County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White36,74493.67%
Black or African American2,2655.77%
Two or More Races4221.08%
Asian1600.41%
American Indian and Alaska Native600.15%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander30.01%

Wise County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Wise County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Big Stone Gap56105372-238-4.24%
Wise32473083-164-5.05%
Coeburn20811986-95-4.57%
Appalachia17511654-97-5.54%
Pound1011954-57-5.64%
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