Gilmer County Population 2017

Gilmer County's estimated population is 8,249 with a growth rate of -0.85% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Gilmer County is the 50th largest county in West Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20168,249-71-0.85%
20158,320-185-2.18%
20148,505-131-1.52%
20138,636-138-1.57%
20128,77450.06%
20118,769450.52%
20108,7241,05513.76%
19907,669-665-7.98%
19808,3345527.09%
19707,782-268-3.33%
19608,050-1,696-17.40%
19509,746-2,300-19.09%
194012,0461,40513.20%
193010,641-27-0.25%
192010,668-711-6.25%
191011,379-383-3.26%
190011,7622,01620.69%
18909,7462,63837.11%
18807,1082,77063.85%
18704,33857915.40%
18603,7592848.17%
18503,4750.00%

Gilmer County Population Growth

Population Data via

Gilmer County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White7,11386.23%
Black or African American93811.37%
Two or More Races1291.56%
American Indian and Alaska Native690.84%
Asian600.73%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander110.13%

Gilmer County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Gilmer County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Glenville15431517-26-1.69%
Sand Fork158155-3-1.90%
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