Nicholas County Population 2017

Nicholas County's estimated population is 25,311 with a growth rate of -0.92% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Nicholas County is the 24th largest county in West Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201625,311-236-0.92%
201525,547-158-0.61%
201425,705-220-0.85%
201325,925-301-1.15%
201226,226780.30%
201126,148-92-0.35%
201026,240-535-2.00%
199026,775-1,351-4.80%
198028,1265,57424.72%
197022,552-2,862-11.26%
196025,414-2,282-8.24%
195027,6963,62615.06%
194024,0703,38416.36%
193020,686-31-0.15%
192020,7173,01817.05%
191017,6996,29655.21%
190011,4032,09422.49%
18909,3092,08628.88%
18807,2232,76562.02%
18704,458-169-3.65%
18604,62766416.75%
18503,9631,44857.57%
18402,515-831-24.84%
18303,3461,49380.57%
18201,8530.00%

Nicholas County Population Growth

Population Data via

Nicholas County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White25,02598.87%
Two or More Races2571.02%
Asian920.36%
American Indian and Alaska Native840.33%
Black or African American840.33%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander50.02%

Nicholas County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Nicholas County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Summersville35753434-141-3.94%
Richwood20511955-96-4.68%
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