10 Largest Cities in Virginia

The largest city in Virginia is Virginia Beach, with a population of 450,349. Arcola is the fastest growing city in Virginia over the past 10 years, having grown 421.89% since 2010.

Rank Name 2022 Pop. 2010 Census Change Density (mi²) Area (mi²)
1Virginia Beach450,349438,8592.62%1,840244.72
2Chesapeake252,263223,55612.84%745338.51
3Norfolk240,213242,999-1.15%4,50953.27
4Richmond234,081204,30214.58%3,90659.92
5Arlington233,464207,62712.44%8,98026.00
6Newport News181,331180,8880.24%2,62868.99
7Alexandria160,505140,72914.05%10,74814.93
8Hampton135,050137,415-1.72%2,62451.46
9Roanoke99,54596,7202.92%2,34142.52
10Suffolk95,50784,81312.61%239399.15
11Portsmouth93,34295,451-2.21%2,80333.30
12Lynchburg84,74575,54812.17%1,73048.97
13Centreville74,12571,1354.20%6,20711.94
14Dale City72,62765,96910.09%5,10014.24
15Reston61,14758,4044.70%3,98915.33
16Leesburg53,61943,06724.50%4,32412.40
17Harrisonburg51,60048,9935.32%2,97617.34
18Ashburn49,84843,51114.56%2,90117.18
19Tuckahoe48,79944,9908.47%2,38820.44
20McLean47,68248,115-0.90%1,92424.78
21Charlottesville46,54643,4617.10%4,54310.24
22Lake Ridge44,71641,0588.91%4,7909.34
23Blacksburg43,48642,5812.13%2,20519.72
24Annandale43,29541,0085.58%5,5177.85
25Burke42,80641,0554.27%4,9738.61
26Linton Hall41,38635,72515.85%3,25212.73
27Manassas41,20238,2127.82%4,1839.85
28Danville38,22942,924-10.94%89342.80
29Marumsco37,77035,0367.80%5,0907.42
30Mechanicsville37,49636,3483.16%1,32328.35
31Oakton36,99734,1668.29%3,7899.76
32Fair Oaks33,48130,22310.78%6,7074.99
33Springfield32,22230,4845.70%4,1047.85
34Petersburg32,21632,502-0.88%1,41822.72
35South Riding31,51524,25629.93%4,5976.86
36Sterling30,27127,8228.80%5,5515.45
37West Falls Church29,6235,9344.99
38Fredericksburg28,63124,35417.56%2,74010.45
39Winchester28,42626,1508.70%3,0929.19
40Short Pump28,32824,72914.55%3,1638.96
41Staunton26,04223,7379.71%1,30719.92
42Cave Spring26,00124,9224.33%2,17811.94
43Salem25,32524,8951.73%1,74414.52
44Herndon24,92523,3996.52%5,8144.29
45Fairfax24,90122,61410.11%3,9916.24
46Chantilly24,36823,0395.77%2,03012.00
47Woodlawn24,35110,6382.29
48Tysons24,2615,6884.26
49West Springfield24,22322,4607.85%5,0344.81
50Bailey's Crossroads24,18023,6432.27%11,7892.05
51Lincolnia23,93322,8554.72%5,0494.74
52Waynesboro22,92720,9939.21%1,53214.97
53Christiansburg22,70421,0038.10%1,61014.10
54Hopewell22,68222,6420.18%2,19110.35
55Rose Hill22,25220,22610.02%3,9615.62
56Chester22,03220,9874.98%1,66813.21
57McNair21,48517,51322.68%10,5222.04
58Brambleton21,3589,845116.94%3,7125.75
59Montclair20,88119,5706.70%3,4756.01
60Lorton20,87118,61012.15%3,9065.34
61Neabsco20,36412,06868.74%4,4184.61
62Cherry Hill20,24116,00026.51%2,5937.80
63Meadowbrook19,81118,3128.19%2,4318.15
64Culpeper19,74616,70618.20%2,7167.27
65Franconia19,72018,2458.08%5,6683.48
66Radford18,69316,43013.77%1,9329.68
67Sudley18,57516,20314.64%6,7402.76
68Franklin Farm18,32119,288-5.01%3,8584.75
69Merrifield18,29115,21220.24%6,7772.70
70Idylwood18,27317,2885.70%6,5242.80
71Bon Air18,05216,36610.30%2,1608.36
72Burke Centre17,89417,3263.28%5,7113.13
73Buckhall17,70816,2938.68%87720.20
74Laurel17,53516,7134.92%3,2545.39
75Kingstowne17,51715,55612.61%6,1082.87
76Gainesville17,28711,48150.57%1,70910.11
77Hybla Valley17,06915,8018.02%8,3142.05
78Bristol16,99317,766-4.35%1,31712.90
79Fort Hunt16,97316,0455.78%2,9015.85
80Colonial Heights16,96817,339-2.14%2,2577.52
81Manassas Park16,75814,44915.98%6,6372.52
82Bull Run16,65114,98311.13%6,4042.60
83Groveton16,51614,59813.14%3,7994.35
84Highland Springs16,45915,7114.76%2,0647.97
85Wolf Trap16,43616,1311.89%1,6789.80
86Vienna16,38915,7424.11%3,7224.40
87East Highland Park15,49814,7964.74%1,7648.78
88Glen Allen15,48814,7744.83%1,7608.80
89Front Royal15,43414,4496.82%1,50210.27
90Falls Church15,06712,39921.52%7,3642.05
91Great Falls14,87215,427-3.60%58625.36
92Williamsburg14,81013,7277.89%1,6578.94
93Hollins14,32914,673-2.34%1,6658.61
94Kings Park West14,22713,3906.25%4,8112.96
95Stone Ridge14,2207,21497.12%5,6862.50
96Brandermill13,83613,1735.03%2,2456.16
97Broadlands13,57612,31310.26%4,1983.23
98Huntington13,33411,26718.35%11,8101.13
99Timberlake13,24712,1838.73%1,17711.26
100Newington13,19612,9431.95%2,8784.58
101Mount Vernon13,11312,4165.61%2,5105.22
102Sugarland Run12,95611,7999.81%6,4492.01
103Poquoson12,57712,1483.53%81815.38
104Lakeside12,37411,8494.43%2,8624.32
105Newington Forest12,37312,442-0.55%3,7373.31
106Lansdowne12,35411,2539.78%3,1033.98
107Martinsville12,33513,760-10.36%1,12610.96
108Fairfax Station12,04612,0300.13%1,3279.08
109Madison Heights11,66511,2853.37%60819.17
110Dranesville11,66111,921-2.18%3,0383.84
111Wakefield11,55411,2752.47%3,0623.77
112Cascades11,38911,912-4.39%3,0893.69
113Manchester10,91910,8041.06%1,8435.93
114Lake Monticello10,8629,9209.50%1,2288.85
115Lowes Island10,86010,7560.97%3,6003.02
116Forest10,8369,10619.00%79713.60
117Purcellville10,6947,80137.08%3,1593.38
118Wyndham10,5789,7858.10%2,9043.64
119New Baltimore10,4408,11928.59%86912.02
120Warrenton10,2919,6226.95%2,3534.37
121Gloucester Point9,8549,4024.81%1,0489.40
122Lake Barcroft9,8239,5582.77%4,0372.43
123George Mason9,7779,4962.96%3,8522.54
124Countryside9,70110,072-3.68%3,7812.57
125Yorkshire9,6397,54127.82%4,0982.35
126Stuarts Draft9,3549,2351.29%47119.85
127Independent Hill9,2047,41924.06%1,0328.92
128Dunn Loring9,1588,8034.03%3,8712.37
129Woodburn9,1278,4807.63%3,2692.79
130Triangle8,9728,1889.57%3,1872.81
131Innsbrook8,8887,75314.64%2,0364.37
132Seven Corners8,7319,255-5.66%12,8210.68
133Dumbarton8,7147,87910.60%4,6231.89
134Greenbriar8,6868,1666.37%5,5821.56
135Fishersville8,6477,46215.88%64013.50
136Pulaski8,6249,087-5.10%1,0698.07
137Smithfield8,5568,1005.63%9079.43
138University of Virginia8,4447,7049.61%4,7761.77
139Lake of the Woods8,4067,17717.12%1,7064.93
140Fair Lakes8,3997,9425.75%3,5472.37
141Long Branch8,3817,59310.38%3,3922.47
142Floris8,2918,375-1.00%2,9892.77
143Rockwood8,1368,431-3.50%1,5025.42
144Vinton8,1197,9891.63%2,6113.11
145Hollymead8,0717,6904.95%1,2506.46
146Ashland8,0317,26110.60%1,1167.20
148Loudoun Valley Estates8,0203,656119.37%4,2711.88
147Laurel Hill8,0206,85516.99%1,8094.43
149Fort Belvoir7,9677,10012.21%9008.85
150Dumfries7,9535,00658.87%5,1811.53
151Wytheville7,9278,210-3.45%54714.49
152Lexington7,8937,04312.07%3,1582.50
153Farmville7,7718,222-5.49%1,0127.68
154Collinsville7,6657,3354.50%9767.86
155Abingdon7,6548,226-6.95%9518.05
156Franklin7,6018,579-11.40%9188.28
157Montrose7,5417,993-5.65%2,3433.22
158South Boston7,3848,146-9.35%56513.06
159Mantua7,3427,1352.90%3,1012.37
160North Springfield7,3037,2740.40%4,7271.54
161Sandston7,1887,571-5.06%7299.87
162Crozet7,1595,56528.64%1,6204.42
163Woodlake7,0647,319-3.48%2,9172.42
164Strasburg6,7426,4394.71%1,6564.07
165Bellwood6,7236,3525.84%1,1605.80
166Potomac Mills6,6645,61418.70%1,6554.03
167Belle Haven6,6406,5181.87%3,3521.98
168Belmont6,6325,96611.16%3,2452.04
169Bedford6,5976,5660.47%7578.71
170Carrollton6,4424,57440.84%1,1235.73
171Buena Vista6,4306,611-2.74%9996.44
172Galax6,3446,991-9.25%7708.24
173Bridgewater6,2715,64011.19%2,4892.52
174South Run6,2436,389-2.29%2,4702.53
175Pimmit Hills6,2236,0942.12%4,1961.48
176Aquia Harbour6,1066,727-9.23%2,1472.84
177Bensley6,0925,8194.69%2,1182.88
178Chamberlayne5,8885,4567.92%1,7593.35
179Massanetta Springs5,8844,83321.75%1,2394.75
180Fort Lee5,7633,39369.85%9675.96
181Crosspointe5,7275,802-1.29%2,5902.21
182Dulles Town Center5,4754,60119.00%2,2792.40
183Covington5,4185,940-8.79%9915.47
184Marion5,3645,973-10.20%1,3014.12
185Woodstock5,3095,0714.69%1,3933.81
186Emporia5,2955,921-10.57%7676.90
187Orange5,2524,71711.34%1,5953.29
188Ettrick5,2016,682-22.16%1,7612.95
190Quantico Base5,1094,45214.76%7316.99
189Kings Park5,1094,33317.91%3,9271.30
191Richlands5,0545,831-13.33%8955.65
192Big Stone Gap4,9525,623-11.93%1,0044.93
193King George4,9024,4579.98%45510.77
194Bealeton4,8734,4359.88%8905.47
195Luray4,8004,900-2.04%9944.83
196Falmouth4,6884,2749.69%1,5033.12
197Rocky Mount4,6644,777-2.37%6846.82
198Bluefield4,6575,399-13.74%4909.49
199Spotsylvania Courthouse4,6074,2398.68%44110.45
200Berryville4,4704,1796.96%1,9702.27
201Enon4,4253,46627.67%1,0264.31
202Woodbridge4,3734,0557.84%2,7311.60
203South Hill4,3434,603-5.65%4429.83
204Bethel Manor4,3123,79213.71%8,5390.51
205Hayfield4,2853,9099.62%3,3421.28
206Stafford4,2524,320-1.57%9944.28
207Verona4,2284,239-0.26%5637.51
208Broadway4,0833,69910.38%1,7322.36
209County Center4,0453,27023.70%2,0002.02
210Loch Lomond4,0383,7019.11%5,6160.72
211Lake Land'Or4,0284,223-4.62%8904.52
212Norton4,0084,012-0.10%5367.48
213University Center4,0073,58611.74%4,3460.92
214Tazewell3,9854,650-14.30%5806.87
215Mount Hermon3,9513,966-0.38%7385.36
216Colonial Beach3,7243,5425.14%1,4602.55
217Shenandoah Farms3,6423,03320.08%32311.27
218Southern Gateway3,5172,80525.38%1,0943.21
219Clifton Forge3,3923,869-12.33%1,1233.02
220Pantops3,3881,5832.14
221Altavista3,3403,456-3.36%6625.05
222Cloverdale3,2943,1195.61%1,0633.10
223Blue Ridge3,2883,0846.61%5406.09
224North Shore3,2493,0945.01%23813.67
225West Point3,2483,322-2.23%6435.05
226Blackstone3,1943,611-11.55%7114.50
227Dahlgren3,0932,65316.58%1,1552.68
228Lebanon3,0753,418-10.04%6554.69
229Elkton2,9692,7328.67%9393.16
230Grottoes2,9262,6769.34%1,4352.04
231Lake Wilderness2,8712,6697.57%1,3832.08
232Chincoteague2,8212,937-3.95%3059.26
233Daleville2,8062,5579.74%6544.29
234Oak Grove2,8011,77757.63%2,3961.17
235Windsor2,7882,6186.49%6954.01
236Wise2,7773,238-14.24%9173.03
237Timberville2,7542,5249.11%2,1501.28
238Hillsville2,6762,726-1.83%2759.74
239Merrimac2,6512,13324.29%1,5561.70
240Massanutten2,6022,29113.57%2629.92
241Pearisburg2,6002,791-6.84%8153.19
242Dublin2,5722,5301.66%1,9051.35
243Lovettsville2,4951,63752.41%3,0320.82
244Matoaca2,4902,4033.62%9692.57
245Gloucester Courthouse2,4662,951-16.44%3546.97
246Tappahannock2,4382,448-0.41%9132.67
247Fairlawn2,3222,367-1.90%7383.15
248Ferrum2,3102,04313.07%2529.15
249Shenandoah2,3042,371-2.83%1,0642.17
250New Market2,2742,1824.22%1,1252.02
251Crimora2,2072,209-0.09%7283.03
252Chase City2,1972,342-6.19%1,0052.19
253Ravensworth2,1882,466-11.27%2,4720.89
254Woodlawn2,1682,343-7.47%11319.21
255Amherst2,1592,232-3.27%4404.90
256Laymantown2,1481,9798.54%7352.92
257Mount Jackson2,1392,0464.55%5813.68
258Stephens City2,1351,83016.67%8802.43
259Lake Holiday2,0841,9059.40%6143.39
260Horse Pasture2,0802,227-6.60%2169.64
261Marshall2,0631,48039.39%7152.88
262Raven2,0462,270-9.87%3126.55
263Crewe2,0392,320-12.11%1,0122.01
264Mason Neck1,9862,005-0.95%14313.86
265Moorefield Station1,9761,7391.14
266Weyers Cave1,9502,473-21.15%2966.60
267Patrick Springs1,9321,8454.72%12415.54
268Narrows1,9102,042-6.46%1,5091.27
269Waverly1,8932,154-12.12%6143.08
270Prince George1,8782,066-9.10%3006.27
271Rivanna1,8511,860-0.48%6802.72
272Gate City1,8362,047-10.31%4613.98
273Louisa1,8351,56117.55%1,0041.83
274Saltville1,8292,051-10.82%2307.94
276Lyndhurst1,8201,49022.15%3026.03
275Cana1,8201,25445.14%2307.93
277Appomattox1,7941,7234.12%7782.31
278Castlewood1,7852,045-12.71%2487.20
279Coeburn1,7702,044-13.41%9081.95
280Hampden-Sydney1,7291,45019.24%4463.88
281Haymarket1,7121,48715.13%2,9830.57
282Gordonsville1,6841,48113.71%1,7760.95
284Shawneeland1,6831,873-10.14%2297.36
283East Lexington1,6831,46315.04%7352.29
285Dayton1,6791,5438.81%1,6291.03
286Pennington Gap1,6611,876-11.46%9961.67
287Stanley1,6581,686-1.66%1,1571.43
288Chilhowie1,6481,815-9.20%6502.53
289Victoria1,6111,724-6.55%5722.82
290Central Garage1,5741,31819.42%3274.82
291Adwolf1,5731,5302.81%1858.49
293Shawsville1,5481,31018.17%6502.38
292Boswell's Corner1,5481,37512.58%1,5121.02
294Chatmoss1,5441,698-9.07%2885.36
295Passapatanzy1,5321,28319.41%7522.04
296Lake Caroline1,5232,260-32.61%5372.84
297Plum Creek1,5211,524-0.20%9811.55
298Warsaw1,5041,4970.47%4923.06
299Appalachia1,4581,752-16.78%6382.28
300Middletown1,4501,27213.99%1,8710.78
301Rural Retreat1,4361,480-2.97%6312.28
302Greenville1,42383271.03%3893.66
303Rustburg1,4191,431-0.84%11312.51
304Chatham1,3911,476-5.76%6862.03
305Stanleytown1,3791,422-3.02%5082.71
306Glade Spring1,3761,460-5.75%1,1321.22
307Apple Mountain Lake1,3691,396-1.93%7981.72
308Kilmarnock1,3581,485-8.55%3983.41
309Piney Mountain1,3561,13020.00%1,1811.15
310Exmore1,3481,464-7.92%5182.60
311Claypool Hill1,3411,776-24.49%2445.50
312Ruckersville1,3351,14117.00%4852.75
313Nokesville1,3301,354-1.77%1399.57
314Bull Run Mountain Estates1,3141,2515.04%7471.76
315Nellysford1,3051,07621.28%1379.56
316Springville1,3011,371-5.11%1747.47
317Henry Fork1,2941,2344.86%4762.72
318Honaker1,2851,434-10.39%7661.68
319Twin Lakes1,2711,647-22.83%1,0691.19
320Stuart1,2591,344-6.32%4143.04
321Clintwood1,2301,446-14.94%5912.08
322Belmont Estates1,2261,263-2.93%1,8460.66
323Arcola1,216233421.89%5332.28
324Courtland1,1971,280-6.48%1,3050.92
325Brightwood1,1951,00119.38%2404.98
326Harriston1,19390931.24%7561.58
327Weber City1,1901,318-9.71%6951.71
328Kenbridge1,1881,263-5.94%5152.31
329Hurt1,1811,297-8.94%3403.48
331Halifax1,1771,278-7.90%3113.78
330Buchanan1,1771,1740.26%5412.18
332Onancock1,1751,259-6.67%1,1221.05
333Dryden1,1741,208-2.81%1667.06
334Bowling Green1,1691,1125.13%7291.60
335Clarksville1,1571,232-6.09%3972.91
336Emory1,1551,251-7.67%2824.09
337Gretna1,1541,271-9.21%6911.67
338Chester Gap1,14583936.47%5502.08
339Skyland Estates1,14283037.59%4772.39
340Occoquan1,10793718.14%6,3990.17
342Union Hall1,1051,138-2.90%7614.50
341Dooms1,1051,327-16.73%2754.02
343Gratton1,10193717.50%2035.43
344Glenvar1,08897611.48%7801.40
345Brookneal1,0801,113-2.96%3093.50
346Cains Cove1,0771,0423.36%3652.95
347Edinburg1,0761,0383.66%1,4520.74
348Belview1,07289120.31%6061.77
349Glasgow1,0701,116-4.12%7011.53
351Bracey1,0651,554-31.47%8213.01
350Bassett1,0651,100-3.18%3083.46
352Amelia1,0641,099-3.18%2843.75
353Pembroke1,0631,113-4.49%9791.09
354Elliston1,06090217.52%9711.09
356Meadow View1,0589679.41%2284.63
355Cape Charles1,0581,0114.65%2983.55
357Riner1,05685922.93%7241.46
358Penhook1,05380131.46%9411.18
359Deltaville1,0501,119-6.17%2594.06
360Rushmere1,0051,018-1.28%1228.25
361Wattsville9981,128-11.52%2474.04
362Pastoria99664953.47%4512.21
363Lawrenceville9901,442-31.35%8601.15
364Westlake Corner9809760.41%9710.07
365Cedar Bluff9661,129-14.44%4622.09
366Fort Chiswell9609392.24%7113.53
367Maurertown95577024.03%4422.16
368Basye9531,253-23.94%1098.71
369Shenandoah Shores9469341.28%9740.97
370Camwn93876622.45%1546.08
371Craigsville9319161.64%4502.07
372Boston92850484.13%3622.56
373Jolivue9261,129-17.98%4931.88
374Prices Fork9171,066-13.98%4542.02
375Fieldale9078793.19%5851.55
376Arrington90570827.82%8710.41
377Sugar Grove89975818.60%3082.92
379Jonesville8981,012-11.26%8081.11
378Goochland8988614.30%2014.47
380Pound8821,022-13.70%3392.60
381Independence877945-7.20%3742.34
382Grundy8571,013-15.40%1724.99
383Laurel Park84167524.59%6461.30
384Esmont82852856.82%2283.64
385Middleburg82267821.24%7941.03
386St. Paul812959-15.33%5881.38
387Wakefield801917-12.65%6431.25
388Mountain Road7831,100-28.82%918.58
389Parksley781843-7.35%1,2680.62
390Atlantic773862-10.32%1315.90
391Blue Ridge Shores772813-5.04%5631.37
392Keysville769831-7.46%6541.18
393Cluster Springs764811-5.80%898.58
394Riverdale758956-20.71%938.12
395Damascus757805-5.96%9500.80
396Atkins7501,143-34.38%1405.37
397Concord7461,458-48.83%1335.59
398Rich Creek732769-4.81%8940.82
399Riverview711782-9.08%1,2470.57
400New River704244188.52%1,7910.39
401Motley7001,015-31.03%1773.96
402Opal690691-0.14%2203.14
403Tangier680726-6.34%1,2570.54
404Ridgeway675737-8.41%7070.95
405Remington67060011.67%3,0590.22
406Oak Level651857-24.04%1076.07
407New Hope648797-18.70%1125.79
408Rose Hill645799-19.27%1883.43
409Saluda639769-16.91%1963.25
410Round Hill63853818.59%1,7380.37
411Boyce6365996.18%1,7330.37
413Selma63052919.09%1,6200.39
412Scottsville63056711.11%4131.52
414Dahlgren Center6285994.84%1534.10
415Shenandoah Retreat62651820.85%4161.51
416Hamilton62051420.62%2,9670.21
417Montvale608698-12.89%2522.41
418Seven Mile Ford606783-22.61%4201.44
419Villa Heights603717-15.90%6290.96
420Blairs592916-35.37%1703.48
424Sherando569688-17.30%817.07
423Mathews5695552.52%2871.98
422Lafayette56944926.73%8930.64
421La Crosse569601-5.32%4851.17
425Quantico56248615.64%8,0290.07
426Dante557649-14.18%797.04
427Mineral55646818.80%6260.89
428Benns Church551872-36.81%1344.10
429Jarratt545637-14.44%4331.26
430Wintergreen533165223.03%618.80
431Gasburg5294819.98%935.67
432Horntown524574-8.71%995.27
433Boykins514563-8.70%7410.69
434Metompkin504551-8.53%4351.16
435Charlotte Court House503541-7.02%1273.96
436Hot Springs499738-32.38%905.57
437Lovingston494520-5.00%1224.03
438Drakes Branch492531-7.34%1194.14
439Sandy Level4914841.45%736.75
441Mappsville48744010.68%6190.79
440Belle Haven487521-6.53%3181.53
442McKenney4864850.21%5240.93
444Onley485516-6.01%6060.80
443New Kent485239102.93%1084.49
445Fairview Beach47939122.51%1,6520.29
446Accomac476502-5.18%1,1670.41
447Nassawadox469502-6.57%7080.66
448Mount Crawford4644337.16%9610.48
450Ivy459905-49.28%1942.36
449Ivanhoe459551-16.70%1712.68
452Nelsonia454523-13.19%2601.74
451Dillwyn4544422.71%7050.64
453Haysi453483-6.21%1243.66
454Mount Sidney442663-33.33%2661.66
455Max Meadows440562-21.71%964.59
456McMullin438464-5.60%4460.98
459Urbanna434480-9.58%1,0260.42
458Tasley43430044.67%4071.07
457Fries434481-9.77%6800.64
461Floyd4334310.46%9500.46
460Cheriton433486-10.91%3981.09
462Troutville427428-0.23%6170.69
463Savageville424175142.29%3961.07
464Boydton408433-5.77%4980.82
465Sedley405470-13.83%1203.38
466Montross4023844.69%3901.03
467Keokee398416-4.33%854.71
468Cumberland3963930.76%954.17
469Stanardsville3923657.40%1,0980.36
470Irvington386430-10.23%2561.50
471Burkeville381432-11.81%3811.00
472Melfa375401-6.48%1,2890.29
473Draper37132015.94%1722.16
474Clover368438-15.98%527.01
475King William36425244.44%794.61
476Goshen362369-1.90%2091.73
477Bland360409-11.98%1742.07
478Bloxom357381-6.30%1,0720.33
479Sussex35625639.06%764.70
480Nickelsville354390-9.23%7390.48
481Gwynn353602-41.36%1512.35
482Iron Gate351391-10.23%1,0640.33
483Powhatan3481682.07
484Fincastle344355-3.10%1,4580.24
485Pocahontas338402-15.92%5930.57
486Flint Hill33620960.77%1931.74
487Eastville333360-7.50%4240.79
489Shipman332507-34.52%1232.70
488Quinby33228217.73%2961.12
490Chase Crossing331377-12.20%4000.83
491White Stone325355-8.45%3320.98
492Claremont324372-12.90%1282.54
493Yorktown31719562.56%5020.63
494Makemie Park316155103.87%3121.01
496Ivor310338-8.28%2841.09
495Hiwassee31026417.42%605.14
497Southampton Meadows3021,0560.29
498Dungannon295322-8.39%8260.36
499Newsoms291321-9.35%5820.50
500Clifton2902832.47%1,1840.24

Top 500 Cities in Virginia by Population

Virginia has a population of over 8.4 million, making it the 12th most populous state in the U.S. Virginia Beach is the state’s most populous city, with a population of 452,745. The state has six additional cities with populations of over 100,000: Norfolk, Chesapeake, the capital city Richmond, Newport News, Alexandria and Hampton. There are 31 cities with a population of at least 10,000 people but no more than 100,000.

Incorporated municipalities in Virginia are designated as either a city or a town. All cities are independent of counties. There is a total of 38 independent cities within the state. These cities are further designated as either first class or second class based upon their population. First class cities must have populations exceeding 10,000 inhabitants. Eight of the 38 cities are classified as second class cities with populations below 10,000. The smallest city in Virginia by population is Norton, with had a population of 3,958.

Map of Cities in Virginia

Virginia Cities by First Letter

  1. US Census Annual Estimates - 2020 Estimates Calculated via Linear Projection of Previous Estimates

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