10 Largest Cities in Virginia

The largest city in Virginia is Virginia Beach, with a population of 463,766. Woodbridge is the fastest growing city in Virginia over the past 10 years, having grown 1201.85% since 2010.

Rank Name 2022 Pop. 2010 Census Change Density (mi²) Area (mi²)
1Virginia Beach463,766437,9945.88%1,895244.72
2Chesapeake254,864222,20914.70%753338.51
3Arlington244,847207,62717.93%9,41826.00
4Norfolk237,045242,803-2.37%4,44953.27
5Richmond231,090204,21413.16%3,85659.92
6Newport News187,353180,7193.67%2,71668.99
7Alexandria163,367139,96616.72%10,93914.93
8Hampton137,090137,436-0.25%2,66451.46
9Roanoke100,60797,0323.68%2,36642.52
10Portsmouth98,39195,5352.99%2,95533.30
11Suffolk96,27284,58513.82%241399.15
12Lynchburg79,69775,5685.46%1,62748.97
13Centreville73,99471,1354.02%6,19611.94
14Dale City73,31265,96911.13%5,14814.24
15Reston64,19058,4049.91%4,18815.33
16Woodbridge52,7904,0551201.85%32,9731.60
17Harrisonburg52,39448,9147.11%3,02217.34
18McLean51,30548,1156.63%2,07024.78
19Leesburg49,37642,61615.86%3,98212.40
20Tuckahoe48,66344,9908.16%2,38120.44
21Lake Ridge47,18241,05814.92%5,0549.34
22Charlottesville47,16943,4758.50%4,60410.24
23Ashburn46,91743,5117.83%2,73117.18
24Blacksburg45,26842,6206.21%2,29519.72
25Annandale43,83541,0086.89%5,5857.85
26Manassas43,76237,82115.71%4,4439.85
27Linton Hall42,96035,72520.25%3,37612.73
28Burke42,56441,0553.68%4,9458.61
29Danville42,49843,055-1.29%99342.80
30Mechanicsville40,10836,34810.34%1,41528.35
31Oakton37,24634,1669.01%3,8159.76
32South Riding35,80124,25647.60%5,2236.86
33Fair Oaks34,81830,22315.20%6,9754.99
34Petersburg33,66632,4203.84%1,48222.72
35Short Pump31,80624,72928.62%3,5528.96
36Springfield31,51130,4843.37%4,0137.85
37Sterling30,84127,82210.85%5,6565.45
38Fredericksburg28,72224,28618.27%2,74810.45
39Winchester28,50426,2038.78%3,1019.19
40Cave Spring27,12124,9228.82%2,27211.94
41Brambleton26,2149,845166.27%4,5565.75
42Staunton26,15023,74610.12%1,31319.92
43Salem25,45424,8022.63%1,75314.52
44Cherry Hill25,21916,00057.62%3,2317.80
45Bailey's Crossroads24,97123,6435.62%12,1752.05
46Herndon24,92723,2927.02%5,8154.29
47Chantilly24,55323,0396.57%2,04612.00
48Fairfax24,46222,5658.41%3,9206.24
49Chester23,90020,98713.88%1,80913.21
50Christiansburg23,81021,04113.16%1,68814.10
51West Springfield23,55122,4604.86%4,8944.81
52Hopewell23,12122,5912.35%2,23310.35
53Lincolnia22,93622,8550.35%4,8394.74
54Montclair22,82119,57016.61%3,7986.01
55Waynesboro22,43421,0066.80%1,49914.97
56McNair22,41417,51327.98%10,9762.04
57Merrifield21,54415,21241.63%7,9822.70
58Meadowbrook21,41618,31216.95%2,6288.15
59Buckhall21,24616,29330.40%1,05220.20
60Rose Hill21,20920,2264.86%3,7755.62
61Culpeper20,79816,37926.98%2,8607.27
62Lorton20,36418,6109.43%3,8115.34
63Sudley19,56816,20320.77%7,1002.76
64Gainesville19,43811,48169.31%1,92210.11
65Franklin Farm19,16919,288-0.62%4,0364.75
66Franconia19,08318,2454.59%5,4853.48
67Bon Air18,35416,36612.15%2,1968.36
68Colonial Heights18,32217,4115.23%2,4377.52
69Idylwood18,08817,2884.63%6,4582.80
70Laurel17,98116,7137.59%3,3375.39
71Manassas Park17,80914,27324.77%7,0532.52
72Burke Centre17,55617,3261.33%5,6043.13
73Fort Hunt17,46916,0458.88%2,9865.85
74Bristol17,09517,835-4.15%1,32512.90
75Kingstowne17,07915,5569.79%5,9552.87
76Highland Springs16,78215,7116.82%2,1057.97
77Vienna16,63115,6876.02%3,7774.40
78Stone Ridge16,6037,214130.15%6,6392.50
79Wolf Trap16,56816,1312.71%1,6919.80
80Glen Allen16,46914,77411.47%1,8728.80
81Hybla Valley16,42315,8013.94%8,0002.05
82Great Falls16,05915,4274.10%63325.36
83Radford16,00216,408-2.47%1,6549.68
84Groveton15,95114,5989.27%3,6694.35
85Hollins15,75414,6737.37%1,8318.61
86Williamsburg15,69714,06811.58%1,7568.94
87East Highland Park15,19914,7962.72%1,7308.78
88Front Royal15,12514,4404.74%1,47210.27
89Falls Church15,12412,33222.64%7,3922.05
90Broadlands14,36312,31316.65%4,4413.23
91Huntington14,24511,26726.43%12,6171.13
92Brandermill13,84213,1735.08%2,2466.16
93Timberlake13,48312,18310.67%1,19811.26
94Kings Park West13,48113,3900.68%4,5592.96
95Martinsville13,41713,821-2.92%1,22510.96
96Newington13,27912,9432.60%2,8964.58
97Newington Forest13,06112,4424.98%3,9453.31
98Mount Vernon13,01412,4164.82%2,4915.22
99Loudoun Valley Estates12,9923,656255.36%6,9181.88
100Stuarts Draft12,7249,23537.78%64119.85
101Lansdowne12,66111,25312.51%3,1803.98
102Poquoson12,52212,1503.06%81415.38
103Fairfax Station12,49812,0303.89%1,3769.08
104Cascades12,45611,9124.57%3,3783.69
105Sugarland Run12,45511,7995.56%6,2002.01
106Manchester12,39310,80414.71%2,0915.93
107Lakeside12,27311,8493.58%2,8384.32
108Forest12,2299,10634.30%89913.60
109Wakefield11,91111,2755.64%3,1573.77
110New Baltimore11,8778,11946.29%98812.02
111Dranesville11,75711,921-1.38%3,0633.84
112Yorkshire11,6827,54154.91%4,9672.35
113George Mason11,4969,49621.06%4,5302.54
114Wyndham11,3479,78515.96%3,1153.64
115Fort Lee11,1703,393229.21%1,8745.96
116Belmont11,1285,96686.52%5,4442.04
117Lowes Island11,07710,7562.98%3,6723.02
118Gloucester Point10,8239,40215.11%1,1519.40
119Madison Heights10,81511,285-4.16%56419.17
120Independent Hill10,7157,41944.43%1,2028.92
121Countryside10,48810,0724.13%4,0872.57
122Lake Monticello10,1689,9202.50%1,1508.85
123Warrenton10,1479,6115.58%2,3204.37
124Fishersville10,0637,46234.86%74513.50
125Crozet9,9565,56578.90%2,2544.42
126Triangle9,8698,18820.53%3,5062.81
127Lake Barcroft9,8129,5582.66%4,0332.43
128Dunn Loring9,5968,8039.01%4,0562.37
129Innsbrook9,2467,75319.26%2,1184.37
130Purcellville9,1697,72718.66%2,7093.38
131Seven Corners9,1079,255-1.60%13,3730.68
132Pulaski8,9659,086-1.33%1,1118.07
133Woodburn8,8618,4804.49%3,1742.79
134Hollymead8,7837,69014.21%1,3606.46
135Rockwood8,7358,4313.61%1,6135.42
136Dumbarton8,6327,8799.56%4,5791.89
137Smithfield8,6218,0896.58%9149.43
138Laurel Hill8,5976,85525.41%1,9394.43
139Fair Lakes8,4967,9426.98%3,5882.37
140Greenbriar8,4738,1663.76%5,4451.56
141Abingdon8,4128,1912.70%1,0458.05
142Floris8,3358,375-0.48%3,0052.77
143Wytheville8,2758,2110.78%57114.49
144Lake of the Woods8,2617,17715.10%1,6764.93
145Franklin8,1008,582-5.62%9798.28
146Carrollton8,0824,57476.69%1,4095.73
147Vinton8,0518,098-0.58%2,5893.11
148Long Branch7,9507,5934.70%3,2172.47
149University of Virginia7,9497,7043.18%4,4961.77
150Bellwood7,9446,35225.06%1,3705.80
151South Boston7,9308,142-2.60%60713.06
152Montrose7,8937,993-1.25%2,4523.22
153Sandston7,8217,5713.30%7939.87
154Fort Belvoir7,7457,1009.08%8758.85
155Ashland7,6337,2255.65%1,0607.20
156Mantua7,5777,1356.19%3,2002.37
157Woodlake7,5277,3192.84%3,1082.42
158North Springfield7,4627,2742.58%4,8301.54
159Collinsville7,3887,3350.72%9407.86
160Lexington7,3767,0424.74%2,9522.50
161Ettrick7,3536,68210.04%2,4902.95
162Farmville7,3258,216-10.84%9547.68
163Strasburg7,2196,39812.83%1,7734.07
164Belle Haven6,9176,5186.12%3,4921.98
165Aquia Harbour6,8586,7271.95%2,4112.84
166Bridgewater6,7865,64420.23%2,6942.52
167Massanetta Springs6,6944,83338.51%1,4094.75
168Pimmit Hills6,6656,0949.37%4,4941.48
169Galax6,6567,042-5.48%8088.24
170Buena Vista6,6396,650-0.17%1,0316.44
171Potomac Mills6,4765,61415.35%1,6084.03
172South Run6,4766,3891.36%2,5622.53
173Bealeton6,1724,43539.17%1,1285.47
174Dulles Town Center6,1714,60134.12%2,5692.40
175Bensley6,0015,8193.13%2,0872.88
176Woodstock5,9495,09716.72%1,5613.81
177Spotsylvania Courthouse5,8844,23938.81%56310.45
178Dumfries5,8234,96117.38%3,7931.53
179Emporia5,7345,927-3.26%8316.90
180Marion5,7075,968-4.37%1,3844.12
181Crosspointe5,7065,802-1.65%2,5812.21
182Covington5,6935,961-4.50%1,0415.47
183Chamberlayne5,6055,4562.73%1,6753.35
184Stafford5,5804,32029.17%1,3054.28
185Quantico Base5,3754,45220.73%7696.99
186Big Stone Gap5,1825,614-7.70%1,0504.93
187Richlands5,1495,823-11.57%9115.65
188Falmouth5,0924,27419.14%1,6333.12
189King George5,0724,45713.80%47110.77
190Bluefield5,0265,444-7.68%5299.49
191Rocky Mount4,9234,7992.58%7226.82
192Orange4,9124,7214.05%1,4923.29
193Luray4,8194,895-1.55%9984.83
194South Hill4,6984,6501.03%4789.83
195Bethel Manor4,6903,79223.68%9,2870.51
196Berryville4,6524,18511.16%2,0502.27
197Lake Land'Or4,6214,2239.42%1,0214.52
198Kings Park4,5774,3335.63%3,5181.30
199Tazewell4,4584,627-3.65%6496.87
200Verona4,4304,2394.51%5907.51
201Shenandoah Farms4,3553,03343.59%38611.27
202Broadway4,2663,69115.58%1,8102.36
203Hayfield4,2023,9097.50%3,2781.28
204Enon4,1973,46621.09%9734.31
205Loch Lomond4,1203,70111.32%5,7300.72
206Mount Hermon4,0753,9662.75%7615.36
207University Center4,0453,58612.80%4,3870.92
208Colonial Beach3,9823,54212.42%1,5622.55
209County Center3,8913,27018.99%1,9232.02
210Norton3,6333,958-8.21%4867.48
211Clifton Forge3,4893,884-10.17%1,1553.02
212Cloverdale3,4683,11911.19%1,1193.10
213West Point3,4363,3063.93%6805.05
214Chincoteague3,4242,94116.42%3709.26
215North Shore3,3803,0949.24%24713.67
216Altavista3,3643,450-2.49%6675.05
217Blackstone3,2983,621-8.92%7344.50
218Blue Ridge3,2053,0843.92%5276.09
219Southern Gateway3,1992,80514.05%9953.21
220Daleville3,1722,55724.05%7404.29
221Lebanon3,1073,424-9.26%6624.69
222Timberville3,0512,52220.98%2,3821.28
223Gloucester Courthouse3,0462,9513.22%4376.97
224Lake Wilderness3,0182,66913.08%1,4542.08
225Dahlgren3,0042,65313.23%1,1222.68
226Merrimac3,0022,13340.74%1,7621.70
227Elkton2,9852,7269.50%9443.16
228Grottoes2,9452,66810.38%1,4442.04
229Pearisburg2,9332,7865.28%9193.19
230Hillsville2,9242,6819.06%3009.74
231Lovettsville2,9101,61380.41%3,5360.82
232Wise2,9073,286-11.53%9603.03
233Arcola2,8482331122.32%1,2472.28
234Windsor2,7702,6265.48%6904.01
235Weyers Cave2,7462,47311.04%4166.60
236Ravensworth2,7222,46610.38%3,0760.89
237Dublin2,7122,5347.02%2,0091.35
238Matoaca2,7052,40312.57%1,0532.57
239Oak Grove2,5881,77745.64%2,2141.17
240Lake Caroline2,5612,26013.32%9022.84
241Shenandoah2,5082,3735.69%1,1582.17
242Fairlawn2,4292,3672.62%7723.15
243Prince George2,3652,06614.47%3776.27
244Shawneeland2,3241,87324.08%3167.36
245Lake Holiday2,2541,90518.32%6643.39
246Crewe2,2502,326-3.27%1,1172.01
247Rivanna2,2361,86020.22%8212.72
248Crimora2,2212,2090.54%7323.03
249New Market2,1572,1460.51%1,0672.02
250Tappahannock2,1572,375-9.18%8082.67
251Massanutten2,1382,291-6.68%2169.92
252Narrows2,1052,0293.75%1,6631.27
253Amherst2,0862,231-6.50%4264.90
254Louisa2,0731,55533.31%1,1351.83
255Stephens City2,0541,82912.30%8472.43
256Gate City2,0452,0340.54%5143.98
257Piney Mountain2,0301,13079.65%1,7681.15
258Mason Neck2,0292,0051.20%14613.86
259Horse Pasture2,0242,227-9.12%2109.64
260Chase City1,9932,351-15.23%9112.19
261Woodlawn1,9852,343-15.28%10319.21
262Appomattox1,9571,73312.93%8492.31
263Mount Jackson1,9551,994-1.96%5313.68
264Raven1,9322,270-14.89%2956.55
265Marshall1,9281,48030.27%6692.88
266Waverly1,9172,149-10.80%6213.08
267Central Garage1,9081,31844.76%3964.82
268East Lexington1,8961,46329.60%8282.29
269Laymantown1,8451,979-6.77%6312.92
270Patrick Springs1,8071,845-2.06%11615.54
271Ferrum1,7832,043-12.73%1959.15
272Saltville1,7742,077-14.59%2237.94
273Victoria1,7361,7250.64%6162.82
274Dayton1,7201,53012.42%1,6681.03
275Boswell's Corner1,7121,37524.51%1,6721.02
276Stanley1,7051,6890.95%1,1901.43
277Adwolf1,6841,53010.07%1988.49
278Claypool Hill1,6831,776-5.24%3065.50
279Nokesville1,6711,35423.41%1759.57
280Westlake Corner1,66997671.00%16610.07
281Chatmoss1,6651,698-1.94%3115.36
282Warsaw1,6611,5129.85%5433.06
283Cains Cove1,6441,04257.77%5572.95
284Castlewood1,6362,045-20.00%2277.20
285Chilhowie1,6281,781-8.59%6422.53
286Twin Lakes1,5941,647-3.22%1,3411.19
287Pennington Gap1,5921,781-10.61%9541.67
288Concord1,5771,4588.16%2825.59
289Benns Church1,56987279.93%3824.10
290Lyndhurst1,5661,4905.10%2606.03
291Rural Retreat1,5581,4835.06%6852.28
292Ruckersville1,5521,14136.02%5642.75
293Haymarket1,4971,782-15.99%2,6080.57
294Coeburn1,4902,139-30.34%7641.95
295Exmore1,4751,4601.03%5672.60
296Kilmarnock1,4371,487-3.36%4223.41
297Stuart1,4351,4081.92%4723.04
298Apple Mountain Lake1,4001,3960.29%8161.72
299Basye1,3981,25311.57%1618.71
300Gordonsville1,3841,496-7.49%1,4600.95
301Wattsville1,3831,12822.61%3434.04
302Stanleytown1,3771,422-3.16%5072.71
303Middletown1,3731,2658.54%1,7720.78
304Clintwood1,3691,414-3.18%6582.08
305Appalachia1,3681,754-22.01%5992.28
306Union Hall1,3661,13820.04%9414.50
307Glade Spring1,3491,456-7.35%1,1091.22
308Bracey1,3361,554-14.03%10313.01
309Clarksville1,3321,13916.94%4582.91
310Gretna1,3181,2674.03%7901.67
311Plum Creek1,3161,524-13.65%8481.55
312Courtland1,2971,2841.01%1,4140.92
313Nellysford1,2901,07619.89%1359.56
314Dooms1,2691,327-4.37%3164.02
315Belmont Estates1,2631,2630.00%1,9020.66
316Hurt1,2591,304-3.45%3623.48
317Rustburg1,2511,431-12.58%10012.51
318Cana1,2411,254-1.04%1577.93
319Passapatanzy1,2361,283-3.66%6062.04
320Emory1,2351,251-1.28%3024.09
321Weber City1,2341,327-7.01%7211.71
322Shawsville1,2271,310-6.34%5162.38
323Chatham1,2241,269-3.55%6032.03
324Bull Run Mountain Estates1,2141,251-2.96%6901.76
325Cape Charles1,2121,00920.12%3413.55
326Rushmere1,2071,01818.57%1468.25
327Edinburg1,2061,04115.85%1,6280.74
328Buchanan1,2001,1781.87%5512.18
329Bowling Green1,1801,1116.21%7361.60
330Belview1,17689131.99%6651.77
331Jolivue1,1761,1294.16%6271.88
332Honaker1,1711,449-19.19%6981.68
333Prices Fork1,1581,0668.63%5742.02
334Pembroke1,1561,1282.48%1,0641.09
335Onancock1,1511,263-8.87%1,0991.05
336Shenandoah Shores1,14893422.91%1,1820.97
337Hampden-Sydney1,1391,450-21.45%2943.88
338Atkins1,1171,143-2.27%2085.37
339Henry Fork1,0981,234-11.02%4042.72
340Brookneal1,0861,112-2.34%3113.50
341Kenbridge1,0841,257-13.76%4702.31
342Halifax1,0801,309-17.49%2853.78
343Brightwood1,0761,0017.49%2164.98
344Cedar Bluff1,0551,137-7.21%5052.09
345Occoquan1,05593412.96%6,0980.17
346Deltaville1,0451,119-6.61%2584.06
347Glasgow1,0361,133-8.56%6791.53
348Independence1,0239478.03%4372.34
349Bassett1,0141,100-7.82%2933.46
350Maurertown1,01377031.56%4692.16
351Mountain Road9911,100-9.91%1168.58
352Horntown98057470.73%1865.27
353Springville9771,371-28.74%1317.47
354Riner96785912.57%6631.46
355Harriston9569095.17%6061.58
356Riverdale947956-0.94%1178.12
357Dryden9421,208-22.02%1337.06
358Amelia9391,099-14.56%2503.75
359Lawrenceville9301,438-35.33%8081.15
360Ivy9199051.55%3892.36
361Goochland9078615.34%2034.47
362Chester Gap9068397.99%4352.08
363Greenville8998328.05%2463.66
364Craigsville895923-3.03%4332.07
365Glenvar876976-10.25%6281.40
366Skyland Estates8688304.58%3632.39
367Fort Chiswell864939-7.99%6413.53
368New Hope8537977.03%1475.79
369Gratton851937-9.18%1575.43
370Fieldale846879-3.75%5461.55
371St. Paul846970-12.78%6131.38
372Elliston845902-6.32%7741.09
373Grundy8451,021-17.24%1694.99
374Pound8451,037-18.51%3242.60
375Jonesville8401,034-18.76%7561.11
376New Kent839239251.05%1874.49
377Fincastle835353136.54%3,5380.24
378Blairs825916-9.93%2373.48
379Parksley810842-3.80%1,3150.62
380Keysville803832-3.49%6831.18
381Blue Ridge Shores799813-1.72%5831.37
382Atlantic798862-7.42%1355.90
383Oak Level793857-7.47%1316.07
384Motley7871,015-22.46%1993.96
385Damascus782814-3.93%9810.80
386Boyce78158932.60%2,1280.37
387Penhook778801-2.87%7011.18
388Ridgeway7547421.62%7900.95
389Dahlgren Center74859924.87%1834.10
390Rich Creek745774-3.75%9100.82
391Wakefield725927-21.79%5821.25
392Round Hill72353934.14%1,9700.37
393Arrington7207081.69%6910.41
394Rose Hill715799-10.51%2093.43
395Camwn708766-7.57%1176.08
396Cluster Springs700811-13.69%828.58
397Sherando6986881.45%997.07
398Mount Sidney6826632.87%4111.66
399Opal676691-2.17%2153.14
400Middleburg669673-0.59%6461.03
401Jarratt6546382.51%5201.26
402Laurel Park653675-3.26%5021.30
403Hamilton64150626.68%3,0670.21
404Seven Mile Ford640783-18.26%4441.44
405Remington6325985.69%2,8860.22
406Montvale623698-10.74%2582.41
407Pastoria623649-4.01%2822.21
408Villa Heights622717-13.25%6490.96
409La Crosse6166041.99%5251.17
410Saluda599769-22.11%1843.25
411Quantico59848024.58%8,5430.07
412Riverview582782-25.58%1,0210.57
413Sugar Grove580758-23.48%1992.92
414Gwynn574602-4.65%2452.35
415Dante556649-14.33%797.04
416Shenandoah Retreat5555187.14%3691.51
417Max Meadows551562-1.96%1204.59
418Belle Haven5455322.44%3561.53
419Nassawadox5394998.02%8140.66
420Onley5365163.88%6700.80
421Drakes Branch5335300.57%1294.14
422Sedley52747012.13%1563.38
423Accomac5195190.00%1,2720.41
424Mathews519555-6.49%2621.98
425Scottsville516566-8.83%3391.52
426Boykins506564-10.28%7290.69
427Lovingston499520-4.04%1244.03
428Charlotte Court House497543-8.47%1253.96
429Urbanna4964764.20%1,1730.42
430Ivanhoe491551-10.89%1832.68
431Shipman488507-3.75%1812.70
432Cheriton486487-0.21%4471.09
433Esmont483528-8.52%1333.64
434Haysi482498-3.21%1323.66
435Hot Springs482738-34.69%865.57
436Irvington48243211.57%3201.50
437Metompkin478551-13.25%4131.16
438Mineral4704670.64%5290.89
439Troutville4644317.66%6710.69
440Sandy Level460484-4.96%686.75
441McMullin453464-2.37%4620.98
442Floyd4524256.35%9910.46
443McKenney451483-6.63%4860.93
444Boston444504-11.90%1732.56
445Fries444484-8.26%6960.64
446Mount Crawford4414331.85%9130.48
447Nelsonia437523-16.44%2511.74
448Vansant436470-7.23%1453.01
449Dillwyn434447-2.91%6740.64
450Low Moor43025866.67%4051.06
451Lafayette425449-5.35%6670.64
452Gargatha42138110.50%1422.96
453Burkeville413432-4.40%4131.00
454Gasburg394481-18.09%705.67
455Melfa394408-3.43%1,3540.29
456Bloxom3873870.00%1,1620.33
457White Stone3863529.66%3950.98
458Wintergreen382165131.52%438.80
459Nickelsville378383-1.31%7890.48
460Tangier378727-48.01%6990.54
461Bland377409-7.82%1822.07
462Fairview Beach372391-4.86%1,2830.29
463Ewing369439-15.95%983.76
464Templeton360431-16.47%1742.07
465Cumberland359393-8.65%864.17
466Clover352438-19.63%507.01
467Pungoteague346347-0.29%1332.60
468Stanardsville345367-5.99%9660.36
469Carrsville344359-4.18%1073.20
470Parrott342435-21.38%1033.31
471Catlett33929614.53%1053.22
472Goshen334361-7.48%1931.73
473Chase Crossing327377-13.26%3950.83
474Montross323384-15.89%3131.03
475Selma323529-38.94%8300.39
476Iron Gate312388-19.59%9450.33
477Keokee312416-25.00%664.71
478Ivor306339-9.73%2811.09
479Alberta3022981.34%1422.13
480Big Island300303-0.99%3650.82
481Eastville300305-1.64%3820.79
482Temperanceville298358-16.76%873.41
483Sperryville294342-14.04%3300.89
484Claremont291378-23.02%1152.54
485Calverton28723920.08%634.59
486Draper285320-10.94%1322.16
487Mappsville285440-35.23%3620.79
488Quinby2852821.06%2541.12
489King William28025211.11%614.61
490Painter28022922.27%4300.65
491Toms Brook2802588.53%2,2220.13
492Bobtown27921132.23%783.58
493Brodnax279298-6.38%3960.70
494Newsoms278321-13.40%5560.50
495Boydton276431-35.96%3370.82
496New Church26620529.76%1411.89
497Boones Mill26323910.04%3560.74
498Wachapreague26123212.50%1,1700.22
499The Plains25121715.67%9090.28
500Dendron247272-9.19%693.57

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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