Big Stone Gap is a city located in Wise County Virginia. With a 2020 population of 5,012, it is the 63rd largest city in Virginia and the 4762nd largest city in the United States . Big Stone Gap is currently declining at a rate of -1.18% annually and its population has decreased by -10.72% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,614 in 2010. Big Stone Gap reached it's highest population of 5,623 in 2010. Spanning over 5 miles, Big Stone Gap has a population density of 1,016 people per square mile.
The average household income in Big Stone Gap is $69,199 with a poverty rate of 21.29%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $690 per month, and the median house value is $126,100. The median age in Big Stone Gap is 40 years, 37.1 years for males, and 47.2 years for females.