Latest Data (2015)
Population 120,207
Nationwide Rank 227

Quick Facts

Allentown, Pennsylvania is the 227th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Allentown, Pennsylvania is a city.

Allentown, Pennsylvania is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Allentown had its largest population ever.

Allentown, Pennsylvania's growth is about average. 50% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Allentown, Pennsylvania Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
221 Athens-Clarke County, Georgia 21.6%
222 Victorville, California 89.4%
223 Abilene, Texas 5.0%
224 Vallejo, California 3.3%
225 Berkeley, California 17.4%
226 Norman, Oklahoma 24.2%
227 Allentown, Pennsylvania 12.7%
228 Evansville, Indiana -1.1%
229 Columbia, Missouri 38.5%
230 Odessa, Texas 31.4%
231 Fargo, North Dakota 30.3%
232 Beaumont, Texas 4.0%
233 Independence, Missouri 3.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 120,207 227
2014 119,104 226
2013 118,577 224
2012 118,974 222
2011 118,727 218
2010 118,032 214
2009 107,815 239
2008 107,693 235
2007 107,267 232
2006 106,899 232
2005 106,550 229
2004 106,245 227
2003 105,996 222
2002 105,871 222
2001 106,377 221
2000 106,595 219
1990 105,473 189
1950 106,756 100
1940 96,904 97
1930 92,563 97
1920 73,502 95