Latest Data (2018)
Population 12,993
Nationwide Rank 2543

Quick Facts

Butler, Pennsylvania is the 2,543rd largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Butler, Pennsylvania is a city.

Butler, Pennsylvania is currently 17.4% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Butler, Pennsylvania's growth is extremely below average. 96% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Butler, Pennsylvania Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
2533 Stoughton, Wisconsin 13,060 4.2%
2534 Plover, Wisconsin 13,056 22.3%
2535 South Daytona, Florida 13,054 -4.1%
2536 McComb, Mississippi 13,045 -2.1%
2537 Port Royal, South Carolina 13,037 39.0%
2538 Oakland, New Jersey 13,021 3.7%
2539 Suamico, Wisconsin 13,012 47.8%
2540 Trenton, Ohio 13,012 47.4%
2541 Ridgefield Park, New Jersey 13,009 1.1%
2542 Royse City, Texas 12,998 318.0%
2543 Butler, Pennsylvania 12,993 -13.9%
2544 Coolidge, Arizona 12,993 52.5%
2545 Half Moon Bay, California 12,973 9.2%
2546 Claremont, New Hampshire 12,967 -1.4%
2547 New Carrollton, Maryland 12,964 2.9%
2548 Lumberton, Texas 12,962 45.5%
2549 Forest Hill, Texas 12,959 -0.1%
2550 Glen Carbon, Illinois 12,959 22.1%
2551 University Heights, Ohio 12,938 -8.3%
2552 El Dorado, Kansas 12,935 0.7%
2553 Marshall, Missouri 12,934 1.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Pennsylvania

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1460 Lebanon 25,902 6.0%
1533 Hazleton 24,703 6.1%
1654 Pottstown 22,667 3.6%
1704 New Castle 21,797 -17.0%
1758 Chambersburg 21,029 17.8%
1831 West Chester 20,048 12.1%
1860 Murrysville 19,704 4.6%
1861 West Mifflin 19,703 -11.0%
1878 Baldwin 19,464 -1.8%
1880 Johnstown 19,447 -18.3%
1898 Carlisle 19,196 5.7%
1904 McKeesport 19,115 -20.0%
2084 Phoenixville 16,957 14.5%
2104 Lansdale 16,707 3.8%
2221 Hanover 15,660 7.4%
2238 Hermitage 15,535 -4.1%
2242 Wilkinsburg 15,448 -17.2%
2310 Franklin Park 14,749 29.0%
2370 Greensburg 14,192 -10.5%
2404 Bloomsburg 13,919 12.7%
2411 Ephrata 13,874 5.2%
2445 Whitehall 13,648 -5.4%
2459 Pottsville 13,555 -12.5%
2467 Washington 13,508 -10.9%
2520 Coatesville 13,114 20.6%
2521 Dunmore 13,110 -8.3%
2522 Sharon 13,109 -19.5%
2529 Indiana 13,078 -12.7%
2543 Butler 12,993 -13.9%
2562 Kingston 12,862 -6.8%
2582 Meadville 12,721 -6.9%
2637 New Kensington 12,363 -15.6%
2638 St. Marys 12,359 -14.5%
2797 Yeadon 11,471 -2.3%
2799 Elizabethtown 11,450 -3.6%
2800 Emmaus 11,446 1.2%
2850 Lower Burrell 11,150 -11.4%
2851 Jefferson Hills 11,148 14.8%
2859 Munhall 11,081 -8.6%
2896 Waynesboro 10,874 13.1%
2930 Darby 10,678 3.8%
2937 Lansdowne 10,621 -3.7%
2968 Wyomissing 10,499 0.7%
2998 East Stroudsburg 10,384 4.8%
3003 Columbia 10,369 0.4%
3011 Nanticoke 10,334 -5.3%
3084 Berwick 10,002 -6.8%
3102 Northampton 9,922 5.5%
3117 Uniontown 9,835 -20.8%
3134 Oil City 9,749 -15.0%
3161 Bristol 9,598 -3.4%
3178 Lititz 9,458 4.7%
3191 Sunbury 9,409 -11.1%
3208 Brentwood 9,329 -10.6%
3223 Middletown 9,283 1.9%
3248 Jeannette 9,133 -14.0%
3252 Warren 9,124 -10.7%
3255 Economy 9,114 -2.5%
3257 Lock Haven 9,108 -0.3%
3280 Mechanicsburg 8,992 -0.3%
3306 Aliquippa 8,908 -23.4%
3326 Quakertown 8,814 -1.2%
3328 Canonsburg 8,811 2.4%
3344 Collingdale 8,772 1.3%
3369 Swissvale 8,689 -9.6%
3391 Perkasie 8,607 -2.6%
3412 Morrisville 8,544 -14.7%
3435 Carbondale 8,441 -13.6%
3459 Millersville 8,388 7.9%
3460 Beaver Falls 8,387 -15.1%
3477 Dormont 8,319 -10.6%
3487 Doylestown 8,297 0.8%
3493 Bradford 8,280 -9.3%
3507 Castle Shannon 8,255 -4.0%
3534 Mount Joy 8,201 21.0%
3544 Lewistown 8,156 -9.2%
3561 Bellevue 8,097 -7.6%
3565 Pleasant Hills 8,084 -6.3%
3573 Conshohocken 8,065 6.2%
3587 Brookhaven 8,026 0.6%
3615 Old Forge 7,937 -9.5%
3620 Downingtown 7,927 4.0%
3623 Camp Hill 7,918 3.8%
3635 Grove City 7,892 -1.4%
3637 Latrobe 7,885 -12.0%
3655 Carnegie 7,844 -6.4%
3661 Wilson 7,830 2.3%
3682 Pittston 7,755 -4.0%
3690 Gettysburg 7,717 2.9%
3735 Palmyra 7,576 6.8%
3756 White Oak 7,499 -12.2%
3775 Hatboro 7,437 0.5%
3782 DuBois 7,415 -8.7%
3786 Ellwood City 7,402 -14.8%
3811 Connellsville 7,316 -19.2%
3816 New Cumberland 7,301 -0.4%
3827 Monessen 7,277 -15.8%
3874 Glenolden 7,141 -4.3%
3886 Souderton 7,103 5.4%
3910 Ridley Park 7,043 -2.0%
3918 Archbald 7,019 12.9%
3924 Shamokin 6,984 -12.6%
3931 Huntingdon 6,959 0.6%
4000 Milton 6,743 1.9%
4011 Tamaqua 6,705 -6.2%
4021 Clifton Heights 6,681 -1.3%
4036 Ambridge 6,649 -14.1%
4051 Folcroft 6,616 -5.1%
4058 Catasauqua 6,598 0.2%
4071 Clairton 6,566 -22.1%
4074 West View 6,555 -9.3%
4081 Oakmont 6,536 -5.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 12,993 2,543
2017 13,107 2,506
2016 13,155 2,491
2015 13,289 2,466
2014 13,369 2,434
2013 13,562 2,399
2012 13,620 2,380
2011 13,697 2,364
2010 13,757 2,334
2009 13,956 2,283
2008 13,985 2,260
2007 14,066 2,231
2006 14,252 2,190
2005 14,350 2,162
2004 14,510 2,126
2003 14,697 2,081
2002 14,830 2,054
2001 14,966 2,022
2000 15,096 1,995
1990 15,724 1,701