Latest Data (2015)
Population 49,081
Nationwide Rank 773

Quick Facts

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania is the 773rd largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania is a city.

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania is currently 35.3% smaller than it was in 1920, the year of its peak recorded population.

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania's growth is below average. 79% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
767 Bedford, Texas 4.4%
768 Rancho Santa Margarita, California 4.8%
769 Cypress, California 5.7%
770 Murray, Utah 8.0%
771 Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio -0.5%
772 Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 40.6%
773 Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 0.4%
774 Covina, California 4.3%
775 Stillwater, Oklahoma 24.7%
776 Niagara Falls, New York -11.8%
777 Collierville, Tennessee 48.1%
778 Summerville, South Carolina 72.7%
779 Sheboygan, Wisconsin -3.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 49,081 773
2014 49,082 768
2013 49,188 759
2012 49,279 747
2011 49,333 736
2010 49,528 716
2009 47,418 746
2008 47,464 740
2007 47,416 733
2006 47,307 729
2005 47,332 714
2004 47,528 702
2003 48,062 689
2002 48,374 667
2001 48,550 654
2000 48,879 641
1990 51,964 497
1920 75,917 92
1910 64,186 88
1900 50,167 77
1890 39,385 75
1870 23,104 57
1860 13,405 70
1850 7,834 93
1840 5,980 71