Latest Data (2017)
Population 19,643
Nationwide Rank 1852

Quick Facts

Johnstown, Pennsylvania is the 1,852nd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Johnstown, Pennsylvania is a city.

Johnstown, Pennsylvania is currently 64.6% smaller than it was in 1910, the year of its peak recorded population.

Johnstown, Pennsylvania's growth is extremely below average. 99% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Johnstown, Pennsylvania Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1842 Orinda, California 19,730 11.8%
1843 Lynbrook, New York 19,716 -1.0%
1844 Hermosa Beach, California 19,708 5.7%
1845 Cumberland, Maryland 19,707 -8.9%
1846 Montgomery, Illinois 19,701 251.5%
1847 Plattsburgh, New York 19,696 4.6%
1848 Alamo, Texas 19,679 27.0%
1849 Belle Glade, Florida 19,666 14.7%
1850 Middleton, Wisconsin 19,660 24.3%
1851 Pinecrest, Florida 19,651 3.1%
1852 Johnstown, Pennsylvania 19,643 -17.5%
1853 Howard, Wisconsin 19,634 43.3%
1854 Blythe, California 19,630 -5.4%
1855 Willmar, Minnesota 19,628 6.2%
1856 Lake Forest, Illinois 19,612 -2.7%
1857 Baldwin, Pennsylvania 19,610 -1.0%
1858 Shafter, California 19,608 53.1%
1859 Bartow, Florida 19,597 24.5%
1860 Horizon City, Texas 19,562 250.7%
1861 Suwanee, Georgia 19,549 94.9%
1862 Angleton, Texas 19,544 6.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In Pennsylvania

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1112 Norristown 34,510 10.1%
1122 Chester 34,077 -7.5%
1181 Bethel Park 32,404 -3.1%
1326 Williamsport 28,462 -7.0%
1355 Monroeville 27,716 -5.3%
1375 Plum 27,258 1.1%
1383 Easton 27,109 3.3%
1456 Lebanon 25,770 5.4%
1526 Hazleton 24,723 6.2%
1640 Pottstown 22,741 3.9%
1676 New Castle 22,069 -15.9%
1755 Chambersburg 20,878 17.0%
1816 West Chester 20,060 12.2%
1834 West Mifflin 19,839 -10.4%
1838 Murrysville 19,800 5.1%
1852 Johnstown 19,643 -17.5%
1857 Baldwin 19,610 -1.0%
1879 Carlisle 19,259 6.1%
1880 McKeesport 19,245 -19.5%
2069 Phoenixville 16,943 14.4%
2105 Lansdale 16,588 3.1%
2209 Hermitage 15,635 -3.5%
2213 Hanover 15,607 7.0%
2221 Wilkinsburg 15,554 -16.7%
2316 Franklin Park 14,552 27.3%
2341 Greensburg 14,299 -9.8%
2350 Bloomsburg 14,231 15.2%
2397 Ephrata 13,885 5.3%
2421 Whitehall 13,733 -4.8%
2439 Pottsville 13,625 -12.1%
2448 Washington 13,566 -10.5%
2482 Sharon 13,259 -18.5%
2500 Indiana 13,149 -12.3%
2503 Coatesville 13,123 20.7%
2506 Butler 13,107 -13.1%
2514 Dunmore 13,069 -8.6%
2526 Meadville 12,973 -5.0%
2543 Kingston 12,878 -6.7%
2610 New Kensington 12,466 -14.9%
2628 St. Marys 12,370 -14.5%
2762 Elizabethtown 11,586 -2.4%
2773 Yeadon 11,505 -2.0%
2781 Emmaus 11,454 1.2%
2819 Lower Burrell 11,228 -10.8%
2820 Jefferson Hills 11,226 15.6%
2834 Munhall 11,158 -7.9%
2879 Waynesboro 10,877 13.1%
2908 Darby 10,700 4.0%
2922 Lansdowne 10,646 -3.4%
2962 Wyomissing 10,454 0.2%
2966 Columbia 10,432 1.0%
3009 East Stroudsburg 10,287 3.8%
3011 Nanticoke 10,279 -5.8%
3050 Berwick 10,086 -6.0%
3084 Northampton 9,888 5.2%
3094 Oil City 9,863 -14.0%
3107 Uniontown 9,824 -20.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 19,643 1,852
2016 19,712 1,831
2015 19,966 1,802
2014 20,184 1,774
2013 20,402 1,740
2012 20,577 1,706
2011 20,763 1,681
2010 20,978 1,659
2009 21,497 1,615
2008 21,658 1,595
2007 21,797 1,573
2006 22,031 1,542
2005 22,292 1,499
2004 22,590 1,464
2003 22,883 1,438
2002 23,164 1,404
2001 23,447 1,366
2000 23,818 1,335
1990 28,087 991
1910 55,482 98