Latest Data (2018)
Population 19,447
Nationwide Rank 1880

Quick Facts

Johnstown, Pennsylvania is the 1,880th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Johnstown, Pennsylvania is a city.

Johnstown, Pennsylvania is currently 64.9% smaller than it was in 1910, the year of its peak recorded population.

Johnstown, Pennsylvania's growth is extremely below average. 98% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Johnstown, Pennsylvania Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1870 Montrose, Colorado 19,512 49.9%
1871 Liberal, Kansas 19,495 -1.0%
1872 Lynbrook, New York 19,493 -2.1%
1873 South Burlington, Vermont 19,486 30.3%
1874 Bourbonnais, Illinois 19,485 26.9%
1875 Cumberland, Maryland 19,480 -10.0%
1876 El Reno, Oklahoma 19,472 20.1%
1877 Hermosa Beach, California 19,465 4.4%
1878 Baldwin, Pennsylvania 19,464 -1.8%
1879 Matteson, Illinois 19,464 49.3%
1880 Johnstown, Pennsylvania 19,447 -18.3%
1881 Plattsburgh, New York 19,438 3.2%
1882 Brigham City, Utah 19,404 11.0%
1883 Stillwater, Minnesota 19,404 24.4%
1884 Central Falls, Rhode Island 19,398 2.3%
1885 Eloy, Arizona 19,391 84.4%
1886 Tullahoma, Tennessee 19,370 7.1%
1887 Monroe, Washington 19,363 39.3%
1888 Murray, Kentucky 19,348 26.8%
1889 Shelbyville, Indiana 19,326 6.9%
1890 Evergreen Park, Illinois 19,325 -7.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Pennsylvania

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1119 Norristown 34,422 9.8%
1140 Chester 33,909 -8.0%
1183 Bethel Park 32,501 -2.9%
1334 Williamsport 28,348 -7.4%
1369 Monroeville 27,529 -5.9%
1384 Easton 27,216 3.7%
1390 Plum 27,135 0.7%
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%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 19,447 1,880
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