Latest Data (2018)
Population 12,363
Nationwide Rank 2637

Quick Facts

New Kensington, Pennsylvania is the 2,637th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

New Kensington, Pennsylvania is a city.

New Kensington, Pennsylvania is currently 22.6% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

New Kensington, Pennsylvania's growth is extremely below average. 97% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

New Kensington, Pennsylvania Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
2627 Wilmington, Ohio 12,401 3.7%
2628 Kewanee, Illinois 12,400 -4.4%
2629 Winnetka, Illinois 12,385 -0.6%
2630 Shepherdsville, Kentucky 12,383 45.4%
2631 Broussard, Louisiana 12,372 101.1%
2632 Trophy Club, Texas 12,369 92.2%
2633 Waconia, Minnesota 12,369 77.4%
2634 Centralia, Illinois 12,368 -14.0%
2635 Patchogue, New York 12,368 3.6%
2636 Marion, Arkansas 12,364 37.1%
2637 New Kensington, Pennsylvania 12,363 -15.6%
2638 St. Marys, Pennsylvania 12,359 -14.5%
2639 Irmo, South Carolina 12,357 9.7%
2640 Lincolnwood, Illinois 12,349 0.0%
2641 Larkspur, California 12,328 2.5%
2642 Gatesville, Texas 12,327 -21.8%
2643 Holly Hill, Florida 12,316 0.8%
2644 Palmer Town, Massachusetts 12,309
2645 Harrison, Wisconsin 12,305
2646 Kelso, Washington 12,303 3.6%
2647 Mandeville, Louisiana 12,288 16.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Pennsylvania

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
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%
4094 Ambler 6,496 1.0%
4100 Prospect Park 6,477 -1.6%
4125 Swarthmore 6,401 3.8%
4152 Red Lion 6,343 2.9%
4155 California 6,325 20.0%
4168 Forest Hills 6,309 -10.9%
4172 Corry 6,288 -7.7%
4173 Bellefonte 6,281 -2.1%
4187 Blakely 6,240 -11.0%
4202 Kennett Square 6,195 17.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 12,363 2,637
2017 12,466 2,610
2016 12,592 2,575
2015 12,713 2,548
2014 12,796 2,530
2013 12,911 2,504
2012 12,962 2,468
2011 13,037 2,448
2010 13,116 2,429
2009 13,616 2,331
2008 13,687 2,307
2007 13,693 2,284
2006 13,801 2,248
2005 13,926 2,211
2004 14,092 2,171
2003 14,219 2,130
2002 14,335 2,100
2001 14,497 2,070
2000 14,662 2,036
1990 15,967 1,676