Latest Data (2017)
Population 34,510
Nationwide Rank 1112

Quick Facts

Norristown, Pennsylvania is the 1,112th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Norristown, Pennsylvania is a borough.

Norristown, Pennsylvania is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Norristown had its largest population ever.

Norristown, Pennsylvania's growth is about average. 58% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Norristown, Pennsylvania Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1102 Merrillville, Indiana 34,871 14.1%
1103 Brunswick, Ohio 34,867 3.9%
1104 Oswego, Illinois 34,833 150.6%
1105 Stow, Ohio 34,769 7.1%
1106 Mount Juliet, Tennessee 34,726 145.0%
1107 Riviera Beach, Florida 34,674 15.9%
1108 Leawood, Kansas 34,659 24.7%
1109 Tooele, Utah 34,628 49.7%
1110 University City, Missouri 34,549 -8.3%
1111 Torrington, Connecticut 34,538 -1.9%
1112 Norristown, Pennsylvania 34,510 10.1%
1113 Beverly Hills, California 34,484 1.7%
1114 Foster City, California 34,412 19.5%
1115 Englewood, Colorado 34,407 7.6%
1116 Menlo Park, California 34,357 11.6%
1117 McMinnville, Oregon 34,347 28.6%
1118 Kennesaw, Georgia 34,344 60.3%
1119 San Dimas, California 34,326 -2.0%
1120 Vestavia Hills, Alabama 34,291 10.9%
1121 Seaside, California 34,150 3.1%
1122 Chester, Pennsylvania 34,077 -7.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Pennsylvania

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
631 Lancaster 59,708 5.1%
782 Harrisburg 49,192 0.6%
867 York 44,132 6.9%
870 Altoona 44,098 -10.7%
901 State College 42,430 10.5%
934 Wilkes-Barre 40,806 -5.0%
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%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 34,510 1,112
2016 34,370 1,107
2015 34,412 1,096
2014 34,484 1,081
2013 34,432 1,072
2012 34,427 1,066
2011 34,392 1,055
2010 34,324 1,045
2009 31,989 1,105
2008 31,944 1,096
2007 31,122 1,109
2006 30,316 1,127
2005 30,604 1,103
2004 30,811 1,083
2003 30,991 1,065
2002 31,115 1,048
2001 31,371 1,030
2000 31,331 1,023
1990 30,496 923