Latest Data (2018)
Population 301,048
Nationwide Rank 66

Quick Facts

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is the 66th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is a city.

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is currently 55.5% smaller than it was in 1950, the year of its peak recorded population.

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania's growth is extremely below average. 93% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
56 Honolulu, Hawaii 347,397 -6.3%
57 Santa Ana, California 332,725 -1.7%
58 Riverside, California 330,063 27.7%
59 Corpus Christi, Texas 326,554 17.7%
60 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky 323,780 23.9%
61 Stockton, California 311,178 27.2%
62 Henderson, Nevada 310,390 73.1%
63 St. Paul, Minnesota 307,695 7.2%
64 St. Louis, Missouri 302,838 -12.7%
65 Cincinnati, Ohio 302,605 -8.6%
66 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 301,048 -9.7%
67 Greensboro, North Carolina 294,722 28.9%
68 Anchorage, Alaska 291,538 11.8%
69 Plano, Texas 288,061 28.4%
70 Lincoln, Nebraska 287,401 26.2%
71 Orlando, Florida 285,713 46.7%
72 Irvine, California 282,572 92.6%
73 Newark, New Jersey 282,090 3.4%
74 Toledo, Ohio 274,975 -12.3%
75 Durham, North Carolina 274,291 45.2%
76 Chula Vista, California 271,651 54.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 301,048 66
2017 302,407 65
2016 303,625 63
2015 304,391 63
2014 305,412 62
2013 305,841 62
2012 306,211 61
2011 306,059 61
2010 305,704 59
2009 311,647 61
2008 312,119 61
2007 312,322 59
2006 313,306 58
2005 316,206 59
2004 320,394 58
2003 325,091 56
2002 327,429 56
2001 330,439 55
2000 333,703 54
1990 370,139 42
1980 423,938 30
1970 520,117 24
1960 604,332 16
1950 676,806 12
1940 671,659 10
1930 669,817 10
1920 588,343 9
1910 533,905 8
1900 321,616 11
1890 238,617 13
1880 156,389 12
1870 86,076 16
1860 49,221 17
1850 46,601 13
1840 21,115 17