Latest Data (2017)
Population 42,591
Nationwide Rank 899

Quick Facts

Pittsfield, Massachusetts is the 899th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Pittsfield, Massachusetts is a city.

Pittsfield, Massachusetts is currently 12.7% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Pittsfield, Massachusetts's growth is extremely below average. 94% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Pittsfield, Massachusetts Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
889 Rohnert Park, California 42,838 3.5%
890 Ormond Beach, Florida 42,816 17.1%
891 Fond du Lac, Wisconsin 42,809 1.3%
892 Brea, California 42,777 20.3%
893 Bell Gardens, California 42,747 -3.1%
894 Prescott, Arizona 42,731 24.3%
895 The Colony, Texas 42,721 57.7%
896 Kearny, New Jersey 42,670 5.3%
897 Brentwood, Tennessee 42,667 61.9%
898 Goose Creek, South Carolina 42,619 35.0%
899 Pittsfield, Massachusetts 42,591 -6.8%
900 Fairfield, Ohio 42,566 1.0%
901 State College, Pennsylvania 42,430 10.5%
902 Rancho Palos Verdes, California 42,364 2.7%
903 Wake Forest, North Carolina 42,269 223.2%
904 Mankato, Minnesota 42,264 29.7%
905 Burlington, Vermont 42,239 6.0%
906 Moline, Illinois 42,231 -3.9%
907 Edmonds, Washington 42,209 6.7%
908 Urbana, Illinois 41,989 10.9%
909 Midland, Michigan 41,950 0.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In Massachusetts

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
417 Somerville 81,360 4.9%
428 Lawrence 80,162 11.0%
580 Haverhill 63,639 7.6%
594 Waltham 62,442 5.4%
607 Malden 61,246 8.7%
654 Medford 57,797 3.8%
660 Taunton 57,139 1.8%
667 Weymouth Town 56,664
682 Chicopee 55,515 1.4%
712 Revere 53,993 13.9%
729 Peabody 52,987 9.5%
762 Methuen 50,259 14.3%
836 Everett 46,324 20.9%
855 Attleboro 44,590 6.2%
866 Barnstable Town 44,163 -8.0%
878 Salem 43,415 7.3%
899 Pittsfield 42,591 -6.8%
912 Beverly 41,816 4.9%
915 Westfield 41,700 4.0%
917 Leominster 41,615 0.3%
935 Fitchburg 40,793 4.5%
948 Holyoke 40,341 1.1%
954 Chelsea 40,227 14.5%
960 Marlborough 39,873 8.9%
966 Woburn 39,701 6.0%
1035 Braintree Town 37,156
1079 Watertown Town 35,756
1160 Franklin Town 32,996
1261 Gloucester 30,172 -0.6%
1310 Agawam Town 28,849
1316 West Springfield Town 28,704
1321 Northampton 28,593 -1.3%
1329 Melrose 28,367 4.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 42,591 899
2016 42,846 879
2015 43,303 866
2014 43,697 853
2013 44,057 836
2012 44,168 825
2011 44,362 818
2010 44,737 806
2009 42,424 834
2008 42,618 815
2007 42,965 796
2006 43,120 788
2005 43,533 776
2004 44,080 759
2003 44,412 749
2002 44,817 732
2001 45,186 720
2000 45,704 701
1990 48,792 542