Latest Data (2018)
Population 13,555
Nationwide Rank 2459

Quick Facts

Pottsville, Pennsylvania is the 2,459th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Pottsville, Pennsylvania is a city.

Pottsville, Pennsylvania is currently 19.8% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

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

Pottsville, Pennsylvania Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
2449 Moberly, Missouri 13,610 -0.9%
2450 Dallas, Georgia 13,607 149.1%
2451 Marietta, Ohio 13,604 -6.9%
2452 Lebanon, New Hampshire 13,602 8.1%
2453 Waycross, Georgia 13,600 -11.5%
2454 Olean, New York 13,597 -11.2%
2455 Vadnais Heights, Minnesota 13,596 4.0%
2456 Monroe, Georgia 13,573 17.9%
2457 Lake Forest Park, Washington 13,569 5.6%
2458 Grimes, Iowa 13,562 164.6%
2459 Pottsville, Pennsylvania 13,555 -12.5%
2460 Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan 13,552 -5.2%
2461 Chelsea, Alabama 13,531 246.3%
2462 Marshall, Minnesota 13,530 5.9%
2463 Grover Beach, California 13,528 3.2%
2464 Levelland, Texas 13,527 5.4%
2465 Bay St. Louis, Mississippi 13,515 18.3%
2466 Santa Fe, Texas 13,509 20.9%
2467 Washington, Pennsylvania 13,508 -10.9%
2468 Jasper, Alabama 13,500 -4.9%
2469 Elizabethton, Tennessee 13,497 -3.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In Pennsylvania

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
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%
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%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 13,555 2,459
2017 13,625 2,439
2016 13,738 2,410
2015 13,802 2,391
2014 13,940 2,362
2013 14,095 2,333
2012 14,129 2,319
2011 14,204 2,291
2010 14,324 2,258
2009 14,340 2,233
2008 14,418 2,214
2007 14,471 2,191
2006 14,543 2,164
2005 14,610 2,138
2004 14,753 2,094
2003 14,935 2,052
2002 15,135 2,012
2001 15,304 1,987
2000 15,504 1,953
1990 16,897 1,600
1850 7,515 98
1840 4,345 94