Latest Data (2017)
Population 13,625
Nationwide Rank 2439

Quick Facts

Pottsville, Pennsylvania is the 2,439th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Pottsville, Pennsylvania is a city.

Pottsville, Pennsylvania is currently 19.4% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Pottsville, Pennsylvania's growth is extremely below average. 98% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Pottsville, Pennsylvania Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2429 Soddy-Daisy, Tennessee 13,693 18.6%
2430 Monroe, Ohio 13,683 72.3%
2431 Pell City, Alabama 13,676 41.1%
2432 Marietta, Ohio 13,673 -6.5%
2433 McMinnville, Tennessee 13,662 5.9%
2434 Palmetto, Florida 13,661 5.8%
2435 Brecksville, Ohio 13,632 1.7%
2436 Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan 13,631 -4.6%
2437 Grover Beach, California 13,628 4.0%
2438 Levelland, Texas 13,628 6.2%
2439 Pottsville, Pennsylvania 13,625 -12.1%
2440 Carpinteria, California 13,622 -4.2%
2441 Jasper, Alabama 13,618 -4.0%
2442 Athens, Tennessee 13,615 2.3%
2443 Atlantic Beach, Florida 13,608 1.8%
2444 Monticello, Minnesota 13,599 56.8%
2445 Alexandria, Minnesota 13,592 29.7%
2446 Havre de Grace, Maryland 13,576 18.0%
2447 Lone Tree, Colorado 13,566 95.6%
2448 Washington, Pennsylvania 13,566 -10.5%
2449 Vadnais Heights, Minnesota 13,561 3.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Pennsylvania

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
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%
2069 Phoenixville 16,943 14.4%
2105 Lansdale 16,588 3.1%
2209 Hermitage 15,635 -3.5%
2213 Hanover 15,607 7.0%
2221 Wilkinsburg 15,554 -16.7%
2316 Franklin Park 14,552 27.3%
2341 Greensburg 14,299 -9.8%
2350 Bloomsburg 14,231 15.2%
2397 Ephrata 13,885 5.3%
2421 Whitehall 13,733 -4.8%
2439 Pottsville 13,625 -12.1%
2448 Washington 13,566 -10.5%
2482 Sharon 13,259 -18.5%
2500 Indiana 13,149 -12.3%
2503 Coatesville 13,123 20.7%
2506 Butler 13,107 -13.1%
2514 Dunmore 13,069 -8.6%
2526 Meadville 12,973 -5.0%
2543 Kingston 12,878 -6.7%
2610 New Kensington 12,466 -14.9%
2628 St. Marys 12,370 -14.5%
2762 Elizabethtown 11,586 -2.4%
2773 Yeadon 11,505 -2.0%
2781 Emmaus 11,454 1.2%
2819 Lower Burrell 11,228 -10.8%
2820 Jefferson Hills 11,226 15.6%
2834 Munhall 11,158 -7.9%
2879 Waynesboro 10,877 13.1%
2908 Darby 10,700 4.0%
2922 Lansdowne 10,646 -3.4%
2962 Wyomissing 10,454 0.2%
2966 Columbia 10,432 1.0%
3009 East Stroudsburg 10,287 3.8%
3011 Nanticoke 10,279 -5.8%
3050 Berwick 10,086 -6.0%
3084 Northampton 9,888 5.2%
3094 Oil City 9,863 -14.0%
3107 Uniontown 9,824 -20.9%
3143 Bristol 9,631 -3.1%
3160 Sunbury 9,519 -10.0%
3178 Lititz 9,415 4.2%
3185 Brentwood 9,398 -9.9%
3203 Lock Haven 9,284 1.5%
3206 Middletown 9,270 1.8%
3223 Jeannette 9,190 -13.5%
3225 Economy 9,178 -1.8%
3230 Warren 9,162 -10.4%
3260 Mechanicsburg 9,016 0.0%
3263 Aliquippa 9,006 -22.6%
3310 Quakertown 8,843 -0.9%
3312 Canonsburg 8,837 2.7%
3323 Collingdale 8,791 1.5%
3341 Swissvale 8,746 -9.0%
3384 Morrisville 8,578 -14.4%
3392 Perkasie 8,555 -3.2%
3413 Beaver Falls 8,483 -14.2%
3422 Carbondale 8,447 -13.5%
3441 Dormont 8,377 -10.0%
3454 Millersville 8,353 7.5%
3469 Doylestown 8,315 1.0%
3473 Bradford 8,305 -9.0%
3504 Mount Joy 8,215 21.2%
3507 Lewistown 8,205 -8.6%
3517 Castle Shannon 8,173 -5.0%
3526 Bellevue 8,159 -6.9%
3545 Pleasant Hills 8,132 -5.7%
3562 Conshohocken 8,053 6.0%
3565 Brookhaven 8,039 0.7%
3574 Grove City 8,011 0.0%
3596 Latrobe 7,949 -11.3%
3598 Camp Hill 7,939 4.0%
3599 Old Forge 7,937 -9.5%
3601 Downingtown 7,928 4.0%
3609 Carnegie 7,898 -5.8%
3635 Wilson 7,819 2.1%
3679 Pittston 7,694 -4.7%
3687 White Oak 7,673 -10.1%
3699 Gettysburg 7,633 1.8%
3735 Palmyra 7,527 6.1%
3741 Ellwood City 7,501 -13.7%
3759 DuBois 7,454 -8.2%
3763 Hatboro 7,436 0.5%
3781 Connellsville 7,368 -18.7%
3794 Monessen 7,339 -15.1%
3803 New Cumberland 7,318 -0.2%
3856 Glenolden 7,161 -4.1%
3888 Shamokin 7,061 -11.6%
3893 Ridley Park 7,040 -2.0%
3902 Souderton 7,008 4.0%
3920 Huntingdon 6,964 0.6%
3922 Archbald 6,954 11.8%
3951 Milton 6,847 3.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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