Latest Data (2018)
Population 30,469
Nationwide Rank 1253

Quick Facts

Poughkeepsie, New York is the 1,253rd largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Poughkeepsie, New York is a city.

Poughkeepsie, New York is currently 6.9% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Poughkeepsie, New York's growth is below average. 75% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Poughkeepsie, New York Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1243 Aiken, South Carolina 30,778 17.6%
1244 Cleburne, Texas 30,720 16.2%
1245 Holladay, Utah 30,697 16.7%
1246 Los Gatos, California 30,680 6.8%
1247 Saratoga, California 30,599 1.7%
1248 Gurnee, Illinois 30,576 5.6%
1249 Cibolo, Texas 30,563 857.4%
1250 Opelika, Alabama 30,555 23.7%
1251 Los Altos, California 30,531 8.6%
1252 Garner, North Carolina 30,502 61.9%
1253 Poughkeepsie, New York 30,469 1.0%
1254 Burlingame, California 30,467 8.2%
1255 Fountain, Colorado 30,454 96.2%
1256 Galesburg, Illinois 30,432 -9.7%
1257 Long Branch, New Jersey 30,406 -3.2%
1258 Gloucester, Massachusetts 30,401 0.1%
1259 Syracuse, Utah 30,400 207.0%
1260 North Tonawanda, New York 30,372 -8.4%
1261 San Carlos, California 30,364 9.4%
1262 Atascadero, California 30,330 14.3%
1263 Kingman, Arizona 30,314 44.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In New York

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
626 Utica 60,100 -0.6%
655 White Plains 58,111 9.0%
693 Hempstead 55,255 3.8%
785 Troy 49,374 0.3%
811 Niagara Falls 48,144 -13.2%
862 Binghamton 44,785 -5.2%
892 Freeport 43,044 -1.7%
1032 Valley Stream 37,523 3.2%
1156 Long Beach 33,534 -5.4%
1193 Spring Valley 32,261 39.9%
1199 Rome 32,204 -7.6%
1235 Ithaca 30,999 7.2%
1253 Poughkeepsie 30,469 1.0%
1260 North Tonawanda 30,372 -8.4%
1300 Jamestown 29,315 -8.1%
1302 Port Chester 29,282 4.9%
1341 Newburgh 28,164 -0.7%
1348 Saratoga Springs 28,005 5.9%
1353 Harrison 27,896 15.2%
1355 Middletown 27,815 9.6%
1386 Elmira 27,204 -12.1%
1387 Glen Cove 27,201 2.0%
1409 Lindenhurst 26,902 -3.3%
1436 Auburn 26,454 -7.1%
1492 Kiryas Joel 25,292 90.5%
1493 Watertown 25,290 -5.0%
1511 Ossining 24,998 3.7%
1544 Rockville Centre 24,602 0.1%
1570 Peekskill 24,173 7.2%
1641 Kingston 22,950 -2.1%
1668 Garden City 22,495 2.9%
1798 Lockport 20,434 -8.0%
1872 Lynbrook 19,493 -2.1%
1881 Plattsburgh 19,438 3.2%
1894 Mineola 19,234 0.0%
1901 Mamaroneck 19,154 3.5%
1934 Cortland 18,713 0.0%
1998 Amsterdam 17,864 -2.4%
2000 Scarsdale 17,863 0.0%
2013 Lackawanna 17,768 -6.6%
2055 Oswego 17,337 -4.1%
2078 Massapequa Park 17,091 -2.3%
2109 Cohoes 16,655 6.8%
2196 Floral Park 15,923 -0.2%
2212 Rye 15,752 5.2%
2250 Westbury 15,354 6.7%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 30,469 1,253
2017 30,614 1,245
2016 30,267 1,249
2015 30,371 1,240
2014 30,513 1,214
2013 30,639 1,205
2012 30,847 1,181
2011 30,994 1,163
2010 32,736 1,099
2009 29,564 1,187
2008 29,597 1,175
2007 29,725 1,161
2006 29,959 1,142
2005 30,172 1,114
2004 30,420 1,097
2003 30,451 1,090
2002 30,395 1,079
2001 30,330 1,069
2000 30,158 1,059
1990 28,860 965
1880 20,207 99
1870 20,080 68
1860 14,726 60
1850 11,511 58