Latest Data (2017)
Population 30,614
Nationwide Rank 1245

Quick Facts

Poughkeepsie, New York is the 1,245th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Poughkeepsie, New York is a city.

Poughkeepsie, New York is currently 6.5% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Poughkeepsie, New York's growth is below average. 73% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Poughkeepsie, New York Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1235 Galesburg, Illinois 30,769 -8.7%
1236 Gurnee, Illinois 30,767 6.2%
1237 Long Branch, New Jersey 30,762 -2.1%
1238 Los Altos, California 30,743 9.4%
1239 Los Gatos, California 30,724 6.9%
1240 Aiken, South Carolina 30,721 17.4%
1241 Holladay, Utah 30,709 16.7%
1242 Burlingame, California 30,686 8.9%
1243 Greenville, Mississippi 30,686 -25.8%
1244 Weatherford, Texas 30,654 58.2%
1245 Poughkeepsie, New York 30,614 1.5%
1246 Gillette, Wyoming 30,560 49.2%
1247 Nicholasville, Kentucky 30,553 46.5%
1248 Morgantown, West Virginia 30,547 14.4%
1249 San Carlos, California 30,499 9.9%
1250 North Tonawanda, New York 30,475 -8.1%
1251 LaGrange, Georgia 30,472 15.4%
1252 Westfield, New Jersey 30,433 2.5%
1253 Atascadero, California 30,418 14.6%
1254 Santa Paula, California 30,313 5.3%
1255 North Royalton, Ohio 30,294 5.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In New York

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
617 Utica 60,635 0.2%
641 White Plains 59,047 10.7%
679 Hempstead 55,806 4.9%
772 Troy 49,565 0.6%
799 Niagara Falls 48,460 -12.7%
848 Binghamton 45,179 -4.4%
876 Freeport 43,508 -0.6%
1017 Valley Stream 37,935 4.4%
1134 Long Beach 33,750 -4.8%
1171 Spring Valley 32,724 41.9%
1178 Rome 32,473 -6.8%
1229 Ithaca 31,006 7.3%
1245 Poughkeepsie 30,614 1.5%
1250 North Tonawanda 30,475 -8.1%
1275 Port Chester 29,711 6.5%
1281 Jamestown 29,591 -7.2%
1322 Harrison 28,587 18.0%
1330 Newburgh 28,363 0.0%
1341 Saratoga Springs 28,027 6.0%
1349 Middletown 27,891 9.9%
1353 Elmira 27,773 -10.2%
1363 Glen Cove 27,500 3.1%
1380 Lindenhurst 27,153 -2.4%
1403 Auburn 26,704 -6.2%
1460 Watertown 25,687 -3.5%
1473 Ossining 25,403 5.4%
1516 Rockville Centre 24,848 1.1%
1553 Peekskill 24,272 7.7%
1562 Kiryas Joel 24,155 81.9%
1614 Kingston 23,169 -1.2%
1648 Garden City 22,698 3.8%
1780 Lockport 20,569 -7.4%
1843 Lynbrook 19,716 -1.0%
1847 Plattsburgh 19,696 4.6%
1869 Mamaroneck 19,423 5.0%
1873 Mineola 19,387 0.7%
1925 Cortland 18,698 0.0%
1976 Scarsdale 18,079 1.2%
1990 Lackawanna 17,934 -5.7%
1996 Amsterdam 17,844 -2.5%
2037 Oswego 17,465 -3.4%
2050 Massapequa Park 17,266 -1.3%
2074 Cohoes 16,875 8.2%
2161 Floral Park 16,103 0.8%
2174 Rye 16,009 6.9%
2230 Westbury 15,493 7.7%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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