Latest Data (2015)
Population 77,118
Nationwide Rank 439

Quick Facts

Scranton, Pennsylvania is the 439th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Scranton, Pennsylvania is a city.

Scranton, Pennsylvania is currently 46.2% smaller than it was in 1930, the year of its peak recorded population.

Scranton, Pennsylvania's growth is below average. 78% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Scranton, Pennsylvania Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
433 Bloomington, Illinois 19.1%
434 Springdale, Arkansas 62.6%
435 Racine, Wisconsin -5.0%
436 Hammond, Indiana -6.2%
437 Milpitas, California 23.4%
438 Gary, Indiana -24.7%
439 Scranton, Pennsylvania 1.6%
440 Baldwin Park, California 1.4%
441 Auburn, Washington 38.8%
442 St. Joseph, Missouri 3.3%
443 Pharr, Texas 61.5%
444 Upland, California 11.0%
445 Folsom, California 44.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 77,118 439
2014 75,281 450
2013 75,806 438
2012 75,809 434
2011 76,003 428
2010 76,089 420
2009 71,944 439
2008 72,258 427
2007 72,490 421
2006 72,564 415
2005 73,002 407
2004 73,439 402
2003 73,874 390
2002 74,450 379
2001 75,183 371
2000 75,851 367
1990 81,914 269
1950 125,536 83
1940 140,404 63
1930 143,433 55
1920 137,783 47
1910 129,867 38
1900 102,026 38
1890 75,215 39
1880 45,850 39
1870 35,092 35