Latest Data (2015)
Population 42,161
Nationwide Rank 888

Quick Facts

State College, Pennsylvania is the 888th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

State College, Pennsylvania is a borough.

State College, Pennsylvania is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 State College had its largest population ever.

State College, Pennsylvania's growth is about average. 46% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

State College, Pennsylvania Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
882 Plainfield, Illinois 209.3%
883 Burlington, Vermont 6.5%
884 Rohnert Park, California 2.5%
885 Urbana, Illinois 11.7%
886 Midland, Michigan 0.9%
887 Prescott Valley, Arizona 72.7%
888 State College, Pennsylvania 9.8%
889 Kearny, New Jersey 4.0%
890 Danville, Virginia -12.7%
891 Belleville, Illinois -0.7%
892 Linden, New Jersey 6.5%
893 Moorhead, Minnesota 29.3%
894 Brea, California 18.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 42,161 888
2014 42,100 878
2013 41,757 877
2012 41,983 869
2011 41,998 865
2010 42,034 852
2009 39,898 886
2008 39,926 874
2007 39,348 879
2006 40,010 853
2005 38,832 862
2004 39,127 849
2003 39,766 829
2002 39,547 831
2001 38,147 854
2000 38,387 842
1990 38,988 699