Latest Data (2018)
Population 5,949
Nationwide Rank 4285

Quick Facts

Steelton, Pennsylvania is the 4,285th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Steelton, Pennsylvania is a borough.

Steelton, Pennsylvania is currently 0.7% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Steelton, Pennsylvania's growth is about average. 52% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Steelton, Pennsylvania Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
4275 Kodiak, Alaska 5,968 -6.3%
4276 Bay Harbor Islands, Florida 5,964 16.0%
4277 Salida, Colorado 5,963 6.6%
4278 Littlefield, Texas 5,962 -7.9%
4279 Margate City, New Jersey 5,959 -27.3%
4280 Geneva, Ohio 5,955 -9.6%
4281 Countryside, Illinois 5,954 -1.8%
4282 Luling, Texas 5,954 16.7%
4283 Progreso, Texas 5,953 22.3%
4284 Jamesburg, New Jersey 5,951 -1.8%
4285 Steelton, Pennsylvania 5,949 1.7%
4286 Old Tappan, New Jersey 5,946 8.0%
4287 Yoakum, Texas 5,944 4.0%
4288 Oelwein, Iowa 5,942 -11.0%
4289 Columbia, Mississippi 5,941 -10.1%
4290 Roanoke, Alabama 5,933 -9.6%
4291 International Falls, Minnesota 5,930 -11.1%
4292 Union, Kentucky 5,930 102.8%
4293 Darlington, South Carolina 5,928 -12.7%
4294 Port Clinton, Ohio 5,928 -7.1%
4295 Elburn, Illinois 5,926 109.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Pennsylvania

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
2797 Yeadon 11,471 -2.3%
2799 Elizabethtown 11,450 -3.6%
2800 Emmaus 11,446 1.2%
2850 Lower Burrell 11,150 -11.4%
2851 Jefferson Hills 11,148 14.8%
2859 Munhall 11,081 -8.6%
2896 Waynesboro 10,874 13.1%
2930 Darby 10,678 3.8%
2937 Lansdowne 10,621 -3.7%
2968 Wyomissing 10,499 0.7%
2998 East Stroudsburg 10,384 4.8%
3003 Columbia 10,369 0.4%
3011 Nanticoke 10,334 -5.3%
3084 Berwick 10,002 -6.8%
3102 Northampton 9,922 5.5%
3117 Uniontown 9,835 -20.8%
3134 Oil City 9,749 -15.0%
3161 Bristol 9,598 -3.4%
3178 Lititz 9,458 4.7%
3191 Sunbury 9,409 -11.1%
3208 Brentwood 9,329 -10.6%
3223 Middletown 9,283 1.9%
3248 Jeannette 9,133 -14.0%
3252 Warren 9,124 -10.7%
3255 Economy 9,114 -2.5%
3257 Lock Haven 9,108 -0.3%
3280 Mechanicsburg 8,992 -0.3%
3306 Aliquippa 8,908 -23.4%
3326 Quakertown 8,814 -1.2%
3328 Canonsburg 8,811 2.4%
3344 Collingdale 8,772 1.3%
3369 Swissvale 8,689 -9.6%
3391 Perkasie 8,607 -2.6%
3412 Morrisville 8,544 -14.7%
3435 Carbondale 8,441 -13.6%
3459 Millersville 8,388 7.9%
3460 Beaver Falls 8,387 -15.1%
3477 Dormont 8,319 -10.6%
3487 Doylestown 8,297 0.8%
3493 Bradford 8,280 -9.3%
3507 Castle Shannon 8,255 -4.0%
3534 Mount Joy 8,201 21.0%
3544 Lewistown 8,156 -9.2%
3561 Bellevue 8,097 -7.6%
3565 Pleasant Hills 8,084 -6.3%
3573 Conshohocken 8,065 6.2%
3587 Brookhaven 8,026 0.6%
3615 Old Forge 7,937 -9.5%
3620 Downingtown 7,927 4.0%
3623 Camp Hill 7,918 3.8%
3635 Grove City 7,892 -1.4%
3637 Latrobe 7,885 -12.0%
3655 Carnegie 7,844 -6.4%
3661 Wilson 7,830 2.3%
3682 Pittston 7,755 -4.0%
3690 Gettysburg 7,717 2.9%
3735 Palmyra 7,576 6.8%
3756 White Oak 7,499 -12.2%
3775 Hatboro 7,437 0.5%
3782 DuBois 7,415 -8.7%
3786 Ellwood City 7,402 -14.8%
3811 Connellsville 7,316 -19.2%
3816 New Cumberland 7,301 -0.4%
3827 Monessen 7,277 -15.8%
3874 Glenolden 7,141 -4.3%
3886 Souderton 7,103 5.4%
3910 Ridley Park 7,043 -2.0%
3918 Archbald 7,019 12.9%
3924 Shamokin 6,984 -12.6%
3931 Huntingdon 6,959 0.6%
4000 Milton 6,743 1.9%
4011 Tamaqua 6,705 -6.2%
4021 Clifton Heights 6,681 -1.3%
4036 Ambridge 6,649 -14.1%
4051 Folcroft 6,616 -5.1%
4058 Catasauqua 6,598 0.2%
4071 Clairton 6,566 -22.1%
4074 West View 6,555 -9.3%
4081 Oakmont 6,536 -5.2%
4094 Ambler 6,496 1.0%
4100 Prospect Park 6,477 -1.6%
4125 Swarthmore 6,401 3.8%
4152 Red Lion 6,343 2.9%
4155 California 6,325 20.0%
4168 Forest Hills 6,309 -10.9%
4172 Corry 6,288 -7.7%
4173 Bellefonte 6,281 -2.1%
4187 Blakely 6,240 -11.0%
4202 Kennett Square 6,195 17.3%
4239 South Williamsport 6,103 -4.6%
4243 Franklin 6,078 1281.3%
4285 Steelton 5,949 1.7%
4296 Selinsgrove 5,926 10.3%
4297 Taylor 5,926 -8.2%
4304 Somerset 5,901 -12.6%
4310 McKees Rocks 5,885 -11.5%
4311 Clearfield 5,882 -11.2%
4312 Norwood 5,882 -1.6%
4330 Hellertown 5,857 4.6%
4354 Clarion 5,815 -5.4%
4360 Dickson City 5,804 -6.1%
4365 Plymouth 5,798 -10.5%
4368 Moosic 5,777 3.6%
4372 Crafton 5,763 -13.7%
4374 Punxsutawney 5,758 -8.0%
4393 Lewisburg 5,730 1.8%
4395 New Brighton 5,724 -13.5%
4396 Nazareth 5,720 -4.9%
4400 Hollidaysburg 5,708 6.3%
4407 Sharon Hill 5,675 3.8%
4411 Media 5,668 2.4%
4436 Exeter 5,592 -6.1%
4441 Shippensburg 5,578 -0.2%
4445 Mount Carmel 5,573 -12.5%
4446 Oxford 5,572 28.5%
4454 Edinboro 5,560 -19.9%
4457 Duquesne 5,548 -24.2%
4458 Stroudsburg 5,548 -3.9%
4481 Coraopolis 5,505 -9.8%
4497 New Holland 5,475 7.2%
4507 Monaca 5,461 -12.8%
4524 Sayre 5,424 -6.5%
4547 Greenville 5,375 -15.3%
4555 Palmerton 5,344 1.9%
4561 Shillington 5,333 5.3%
4562 Lehighton 5,329 -3.6%
4589 Fox Chapel 5,274 -7.6%
4606 Bangor 5,237 -1.5%
4607 Titusville 5,237 -14.7%
4628 Tyrone 5,194 -5.8%
4639 Turtle Creek 5,176 -14.0%
4646 Birdsboro 5,164 1.6%
4650 Schuylkill Haven 5,138 -7.1%
4663 Collegeville 5,113 2.4%
4677 Kutztown 5,089 6.2%
4707 Olyphant 5,046 1.2%
4733 Bridgeville 4,990 -6.5%
4749 Sugarcreek 4,965 -6.6%
4760 Swoyersville 4,954 -3.7%
4792 Vandergrift 4,908 -9.7%
4811 Telford 4,882 4.3%
4827 Duryea 4,862 5.2%
4828 Arnold 4,861 -13.9%
4832 Manheim 4,859 1.5%
4835 Green Tree 4,854 0.9%
4837 Clarks Summit 4,853 -5.1%
4842 Hummelstown 4,840 11.0%
4865 Shenandoah 4,789 -14.5%
4873 Royersford 4,770 12.3%
4883 West Pittston 4,751 -5.9%
4886 Westmont 4,750 -13.6%
4905 Fountain Hill 4,715 2.2%
4911 Edwardsville 4,711 -5.1%
4917 New Freedom 4,696 32.7%
4918 North Braddock 4,696 -25.0%
4940 Jim Thorpe 4,659 -3.0%
4943 Lemoyne 4,647 16.4%
4946 Farrell 4,640 -23.0%
4955 Danville 4,623 -5.6%
4970 Donora 4,596 -18.4%
4980 West York 4,584 6.1%
4983 Bridgeport 4,579 4.6%
4993 Avalon 4,558 -12.9%
5026 East Petersburg 4,499 1.1%
5027 Littlestown 4,499 13.8%
5043 West Hazleton 4,477 26.8%
5071 Jessup 4,432 -5.6%
5072 Jenkintown 4,430 -1.0%
5075 Montoursville 4,427 -7.1%
5097 Larksville 4,403 -5.9%
5106 Tarentum 4,391 -11.4%
5111 Hamburg 4,381 6.6%
5132 Cornwall 4,353 24.9%
5135 Narberth 4,348 2.7%
5144 Glassport 4,336 -12.6%
5165 Slatington 4,307 -2.7%
5171 Sellersville 4,300 -5.7%
5172 Beaver 4,299 -9.6%
5185 Honesdale 4,277 -12.4%
5220 Mount Pleasant 4,236 -10.1%
5225 West Reading 4,223 3.0%
5239 Chalfont 4,202 7.6%
5246 Minersville 4,177 -8.0%
5252 Jersey Shore 4,171 -7.1%
5267 Aldan 4,150 -3.8%
5281 Monongahela 4,131 -13.0%
5284 Sharpsville 4,125 -7.9%
5289 Fleetwood 4,121 2.6%
5292 Scottdale 4,121 -13.4%
5297 Sinking Spring 4,116 53.2%
5309 Forty Fort 4,101 -10.1%
5326 Boyertown 4,076 3.5%
5327 North East 4,076 -10.3%
5367 Akron 4,017 -0.7%
5369 Waynesburg 4,017 -3.8%
5374 Greencastle 4,004 7.5%
5403 Mahanoy City 3,966 -14.4%
5434 Charleroi 3,940 -18.9%
5436 Carroll Valley 3,937 19.0%
5443 Throop 3,923 -1.9%
5444 Laureldale 3,922 4.7%
5445 Parkesburg 3,920 16.0%
5456 Baden 3,907 -10.4%
5471 Pennsburg 3,873 38.6%
5481 Denver 3,860 15.0%
5482 Windber 3,860 -12.5%
5484 Shrewsbury 3,857 14.0%
5514 Dallastown 3,822 -6.5%
5516 Sewickley 3,820 -1.9%
5519 Lansford 3,815 -9.7%
5523 Brookville 3,808 -9.8%
5543 Ridgway 3,789 -17.1%
5553 Kittanning 3,773 -20.9%
5559 Irwin 3,768 -13.4%
5579 Trappe 3,732 15.5%
5619 Port Vue 3,673 -13.2%
5641 Zelienople 3,636 -11.7%
5649 Frackville 3,630 -16.5%
5654 Northumberland 3,625 -2.2%
5685 Millvale 3,593 -10.6%
5708 Pen Argyl 3,565 -1.2%
5724 Northern Cambria 3,544 -15.3%
5736 Slippery Rock 3,531 15.2%
5748 Mifflinburg 3,514 -2.1%
5776 Kane 3,477 -15.3%
5791 Rochester 3,463 -13.4%
5811 Malvern 3,445 12.5%
5818 Freeland 3,438 -5.2%
5874 Manor 3,358 23.6%
5889 Etna 3,338 -16.2%
5890 Hatfield 3,338 26.9%
5892 Sharpsburg 3,337 -7.7%
5909 Spring City 3,317 0.2%
5919 Masontown 3,306 -8.2%
5920 Springdale 3,306 -13.5%
5922 Ohioville 3,305 -11.8%
5924 Upland 3,303 11.0%
5938 Mount Oliver 3,293 -16.8%
5963 North Wales 3,266 -2.3%
5971 Nesquehoning 3,259 -0.8%
5982 Blairsville 3,243 -9.7%
5985 Myerstown 3,241 2.3%
5988 Wellsboro 3,239 -2.4%
5995 Coplay 3,232 -4.4%
6006 Ingram 3,225 -13.3%
6012 Athens 3,210 -5.8%
6040 Pitcairn 3,186 -12.8%
6056 Macungie 3,170 3.9%
6067 Centerville 3,161 1174.5%
6081 Brackenridge 3,153 -11.2%
6085 Mount Penn 3,149 4.3%
6090 Union City 3,147 -8.9%
6093 Wesleyville 3,144 -12.8%
6102 Homestead 3,138 -15.4%
6139 Mount Pocono 3,102 12.5%
6149 Ebensburg 3,090 0.2%
6153 McSherrystown 3,085 14.8%
6166 Wormleysburg 3,073 18.0%
6178 Trafford 3,059 -5.3%
6198 Mohnton 3,040 2.2%
6221 Wyoming 3,018 -5.9%
6224 Edgewood 3,012 -12.0%
6226 Mansfield 3,009 -11.8%
6255 Strasburg 2,983 6.6%
6257 New Britain 2,981 26.4%
6262 Penbrook 2,979 -1.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 5,949 4,285
2017 5,949 4,282
2016 5,910 4,292
2015 5,932 4,269
2014 5,931 4,259
2013 5,945 4,236
2012 5,960 4,209
2011 5,969 4,191
2010 5,990 4,160
2009 5,629 4,285
2008 5,640 4,256
2007 5,640 4,239
2006 5,629 4,221
2005 5,652 4,189
2004 5,696 4,150
2003 5,752 4,106
2002 5,777 4,067
2001 5,800 4,038
2000 5,847 4,003
1990 5,283 3,919