Latest Data (2017)
Population 15,554
Nationwide Rank 2221

Quick Facts

Wilkinsburg, Pennsylvania is the 2,221st largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Wilkinsburg, Pennsylvania is a borough.

Wilkinsburg, Pennsylvania is currently 25.9% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Wilkinsburg, Pennsylvania's growth is extremely below average. 99% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Wilkinsburg, Pennsylvania Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2211 Clarksburg, West Virginia 15,621 -6.7%
2212 West University Place, Texas 15,608 9.2%
2213 Hanover, Pennsylvania 15,607 7.0%
2214 Mitchell, South Dakota 15,603 6.8%
2215 Berea, Kentucky 15,597 37.6%
2216 Middleburg Heights, Ohio 15,587 0.2%
2217 La Grange, Illinois 15,581 0.0%
2218 Pataskala, Ohio 15,566 49.9%
2219 Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan 15,560 -8.9%
2220 New Haven, Indiana 15,560 16.9%
2221 Wilkinsburg, Pennsylvania 15,554 -16.7%
2222 Ammon, Idaho 15,540 138.0%
2223 Fairburn, Georgia 15,520 148.7%
2224 Payson, Arizona 15,520 13.4%
2225 Jasper, Indiana 15,519 17.7%
2226 Traverse City, Michigan 15,515 6.8%
2227 River Falls, Wisconsin 15,510 22.2%
2228 Dickson, Tennessee 15,509 20.1%
2229 Los Lunas, New Mexico 15,501 53.2%
2230 Westbury, New York 15,493 7.7%
2231 Johnstown, Colorado 15,478 246.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Pennsylvania

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1326 Williamsport 28,462 -7.0%
1355 Monroeville 27,716 -5.3%
1375 Plum 27,258 1.1%
1383 Easton 27,109 3.3%
1456 Lebanon 25,770 5.4%
1526 Hazleton 24,723 6.2%
1640 Pottstown 22,741 3.9%
1676 New Castle 22,069 -15.9%
1755 Chambersburg 20,878 17.0%
1816 West Chester 20,060 12.2%
1834 West Mifflin 19,839 -10.4%
1838 Murrysville 19,800 5.1%
1852 Johnstown 19,643 -17.5%
1857 Baldwin 19,610 -1.0%
1879 Carlisle 19,259 6.1%
1880 McKeesport 19,245 -19.5%
2069 Phoenixville 16,943 14.4%
2105 Lansdale 16,588 3.1%
2209 Hermitage 15,635 -3.5%
2213 Hanover 15,607 7.0%
2221 Wilkinsburg 15,554 -16.7%
2316 Franklin Park 14,552 27.3%
2341 Greensburg 14,299 -9.8%
2350 Bloomsburg 14,231 15.2%
2397 Ephrata 13,885 5.3%
2421 Whitehall 13,733 -4.8%
2439 Pottsville 13,625 -12.1%
2448 Washington 13,566 -10.5%
2482 Sharon 13,259 -18.5%
2500 Indiana 13,149 -12.3%
2503 Coatesville 13,123 20.7%
2506 Butler 13,107 -13.1%
2514 Dunmore 13,069 -8.6%
2526 Meadville 12,973 -5.0%
2543 Kingston 12,878 -6.7%
2610 New Kensington 12,466 -14.9%
2628 St. Marys 12,370 -14.5%
2762 Elizabethtown 11,586 -2.4%
2773 Yeadon 11,505 -2.0%
2781 Emmaus 11,454 1.2%
2819 Lower Burrell 11,228 -10.8%
2820 Jefferson Hills 11,226 15.6%
2834 Munhall 11,158 -7.9%
2879 Waynesboro 10,877 13.1%
2908 Darby 10,700 4.0%
2922 Lansdowne 10,646 -3.4%
2962 Wyomissing 10,454 0.2%
2966 Columbia 10,432 1.0%
3009 East Stroudsburg 10,287 3.8%
3011 Nanticoke 10,279 -5.8%
3050 Berwick 10,086 -6.0%
3084 Northampton 9,888 5.2%
3094 Oil City 9,863 -14.0%
3107 Uniontown 9,824 -20.9%
3143 Bristol 9,631 -3.1%
3160 Sunbury 9,519 -10.0%
3178 Lititz 9,415 4.2%
3185 Brentwood 9,398 -9.9%
3203 Lock Haven 9,284 1.5%
3206 Middletown 9,270 1.8%
3223 Jeannette 9,190 -13.5%
3225 Economy 9,178 -1.8%
3230 Warren 9,162 -10.4%
3260 Mechanicsburg 9,016 0.0%
3263 Aliquippa 9,006 -22.6%
3310 Quakertown 8,843 -0.9%
3312 Canonsburg 8,837 2.7%
3323 Collingdale 8,791 1.5%
3341 Swissvale 8,746 -9.0%
3384 Morrisville 8,578 -14.4%
3392 Perkasie 8,555 -3.2%
3413 Beaver Falls 8,483 -14.2%
3422 Carbondale 8,447 -13.5%
3441 Dormont 8,377 -10.0%
3454 Millersville 8,353 7.5%
3469 Doylestown 8,315 1.0%
3473 Bradford 8,305 -9.0%
3504 Mount Joy 8,215 21.2%
3507 Lewistown 8,205 -8.6%
3517 Castle Shannon 8,173 -5.0%
3526 Bellevue 8,159 -6.9%
3545 Pleasant Hills 8,132 -5.7%
3562 Conshohocken 8,053 6.0%
3565 Brookhaven 8,039 0.7%
3574 Grove City 8,011 0.0%
3596 Latrobe 7,949 -11.3%
3598 Camp Hill 7,939 4.0%
3599 Old Forge 7,937 -9.5%
3601 Downingtown 7,928 4.0%
3609 Carnegie 7,898 -5.8%
3635 Wilson 7,819 2.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 15,554 2,221
2016 15,586 2,200
2015 15,731 2,175
2014 15,813 2,158
2013 15,882 2,138
2012 15,906 2,118
2011 15,919 2,109
2010 15,930 2,087
2009 17,112 1,950
2008 17,124 1,929
2007 17,223 1,894
2006 17,327 1,870
2005 17,516 1,832
2004 17,798 1,792
2003 18,029 1,752
2002 18,261 1,728
2001 18,467 1,707
2000 18,674 1,678
1990 20,987 1,308