Latest Data (2017)
Population 28,462
Nationwide Rank 1326

Quick Facts

Williamsport, Pennsylvania is the 1,326th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Williamsport, Pennsylvania is a city.

Williamsport, Pennsylvania is currently 11.8% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Williamsport, Pennsylvania's growth is extremely below average. 90% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Williamsport, Pennsylvania Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1316 West Springfield Town, Massachusetts 28,704
1317 Henderson, Kentucky 28,657 4.3%
1318 Burton, Michigan 28,643 -5.7%
1319 Monterey, California 28,639 -3.6%
1320 Schererville, Indiana 28,633 14.6%
1321 Northampton, Massachusetts 28,593 -1.3%
1322 Harrison, New York 28,587 18.0%
1323 Jacksonville, Arkansas 28,513 -5.1%
1324 Bella Vista, Arkansas 28,511 79.9%
1325 Paragould, Arkansas 28,488 28.5%
1326 Williamsport, Pennsylvania 28,462 -7.0%
1327 Casselberry, Florida 28,395 16.0%
1328 Aberdeen, South Dakota 28,388 12.7%
1329 Melrose, Massachusetts 28,367 4.3%
1330 Newburgh, New York 28,363 0.0%
1331 Fredericksburg, Virginia 28,360 46.4%
1332 Benicia, California 28,343 5.1%
1333 Rexburg, Idaho 28,337 59.2%
1334 Lafayette, Colorado 28,328 21.2%
1335 Marion, Indiana 28,327 -12.3%
1336 Hobart, Indiana 28,255 10.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Pennsylvania

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
782 Harrisburg 49,192 0.6%
867 York 44,132 6.9%
870 Altoona 44,098 -10.7%
901 State College 42,430 10.5%
934 Wilkes-Barre 40,806 -5.0%
1112 Norristown 34,510 10.1%
1122 Chester 34,077 -7.5%
1181 Bethel Park 32,404 -3.1%
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%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 28,462 1,326
2016 28,834 1,297
2015 29,201 1,279
2014 29,197 1,267
2013 29,349 1,256
2012 29,497 1,236
2011 29,446 1,232
2010 29,381 1,217
2009 29,304 1,199
2008 29,301 1,186
2007 29,532 1,168
2006 29,668 1,155
2005 29,929 1,125
2004 30,133 1,110
2003 30,220 1,098
2002 30,071 1,093
2001 30,293 1,070
2000 30,629 1,042
1990 32,270 866
1870 16,030 92