Biggest Cities in Pennsylvania

Can you name the most populous cities in Pennsylvania by city proper population?
Source: 2018 Census Estimates
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Last updated: May 31, 2019
First submittedJuly 16, 2012
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Population
City
1,584,138
Philadelphia
301,048
Pittsburgh
121,433
Allentown
96,471
Erie
88,495
Reading
77,182
Scranton
75,790
Bethlehem
Population
City
59,420
Lancaster
49,229
Harrisburg
44,118
York
43,702
Altoona
42,352
State College
40,806
Wilkes-Barre
34,422
Norristown
Population
City
33,909
Chester
32,501
Bethel Park
28,348
Williamsport
27,529
Monroeville
27,216
Easton
27,135
Plum
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Level 89
Jun 14, 2014
I love how this quiz accepts ‘Philly’ as an answer.
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Level 80
Jul 8, 2014
All the quizzes accept "Philly" for Philadelphia! Quizmaster also usually accepts "NYC" and "DC".
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Level 75
Jul 8, 2014
From PA, yet missed Harrisburg...
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Level 41
Aug 15, 2015
14 but I'm from Pennsylvania :)
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Level ∞
May 26, 2016
Just realized that this quiz has a Lancaster and a York. War of the Roses!
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Level 78
Oct 31, 2016
No wars there. It's Amish country. :)
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Level 85
Oct 30, 2019
Some bloke from Bethlehem intervened.
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Level 79
May 19, 2017
Not only that, they are next to each other, both in location and population.
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Level 65
May 17, 2017
Ashamed... from Pennsylvania yet only got 6 :/
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Level 41
Aug 29, 2017
I'm also from Pennsylvania and only got 9...
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Level 38
Jun 17, 2017
I got 2, and that's only because I watched The Office.
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Level 79
Jul 6, 2019
Pittsburg without H wasn't accepted. I got used to it on JetPunk ...
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Level ∞
Jul 6, 2019
We changed it by popular request.
+9
Level 84
Jul 26, 2019
I, for one, am glad I didn't have to delete Hallentown and start over. ;)
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Level 74
Nov 18, 2020
Thank goodness!
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Level 72
Aug 6, 2019
I lived In PA all my life and never heard of Plum.
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Level 70
Aug 6, 2019
Got all but the three Pittsburgh suburbs.
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Level 61
Aug 6, 2019
Got 2.
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Level 68
Aug 6, 2019
WE ARE...
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Level 76
Aug 6, 2019
Lazy Scranton, the Electric City. They call it that 'cause of the electricity.
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Level 74
Aug 6, 2019
Pittsburgh native here. The fact that Bethel Park is considered a city is hilarious to me. I've also never even heard of Plum.
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Level 70
Aug 7, 2019
That makes me feel better. Philly/suburbs native here. I guess all but the three Pittsburgh adjacent cities.
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Level 85
Oct 30, 2019
Please um is a huge piece of land just east of Pittsburgh. Signs for Plum exits everywhere near the freeway junctions.
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Level 17
Dec 29, 2020
I was born in Bethel and I also find it hilarious that its considered a "city" its a borough to everyone that lives here XD
+2
Level 65
Aug 6, 2019
In west Philadelphia born and raised
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Level 68
Aug 7, 2019
on the playground is where I spent most of my days
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Level 68
Aug 13, 2019
Chilling out, maxing, relaxing all cool

And all shooting some b-ball outside of the school

+2
Level 27
Nov 4, 2019
When a couple of guys who were up to no good

Started making trouble in my neighborhood

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Level 74
Nov 18, 2020
Cool
+2
Level 51
Oct 20, 2020
Got 6 from NJ
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Level 20
Feb 26, 2021
First of all why do you keep writing lyrics from Fresh Prince and second of all I live in a town called watsontown near Williamsport and got 17 which beats 92.1# of ya'll (true pa native)