Berks County Population 2017

Berks County's estimated population is 414,812 with a growth rate of 0.04% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Berks County is the 9th largest county in Pennsylvania.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016414,8121770.04%
2015414,6356140.15%
2014414,0213340.08%
2013413,6873560.09%
2012413,3316550.16%
2011412,6766880.17%
2010411,98875,46522.42%
1990336,52324,0147.68%
1980312,50916,1275.44%
1970296,38220,9687.61%
1960275,41419,6747.69%
1950255,74013,8565.73%
1940241,88410,1674.39%
1930231,71730,86315.37%
1920200,85417,6329.62%
1910183,22223,60714.79%
1900159,61522,28816.23%
1890137,32714,73012.01%
1880122,59715,89614.90%
1870106,70112,88313.73%
186093,81816,68921.64%
185077,12912,56019.45%
184064,56911,41721.48%
183053,1526,87714.86%
182046,2753,1297.25%
181043,14610,73933.14%
180032,4072,2287.38%
179030,1790.00%

Berks County Population Growth

Population Data via

Berks County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White366,34588.32%
Black or African American28,4386.86%
Two or More Races9,4322.27%
Asian6,5121.57%
American Indian and Alaska Native3,2150.78%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander6930.17%

Berks County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Berks County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Reading8807987575-504-0.57%
Birdsboro51635142-21-0.41%
Kutztown50035017140.28%
Hamburg42894379902.10%
Fleetwood40854072-13-0.32%
Boyertown40614031-30-0.74%
Mohnton3043304410.03%
Womelsdorf2855285500.00%
Wernersville24942529351.40%
Robesonia20612057-4-0.19%
Leesport18901876-14-0.74%
Shoemakersville13781364-14-1.02%
Bally10901101111.01%
Bernville955947-8-0.84%
Bechtelsville939936-3-0.32%
Centerport387398112.84%
Strausstown34234530.88%
Lenhartsville16516610.61%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990