Northampton County Population 2017

Northampton County's estimated population is 302,294 with a growth rate of 0.37% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Northampton County is the 13th largest county in Pennsylvania.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016302,2941,1040.37%
2015301,1908940.30%
2014300,2967690.26%
2013299,5272340.08%
2012299,2931,0130.34%
2011298,2802310.08%
2010298,04950,94420.62%
1990247,10521,6879.62%
1980225,41811,0505.15%
1970214,36812,9566.43%
1960201,41216,1698.73%
1950185,24316,2849.64%
1940168,959-345-0.20%
1930169,30415,79810.29%
1920153,50625,83920.24%
1910127,66727,98028.07%
190099,68715,46718.36%
189084,22013,90819.78%
188070,3128,88014.46%
187061,43213,52828.24%
186047,9047,66919.06%
185040,235-761-1.86%
184040,9961,5143.83%
183039,4827,71724.29%
182031,765-6,380-16.73%
181038,1458,08326.89%
180030,0625,81223.97%
179024,2500.00%

Northampton County Population Growth

Population Data via

Northampton County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White265,61587.87%
Black or African American19,0576.30%
Asian8,5962.84%
Two or More Races6,3922.11%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,2310.41%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2990.10%

Northampton County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Northampton County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Bethlehem75013752932800.37%
Easton26769269782090.78%
Hellertown58985830-68-1.15%
Nazareth57465685-61-1.06%
Bangor52595190-69-1.31%
Pen Argyl35953544-51-1.42%
Wind Gap27202710-10-0.37%
Bath26932672-21-0.78%
Walnutport20702082120.58%
Tatamy11461133-13-1.13%
Stockertown927916-11-1.19%
Portland519510-9-1.73%
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