Pottstown is a city located in Chester County and Montgomery County Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 22,504, it is the 23rd largest city in Pennsylvania and the 1695th largest city in the United States . Pottstown is currently declining at a rate of -0.21% annually but its population has increased by 0.57% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 22,377 in 2010. Pottstown reached it's highest population of 26,144 in 1960. Spanning over 5 miles, Pottstown has a population density of 4,639 people per square mile.
The average household income in Pottstown is $63,363 with a poverty rate of 18.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $979 per month, and the median house value is $124,400. The median age in Pottstown is 35.6 years, 34.9 years for males, and 36.3 years for females.