Canonsburg, Pennsylvania

Canonsburg: Borough in Washington County, Pennsylvania


Canonsburg is a city located in the county of Washington in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 8,992 and a population density of 1,503 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 8,751 inhabitants.

The city was created 233 years ago in 1790.

Canonsburg locator map
Location of Canonsburg on Pennsylvania map.

Quick Facts about Canonsburg

Population : 8,751 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Washington County
Postal code : 15317
Phone Area Codes : 724
Area : 5.98 km2
Altitude : 1,096 feet / 334 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1791 (233 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 21:01:03 (23rd May 2024)
Density : 1,463 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.75% (2010-2020)
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Canonsburg is located at 40°15'45"N 80°11'14"W (40.2625700, -80.1872800).

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According to census records, the population of Canonsburg decreased by 2.75% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 8,992 - census
2011 8,992 0% estimation process
2012 8,995 0.03% estimation process
2013 8,963 -0.36% estimation process
2014 8,937 -0.29% estimation process
2015 8,925 -0.13% estimation process
2016 8,873 -0.59% estimation process
2017 8,837 -0.41% estimation process
2018 8,804 -0.37% estimation process
2019 8,760 -0.5% estimation process
2020 8,751 -0.1% estimation process

Canonsburg zip code is 15317. County name: Washington, County fips: 42125

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People born in Canonsburg (42)

People born in Canonsburg, including singer, actor, television personality Perry Como, singer Bobby Vinton, politician William W. Wick, .


  • Theodosius (Primate of the Orthodox Church in America) he was born in 27/10/1933
  • Andrew Wylie (judge) he was born in 25/02/1814
  • Anthony Colaizzo (American politician) he was born in 31/05/1930
  • Bob Baker (American boxer) he was born in 26/10/1926
  • Bob Malloy (American baseball player) he was born in 28/05/1918
  • Bruce Gossett (American football player) he was born in 09/11/1941
  • Daniel McCook (Union Army officer) he was born in 20/06/1798
  • David Ritchie (American politician) he was born in 19/08/1812
  • Doug Kotar (American football player (1951-1983)) he was born in 11/06/1951
  • Ed Butka (American baseball player) he was born in 07/01/1916
  • George Wythe McCook (Union Army officer) he was born in 21/11/1821
  • H. Ross Hume (American distance runner) he was born in 18/09/1922
  • Hal Hunter (American football coach) he was born in 08/07/1959
  • James I. Dungan (American politician) he was born in 29/05/1844
  • James T. Kirk (Union Army officer) he was born in 21/09/1826
  • Jason Walker (American musician) he was born in 01/01/1988
  • Joe Klinger (American baseball player) he was born in 02/08/1902
  • John James McCook (Patriarch of the McCook family) he was born in 21/02/1806

Schools in Canonsburg

College & universities near Canonsburg, PA

Code Name City ZIP
368407 Western Area Career & Technology Center Canonsburg (PA) 15317

Stations (7)

Amtrak & bus stations near Canonsburg, PA

Code Name Address Type
PGH Union Station 1100 Liberty Avenue RAIL
GNB Greensburg Harrison Ave. and Seton Hill Dr. RAIL
COV Connellsville station North Water Street and West Peach Street RAIL
LAB Latrobe station 329 McKinley Ave RAIL
ALC Alliance 820 East Main Street RAIL

Post offices near Canonsburg

Post Office Name City ZIP
Canonsburg Post Office Canonsburg (PA) 15317

Other cities in Washington County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Washington County , PA. (more)

City Name Population Title
McMurray 66,573 Census-designated place in Peters Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania (USA)
South Strabane 9,449 Township in Washington County, Pennsylvania
Maple Glen 7,635 City in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Donora 4,546 Borough in Washington County, Pennsylvania
Monongahela 4,090 City of Pennsylvania
Charleroi 3,887 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States
Wolfdale 2,888 Census designated place
Gastonville 2,818 Census designated place
McGovern 2,742 Census designated place
Bentleyville 2,479 Village in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States of America
Hickory 2,373 Census-designated place in Mount Pleasant Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania, United States
Lowhill 2,360 Township in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania
New Eagle 2,079 Borough of Pennsylvania
Buffalo 2,011 Township in northeastern Perry County, Pennsylvania
East Washington 1,801 Borough of Pennsylvania
Sparta 1,708 Township in Crawford County, Pennsylvania

Distance to Other Cities

Canonsburg distances to largest Pennsylvania cities