Milton, Pennsylvania

Milton: Borough in northwestern Northumberland County, Pennsylvania


Milton is a city located in the county of Armstrong in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 7,042 and a population density of 1,888 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 6,550 inhabitants.

The city was created 253 years ago in 1769.

Milton locator map
Location of Milton on Pennsylvania map.

Quick Facts about Milton

Population : 6,550 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Armstrong County
Postal code : 17847
Area : 3.73 km2
Altitude : 1,657 feet / 505 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1770 (253 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 06:40:46 (23rd September 2023)
Density : 1,756 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -7.51% (2010-2020)
Weather : 72℉ Mostly Sunny 7-days weather
Milton  PA RR image
Milton PA RR
Milton  PA RR image


Milton is located at 40°54'35"N 79°13'0"W (40.9097900, -79.2167000).

Milton map


Milton forecast: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. more


According to census records, the population of Milton decreased by 7.51% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 7,042 - census
2011 6,886 -2.27% estimation process
2012 6,870 -0.23% estimation process
2013 6,827 -0.63% estimation process
2014 6,812 -0.22% estimation process
2015 6,760 -0.77% estimation process
2016 6,722 -0.57% estimation process
2017 6,673 -0.73% estimation process
2018 6,629 -0.66% estimation process
2019 6,595 -0.52% estimation process
2020 6,550 -0.69% estimation process

Milton zip code is 17847. County name: Northumberland, County fips: 42097

People born in Milton (16)

People born in Milton, including Christian missionary to Japan known for the Hepburn writing system James Curtis Hepburn, politician James Pollock, football running back Bob Campiglio, .


Schools in Milton

College & universities near Milton, PA

Code Name City ZIP
213330 Butler Beauty Academy-Kittanning Beauty Academy Kittanning (PA) 16201
418515 Lenape Technical School Practical Nursing Program Ford City (PA) 16226

Stations (8)

Amtrak & bus stations near Milton, PA

Code Name Address Type
LAB Latrobe station 329 McKinley Ave RAIL
JST Johnstown 47 Walnut Street RAIL
GNB Greensburg Harrison Ave. and Seton Hill Dr. RAIL
ALT Altoona Transportation Center 1231 11th Avenue RAIL
PGH Union Station 1100 Liberty Avenue RAIL

Post offices near Milton

Post Office Name City ZIP
Dayton Post Office Dayton (PA) 16222

Other places with the same name (19)

  • Milton , Georgia A city in Fulton County, Georgia. It is located in the southeastern part of the county, in the Atlanta metropolitan area. Milton is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Milton Historical Society and the Milton Arts Center. with a population of 40,037 people.
  • Milton , Massachusetts town in Massachusetts with a population of 27,537 people.
  • Milton , New York census designated place in New York with a population of 19,262 people.
  • Milton , Vermont town in Vermont, United States with a population of 10,907 people.
  • Milton , Florida city in Florida, United States with a population of 10,785 people.
  • Milton , Washington city in Washington, USA with a population of 8,222 people.
  • Milton , New Hampshire town in Strafford County, New Hampshire, United States of America with a population of 4,614 people.
  • Milton , Michigan township in Cass County, Michigan with a population of 3,944 people.
  • Milton , Delaware town in Delaware, USA with a population of 3,129 people.
  • Milton , Wisconsin city in Rock County, Wisconsin with a population of 3,126 people.
  • Milton , West Virginia town in West Virginia, USA with a population of 2,523 people.
  • Milton , Kentucky city in Kentucky with a population of 607 people.
  • Milton , Kansas Census-designated place in Sumner County, Kansas with a population of 480 people.
  • Milton , Indiana town in Indiana, USA with a population of 443 people.
  • Milton , Iowa city in Iowa, United States with a population of 400 people.
  • Milton , Illinois town in Illinois, USA with a population of 259 people.
  • Milton , North Carolina town in North Carolina with a population of 146 people.
  • Milton , North Dakota city in North Dakota, USA with a population of 58 people.

Other cities in Armstrong County

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

City Name Population Title
Greenville 5,177 Borough in Mercer County, Pennsylvania, United States
Kittanning 3,684 Borough of Pennsylvania
North Buffalo 2,874 Township of Pennsylvania
Ford City 2,735 Borough of Pennsylvania
Leechburg 2,069 Borough of Pennsylvania
Orchard Hills 1,952 Census designated place
Freeport 1,662 Borough of Pennsylvania
Apollo 1,507 Borough of Pennsylvania
North Apollo 1,191 Borough of Pennsylvania
Lenape Heights 1,167 Census designated place
Williamsburg 1,167 Borough of Pennsylvania
South Bend 1,087 Township in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania
West Kittanning 1,078 Borough of Pennsylvania
Adams 910 Community in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States
Rural Valley 806 Borough of Pennsylvania
Bradys Bend 708 Township in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania

Distance to Other Cities

Milton distances to largest Pennsylvania cities