New Jersey's Population and Growth Rate Timeline

The latest resident population of New Jersey is 8,882,190 (2019) and the population growth rate in 2019 is -0.043%. The below table is New Jersey's resident population trend from 2010 to 2019 [1].

Year Population Growth Rate (%)
2019 8,882,190 -0.043
2018 8,886,025 0.006
2017 8,885,525 0.166
2016 8,870,827 0.032
2015 8,867,949 0.039
2014 8,864,525 0.085
2013 8,856,972 0.136
2012 8,844,942 0.191
2011 8,828,117 0.326
2010 8,799,446 N/A

10 most populated cities in New Jersey (2019)

The most populated city in New Jersey is Newark city, New Jersey (282,011). The total population of top 10 cities is 1,262,934 and it takes up 14.2% of New Jersey.

City / Town Population Source
Newark city, New Jersey 282,011 [2]
Jersey City city, New Jersey 262,075 [2]
Paterson city, New Jersey 145,233 [2]
Elizabeth city, New Jersey 129,216 [2]
Clifton city, New Jersey 85,052 [2]
Trenton city, New Jersey 83,203 [2]
Camden city, New Jersey 73,562 [2]
Passaic city, New Jersey 69,703 [2]
Union City city, New Jersey 67,982 [2]
Bayonne city, New Jersey 64,897 [2]

10 least populated cities in New Jersey (2019)

The least populated city in New Jersey is Tavistock borough, New Jersey (5).

City / Town Population Source
Tavistock borough, New Jersey 5 [2]
Pine Valley borough, New Jersey 11 [2]
Teterboro borough, New Jersey 68 [2]
Loch Arbour village, New Jersey 180 [2]
Mantoloking borough, New Jersey 249 [2]
Cape May Point borough, New Jersey 275 [2]
Harvey Cedars borough, New Jersey 345 [2]
Millstone borough, New Jersey 408 [2]
Allenhurst borough, New Jersey 483 [2]
Shiloh borough, New Jersey 487 [2]

The populations of all cities in New Jersey (2019)

City / Town Population Source
Absecon city, New Jersey 8,818 [2]
Allendale borough, New Jersey 6,734 [2]
Allenhurst borough, New Jersey 483 [2]
Allentown borough, New Jersey 1,775 [2]
Alpha borough, New Jersey 2,255 [2]
Alpine borough, New Jersey 1,844 [2]
Andover borough, New Jersey 563 [2]
Asbury Park city, New Jersey 15,408 [2]
Atlantic City city, New Jersey 37,743 [2]
Atlantic Highlands borough, New Jersey 4,351 [2]
Audubon Park borough, New Jersey 1,002 [2]
Audubon borough, New Jersey 8,637 [2]
Avalon borough, New Jersey 1,236 [2]
Avon-by-the-Sea borough, New Jersey 1,783 [2]
Barnegat Light borough, New Jersey 587 [2]
Barrington borough, New Jersey 6,642 [2]
Bay Head borough, New Jersey 977 [2]
Bayonne city, New Jersey 64,897 [2]
Beach Haven borough, New Jersey 1,205 [2]
Beachwood borough, New Jersey 11,312 [2]
Bellmawr borough, New Jersey 11,359 [2]
Belmar borough, New Jersey 5,545 [2]
Belvidere town, New Jersey 2,561 [2]
Bergenfield borough, New Jersey 27,327 [2]
Berlin borough, New Jersey 7,536 [2]
Bernardsville borough, New Jersey 7,594 [2]
Beverly city, New Jersey 2,479 [2]
Bloomingdale borough, New Jersey 8,061 [2]
Bloomsbury borough, New Jersey 839 [2]
Bogota borough, New Jersey 8,335 [2]
Boonton town, New Jersey 8,919 [2]
Bordentown city, New Jersey 3,792 [2]
Bound Brook borough, New Jersey 10,180 [2]
Bradley Beach borough, New Jersey 4,148 [2]
Branchville borough, New Jersey 779 [2]
Bridgeton city, New Jersey 24,160 [2]
Brielle borough, New Jersey 4,666 [2]
Brigantine city, New Jersey 8,650 [2]
Brooklawn borough, New Jersey 1,898 [2]
Buena borough, New Jersey 4,284 [2]
Burlington city, New Jersey 9,858 [2]
Butler borough, New Jersey 7,654 [2]
Caldwell borough, New Jersey 7,941 [2]
Califon borough, New Jersey 1,046 [2]
Camden city, New Jersey 73,562 [2]
Cape May Point borough, New Jersey 275 [2]
Cape May city, New Jersey 3,422 [2]
Carlstadt borough, New Jersey 6,132 [2]
Carteret borough, New Jersey 23,408 [2]
Chatham borough, New Jersey 8,635 [2]
Chesilhurst borough, New Jersey 1,618 [2]
Chester borough, New Jersey 1,624 [2]
Clayton borough, New Jersey 8,738 [2]
Clementon borough, New Jersey 4,957 [2]
Cliffside Park borough, New Jersey 26,133 [2]
Clifton city, New Jersey 85,052 [2]
Clinton town, New Jersey 2,687 [2]
Closter borough, New Jersey 8,511 [2]
Collingswood borough, New Jersey 13,884 [2]
Corbin City city, New Jersey 491 [2]
Cresskill borough, New Jersey 8,668 [2]
Deal borough, New Jersey 719 [2]
Demarest borough, New Jersey 4,894 [2]
Dover town, New Jersey 17,725 [2]
Dumont borough, New Jersey 17,516 [2]
Dunellen borough, New Jersey 7,202 [2]
East Newark borough, New Jersey 2,600 [2]
East Orange city, New Jersey 64,367 [2]
East Rutherford borough, New Jersey 9,687 [2]
Eatontown borough, New Jersey 12,157 [2]
Edgewater borough, New Jersey 13,364 [2]
Egg Harbor City city, New Jersey 4,052 [2]
Elizabeth city, New Jersey 129,216 [2]
Elmer borough, New Jersey 1,308 [2]
Elmwood Park borough, New Jersey 19,966 [2]
Emerson borough, New Jersey 7,596 [2]
Englewood Cliffs borough, New Jersey 5,354 [2]
Englewood city, New Jersey 28,402 [2]
Englishtown borough, New Jersey 1,912 [2]
Essex Fells borough, New Jersey 2,088 [2]
Estell Manor city, New Jersey 1,729 [2]
Fair Haven borough, New Jersey 5,736 [2]
Fair Lawn borough, New Jersey 32,896 [2]
Fairview borough, New Jersey 14,189 [2]
Fanwood borough, New Jersey 7,697 [2]
Far Hills borough, New Jersey 903 [2]
Farmingdale borough, New Jersey 1,354 [2]
Fieldsboro borough, New Jersey 552 [2]
Flemington borough, New Jersey 4,577 [2]
Florham Park borough, New Jersey 11,496 [2]
Folsom borough, New Jersey 1,775 [2]
Fort Lee borough, New Jersey 38,605 [2]
Franklin Lakes borough, New Jersey 11,119 [2]
Franklin borough, New Jersey 4,721 [2]
Freehold borough, New Jersey 11,682 [2]
Frenchtown borough, New Jersey 1,351 [2]
Garfield city, New Jersey 31,802 [2]
Garwood borough, New Jersey 4,352 [2]
Gibbsboro borough, New Jersey 2,218 [2]
Glassboro borough, New Jersey 20,288 [2]
Glen Gardner borough, New Jersey 1,911 [2]
Glen Ridge borough, New Jersey 7,574 [2]
Glen Rock borough, New Jersey 11,707 [2]
Gloucester City city, New Jersey 11,219 [2]
Guttenberg town, New Jersey 11,121 [2]
Hackensack city, New Jersey 44,188 [2]
Hackettstown town, New Jersey 9,356 [2]
Haddon Heights borough, New Jersey 7,529 [2]
Haddonfield borough, New Jersey 11,317 [2]
Haledon borough, New Jersey 8,293 [2]
Hamburg borough, New Jersey 3,131 [2]
Hammonton town, New Jersey 13,934 [2]
Hampton borough, New Jersey 1,318 [2]
Harrington Park borough, New Jersey 4,730 [2]
Harrison town, New Jersey 20,061 [2]
Harvey Cedars borough, New Jersey 345 [2]
Hasbrouck Heights borough, New Jersey 11,992 [2]
Haworth borough, New Jersey 3,393 [2]
Hawthorne borough, New Jersey 18,753 [2]
Helmetta borough, New Jersey 2,155 [2]
Hi-Nella borough, New Jersey 858 [2]
High Bridge borough, New Jersey 3,410 [2]
Highland Park borough, New Jersey 13,711 [2]
Highlands borough, New Jersey 4,714 [2]
Hightstown borough, New Jersey 5,304 [2]
Hillsdale borough, New Jersey 10,307 [2]
Ho-Ho-Kus borough, New Jersey 4,065 [2]
Hoboken city, New Jersey 52,677 [2]
Hopatcong borough, New Jersey 14,186 [2]
Hopewell borough, New Jersey 1,906 [2]
Interlaken borough, New Jersey 789 [2]
Island Heights borough, New Jersey 1,679 [2]
Jamesburg borough, New Jersey 5,885 [2]
Jersey City city, New Jersey 262,075 [2]
Keansburg borough, New Jersey 9,632 [2]
Kearny town, New Jersey 41,058 [2]
Kenilworth borough, New Jersey 8,191 [2]
Keyport borough, New Jersey 6,977 [2]
Kinnelon borough, New Jersey 9,896 [2]
Lake Como borough, New Jersey 1,682 [2]
Lakehurst borough, New Jersey 2,708 [2]
Lambertville city, New Jersey 3,801 [2]
Laurel Springs borough, New Jersey 1,866 [2]
Lavallette borough, New Jersey 1,866 [2]
Lawnside borough, New Jersey 2,882 [2]
Lebanon borough, New Jersey 1,644 [2]
Leonia borough, New Jersey 9,035 [2]
Lincoln Park borough, New Jersey 10,111 [2]
Linden city, New Jersey 42,361 [2]
Lindenwold borough, New Jersey 17,263 [2]
Linwood city, New Jersey 6,658 [2]
Little Ferry borough, New Jersey 10,739 [2]
Little Silver borough, New Jersey 5,782 [2]
Loch Arbour village, New Jersey 180 [2]
Lodi borough, New Jersey 24,347 [2]
Long Branch city, New Jersey 30,241 [2]
Longport borough, New Jersey 851 [2]
Madison borough, New Jersey 17,654 [2]
Magnolia borough, New Jersey 4,273 [2]
Manasquan borough, New Jersey 5,806 [2]
Mantoloking borough, New Jersey 249 [2]
Manville borough, New Jersey 10,121 [2]
Margate City city, New Jersey 5,865 [2]
Matawan borough, New Jersey 8,640 [2]
Maywood borough, New Jersey 9,614 [2]
Medford Lakes borough, New Jersey 3,914 [2]
Mendham borough, New Jersey 4,847 [2]
Merchantville borough, New Jersey 3,700 [2]
Metuchen borough, New Jersey 14,543 [2]
Middlesex borough, New Jersey 13,679 [2]
Midland Park borough, New Jersey 7,216 [2]
Milford borough, New Jersey 1,181 [2]
Millstone borough, New Jersey 408 [2]
Milltown borough, New Jersey 6,967 [2]
Millville city, New Jersey 27,391 [2]
Monmouth Beach borough, New Jersey 3,239 [2]
Montvale borough, New Jersey 8,570 [2]
Moonachie borough, New Jersey 2,702 [2]
Morris Plains borough, New Jersey 6,255 [2]
Morristown town, New Jersey 19,261 [2]
Mount Arlington borough, New Jersey 5,852 [2]
Mount Ephraim borough, New Jersey 4,587 [2]
Mountain Lakes borough, New Jersey 4,223 [2]
Mountainside borough, New Jersey 6,885 [2]
National Park borough, New Jersey 2,943 [2]
Neptune City borough, New Jersey 4,596 [2]
Netcong borough, New Jersey 3,131 [2]
New Brunswick city, New Jersey 55,676 [2]
New Milford borough, New Jersey 16,429 [2]
New Providence borough, New Jersey 13,595 [2]
Newark city, New Jersey 282,011 [2]
Newfield borough, New Jersey 1,543 [2]
Newton town, New Jersey 8,019 [2]
North Arlington borough, New Jersey 15,683 [2]
North Caldwell borough, New Jersey 6,621 [2]
North Haledon borough, New Jersey 8,395 [2]
North Plainfield borough, New Jersey 21,289 [2]
North Wildwood city, New Jersey 3,760 [2]
Northfield city, New Jersey 8,031 [2]
Northvale borough, New Jersey 4,927 [2]
Norwood borough, New Jersey 5,793 [2]
Oakland borough, New Jersey 12,926 [2]
Oaklyn borough, New Jersey 3,955 [2]
Ocean City city, New Jersey 10,971 [2]
Ocean Gate borough, New Jersey 2,035 [2]
Oceanport borough, New Jersey 5,722 [2]
Ogdensburg borough, New Jersey 2,255 [2]
Old Tappan borough, New Jersey 5,894 [2]
Oradell borough, New Jersey 8,131 [2]
Palisades Park borough, New Jersey 20,715 [2]
Palmyra borough, New Jersey 7,140 [2]
Paramus borough, New Jersey 26,264 [2]
Park Ridge borough, New Jersey 8,694 [2]
Passaic city, New Jersey 69,703 [2]
Paterson city, New Jersey 145,233 [2]
Paulsboro borough, New Jersey 5,854 [2]
Peapack and Gladstone borough, New Jersey 2,597 [2]
Pemberton borough, New Jersey 1,324 [2]
Pennington borough, New Jersey 2,576 [2]
Penns Grove borough, New Jersey 4,757 [2]
Perth Amboy city, New Jersey 51,390 [2]
Phillipsburg town, New Jersey 14,212 [2]
Pine Beach borough, New Jersey 2,184 [2]
Pine Hill borough, New Jersey 10,417 [2]
Pine Valley borough, New Jersey 11 [2]
Pitman borough, New Jersey 8,741 [2]
Plainfield city, New Jersey 50,317 [2]
Pleasantville city, New Jersey 20,149 [2]
Point Pleasant Beach borough, New Jersey 4,551 [2]
Point Pleasant borough, New Jersey 18,772 [2]
Pompton Lakes borough, New Jersey 10,986 [2]
Port Republic city, New Jersey 1,052 [2]
Princeton, New Jersey 31,187 [2]
Prospect Park borough, New Jersey 5,843 [2]
Rahway city, New Jersey 29,895 [2]
Ramsey borough, New Jersey 14,884 [2]
Raritan borough, New Jersey 7,765 [2]
Red Bank borough, New Jersey 11,966 [2]
Ridgefield Park village, New Jersey 12,901 [2]
Ridgefield borough, New Jersey 11,171 [2]
Ridgewood village, New Jersey 25,056 [2]
Ringwood borough, New Jersey 12,198 [2]
River Edge borough, New Jersey 11,435 [2]
Riverdale borough, New Jersey 4,135 [2]
Riverton borough, New Jersey 2,685 [2]
Rockaway borough, New Jersey 6,276 [2]
Rockleigh borough, New Jersey 529 [2]
Rocky Hill borough, New Jersey 669 [2]
Roosevelt borough, New Jersey 836 [2]
Roseland borough, New Jersey 5,835 [2]
Roselle Park borough, New Jersey 13,588 [2]
Roselle borough, New Jersey 21,811 [2]
Rumson borough, New Jersey 6,714 [2]
Runnemede borough, New Jersey 8,300 [2]
Rutherford borough, New Jersey 18,303 [2]
Saddle River borough, New Jersey 3,173 [2]
Salem city, New Jersey 4,706 [2]
Sayreville borough, New Jersey 44,173 [2]
Sea Bright borough, New Jersey 1,338 [2]
Sea Girt borough, New Jersey 1,765 [2]
Sea Isle City city, New Jersey 2,029 [2]
Seaside Heights borough, New Jersey 2,910 [2]
Seaside Park borough, New Jersey 1,543 [2]
Secaucus town, New Jersey 21,893 [2]
Shiloh borough, New Jersey 487 [2]
Ship Bottom borough, New Jersey 1,153 [2]
Shrewsbury borough, New Jersey 4,053 [2]
Somerdale borough, New Jersey 5,477 [2]
Somers Point city, New Jersey 10,174 [2]
Somerville borough, New Jersey 12,063 [2]
South Amboy city, New Jersey 9,176 [2]
South Bound Brook borough, New Jersey 4,518 [2]
South Plainfield borough, New Jersey 24,052 [2]
South River borough, New Jersey 15,779 [2]
South Toms River borough, New Jersey 3,685 [2]
Spotswood borough, New Jersey 8,228 [2]
Spring Lake Heights borough, New Jersey 4,521 [2]
Spring Lake borough, New Jersey 2,904 [2]
Stanhope borough, New Jersey 3,306 [2]
Stockton borough, New Jersey 512 [2]
Stone Harbor borough, New Jersey 810 [2]
Stratford borough, New Jersey 6,955 [2]
Summit city, New Jersey 21,897 [2]
Surf City borough, New Jersey 1,199 [2]
Sussex borough, New Jersey 1,985 [2]
Swedesboro borough, New Jersey 2,568 [2]
Tavistock borough, New Jersey 5 [2]
Tenafly borough, New Jersey 14,453 [2]
Teterboro borough, New Jersey 68 [2]
Tinton Falls borough, New Jersey 17,451 [2]
Totowa borough, New Jersey 10,792 [2]
Trenton city, New Jersey 83,203 [2]
Tuckerton borough, New Jersey 3,388 [2]
Union Beach borough, New Jersey 5,305 [2]
Union City city, New Jersey 67,982 [2]
Upper Saddle River borough, New Jersey 8,205 [2]
Ventnor City city, New Jersey 9,895 [2]
Victory Gardens borough, New Jersey 1,470 [2]
Vineland city, New Jersey 59,439 [2]
Waldwick borough, New Jersey 10,108 [2]
Wallington borough, New Jersey 11,495 [2]
Wanaque borough, New Jersey 11,762 [2]
Washington borough, New Jersey 6,450 [2]
Watchung borough, New Jersey 6,006 [2]
Wenonah borough, New Jersey 2,212 [2]
West Cape May borough, New Jersey 1,001 [2]
West Long Branch borough, New Jersey 7,881 [2]
West New York town, New Jersey 52,723 [2]
West Wildwood borough, New Jersey 550 [2]
Westfield town, New Jersey 29,512 [2]
Westville borough, New Jersey 4,144 [2]
Westwood borough, New Jersey 11,078 [2]
Wharton borough, New Jersey 6,369 [2]
Wildwood Crest borough, New Jersey 3,048 [2]
Wildwood city, New Jersey 4,948 [2]
Wood-Ridge borough, New Jersey 9,294 [2]
Woodbine borough, New Jersey 2,414 [2]
Woodbury Heights borough, New Jersey 2,964 [2]
Woodbury city, New Jersey 9,794 [2]
Woodcliff Lake borough, New Jersey 5,839 [2]
Woodland Park borough, New Jersey 12,581 [2]
Woodlynne borough, New Jersey 2,915 [2]
Woodstown borough, New Jersey 3,436 [2]
Wrightstown borough, New Jersey 776 [2]

Data Source

  • [1] U.S. Census Bureau. Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for the United States, Regions, States, and Puerto Rico: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2019. Retrieved October 26, 2020, from https://www.census.gov/data/tables/time-series/demo/popest/2010s-state-total.html
  • [2] U.S. Census Bureau. Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places in the United States: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2019. Retrieved October 26, 2020, from https://www.census.gov/data/tables/time-series/demo/popest/2010s-total-cities-and-towns.html