10 Largest Cities in New Jersey

The largest city in New Jersey is Newark, with a population of 282,529. Harrison is the fastest growing city in New Jersey over the past 10 years, having grown 82.50% since 2010.

Rank Name 2021 Pop. 2010 Census Change Density (mi²) Area (mi²)
1Newark282,529277,1751.93%11,70224.14
2Jersey City258,523248,3244.11%17,53414.74
3Paterson144,511146,391-1.28%17,1778.41
4Elizabeth130,450125,2574.15%10,58912.32
5Toms River89,25488,7910.52%2,28839.00
6Clifton84,65484,1690.58%7,51111.27
7Trenton82,40185,004-3.06%10,8727.58
8Camden73,23676,805-4.65%8,2128.92
9Passaic69,24569,861-0.88%22,1023.13
10Union City67,69866,4591.86%52,6011.29
11Bayonne65,33763,0503.63%11,2245.82
12East Orange64,58564,1500.68%16,4423.93
13Vineland58,60560,820-3.64%85768.39
14Lakewood56,07253,8054.21%7,9217.08
15New Brunswick55,27254,8860.70%10,5625.23
16West New York52,83349,8436.00%53,1520.99
17Hoboken51,76350,0573.41%41,4101.25
18Perth Amboy50,81650,918-0.20%10,9004.66
19Plainfield50,09149,6670.85%8,4065.96
20Hackensack43,85643,0681.83%10,4644.19
21Sayreville43,77342,7662.35%2,76515.83
22Linden42,23340,5934.04%3,95110.69
23Kearny40,75040,7170.08%4,6088.84
24Fort Lee40,22335,50813.28%15,9742.52
25Atlantic City38,04139,533-3.77%3,53510.76
26Fair Lawn32,70832,4250.87%6,3705.13
27Garfield31,93630,5424.56%15,1282.11
28Princeton31,02128,5928.50%1,72917.95
29Rahway30,08127,3639.93%7,7213.90
30Long Branch29,97530,842-2.81%5,8505.12
31Westfield28,97630,340-4.50%4,3096.72
32Englewood28,18227,1403.84%5,7224.92
33Bergenfield27,21326,8671.29%9,3712.90
34Millville27,01728,492-5.18%64342.00
35Cliffside Park26,85523,61713.71%28,0910.96
36Paramus25,88426,362-1.81%2,47810.45
37Ridgewood24,84024,977-0.55%4,3265.74
38Harrison24,74913,56182.50%20,4371.21
39Somerset24,50922,08310.99%3,8726.33
40Secaucus24,42716,69346.33%4,1935.83
41Lodi24,18524,1230.26%10,6452.27
42South Plainfield24,10823,3833.10%2,9068.30
43Bridgeton23,80625,343-6.06%3,8226.23
44Old Bridge23,54523,753-0.88%3,3107.11
45Carteret23,17022,8611.35%5,2774.39
46Summit21,77121,4931.29%3,6325.99
47Roselle21,74121,0993.04%8,2512.63
48North Plainfield20,94721,794-3.89%7,4622.81
49Glassboro20,87618,57912.36%2,2409.32
50Palisades Park20,70719,6125.58%16,7131.24
51Madison19,98615,85026.09%4,6344.31
52Pleasantville19,92920,284-1.75%3,4835.72
53Elmwood Park19,82219,5131.58%7,5002.64
54Morristown19,58318,3916.48%6,7322.91
55Point Pleasant18,96618,3893.14%5,4313.49
56Woodbridge18,76819,265-2.58%4,8283.89
57Hawthorne18,69518,794-0.53%5,6333.32
58Avenel18,59217,0119.29%5,3433.48
59Iselin18,17518,695-2.78%5,7013.19
60Rutherford18,13718,0810.31%6,5222.78
61Colonia17,80117,7950.03%4,5343.93
62Ocean Acres17,33316,1427.38%2,9755.83
63Dover17,33118,171-4.62%6,4762.68
64Dumont17,32417,412-0.51%8,8891.95
65Tinton Falls17,25718,033-4.30%1,11515.47
66Lindenwold17,21317,611-2.26%4,4113.90
67New Milford16,29716,366-0.42%7,1382.28
68North Arlington15,69715,4121.85%6,3192.48
69South River15,44116,051-3.80%5,5442.79
70Fords15,25015,1870.41%5,7052.67
71Asbury Park15,23416,118-5.48%10,6611.43
72Metuchen14,95313,57210.18%5,2492.85
73Ramsey14,79014,5531.63%2,6885.50
74Edgewater14,75811,52928.01%15,1990.97
75Williamstown14,64115,567-5.95%1,9737.42
76Bradley Gardens14,40014,2061.37%3,2064.49
77Tenafly14,19114,538-2.39%3,0944.59
78Hopatcong14,16415,124-6.35%1,30110.89
79Phillipsburg14,09614,914-5.48%4,4173.19
80Fairview14,08513,8621.61%16,6880.84
81Cherry Hill Mall14,06814,171-0.73%3,8573.65
82Franklin Park13,97713,2955.13%5,3652.60
83Springdale13,87814,518-4.41%2,5955.35
84New Providence13,87712,22413.52%3,7633.69
85Collingswood13,85013,930-0.57%7,5681.83
86Moorestown-Lenola13,80614,217-2.89%1,9657.03
87Hammonton13,77614,760-6.67%33840.75
88Middlesex13,73513,6290.78%3,9383.49
89Princeton Meadows13,71713,834-0.85%6,6142.07
90West Freehold13,68013,6130.49%2,3145.91
91Roselle Park13,53413,3111.68%11,0481.23
92Highland Park13,51913,980-3.30%7,4241.82
93Short Hills13,42813,1652.00%2,5585.25
94Oakland12,84612,7700.60%1,5118.50
95Ridgefield Park12,79312,7370.44%7,5031.71
96Mercerville12,73013,230-3.78%3,4523.69
97Woodland Park12,52111,8355.80%4,2602.94
98Ringwood12,14812,267-0.97%47525.59
99Holiday City-Berkeley12,04012,831-6.16%2,0185.97
100Eatontown12,01312,459-3.58%2,0575.84
101Hamilton Square11,98912,784-6.22%2,8044.28
102Echelon11,95710,74311.30%4,2752.80
103Robertsville11,87411,2975.11%2,0125.90
104Hasbrouck Heights11,87011,901-0.26%7,7941.52
105Somerville11,86712,107-1.98%5,0762.34
106Red Bank11,82812,304-3.87%6,7741.75
107Wanaque11,81211,0806.61%1,4648.07
108Upper Montclair11,58911,5650.21%4,6502.49
109Martinsville11,58611,980-3.29%95312.15
110Glen Rock11,56711,597-0.26%4,2792.70
111Freehold11,54412,037-4.10%5,9751.93
112Beachwood11,40811,0523.22%4,1292.76
113Wallington11,39911,3460.47%11,4680.99
114Florham Park11,34411,740-3.37%1,5527.31
115River Edge11,33911,353-0.12%6,1861.83
116Bellmawr11,33311,612-2.40%3,7982.98
117Haddonfield11,29711,599-2.60%4,0402.80
118Franklin Lakes11,26310,5946.31%1,1969.41
119Greentree11,26211,367-0.92%2,4214.65
120Gloucester City11,19311,444-2.19%4,8482.31
121Pennsville11,16411,888-6.09%1,10810.08
122Ridgefield11,07111,0540.15%4,3542.54
123Westwood11,01210,9520.55%4,8752.26
124Browns Mills10,99811,223-2.00%2,0475.37
125Pomn Lakes10,94011,105-1.49%3,7892.89
126Guttenberg10,90111,169-2.40%56,4820.19
127Ocean City10,85911,697-7.16%1,6176.71
128Totowa10,77210,815-0.40%2,6934
129Little Ferry10,66310,6500.12%7,2191.48
130Pine Hill10,39510,2221.69%2,6583.91
131Boonton10,3718,34824.23%4,4422.33
132Hillsdale10,23310,1930.39%3,5262.90
133Somers Point10,06410,790-6.73%2,5104.01
134Bound Brook10,03010,433-3.86%6,0391.66
135Waldwick10,0109,5874.41%4,8922.05
136Manville9,96310,356-3.79%4,2202.36
137Lincoln Park9,88910,545-6.22%1,5466.40
138Burlington9,8289,941-1.14%3,2113.06
139South Amboy9,8108,57514.40%6,3781.54
140Brookdale9,8019,2396.08%6,1141.60
141Budd Lake9,7438,9688.64%1,7905.44
142Ventnor City9,71710,642-8.69%4,9651.96
143Woodbury9,70810,137-4.23%4,8062.02
144Marlton9,67210,133-4.55%2,9793.25
145Kinnelon9,66810,129-4.55%53618.03
146Absecon9,6688,49613.79%1,7685.47
147Wood-Ridge9,6407,63726.23%8,6541.11
148East Rutherford9,6138,9237.73%2,5903.71
149White Meadow Lake9,5488,8368.06%2,4833.85
150Maywood9,5349,552-0.19%7,4081.29
151Keansburg9,48410,091-6.02%8,8471.07
152Kendall Park9,2349,339-1.12%2,5093.68
153Hackettstown9,1829,722-5.55%2,5423.61
154Lake Mohawk8,9999,916-9.25%1,7925.02
155Leonia8,9598,9540.06%5,8821.52
156Clayton8,8488,1868.09%1,2517.08
157Villas8,7699,483-7.53%2,2463.90
158Pitman8,6799,008-3.65%3,9132.22
159Audubon8,6138,812-2.26%5,8121.48
160Montvale8,5807,8619.15%2,1334.02
161White Horse8,5769,494-9.67%2,7503.12
162Park Ridge8,5728,663-1.05%3,2882.61
163Cresskill8,5608,5470.15%4,1452.06
164Matawan8,5468,890-3.87%3,7712.27
165Brigantine8,5189,446-9.82%1,3066.52
166Succasunna8,5149,152-6.97%1,6445.18
167Mystic Island8,4848,493-0.11%1,2266.92
168Closter8,4398,4250.17%2,6713.16
169Pine Lake Park8,4278,707-3.22%3,3972.48
170Chatham8,4178,990-6.37%3,5862.35
171Ashland8,4058,3021.24%2,8912.91
172North Haledon8,3518,429-0.93%2,4113.46
173Runnemede8,2828,463-2.14%4,0382.05
174Bogota8,2538,1850.83%10,9310.76
175Haledon8,2518,326-0.90%6,7911.22
176Newton8,1758,1200.68%2,4333.36
177Kenilworth8,1757,9333.05%3,8082.15
178Crestwood Village8,1557,9073.14%1,9024.29
179Upper Saddle River8,1438,169-0.32%1,5505.25
180Spotswood8,1428,253-1.34%3,5292.31
181Oradell8,0737,9871.08%3,3482.41
182Bloomingdale8,0457,6664.94%9148.80
183Northfield7,9398,515-6.76%2,2163.58
184Caldwell7,9197,8890.38%6,7221.18
185West Long Branch7,8418,077-2.92%2,7452.86
186Madison Park7,8347,1449.66%4,6941.67
187Strathmore7,8167,2587.69%3,9631.97
188Fanwood7,7237,3175.55%5,7631.34
189Butler7,6967,6650.40%3,7842.03
190Fort Dix7,6687,716-0.62%75110.21
191East Franklin7,6498,669-11.77%7,0241.09
192Raritan7,5976,89210.23%3,8141.99
193Dayton7,5767,0637.26%3,5962.11
194Emerson7,5627,3942.27%3,3902.23
195Glen Ridge7,5567,5060.67%5,9261.27
196Haddon Heights7,5197,4780.55%4,8011.57
197Berlin7,5167,638-1.60%2,0913.59
198Bernardsville7,4407,746-3.95%58012.84
199Smithville7,3657,2421.70%1,4675.02
200Pomona7,3637,1243.35%2,6272.80
201Midland Park7,1547,162-0.11%4,5541.57
202Dunellen7,1347,221-1.20%6,7181.06
203Palmyra7,1147,381-3.62%3,8471.85
204Carneys Point7,0767,382-4.15%8448.38
205Morris Plains6,9675,53425.89%2,7282.55
206Stratford6,9417,046-1.49%4,4211.57
207Mountainside6,9276,6683.88%1,7334.00
208Milltown6,8976,8940.04%4,4381.55
209Twin Rivers6,8707,443-7.70%5,4391.26
210Keyport6,8397,220-5.28%4,9521.38
211Yardville6,8017,186-5.36%1,6704.07
212Allendale6,6726,5152.41%2,1543.10
213North Caldwell6,6476,1777.61%2,1673.07
214Green Knoll6,6316,2006.95%1,4084.71
215Rumson6,6167,072-6.45%1,3065.07
216Linwood6,5747,088-7.25%1,7253.81
217Barrington6,5686,958-5.61%4,1541.58
218Laurence Harbor6,5346,536-0.03%2,2162.95
219Heathcote6,5075,82111.78%2,4972.61
220Yorketown6,4596,535-1.16%2,7052.39
221Kingston Estates6,4075,68512.70%5,5331.16
222Lincroft6,4056,1354.40%1,1475.58
223Washington6,3986,487-1.37%3,2561.97
224Ramtown6,3936,2422.42%2,9542.16
225Wharton6,2236,536-4.79%3,0032.07
226Rockaway6,1166,443-5.08%2,9492.07
227Carlstadt6,0666,127-1.00%1,5373.95
228Finderne5,9195,6005.70%1,4474.09
229Watchung5,9166,013-1.61%9836.02
230Franklin Center5,8604,46031.39%8886.60
231Old Tappan5,8385,7451.62%1,7613.31
232Woodcliff Lake5,8315,7241.87%1,7273.38
233Mount Arlington5,8285,04015.63%2,7232.14
234Jamesburg5,8255,887-1.05%6,6040.88
235Roseland5,8215,838-0.29%1,6093.62
236Prospect Park5,8135,868-0.94%12,5010.47
237Ramblewood5,8125,907-1.61%1,7143.39
238Paulsboro5,8026,091-4.74%3,0161.92
239Norwood5,7675,7360.54%2,0712.79
240Manasquan5,7425,903-2.73%4,1611.38
241Margate City5,7416,353-9.63%4,0541.42
242Little Silver5,7325,974-4.05%2,1142.71
243Oceanport5,6745,848-2.98%1,7893.17
244Fair Haven5,5806,114-8.73%3,5031.59
245Somerdale5,4975,1317.13%3,9491.39
246Belmar5,4735,791-5.49%5,2371.04
247Englewood Cliffs5,3305,3240.11%2,5072.13
248Hightstown5,3285,532-3.69%4,3211.23
249Union Beach5,2076,266-16.90%2,9221.78
250McGuire AFB5,1133,71037.82%9485.39
251Highland Lakes5,0981,1804.32
252Morganville5,0885,0400.95%9405.42
253Northvale4,9774,6347.40%3,9341.26
254Clementon4,9774,9750.04%2,6291.89
255Beckett4,9474,8472.06%2,8251.75
256Blackwood4,9294,5458.45%4,0401.22
257East Freehold4,8804,894-0.29%1,6382.98
258Wildwood4,8625,320-8.61%3,1551.54
259Glendora4,8514,7502.13%4,6641.04
260Demarest4,8344,930-1.95%2,3332.07
261Forked River4,7615,244-9.21%1,7912.66
262Mendham4,7454,995-5.01%8005.93
263Harrington Park4,7024,6730.62%2,5471.85
264Penns Grove4,6955,092-7.80%5,2580.89
265Franklin4,6835,065-7.54%1,0754.36
266Highlands4,6445,015-7.40%6,2760.74
267Wanamassa4,6304,5322.16%4,1561.11
268Brielle4,6264,757-2.75%2,6341.76
269Cape May Court House4,6175,338-13.51%5298.73
270Salem4,5945,128-10.41%1,9602.34
271Mount Ephraim4,5774,670-1.99%5,1780.88
272Beattystown4,5754,5540.46%1,5113.03
273Point Pleasant Beach4,5734,685-2.39%3,2161.42
274Leisure Village4,5474,4003.34%3,4871.30
275Flemington4,5414,581-0.87%4,2161.08
276Nene City4,5064,809-6.30%5,0290.90
277Holiday City South4,4643,68921.01%2,3761.88
278Spring Lake Heights4,4634,692-4.88%3,4461.29
279Florence4,4553,5671.25
280South Bound Brook4,4504,536-1.90%6,8990.65
281Atlantic Highlands4,4294,3781.16%3,5041.26
282Garwood4,3484,2392.57%6,6890.65
283Magnolia4,2654,352-2.00%4,3610.98
284Ellisburg4,2544,413-3.60%4,7010.91
285Barclay4,2484,428-4.07%2,5611.66
286Singac4,2153,61816.50%9,1830.46
287Buena4,2024,606-8.77%5557.57
288Silver Lake4,1974,243-1.08%12,8740.33
289Golden Triangle4,1854,1450.97%1,4812.83
290Mountain Lakes4,1374,172-0.84%1,5662.64
291Westville4,1084,287-4.18%4,0121.02
292Bradley Beach4,1064,303-4.58%6,7310.61
293Riverdale4,0453,58412.86%1,9972.03
294Egg Harbor City4,0104,248-5.60%37010.85
295Ho-Ho-Kus4,0034,086-2.03%2,3021.74
296Shrewsbury3,9973,8055.05%1,8502.16
297Lawrenceville3,9493,8871.60%3,7901.04
298Oaklyn3,9474,035-2.18%6,2950.63
299Richwood3,9253,45913.47%4408.92
300Roebling3,9093,7155.22%3,8821.01
301Port Reading3,8643,7283.65%1,7182.25
302Medford Lakes3,8584,154-7.13%3,3841.14
303Panther Valley3,8153,32714.67%1,2782.99
304Oakhurst3,8043,995-4.78%2,3611.61
305Bordentown3,7843,921-3.49%4,0560.93
306Lambertville3,7793,923-3.67%3,4861.08
307Gibbstown3,7783,7391.04%2,2991.64
308Country Lake Estates3,7663,943-4.49%3,4361.10
309Fairview3,7423,806-1.68%2,9231.28
310Turnersville3,7313,742-0.29%2,5091.49
311South Toms River3,7113,5853.51%3,2071.16
312North Wildwood3,7084,034-8.08%2,1501.73
313Merchantville3,6923,777-2.25%6,2260.59
314Leisure Village East3,6874,217-12.57%2,3771.55
315Beach Haven West3,6823,896-5.49%2,2701.62
316Mullica Hill3,6623,982-8.04%1,0263.57
317Society Hill3,6403,829-4.94%2,6341.38
318Tuckerton3,4503,3602.68%1,0263.36
319Leisure Village West3,4122,8201.21
320Concordia3,4013,0929.99%3,2861.03
321Woodstown3,4003,504-2.97%2,1591.57
322Cape May3,3743,613-6.62%1,3642.47
323Port Monmouth3,3603,818-12.00%2,5831.30
324Haworth3,3513,378-0.80%1,7301.94
325Oak Valley3,3453,483-3.96%4,7920.70
326Laurel Lake3,3252,98911.24%1,9131.74
327High Bridge3,3143,643-9.03%1,3862.39
328Shark River Hills3,2993,697-10.77%3,8490.86
329Stanhope3,2823,599-8.81%1,7861.84
330Monmouth Beach3,2673,277-0.31%3,1351.04
331Leisuretowne3,2623,582-8.93%1,6971.92
332North Middletown3,1793,295-3.52%7,3250.43
333Saddle River3,1573,162-0.16%6424.91
334Hamburg3,1213,323-6.08%2,7261.15
335North Cape May3,1073,226-3.69%2,2261.40
336Netcong3,0633,233-5.26%3,6770.83
337Ocean Grove3,0473,342-8.83%8,1910.37
338Kenvil3,0133,0090.13%2,2521.34
339Wildwood Crest3,0023,268-8.14%2,3131.30
340Barnegat2,9882,8176.07%1,1082.70
341Woodbury Heights2,9463,062-3.79%2,3641.25
342Seaside Heights2,9302,8861.52%4,7490.62
343National Park2,9193,037-3.89%2,8991.01
344Woodlynne2,9092,974-2.19%13,3440.22
345Monmouth Junction2,9062,8870.66%1,9451.49
346Six Mile Run2,8983,184-8.98%3887.47
347Cliffwood Beach2,8923,194-9.46%3,1920.91
348Pemberton Heights2,8782,42318.78%3,0720.94
349Spring Lake2,8682,993-4.18%2,1531.33
350Lawnside2,8642,948-2.85%2,0031.43
351Whitesboro2,8377863.61
352Robbinsville2,8363,041-6.74%4,4310.64
353Rio Grande2,8342,6706.14%1,1352.50
354Clearbrook Park2,8132,6675.47%3,2190.87
355Plainsboro Center2,7712,7122.18%3,6510.76
356Greenwich2,7312,755-0.87%3,0110.91
357Lakehurst2,7262,6542.71%3,0460.90
358Pennington2,6882,5595.04%2,7970.96
359Clinton2,6832,717-1.25%1,9931.35
360Riverton2,6812,771-3.25%4,0500.66
361Moonachie2,6782,693-0.56%1,5481.73
362Middlebush2,6472,32613.80%1,3301.99
363Rossmoor2,6432,666-0.86%2,9400.90
364Whittingham2,6312,4766.26%2,6500.99
365Sewaren2,6272,756-4.68%2,7680.95
366Peapack and Gladstone2,6212,5692.02%4575.73
367Leonardo2,5682,757-6.86%4,3230.59
368Brownville2,5542,3837.18%2,5391.01
369Swedesboro2,5462,594-1.85%3,4830.73
370Belvidere2,5392,680-5.26%1,7521.45
371Leisure Knoll2,5372,4901.89%2,8570.89
372East Newark2,5302,4493.31%24,5630.10
373Mays Landing2,5242,13518.22%1,4831.70
374White House Station2,5082,08920.06%1,9221.30
375Beverly2,4752,547-2.83%4,5750.54
376New Egypt2,4602,512-2.07%6203.97
377Woodbine2,3742,462-3.57%2968.02
378Princeton Junction2,3362,465-5.23%1,2811.82
379West Belmar2,3252,493-6.74%4,9570.47
380Pine Ridge at Crestwood2,2932,369-3.21%1,4511.58
381Vista Center2,2412,0956.97%6673.36
382Ogdensburg2,2352,427-7.91%1,0142.20
383Alpha2,2312,363-5.59%1,3271.68
384Pine Beach2,2042,1402.99%3,4650.64
385Gibbsboro2,2022,274-3.17%1,0232.15
386Long Valley2,2011,87917.14%4824.57
387Wenonah2,1922,278-3.78%2,2011.00
388Helmetta2,1332,171-1.75%2,5760.83
389Belford2,1291,76820.42%1,6911.26
390North Beach Haven2,1282,235-4.79%1,1721.81
391Manahawkin2,0942,303-9.08%1,1461.83
392Essex Fells2,0862,116-1.42%1,4821.41
393Ocean Gate2,0612,0003.05%4,5800.45
394Seabrook Farms2,0331,48436.99%9382.17
395Sea Isle City2,0032,120-5.52%9092.20
396Sussex1,9652,129-7.70%3,3140.59
397Waretown1,9641,56925.18%2,1800.90
398Groveville1,9612,945-33.41%9202.13
399Cranbury1,9192,181-12.01%1,5851.21
400Hopewell1,9041,933-1.50%2,6300.72
401Holiday Heights1,9032,099-9.34%3795.03
402Victory Lakes1,8992,111-10.04%7922.40
403Glen Gardner1,8991,976-3.90%1,2271.55
404Lavallette1,8961,8780.96%2,3240.82
405Brooklawn1,8941,937-2.22%3,8810.49
406Englishtown1,8901,8343.05%3,3160.57
407Erma1,8762,134-12.09%5813.23
408Laurel Springs1,8621,904-2.21%4,1290.45
409Brass Castle1,8341,55517.94%6242.94
410Upper Pohatcong1,8301,7812.75%2,8330.65
411Presidential Lakes Estates1,8302,365-22.62%1,7221.06
412Alpine1,8281,8200.44%2866.40
413Avon-by-the-Sea1,7931,899-5.58%4,2090.43
414Weston1,7831,23544.37%1,2801.39
415Folsom1,7631,885-6.47%2138.26
416Sea Girt1,7571,833-4.15%1,6581.06
417Estell Manor1,7571,7490.46%3353.39
418Dover Beaches North1,7561,23941.73%1,9090.92
419Allentown1,7531,823-3.84%2,9410.60
420Voorhees1,70897675.00%2,3790.72
421Island Heights1,6911,6422.98%2,7770.61
422Lake Como1,6661,765-5.61%6,6110.25
423Annandale1,6461,695-2.89%1,1351.45
424Lebanon1,6201,36518.68%1,7960.90
425Chesilhurst1,6101,629-1.17%9391.72
426Chester1,5921,650-3.52%1,0001.59
427Seaside Park1,5511,577-1.65%2,3680.66
428Cedar Glen Lakes1,5491,4219.01%2,2320.69
429Collings Lakes1,5391,706-9.79%2,3970.64
430Newfield1,5311,589-3.65%8811.74
431Navesink1,4702,020-27.23%1,6630.88
432Vernon Valley1,4481,626-10.95%5432.67
433Victory Gardens1,4361,517-5.34%9,9030.14
434Ten Mile Run1,4231,959-27.36%5602.54
435Farmingdale1,4221,3257.32%2,7350.52
436Olivet1,3941,408-0.99%5602.49
437Vernon Center1,3711,713-19.96%4652.95
438Rosenhayn1,3511,09823.04%5102.65
439Alloway1,3421,402-4.28%1966.85
440Frenchtown1,3411,393-3.73%1,1891.13
441Pemberton1,3161,405-6.33%2,2310.59
442Sea Bright1,3141,463-10.18%1,8250.72
443Hampton1,3061,374-4.95%8681.50
444Cedar Glen West1,3001,2672.60%1,2251.06
445Elmer1,2841,396-8.02%1,4360.89
446Crandon Lakes1,2521,1786.28%4902.56
447Dover Beaches South1,2431,2092.81%2,2040.56
448Beach Haven1,2231,1773.91%1,2490.98
449Avalon1,2161,335-8.91%2854.27
450Surf City1,2131,1802.80%1,6300.74
451Lake Telemark1,1971,255-4.62%5412.21
452Kingston1,1841,493-20.70%5282.24
453Oxford1,1821,0908.44%1,7130.69
454Vienna1,17498119.67%4022.92
455Milford1,1711,231-4.87%9911.18
456Ship Bottom1,1671,1481.66%1,6390.71
457Cedarville1,10177641.88%4912.24
458Port Republic1,0441,118-6.62%1407.46
459Elwood1,0411,437-27.56%3263.19
460Port Norris1,0371,377-24.69%1636.38
461Califon1,0341,062-2.64%1,0780.96
462Audubon Park1,0001,022-2.15%6,6670.15
463West Cape May9971,011-1.38%8501.17
464Bay Head9859711.44%1,6840.58
465Fairton9801,264-22.47%3432.86
466Silver Ridge9481,133-16.33%2,0390.47
467Far Hills889922-3.58%1834.85
468Allenwood883925-4.54%5061.75
469Hi-Nella856869-1.50%3,8390.22
470Longport847894-5.26%2,1440.40
471Bloomsbury833874-4.69%8950.93
472Roosevelt826866-4.62%4261.94
473Brookfield82267521.78%3,8060.22
474Stone Harbor810867-6.57%5701.42
475Interlaken785819-4.15%2,3720.33
476Branchville773836-7.54%1,3060.59
477Wrightstown772804-3.98%4171.85
478Lopatcong Overlook7637343.95%2,0960.36
479Deal713753-5.31%6021.18
480Blackwells Mills684803-14.82%5601.22
481Rocky Hill659683-3.51%1,0790.61
482Griggstown611819-25.40%2502.45
483Barnegat Light5875860.17%7060.83
484Fieldsboro5805436.81%2,0790.28
485Andover557604-7.78%4131.35
486Belleplain555597-7.04%767.34
487Pleasant Plains540922-41.43%1683.21
488West Wildwood536602-10.96%1,8740.29
489Burleigh534725-26.34%3521.52
490Rockleigh523531-1.51%5211.00
491Quinton514588-12.59%5810.89
492Stockton508537-5.40%9300.55
493Corbin City485498-2.61%637.70
494Allenhurst481495-2.83%1,9240.25
495Shiloh479516-7.17%3981.20
496Mountain Lake471575-18.09%4181.13
497East Millstone471579-18.65%2112.23
498Harmony4534412.72%4041.12
499Stewartsville43934925.79%3,4030.13
500New Village4394214.28%4630.95

Top 500 Cities in New Jersey by Population

The state of New Jersey has a population of 8.9 million, making it the 11th most populous state in the U.S. The most populous city is Newark, which has an estimated population of 281,944 in 2017. Jersey City doesn’t trail far behind with its population of 264,290 people. Paterson and Elizabeth make up the remaining cities in the state that have populations exceeding 100,000 residents. Trenton, the state’s capital, ranks 6th in terms of population. There are 106 cities with populations of at least 10,000, but that fall below 100,000.

In total, there are 565 municipalities in the state of New Jersey. These are classified in one of five ways: Cities, towns, boroughs, townships and villages. There are 52 different cities in the state. Classification is determined by population. The smallest city in New Jersey is Corbin City in Atlantic County, which has a population of 492 people.

Map of Cities in New Jersey

New Jersey Cities by First Letter

  1. US Census Annual Estimates - 2020 Estimates Calculated via Linear Projection of Previous Estimates

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