10 Largest Cities in New Jersey

The largest city in New Jersey is Newark, with a population of 318,431. Belle Mead is the fastest growing city in New Jersey over the past 10 years, having grown 2973.61% since 2010.

Rank Name 2022 Pop. 2010 Census Change Density (mi²) Area (mi²)
1Newark318,431277,14014.90%13,18924.14
2Jersey City301,419247,59721.74%20,44414.74
3Paterson162,438146,19911.11%19,3088.41
4Elizabeth139,764124,96911.84%11,34512.32
5Toms River93,63888,7915.46%2,40139.00
6Trenton92,06384,9138.42%12,1477.58
7Clifton91,52884,1368.79%8,12111.27
8Bayonne73,41863,02416.49%12,6135.82
9Lakewood72,51653,80534.78%10,2447.08
10Passaic70,68969,7811.30%22,5633.13
11Camden70,68177,344-8.61%7,9268.92
12East Orange70,68064,2709.97%17,9943.93
13Union City69,01566,4553.85%53,6251.29
14Hoboken62,50150,00524.99%50,0011.25
15Vineland60,79260,7240.11%88968.39
16Perth Amboy56,36050,81410.91%12,0894.66
17Plainfield55,54249,80811.51%9,3215.96
18New Brunswick55,28255,1810.18%10,5645.23
19West New York53,55249,7087.73%53,8750.99
20Hackensack46,63443,0108.43%11,1274.19
21Sayreville45,87342,7047.42%2,89815.83
22Linden44,38640,4999.60%4,15310.69
23Kearny42,26340,6843.88%4,7798.84
24Fort Lee41,16135,34516.45%16,3472.52
25Atlantic City38,28539,558-3.22%3,55810.76
26Fair Lawn35,42132,4579.13%6,8985.13
27Garfield33,08930,4878.53%15,6752.11
28Long Branch31,85730,7193.70%6,2175.12
29Westfield31,17630,3162.84%4,6376.72
30Rahway29,99827,3469.70%7,7003.90
31Englewood29,74027,1479.55%6,0394.92
32Bergenfield28,63326,7646.98%9,8602.90
33Old Bridge27,90223,75317.47%3,9237.11
34Bridgeton27,64525,3499.06%4,4396.23
35Millville27,30928,400-3.84%65042.00
36Paramus26,77026,3421.62%2,56310.45
37Lodi26,62024,13610.29%11,7172.27
38Ridgewood26,18324,9584.91%4,5605.74
39Cliffside Park26,11323,59410.68%27,3150.96
40Carteret25,82222,84413.04%5,8814.39
41South Plainfield24,52823,3854.89%2,9578.30
42Glassboro24,06318,57929.52%2,5829.32
43Secaucus23,36516,26443.66%4,0105.83
44Somerset23,14422,0834.80%3,6576.33
45Roselle23,01721,0859.16%8,7352.63
46North Plainfield22,98221,9364.77%8,1872.81
47Summit22,97121,4577.06%3,8325.99
48Lindenwold22,44717,61327.45%5,7533.90
49Elmwood Park21,82619,40312.49%8,2582.64
50Pleasantville20,70520,2492.25%3,6195.72
51Harrison20,61613,62051.37%17,0241.21
52Morristown20,53418,41111.53%7,0592.91
53Palisades Park20,42619,6224.10%16,4861.24
54Iselin20,36618,6958.94%6,3883.19
55Woodbridge19,95319,2653.57%5,1333.89
56Hawthorne19,80718,7915.41%5,9683.32
57Tinton Falls19,43917,8928.65%1,25615.47
58Point Pleasant19,05118,3923.58%5,4563.49
59Rutherford18,98818,0615.13%6,8282.78
60Colonia18,77117,7955.48%4,7813.93
61Ocean Acres18,59316,14215.18%3,1915.83
62Dover18,52018,1572.00%6,9212.68
63Dumont17,93917,4792.63%9,2041.95
64Madison17,15515,8458.27%3,9784.31
65New Milford17,03916,3414.27%7,4632.28
66Avenel16,90217,011-0.64%4,8573.48
67North Arlington16,66915,3928.30%6,7112.48
68South River16,14016,0080.82%5,7952.79
69Tenafly15,59314,4887.63%3,4004.59
70Metuchen15,34513,57413.05%5,3862.85
71Phillipsburg15,30914,9502.40%4,7983.19
72Highland Park15,29013,9829.35%8,3961.82
73Fairview15,26313,83510.32%18,0840.84
74Asbury Park15,00216,116-6.91%10,4981.43
75Williamstown14,98615,567-3.73%2,0197.42
76Princeton Meadows14,96413,8348.17%7,2152.07
77Cherry Hill Mall14,93114,1715.36%4,0943.65
78Edgewater14,90011,51329.42%15,3450.97
79Springdale14,86914,5182.42%2,7805.35
80Ramsey14,86214,4732.69%2,7015.50
81Middlesex14,83613,6358.81%4,2533.49
82Hammonton14,69514,791-0.65%36140.75
83Short Hills14,67413,16511.46%2,7955.25
84Moorestown-Lenola14,24414,2170.19%2,0277.03
85Collingswood14,23813,9262.24%7,7801.83
86Hopatcong14,20615,147-6.21%1,30410.89
87Roselle Park14,10113,2976.05%11,5111.23
88Bradley Gardens14,05114,206-1.09%3,1294.49
89New Providence13,94612,17114.58%3,7813.69
90Woodland Park13,81611,81916.90%4,7012.94
91Eatontown13,77512,7098.39%2,3585.84
92West Freehold13,59213,613-0.15%2,2995.91
93Mercerville13,49113,2301.97%3,6583.69
94Upper Montclair13,46211,56516.40%5,4022.49
95Franklin Park13,45813,2951.23%5,1662.60
96Ridgefield Park13,32412,7294.67%7,8151.71
97Red Bank13,08212,2067.18%7,4931.75
98Holiday City-Berkeley12,96512,8311.04%2,1735.97
99Florham Park12,76311,6969.12%1,7467.31
100Oakland12,74612,754-0.06%1,4998.50
101Haddonfield12,74211,5939.91%4,5572.80
102Hamilton Square12,65912,784-0.98%2,9604.28
103Freehold12,63612,0524.85%6,5401.93
104Fords12,49115,187-17.75%4,6732.67
105Somerville12,39612,0982.46%5,3022.34
106Bound Brook12,30610,40218.30%7,4091.66
107Glen Rock12,23911,6015.50%4,5282.70
108River Edge12,19111,3407.50%6,6511.83
109Guttenberg12,18511,1769.03%63,1350.19
110Hasbrouck Heights12,18111,8422.86%7,9981.52
111Martinsville12,18111,9801.68%1,00212.15
112Greentree12,14011,3676.80%2,6104.65
113Echelon12,12610,74312.87%4,3352.80
114Pennsville12,07511,8881.57%1,19810.08
115Wallington11,97411,3355.64%12,0460.99
116Bellmawr11,73111,5831.28%3,9312.98
117Ringwood11,63712,228-4.83%45525.59
118Ridgefield11,59511,0325.10%4,5602.54
119Gloucester City11,49011,4560.30%4,9762.31
120Robertsville11,41911,2971.08%1,9345.90
121Wanaque11,35711,1162.17%1,4088.07
122Westwood11,35610,9084.11%5,0272.26
123Blackwells Mills11,2078031295.64%9,1711.22
124Franklin Lakes11,17710,5905.54%1,1879.41
125Ocean City11,13511,701-4.84%1,6586.71
126Pomn Lakes11,13311,0970.32%3,8562.89
127Totowa11,11710,8042.90%2,7794
128Manville11,07510,3447.07%4,6912.36
129Little Ferry11,05910,6264.07%7,4871.48
130Lincoln Park10,99310,5214.49%1,7186.40
131Pine Hill10,84510,2335.98%2,7733.91
132Beachwood10,82111,045-2.03%3,9162.76
133Marlton10,68610,1335.46%3,2913.25
134Wood-Ridge10,6397,62639.51%9,5501.11
135Browns Mills10,63611,223-5.23%1,9805.37
136Succasunna10,5769,15215.56%2,0425.18
137Somers Point10,40310,795-3.63%2,5944.01
138Hackettstown10,3529,7246.46%2,8663.61
139Smithville10,2567,24241.62%2,0435.02
140East Rutherford10,2448,91314.93%2,7603.71
141Maywood10,1849,5556.58%7,9131.29
142Waldwick10,1449,6255.39%4,9582.05
143Hillsdale10,12710,219-0.90%3,4902.90
144Kendall Park10,1199,3398.35%2,7503.68
145Monmouth Junction10,0972,887249.74%6,7581.49
146East Franklin10,0128,66915.49%9,1941.09
147Brookdale9,9789,2398.00%6,2251.60
148Budd Lake9,9488,96810.93%1,8275.44
149Woodbury9,92110,174-2.49%4,9112.02
150Kinnelon9,91010,248-3.30%55018.03
151White Horse9,8519,4943.76%3,1593.12
152Lake Mohawk9,7279,916-1.91%1,9375.02
153Matawan9,7178,81010.30%4,2882.27
154Burlington9,7079,920-2.15%3,1713.06
155Keansburg9,68510,105-4.16%9,0351.07
156South Amboy9,5678,63110.84%6,2201.54
157Leonia9,3788,9374.93%6,1581.52
158Absecon9,2838,41110.37%1,6985.47
159Cresskill9,2718,5738.14%4,4902.06
160Caldwell9,2677,82218.47%7,8671.18
161Chatham9,2628,9623.35%3,9462.35
162Haledon9,1988,31810.58%7,5701.22
163Villas9,0649,483-4.42%2,3223.90
164North Haledon9,0298,4177.27%2,6073.46
165Pine Lake Park8,9558,7072.85%3,6092.48
166Clayton8,9338,1799.22%1,2637.08
167Park Ridge8,9318,6453.31%3,4262.61
168Ventnor City8,92210,650-16.23%4,5591.96
169Boonton8,9098,3476.73%3,8152.33
170Bogota8,8968,1878.66%11,7830.76
171Pitman8,7349,011-3.07%3,9382.22
172Audubon8,6858,819-1.52%5,8601.48
173West Long Branch8,6858,0977.26%3,0412.86
174White Meadow Lake8,6848,836-1.72%2,2583.85
175Closter8,6388,3733.16%2,7343.16
176Ashland8,5558,3023.05%2,9432.91
177Montvale8,5547,8449.05%2,1264.02
178Crestwood Village8,5307,9077.88%1,9904.29
179Kenilworth8,5297,9147.77%3,9732.15
180Newton8,4507,9975.66%2,5153.36
181Northfield8,3968,624-2.64%2,3443.58
182Upper Saddle River8,3818,2082.11%1,5955.25
183Dayton8,3547,06318.28%3,9652.11
184Oradell8,2987,9784.01%3,4422.41
185Runnemede8,2968,468-2.03%4,0452.05
186Mystic Island8,2638,493-2.71%1,1946.92
187Madison Park8,2327,14415.23%4,9321.67
188Butler8,1497,5398.09%4,0062.03
189Spotswood8,1458,257-1.36%3,5312.31
190Raritan8,0256,88116.63%4,0291.99
191Carneys Point7,9337,3827.46%9478.38
192Bernardsville7,9317,7072.91%61812.84
193Fanwood7,8667,3187.49%5,8701.34
194Glen Ridge7,8587,5274.40%6,1631.27
195Twin Rivers7,8557,4435.54%6,2191.26
196Bloomingdale7,8017,6561.89%8868.80
197Dunellen7,7197,2276.81%7,2681.06
198Haddon Heights7,4997,4730.35%4,7891.57
199Pomona7,4747,1244.91%2,6662.80
200Berlin7,4697,588-1.57%2,0783.59
201Washington7,4676,46115.57%3,8001.97
202Palmyra7,4467,3980.65%4,0271.85
203Heathcote7,4205,82127.47%2,8472.61
204Rumson7,3877,1223.72%1,4585.07
205Wharton7,3856,52213.23%3,5642.07
206Brigantine7,3709,450-22.01%1,1306.52
207Franklin Center7,2714,46063.03%1,1026.60
208Emerson7,2687,401-1.80%3,2582.23
209Lincroft7,2446,13518.08%1,2985.58
210Strathmore7,2197,258-0.54%3,6611.97
211Keyport7,1967,240-0.61%5,2111.38
212Barrington7,0936,9831.58%4,4861.58
213Mountainside7,0886,6856.03%1,7744.00
214Milltown7,0656,8932.50%4,5461.55
215Midland Park6,9927,128-1.91%4,4511.57
216Stratford6,9697,040-1.01%4,4391.57
217Linwood6,9477,092-2.04%1,8233.81
218Yardville6,9217,186-3.69%1,6994.07
219Allendale6,9166,5056.32%2,2333.10
220Ramblewood6,8055,90715.20%2,0073.39
221North Caldwell6,7966,1839.91%2,2153.07
222Green Knoll6,6726,2007.61%1,4174.71
223Laurence Harbor6,6556,5361.82%2,2572.95
224Belle Mead6,6392162973.61%9,2850.71
225Yorketown6,6336,5351.50%2,7782.39
226Rockaway6,6306,4382.98%3,1972.07
227Watchung6,5795,80113.41%1,0946.02
228Finderne6,5505,60016.96%1,6014.09
229Prospect Park6,4745,86510.38%13,9230.47
230Kingston Estates6,4505,68513.46%5,5701.16
231Morganville6,4355,04027.68%1,1885.42
232Carlstadt6,4206,1274.78%1,6273.95
233Roseland6,3955,8199.90%1,7683.62
234Ramtown6,3476,2421.68%2,9332.16
235Fair Haven6,2996,1212.91%3,9541.59
236Mays Landing6,2972,135194.94%3,7001.70
237Morris Plains6,2775,53213.47%2,4582.55
238Fort Dix6,2667,716-18.79%61310.21
239Paulsboro6,2166,0971.95%3,2311.92
240Oceanport6,2145,8326.55%1,9593.17
241Woodcliff Lake6,2085,7308.34%1,8393.38
242Little Silver6,1675,9503.65%2,2742.71
243Mount Arlington6,0815,05020.42%2,8422.14
244Hightstown5,9825,4948.88%4,8521.23
245Manasquan5,9465,8970.83%4,3091.38
246Belmar5,9295,7942.33%5,6741.04
247Old Tappan5,9165,7502.89%1,7853.31
248Jamesburg5,7575,915-2.67%6,5270.88
249Somerdale5,6505,1519.69%4,0591.39
250Norwood5,6275,711-1.47%2,0202.79
251Cape May Court House5,6215,3385.30%6448.73
252Union Beach5,6196,245-10.02%3,1531.78
253Clementon5,4065,0008.12%2,8561.89
254Englewood Cliffs5,3545,2811.38%2,5182.13
255Salem5,3265,1463.50%2,2722.34
256Forked River5,2805,2440.69%1,9862.66
257Wildwood5,1235,325-3.79%3,3241.54
258Margate City5,1096,354-19.59%3,6081.42
259Leisure Village5,0804,40015.45%3,8961.30
260Brielle5,0244,7745.24%2,8611.76
261East Freehold5,0054,8942.27%1,6802.98
262Demarest5,0014,8812.46%2,4142.07
263Mendham4,9814,9810.00%8405.93
264Flemington4,9364,5817.75%4,5831.08
265Spring Lake Heights4,9264,7134.52%3,8041.29
266South Bound Brook4,9234,5637.89%7,6330.65
267Golden Triangle4,8934,14518.05%1,7322.83
268Franklin4,8865,045-3.15%1,1224.36
269Mullica Hill4,8423,98221.60%1,3563.57
270Beckett4,8324,847-0.31%2,7601.75
271Silver Lake4,8284,24313.79%14,8100.33
272Glendora4,7904,7500.84%4,6061.04
273Point Pleasant Beach4,7864,6652.59%3,3661.42
274Northvale4,7854,6403.13%3,7831.26
275Penns Grove4,7755,147-7.23%5,3470.89
276Harrington Park4,7574,6641.99%2,5771.85
277Beattystown4,7314,5543.89%1,5633.03
278Barclay4,7024,4286.19%2,8341.66
279McGuire AFB4,6843,71026.25%8695.39
280Mount Ephraim4,6474,676-0.62%5,2570.88
281Ellisburg4,6394,4135.12%5,1260.91
282Blackwood4,6384,5452.05%3,8021.22
283Panther Valley4,6033,32738.35%1,5422.99
284Nene City4,5784,869-5.98%5,1090.90
285Highlands4,5455,005-9.19%6,1420.74
286Mountain Lakes4,5344,1608.99%1,7172.64
287Garwood4,5004,2266.48%6,9230.65
288Buena4,4814,603-2.65%5927.57
289Egg Harbor City4,4264,2434.31%40810.85
290Atlantic Highlands4,4204,3850.80%3,4971.26
291Magnolia4,3544,3410.30%4,4520.98
292Wanamassa4,3064,532-4.99%3,8651.11
293Ho-Ho-Kus4,2944,0785.30%2,4691.74
294Medford Lakes4,2884,1463.42%3,7611.14
295Bradley Beach4,2784,298-0.47%7,0130.61
296Shrewsbury4,2603,80911.84%1,9712.16
297Westville4,2604,288-0.65%4,1601.02
298Riverdale4,2173,55918.49%2,0812.03
299Holiday City South4,2123,68914.18%2,2421.88
300Beach Haven West4,1933,8967.62%2,5851.62
301Lambertville4,1853,9067.14%3,8611.08
302Leisure Village East4,1834,217-0.81%2,6971.55
303North Cape May4,1633,22629.05%2,9821.40
304Barnegat4,1102,81745.90%1,5242.70
305Oakhurst4,0833,9952.20%2,5341.61
306Country Lake Estates4,0763,9433.37%3,7191.10
307Bordentown4,0073,9242.12%4,2950.93
308Port Reading3,9593,7286.20%1,7602.25
309Oaklyn3,9084,038-3.22%6,2330.63
310Leisuretowne3,8943,5828.71%2,0261.92
311Gibbstown3,8383,7392.65%2,3361.64
312Merchantville3,8203,821-0.03%6,4420.59
313Rio Grande3,7982,67042.25%1,5212.50
314Port Monmouth3,7313,818-2.28%2,8681.30
315Lawrenceville3,7233,887-4.22%3,5731.04
316Fairview3,7153,806-2.39%2,9021.28
317Woodstown3,7123,5055.91%2,3571.57
318South Toms River3,6353,684-1.33%3,1421.16
319Tuckerton3,6233,3478.25%1,0783.36
320Richwood3,6013,4594.11%4048.92
321Singac3,5983,618-0.55%7,8390.46
322Turnersville3,5643,742-4.76%2,3971.49
323Shark River Hills3,5613,697-3.68%4,1550.86
324Roebling3,5593,715-4.20%3,5341.01
325North Wildwood3,5374,041-12.47%2,0501.73
326High Bridge3,5263,648-3.34%1,4752.39
327Stanhope3,5103,610-2.77%1,9101.84
328Oak Valley3,4993,4830.46%5,0130.70
329Six Mile Run3,4233,1847.51%4587.47
330Saddle River3,4163,1528.38%6954.91
331Netcong3,4033,2325.29%4,0850.83
332White House Station3,3642,08961.03%2,5781.30
333Haworth3,3353,382-1.39%1,7221.94
334Hamburg3,2643,277-0.40%2,8511.15
335Moonachie3,2172,70818.80%1,8601.73
336Monmouth Beach3,1543,279-3.81%3,0271.04
337Groveville3,1382,9456.55%1,4722.13
338North Middletown3,1163,295-5.43%7,1800.43
339Woodbury Heights3,1063,0551.67%2,4931.25
340Wildwood Crest3,0673,270-6.21%2,3631.30
341Rossmoor3,0582,66614.70%3,4020.90
342National Park3,0243,036-0.40%3,0031.01
343Cliffwood Beach3,0043,194-5.95%3,3160.91
344Ocean Grove3,0013,342-10.20%8,0670.37
345Lawnside2,9572,9450.41%2,0681.43
346Sewaren2,9112,7565.62%3,0670.95
347Woodlynne2,8862,978-3.09%13,2390.22
348Pennington2,8462,58510.10%2,9610.96
349Laurel Lake2,8352,989-5.15%1,6311.74
350Brownville2,8182,38318.25%2,8011.01
351Clinton2,7832,7192.35%2,0681.35
352Plainsboro Center2,7702,7122.14%3,6500.76
353Riverton2,7602,779-0.68%4,1690.66
354Spring Lake2,7492,993-8.15%2,0641.33
355Swedesboro2,7372,5845.92%3,7440.73
356Byram Center2,660902855.56%2,3921.11
357East Newark2,6322,4069.39%25,5530.10
358Lakehurst2,6322,654-0.83%2,9410.90
359Cape May2,6003,607-27.92%1,0512.47
360Leisure Knoll2,5762,4903.45%2,9010.89
361Pine Ridge at Crestwood2,5712,3698.53%1,6271.58
362Peapack and Gladstone2,5542,582-1.08%4455.73
363Helmetta2,5112,17815.29%3,0330.83
364Leonardo2,5072,757-9.07%4,2210.59
365Pemberton Heights2,4972,4233.05%2,6650.94
366Belvidere2,4882,681-7.20%1,7171.45
367Beverly2,4832,577-3.65%4,5900.54
368Princeton Junction2,4772,4650.49%1,3591.82
369West Belmar2,4532,493-1.60%5,2300.47
370Englishtown2,4461,84732.43%4,2910.57
371Manahawkin2,4352,3035.73%1,3321.83
372Vista Center2,4262,09515.80%7223.36
373Middlebush2,3762,3262.15%1,1941.99
374Presidential Lakes Estates2,3512,365-0.59%2,2121.06
375Seaside Heights2,3502,887-18.60%3,8090.62
376Concordia2,3273,092-24.74%2,2481.03
377New Egypt2,3252,512-7.44%5863.97
378Whittingham2,3222,476-6.22%2,3380.99
379Alpha2,3202,369-2.07%1,3801.68
380Wenonah2,2832,2780.22%2,2921.00
381Essex Fells2,2702,1137.43%1,6121.41
382Ogdensburg2,2282,410-7.55%1,0112.20
383Cranbury2,2042,1811.05%1,8201.21
384North Beach Haven2,1902,235-2.01%1,2071.81
385Weston2,1811,23576.60%1,5661.39
386Gibbsboro2,1732,274-4.44%1,0102.15
387Holiday Heights2,1432,0992.10%4265.03
388Pine Beach2,1412,1270.66%3,3660.64
389Sea Isle City2,1022,114-0.57%9542.20
390Ten Mile Run2,0751,9595.92%8172.54
391Woodbine2,0602,472-16.67%2578.02
392Erma2,0112,134-5.76%6223.23
393Sussex2,0022,130-6.01%3,3760.59
394Navesink2,0002,020-0.99%2,2620.88
395Laurel Springs1,9921,9084.40%4,4170.45
396Victory Lakes1,9772,111-6.35%8242.40
397Avon-by-the-Sea1,9391,9012.00%4,5520.43
398Hopewell1,9181,922-0.21%2,6490.72
399Ocean Gate1,9162,011-4.72%4,2580.45
400Sea Girt1,8741,8282.52%1,7681.06
401Newfield1,8181,55317.06%1,0461.74
402Long Valley1,8171,879-3.30%3984.57
403Folsom1,7971,885-4.67%2178.26
404Brooklawn1,7871,955-8.59%3,6620.49
405Lavallette1,7691,875-5.65%2,1680.82
406Vernon Center1,7491,7132.10%5942.95
407Alpine1,7441,849-5.68%2726.40
408Lebanon1,7271,35827.17%1,9150.90
409Allentown1,7161,828-6.13%2,8790.60
410Upper Pohatcong1,7001,781-4.55%2,6320.65
411Chester1,6871,6492.30%1,0601.59
412Lake Como1,6851,759-4.21%6,6870.25
413Glen Gardner1,6781,704-1.53%1,0841.55
414Annandale1,6571,695-2.24%1,1431.45
415Estell Manor1,6541,735-4.67%3153.39
416Island Heights1,6461,673-1.61%2,7030.61
417Voorhees1,62597666.50%2,2630.72
418Belford1,6241,768-8.14%1,2901.26
419Kingston1,5991,4937.10%7132.24
420Victory Gardens1,5941,5204.87%10,9930.14
421Kenvil1,5663,009-47.96%1,1701.34
422Farmingdale1,5401,32915.88%2,9620.52
423Cedar Glen Lakes1,5371,4218.16%2,2150.69
424Brass Castle1,5321,555-1.48%5212.94
425Chesilhurst1,5161,634-7.22%8841.72
426Seabrook Farms1,5121,4841.89%6982.17
427Waretown1,4651,569-6.63%1,6260.90
428Vernon Valley1,4631,626-10.02%5492.67
429Collings Lakes1,4611,706-14.36%2,2760.64
430Sea Bright1,4571,4123.19%2,0240.72
431Hampton1,4461,4013.21%9611.50
432Seaside Park1,4081,579-10.83%2,1500.66
433Cedar Glen West1,4011,26710.58%1,3201.06
434Frenchtown1,3701,373-0.22%1,2151.13
435Pemberton1,3631,409-3.26%2,3100.59
436Dover Beaches South1,3551,20912.08%2,4020.56
437Elmer1,3371,395-4.16%1,4960.89
438Dover Beaches North1,2851,2393.71%1,3970.92
439Olivet1,2751,408-9.45%5122.49
440Alloway1,2741,402-9.13%1866.85
441Surf City1,2511,2053.82%1,6810.74
442Milford1,2321,233-0.08%1,0421.18
443Avalon1,2251,334-8.17%2874.27
444Silver Ridge1,1731,1333.53%2,5230.47
445Elwood1,1711,437-18.51%3673.19
446Rosenhayn1,1601,0985.65%4382.65
447Lake Telemark1,1561,255-7.89%5222.21
448Crandon Lakes1,1081,178-5.94%4342.56
449Port Republic1,0991,115-1.43%1477.46
450Ship Bottom1,0861,156-6.06%1,5250.71
451Port Norris1,0571,377-23.24%1666.38
452Oxford1,0211,090-6.33%1,4800.69
453Fairton1,0201,264-19.30%3572.86
454West Cape May1,0081,024-1.56%8591.17
455Beach Haven9991,170-14.62%1,0200.98
456Califon9911,076-7.90%1,0330.96
457Audubon Park9851,023-3.71%6,5670.15
458Allenwood9609253.78%5501.75
459Hi-Nella9398707.93%4,2110.22
460Deal93075024.00%7851.18
461Far Hills9249190.54%1914.85
462Bay Head922968-4.75%1,5760.58
463Longport893895-0.22%2,2610.40
464Vienna861981-12.23%2952.92
465Griggstown8398192.44%3432.45
466Interlaken8308201.22%2,5080.33
467Roosevelt794882-9.98%4091.94
468Stone Harbor782866-9.70%5511.42
469Branchville781841-7.13%1,3190.59
470Bloomsbury776870-10.80%8340.93
471Burleigh7747256.76%5101.52
472Pleasant Plains766922-16.92%2383.21
473Rocky Hill75568210.70%1,2360.61
474Delaware Park7477006.71%3,0490.24
475Brookfield7376759.19%3,4120.22
476Wrightstown704802-12.22%3811.85
477Stewartsville69434998.85%5,3800.13
478Cedarville688776-11.34%3072.24
479Lopatcong Overlook684734-6.81%1,8790.36
480Barnegat Light65457413.94%7870.83
481Belleplain6185973.52%847.34
482Andover593606-2.15%4401.35
483East Millstone5905791.90%2642.23
484West Wildwood528603-12.44%1,8460.29
485Fieldsboro524540-2.96%1,8780.28
486Blairstown489515-5.05%1,2320.40
487Hainesburg48891436.26%3,1480.15
488Stockton487538-9.48%8920.55
489Pedricktown479524-8.59%5320.90
490Mountain Lake478575-16.87%4251.13
491Allenhurst468496-5.65%1,8720.25
492East Rocky Hill468469-0.21%1124.17
493Corbin City467492-5.08%617.70
494Harlingen45629753.54%6360.72
495Millstone4544188.61%6670.68
496Quinton446588-24.15%5040.89
497Johnsonburg437101332.67%2,2300.20
498Shiloh430516-16.67%3571.20
499Finesville402175129.71%1,2370.33
500Harvey Cedars40133718.99%7150.56

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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