New Jersey

General Information


Official name New Jersey
Capital Trenton
ISO code US-NJ
Statistical agency Bureau of the Census, USA


Administrative units

codecountiesadministrative centerarea in
sq.km.
population
2000-04-01
census
population
2010-04-01
census
population
2015-07-01
estimate
34001Atlantic CountyMays Landing1,439.26252,552274,549274,219
34003Bergen CountyHackensack603.49884,118905,116938,506
34005Burlington CountyMount Holly2,068.31423,394448,734450,226
34007Camden CountyCamden573.06508,932513,657510,923
34009Cape May CountyCape May Court House651.20102,32697,26594,727
34011Cumberland CountyBridgeton1,252.78146,438156,898155,854
34013Essex CountyNewark326.88793,633783,969797,434
34015Gloucester CountyWoodbury834.00254,673288,288291,479
34017Hudson CountyJersey City119.63608,975634,266674,836
34019Hunterdon CountyFlemington1,108.05121,989128,349125,488
34021Mercer CountyTrenton581.61350,761366,513371,398
34023Middlesex CountyNew Brunswick800.07750,162809,858840,900
34025Monmouth CountyFreehold1,214.16615,301630,380628,715
34027Morris CountyMorristown1,191.86470,212492,276499,509
34029Ocean CountyToms River1,628.53510,916576,567588,721
34031Passaic CountyPaterson478.09489,049501,226510,916
34033Salem CountySalem859.6264,28566,08364,180
34035Somerset CountySomerville781.68297,490323,444333,654
34037Sussex CountyNewton1,344.23144,166149,265143,673
34039Union CountyElizabeth266.41522,541536,499555,786
34041Warren CountyBelvidere924.42102,437108,692106,869
 total 19,047.348,414,3508,791,8948,958,013
source: Bureau of the Census, USA.
note: area = land area in square kilometers (km2) [to get square miles divide km2 area by 2.589988].

Main cities

namepopulation
1990-04-01
census
population
2000-04-01
census
population
2010-04-01
census
population
2013-07-01
estimate
Newark275,221273,546277,140278,427
Jersey City228,537240,055247,597257,342
Paterson140,891149,222146,199145,948
Elizabeth110,002120,568124,969127,558
Toms River (Unincorporated)....88,791..
Clifton....84,13685,390
Trenton....84,91384,349
Camden....77,34476,903
Passaic....69,78170,868
Union City....66,45568,247
Bayonne....63,02465,028
East Orange....64,27064,544
Vineland....60,72461,050
New Brunswick....55,18155,831
Hoboken....50,00552,575
West New York....49,70852,122
Perth Amboy....50,81451,982
Plainfield....49,80850,588
source: Bureau of the Census, USA.