Latest Data (2017)
Population 1,811
Nationwide Rank 7974

Quick Facts

Allentown, New Jersey is the 7,974th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Allentown, New Jersey is a borough.

Allentown, New Jersey is currently 4.0% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Allentown, New Jersey's growth is about average. 60% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
7964 Folsom, New Jersey 1,815 -7.8%
7965 Trumansburg, New York 1,815 2.2%
7966 Cridersville, Ohio 1,814 0.0%
7967 Hampton, Illinois 1,814 11.2%
7968 Lake Butler, Florida 1,813 -6.5%
7969 Melbourne, Arkansas 1,813 7.7%
7970 Olathe, Colorado 1,813 13.2%
7971 St. Stephen, South Carolina 1,813 1.9%
7972 Stinnett, Texas 1,813 -6.1%
7973 Charlotte, Texas 1,812 10.1%
7974 Allentown, New Jersey 1,811 -4.0%
7975 Basile, Louisiana 1,811 -25.2%
7976 Midway, Kentucky 1,811 11.3%
7977 Morton, Texas 1,811 -19.1%
7978 Priest River, Idaho 1,811 0.1%
7979 St. Lawrence, Pennsylvania 1,810 0.0%
7980 Greenfield, Iowa 1,809 -14.5%
7981 Lewiston, Utah 1,809 -3.9%
7982 Moore Haven, Florida 1,809 9.8%
7983 Plentywood, Montana 1,809 -11.5%
7984 Plymouth, Ohio 1,809 -3.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Jersey

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
5715 High Bridge 3,542 -6.3%
5749 Haworth 3,497 3.1%
5760 Cape May 3,480 -13.6%
5783 Woodstown 3,454 9.9%
5848 Tuckerton 3,372 -4.1%
5874 Stanhope 3,341 -6.7%
5965 Saddle River 3,262 0.0%
5989 Monmouth Beach 3,236 -10.2%
5995 Netcong 3,229 -0.1%
6078 Wildwood Crest 3,137 -21.0%
6087 Hamburg 3,132 -0.4%
6229 Woodbury Heights 2,996 0.3%
6242 National Park 2,985 -6.7%
6267 Spring Lake 2,962 -17.1%
6278 Woodlynne 2,947 5.5%
6304 Lawnside 2,920 8.0%
6324 Seaside Heights 2,903 -7.9%
6420 Moonachie 2,800 1.6%
6505 East Newark 2,735 15.1%
6546 Riverton 2,706 -1.7%
6551 Clinton 2,701 2.4%
6556 Lakehurst 2,697 1.7%
6663 Peapack and Gladstone 2,610 7.9%
6669 Belvidere 2,603 -5.6%
6679 Swedesboro 2,594 26.2%
6686 Pennington 2,589 -4.0%
6785 Beverly 2,504 -5.8%
6849 Woodbine 2,461 -9.2%
7085 Alpha 2,297 -7.4%
7118 Ogdensburg 2,282 -13.5%
7168 Gibbsboro 2,247 -7.7%
7178 Wenonah 2,239 -3.2%
7198 Helmetta 2,223 21.0%
7280 Pine Beach 2,168 11.6%
7328 Essex Fells 2,137 -1.0%
7470 Sea Isle City 2,068 -27.4%
7551 Sussex 2,024 -5.6%
7556 Ocean Gate 2,021 -2.6%
7697 Hopewell 1,948 -4.2%
7708 Englishtown 1,943 9.7%
7730 Brooklawn 1,934 -17.3%
7750 Glen Gardner 1,924 0.6%
7816 Alpine 1,890 -13.8%
7824 Laurel Springs 1,886 -4.1%
7897 Lavallette 1,849 -30.6%
7964 Folsom 1,815 -7.8%
7974 Allentown 1,811 -4.0%
8016 Avon-by-the-Sea 1,794 -20.2%
8060 Sea Girt 1,774 -17.6%
8191 Estell Manor 1,720 8.1%
8197 Lake Como 1,717 -5.3%
8302 Lebanon 1,669 55.5%
8305 Island Heights 1,667 -5.0%
8309 Chester 1,665 1.0%
8361 Chesilhurst 1,639 7.8%
8536 Newfield 1,561 -3.4%
8569 Seaside Park 1,549 -31.5%
8652 Victory Gardens 1,516 -1.7%
9001 Sea Bright 1,389 -23.8%
9074 Frenchtown 1,366 -8.4%
9138 Pemberton 1,340 10.8%
9158 Hampton 1,331 -14.1%
9203 Elmer 1,312 -4.9%
9252 Farmingdale 1,298 -18.4%
9357 Avalon 1,267 -40.9%
9612 Milford 1,189 -0.5%
9622 Surf City 1,187 -17.8%
9634 Beach Haven 1,182 -7.7%
9771 Ship Bottom 1,143 -17.4%
9989 Port Republic 1,080 4.0%
10033 Califon 1,068 1.1%
10228 West Cape May 1,015 -7.3%
10240 Audubon Park 1,012 -8.0%
10377 Bay Head 981 -20.8%
10636 Far Hills 927 8.1%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 1,811 7,974
2016 1,810 7,980
2015 1,825 7,933
2014 1,807 7,966
2013 1,815 7,946
2012 1,816 7,931
2011 1,822 7,916
2010 1,828 7,896
2009 1,840 7,799
2008 1,844 7,781
2007 1,856 7,740
2006 1,868 7,699
2005 1,883 7,651
2004 1,894 7,618
2003 1,894 7,602
2002 1,894 7,604
2001 1,891 7,618
2000 1,887 7,615
1990 1,755 7,441