Latest Data (2016)
Population 74,420
Nationwide Rank 469

Quick Facts

Camden, New Jersey is the 469th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Camden, New Jersey is a city.

Camden, New Jersey is currently 40.3% smaller than it was in 1950, the year of its peak recorded population.

Camden, New Jersey's growth is extremely below average. 95% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Camden, New Jersey Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
459 Gastonia, North Carolina 75,536 11.7%
460 Arlington Heights, Illinois 75,525 -1.2%
461 Union City, California 75,322 11.6%
462 Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 75,293 5.6%
463 Evanston, Illinois 74,895 1.0%
464 Jonesboro, Arkansas 74,889 34.2%
465 Franklin, Tennessee 74,794 61.2%
466 Missouri City, Texas 74,561 39.3%
467 Bolingbrook, Illinois 74,518 30.8%
468 Schaumburg, Illinois 74,446 -1.1%
469 Camden, New Jersey 74,420 -6.7%
470 Iowa City, Iowa 74,398 18.3%
471 Warner Robins, Georgia 74,388 49.4%
472 Appleton, Wisconsin 74,370 5.6%
473 Rapid City, South Dakota 74,048 23.3%
474 New Braunfels, Texas 73,959 91.6%
475 Albany, Georgia 73,801 -3.7%
476 Temple, Texas 73,600 33.3%
477 Flower Mound, Texas 73,547 42.0%
478 Rochester Hills, Michigan 73,422 6.4%
479 Southfield, Michigan 73,100 -6.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Jersey

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
178 Paterson 147,000 -1.5%
214 Elizabeth 128,640 6.4%
384 Clifton 85,845 8.5%
394 Trenton 84,056 -1.5%
469 Camden 74,420 -6.7%
499 Passaic 70,635 4.0%
506 Union City 69,296 3.3%
545 Bayonne 66,238 7.1%
558 East Orange 64,789 -7.1%
611 Vineland 60,525 8.4%
658 New Brunswick 56,910 17.7%
697 Hoboken 54,379 40.4%
709 West New York 53,343 16.0%
724 Perth Amboy 52,499 10.8%
752 Plainfield 50,636 5.8%
841 Sayreville 44,905 10.8%
843 Hackensack 44,756 4.4%
891 Linden 42,457 7.6%
897 Kearny 42,126 4.0%
985 Atlantic City 38,735 -4.2%
1019 Fort Lee 37,577 5.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 74,420 469
2015 76,119 448
2014 77,332 434
2013 76,903 430
2012 77,250 423
2011 77,563 414
2010 77,344 403
2009 78,788 386
2008 79,517 377
2007 79,263 369
2006 79,201 367
2005 79,611 363
2004 79,498 363
2003 79,774 356
2002 79,537 356
2001 79,473 354
2000 79,780 343
1990 87,460 241
1950 124,555 86
1940 117,536 71
1930 118,700 68
1920 116,309 58
1910 94,538 56
1900 75,935 52
1890 58,313 49
1880 41,659 44
1870 20,045 69
1860 14,358 62
1850 9,479 68