Latest Data (2017)
Population 74,532
Nationwide Rank 473

Quick Facts

Camden, New Jersey is the 473rd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Camden, New Jersey is a city.

Camden, New Jersey is currently 40.2% 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
2000-2017
463 Kalamazoo, Michigan 75,807 -1.5%
464 Iowa City, Iowa 75,798 20.5%
465 Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 75,707 6.2%
466 Cedar Park, Texas 75,704 189.7%
467 Arlington Heights, Illinois 75,634 -1.1%
468 Union City, California 75,343 11.6%
469 Bolingbrook, Illinois 75,201 32.0%
470 Warner Robins, Georgia 74,854 50.3%
471 Evanston, Illinois 74,756 0.8%
472 Appleton, Wisconsin 74,653 6.0%
473 Camden, New Jersey 74,532 -6.5%
474 Temple, Texas 74,503 34.9%
475 Missouri City, Texas 74,497 39.2%
476 Rapid City, South Dakota 74,421 23.9%
477 Rochester Hills, Michigan 74,205 7.6%
478 Schaumburg, Illinois 74,184 -1.4%
479 Rancho Cordova, California 73,563 36.9%
480 Turlock, California 73,556 29.1%
481 Missoula, Montana 73,340 27.0%
482 Southfield, Michigan 73,208 -6.5%
483 Albany, Georgia 73,179 -4.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Jersey

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
174 Paterson 148,678 -0.4%
212 Elizabeth 130,215 7.7%
384 Clifton 86,607 9.5%
394 Trenton 84,964 -0.5%
473 Camden 74,532 -6.5%
500 Passaic 71,247 4.9%
510 Union City 70,387 4.9%
538 Bayonne 67,186 8.6%
563 East Orange 65,378 -6.2%
618 Vineland 60,392 8.2%
661 New Brunswick 57,073 18.1%
689 Hoboken 55,131 42.4%
706 West New York 54,227 17.9%
733 Perth Amboy 52,823 11.5%
751 Plainfield 51,327 7.2%
846 Sayreville 45,325 11.8%
847 Hackensack 45,248 5.6%
884 Linden 43,056 9.1%
896 Kearny 42,670 5.3%
1002 Atlantic City 38,429 -4.9%
1018 Fort Lee 37,907 6.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 74,532 473
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