Latest Data (2016)
Population 64,789
Nationwide Rank 558

Quick Facts

East Orange, New Jersey is the 558th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

East Orange, New Jersey is a city.

East Orange, New Jersey is currently 12.0% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

East Orange, New Jersey's growth is extremely below average. 96% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

East Orange, New Jersey Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
548 Harlingen, Texas 65,539 11.4%
549 Alpharetta, Georgia 65,338 40.1%
550 Laguna Niguel, California 65,328 3.9%
551 San Clemente, California 65,309 29.1%
552 Conway, Arkansas 65,300 49.5%
553 Bowling Green, Kentucky 65,234 31.7%
554 Tamarac, Florida 65,199 16.5%
555 Shawnee, Kansas 65,194 34.0%
556 Rogers, Arkansas 65,021 62.9%
557 Schenectady, New York 64,913 5.1%
558 East Orange, New Jersey 64,789 -7.1%
559 Lodi, California 64,641 12.4%
560 Buckeye, Arizona 64,629 562.3%
561 West Des Moines, Iowa 64,560 36.8%
562 Santa Cruz, California 64,465 15.4%
563 Madera, California 64,444 47.5%
564 Youngstown, Ohio 64,312 -21.3%
565 North Port, Florida 64,274 176.4%
566 Skokie, Illinois 64,270 1.4%
567 Lake Elsinore, California 64,205 119.3%
568 Janesville, Wisconsin 64,159 6.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Jersey

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
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%
1136 Fair Lawn 33,453 5.7%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 64,789 558
2015 64,949 550
2014 65,078 544
2013 64,544 540
2012 64,268 537
2011 64,299 526
2010 64,270 518
2009 65,152 501
2008 65,120 493
2007 65,383 481
2006 66,077 469
2005 67,141 454
2004 67,952 440
2003 68,706 427
2002 69,261 418
2001 69,475 412
2000 69,746 406
1990 73,621 307