Latest Data (2015)
Population 129,007
Nationwide Rank 210

Quick Facts

Elizabeth, New Jersey is the 210th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Elizabeth, New Jersey is a city.

Elizabeth, New Jersey is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Elizabeth had its largest population ever.

Elizabeth, New Jersey's growth is below average. 67% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Elizabeth, New Jersey Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
204 New Haven, Connecticut 5.3%
205 Roseville, California 60.2%
206 Gainesville, Florida 15.1%
207 Visalia, California 36.0%
208 Coral Springs, Florida 8.1%
209 Thousand Oaks, California 10.1%
210 Elizabeth, New Jersey 6.7%
211 Stamford, Connecticut 9.6%
212 Concord, California 5.2%
213 Surprise, Arizona 297.0%
214 Lafayette, Louisiana 14.0%
215 Topeka, Kansas 3.1%
216 Kent, Washington 57.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 129,007 210
2014 128,705 204
2013 127,558 203
2012 126,458 201
2011 125,764 199
2010 124,969 197
2009 125,285 195
2008 124,401 193
2007 123,689 192
2006 123,626 190
2005 123,582 191
2004 122,789 190
2003 122,359 191
2002 122,313 188
2001 121,823 187
2000 120,822 183
1990 110,138 176
1950 112,817 92
1940 109,912 81
1930 114,589 73
1920 95,783 72
1910 73,409 74
1900 52,130 74
1890 37,764 79
1880 28,229 69
1870 20,832 64
1860 11,567 80