Latest Data (2018)
Population 31,866
Nationwide Rank 1207

Quick Facts

Garfield, New Jersey is the 1,207th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Garfield, New Jersey is a city.

Garfield, New Jersey is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Garfield had its largest population ever.

Garfield, New Jersey's growth is about average. 58% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Garfield, New Jersey Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1197 El Paso de Robles (Paso Robles), California 32,212 30.5%
1198 La Verne, California 32,206 1.5%
1199 Rome, New York 32,204 -7.6%
1200 College Park, Maryland 32,196 30.3%
1201 Juneau city and, Alaska 32,113 4.7%
1202 Greer, South Carolina 32,102 79.5%
1203 Kaysville, Utah 32,095 57.0%
1204 Bangor, Maine 31,997 1.6%
1205 Clearfield, Utah 31,967 22.9%
1206 Gillette, Wyoming 31,903 55.7%
1207 Garfield, New Jersey 31,866 7.0%
1208 Harker Heights, Texas 31,857 80.1%
1209 Weatherford, Texas 31,836 64.3%
1210 Liberty, Missouri 31,779 20.5%
1211 Dover, New Hampshire 31,771 17.8%
1212 Alamogordo, New Mexico 31,701 -9.8%
1213 Savage, Minnesota 31,694 46.6%
1214 Statesboro, Georgia 31,667 38.1%
1215 Miami Lakes, Florida 31,628 39.5%
1216 North Olmsted, Ohio 31,591 -7.3%
1217 West Bend, Wisconsin 31,590 11.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Jersey

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
630 Vineland 59,966 7.4%
683 New Brunswick 56,100 16.1%
732 Hoboken 53,455 38.1%
739 West New York 52,990 15.2%
746 Perth Amboy 51,928 9.6%
765 Plainfield 50,693 5.9%
865 Sayreville 44,556 9.9%
867 Hackensack 44,522 3.9%
903 Linden 42,538 7.8%
932 Kearny 41,422 2.2%
1024 Fort Lee 37,921 6.2%
1025 Atlantic City 37,804 -6.5%
1166 Fair Lawn 33,128 4.7%
1207 Garfield 31,866 7.0%
1224 Princeton 31,386 131.5%
1257 Long Branch 30,406 -3.2%
1279 Westfield 29,881 0.7%
1280 Rahway 29,880 12.6%
1327 Englewood 28,624 9.2%
1365 Millville 27,633 3.0%
1370 Bergenfield 27,479 4.7%
1425 Paramus 26,558 3.0%
1458 Cliffside Park 25,935 12.7%
1494 Ridgewood 25,272 1.3%
1552 Lodi 24,551 2.4%
1559 Bridgeton 24,442 7.5%
1573 South Plainfield 24,131 10.3%
1605 Carteret 23,652 13.4%
1691 Summit 22,016 4.1%
1695 Roselle 21,902 2.8%
1728 North Plainfield 21,535 -1.0%
1772 Palisades Park 20,820 21.3%
1779 Secaucus 20,742 30.2%
1803 Pleasantville 20,376 7.2%
1822 Elmwood Park 20,120 6.3%
1835 Glassboro 19,992 4.8%
1902 Morristown 19,145 4.4%
1925 Hawthorne 18,786 3.0%
1938 Point Pleasant 18,684 -3.3%
1956 Rutherford 18,460 1.9%
1989 Dover 17,961 -1.1%
2002 Harrison 17,836 23.6%
2019 Dumont 17,697 1.1%
2035 Tinton Falls 17,563 4.9%
2056 Lindenwold 17,314 -0.4%
2119 New Milford 16,558 1.0%
2126 Madison 16,522 6.9%
2184 South River 16,023 4.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 31,866 1,207
2017 32,393 1,182
2016 31,876 1,187
2015 31,802 1,183
2014 31,486 1,186
2013 31,199 1,183
2012 30,872 1,180
2011 30,696 1,173
2010 30,487 1,161
2009 28,966 1,213
2008 28,889 1,199
2007 28,903 1,190
2006 29,022 1,178
2005 29,281 1,157
2004 29,415 1,132
2003 29,489 1,124
2002 29,610 1,110
2001 29,698 1,096
2000 29,781 1,078
1990 26,727 1,049