Latest Data (2017)
Population 17,643
Nationwide Rank 2018

Quick Facts

Harrison, New Jersey is the 2,018th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Harrison, New Jersey is a town.

Harrison, New Jersey is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Harrison had its largest population ever.

Harrison, New Jersey is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 74% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Harrison, New Jersey Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2008 Logansport, Indiana 17,755 -9.9%
2009 Sartell, Minnesota 17,752 80.7%
2010 Menasha, Wisconsin 17,748 8.1%
2011 Vincennes, Indiana 17,729 -5.0%
2012 Hinsdale, Illinois 17,705 1.3%
2013 Albert Lea, Minnesota 17,703 -3.9%
2014 Ocean Springs, Mississippi 17,682 2.4%
2015 Radford, Virginia 17,658 11.3%
2016 Centerville, Utah 17,657 20.7%
2017 Godfrey, Illinois 17,650 5.0%
2018 Harrison, New Jersey 17,643 22.3%
2019 Moraga, California 17,630 7.8%
2020 Hannibal, Missouri 17,590 -0.9%
2021 Avon, Indiana 17,568 102.9%
2022 St. Michael, Minnesota 17,565 87.7%
2023 Fort Mill, South Carolina 17,557 118.5%
2024 Maitland, Florida 17,554 20.9%
2025 Tallmadge, Ohio 17,552 6.7%
2026 Imperial, California 17,550 127.5%
2027 Tiffin, Ohio 17,546 -3.2%
2028 South Houston, Texas 17,543 10.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Jersey

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1136 Fair Lawn 33,710 6.5%
1182 Garfield 32,393 8.7%
1197 Princeton 31,822 134.7%
1237 Long Branch 30,762 -2.1%
1252 Westfield 30,433 2.5%
1262 Rahway 30,131 13.5%
1300 Englewood 29,112 11.1%
1345 Bergenfield 27,927 6.4%
1346 Millville 27,918 4.0%
1388 Paramus 27,032 4.9%
1459 Ridgewood 25,692 3.0%
1494 Cliffside Park 25,142 9.3%
1507 Lodi 24,961 4.1%
1539 Bridgeton 24,505 7.7%
1543 South Plainfield 24,435 11.7%
1566 Carteret 24,084 15.5%
1663 Summit 22,323 5.6%
1678 North Plainfield 22,060 1.4%
1682 Roselle 21,976 3.1%
1745 Palisades Park 20,988 22.3%
1765 Pleasantville 20,732 9.1%
1791 Elmwood Park 20,429 7.9%
1808 Secaucus 20,215 26.9%
1819 Glassboro 20,011 4.9%
1891 Hawthorne 19,101 4.8%
1898 Morristown 19,037 3.8%
1918 Rutherford 18,782 3.7%
1931 Point Pleasant 18,651 -3.4%
1968 Dover 18,232 0.3%
1986 Dumont 17,998 2.8%
2003 Tinton Falls 17,789 6.3%
2018 Harrison 17,643 22.3%
2036 Lindenwold 17,471 0.4%
2075 New Milford 16,868 2.9%
2132 South River 16,349 6.2%
2169 Madison 16,033 3.7%
2173 North Arlington 16,009 5.4%
2195 Asbury Park 15,767 -7.1%
2253 Ramsey 15,242 6.0%
2283 Tenafly 14,900 7.8%
2320 Fairview 14,537 9.5%
2327 Phillipsburg 14,459 -4.6%
2336 Hammonton 14,369 13.8%
2340 Metuchen 14,349 11.3%
2342 Hopatcong 14,298 -10.0%
2356 Highland Park 14,164 1.0%
2371 Collingswood 14,027 -1.9%
2399 Middlesex 13,867 0.9%
2405 Roselle Park 13,821 4.0%
2476 New Providence 13,308 11.7%
2488 Oakland 13,224 5.3%
2499 Ridgefield Park 13,154 2.2%
2551 Woodland Park 12,834 16.6%
2612 Ringwood 12,454 0.3%
2618 Somerville 12,418 0.7%
2626 Eatontown 12,376 -11.8%
2629 Edgewater 12,368 55.2%
2641 Hasbrouck Heights 12,277 5.3%
2662 Red Bank 12,150 2.3%
2678 Glen Rock 12,045 4.3%
2690 Wanaque 11,994 16.7%
2705 Freehold 11,894 8.0%
2723 Wallington 11,781 1.7%
2725 Florham Park 11,765 9.9%
2736 River Edge 11,724 7.1%
2743 Guttenberg 11,695 7.7%
2774 Bellmawr 11,489 2.0%
2784 Haddonfield 11,435 -1.7%
2785 Ridgefield 11,435 5.4%
2801 Gloucester City 11,342 -1.0%
2803 Westwood 11,326 2.9%
2815 Franklin Lakes 11,255 7.6%
2816 Beachwood 11,248 8.2%
2827 Ocean City 11,206 -27.2%
2828 Pompton Lakes 11,206 5.2%
2862 Little Ferry 11,000 1.8%
2887 Totowa 10,817 9.2%
2935 Hillsdale 10,581 4.8%
2946 Pine Hill 10,536 -3.0%
2955 Somers Point 10,480 -9.6%
2959 Bound Brook 10,468 3.9%
2960 Lincoln Park 10,468 -4.1%
2972 Manville 10,414 1.4%
3017 Ventnor City 10,239 -20.5%
3024 Kinnelon 10,213 8.9%
3048 Waldwick 10,092 4.9%
3076 East Rutherford 9,928 13.9%
3079 Woodbury 9,919 -3.6%
3097 Maywood 9,860 3.5%
3103 Burlington 9,832 1.0%
3110 Keansburg 9,806 -8.8%
3154 Hackettstown 9,554 5.6%
3208 Leonia 9,262 3.9%
3259 Wood-Ridge 9,018 18.0%
3275 Brigantine 8,963 -28.7%
3279 Park Ridge 8,944 2.9%
3281 Cresskill 8,935 15.1%
3283 Chatham 8,928 5.6%
3302 Matawan 8,869 -0.7%
3307 South Amboy 8,857 11.8%
3308 Pitman 8,846 -5.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 17,643 2,018
2016 16,231 2,139
2015 15,474 2,202
2014 15,376 2,200
2013 15,227 2,202
2012 13,874 2,342
2011 13,804 2,346
2010 13,620 2,353
2009 15,211 2,131
2008 15,073 2,132
2007 13,934 2,249
2006 13,733 2,253
2005 13,894 2,215
2004 14,015 2,182
2003 14,163 2,137
2002 14,293 2,104
2001 14,451 2,076
2000 14,423 2,068
1990 13,168 1,962