Latest Data (2018)
Population 17,836
Nationwide Rank 2002

Quick Facts

Harrison, New Jersey is the 2,002nd largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Harrison, New Jersey is a town.

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

Harrison, New Jersey is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 72% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Harrison, New Jersey Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1992 El Dorado, Arkansas 17,932 -16.4%
1993 Marco Island, Florida 17,930 19.9%
1994 McAlester, Oklahoma 17,897 0.7%
1995 White Settlement, Texas 17,896 20.5%
1996 St. Michael, Minnesota 17,892 91.1%
1997 Selma, Alabama 17,886 -12.4%
1998 Amsterdam, New York 17,864 -2.4%
1999 Steubenville, Ohio 17,864 -10.0%
2000 Scarsdale, New York 17,863 0.0%
2001 Sheridan, Wyoming 17,849 12.2%
2002 Harrison, New Jersey 17,836 23.6%
2003 Colonial Heights, Virginia 17,833 5.4%
2004 Santa Fe Springs, California 17,832 8.3%
2005 Natchitoches, Louisiana 17,831 -1.1%
2006 Fayetteville, Georgia 17,827 56.5%
2007 West Columbia, South Carolina 17,821 33.3%
2008 Canby, Oregon 17,817 38.5%
2009 Ocean Springs, Mississippi 17,809 3.1%
2010 Franklin Park, Illinois 17,808 -8.5%
2011 Cary, Illinois 17,788 14.0%
2012 Menasha, Wisconsin 17,771 8.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Jersey

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
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%
2213 North Arlington 15,741 3.6%
2239 Asbury Park 15,511 -8.6%
2286 Ramsey 14,991 4.3%
2321 Tenafly 14,641 5.9%
2345 Metuchen 14,382 11.5%
2353 Phillipsburg 14,303 -5.6%
2355 Fairview 14,295 7.7%
2369 Hopatcong 14,203 -10.6%
2380 Hammonton 14,085 11.6%
2406 Collingswood 13,916 -2.7%
2412 Highland Park 13,869 -1.0%
2438 Middlesex 13,712 -0.1%
2444 Roselle Park 13,650 2.7%
2470 New Providence 13,486 13.1%
2538 Oakland 13,021 3.7%
2541 Ridgefield Park 13,009 1.1%
2583 Edgewater 12,720 59.6%
2599 Woodland Park 12,614 14.6%
2658 Eatontown 12,242 -12.8%
2662 Ringwood 12,226 -1.5%
2664 Somerville 12,202 -1.0%
2685 Hasbrouck Heights 12,080 3.6%
2694 Red Bank 12,048 1.4%
2730 Glen Rock 11,829 2.5%
2741 Freehold 11,767 6.9%
2747 Wanaque 11,741 14.2%
2772 Florham Park 11,594 8.3%
2773 Wallington 11,591 0.1%
2782 River Edge 11,531 5.3%
2809 Bellmawr 11,374 1.0%
2815 Haddonfield 11,345 -2.5%
2819 Guttenberg 11,326 4.3%
2828 Beachwood 11,270 8.4%
2830 Ridgefield 11,265 3.9%
2834 Gloucester City 11,244 -1.9%
2849 Westwood 11,155 1.3%
2856 Franklin Lakes 11,096 6.1%
2866 Ocean City 11,041 -28.3%
2870 Pompton Lakes 11,014 3.4%
2905 Little Ferry 10,822 0.2%
2910 Totowa 10,804 9.1%
2983 Pine Hill 10,439 -3.9%
2993 Hillsdale 10,405 3.1%
3019 Bound Brook 10,289 2.1%
3020 Somers Point 10,285 -11.2%
3034 Lincoln Park 10,246 -6.2%
3036 Manville 10,234 -0.2%
3044 Waldwick 10,207 6.1%
3077 Kinnelon 10,043 7.1%
3078 Ventnor City 10,039 -22.1%
3104 Burlington 9,884 1.6%
3111 Woodbury 9,852 -4.3%
3132 East Rutherford 9,764 12.0%
3141 Keansburg 9,719 -9.6%
3149 Maywood 9,694 1.8%
3177 Hackettstown 9,463 4.5%
3243 Wood-Ridge 9,159 19.8%
3256 Leonia 9,110 2.2%
3301 South Amboy 8,921 12.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 17,836 2,002
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