Latest Data (2017)
Population 5,384
Nationwide Rank 4521

Quick Facts

Hightstown, New Jersey is the 4,521st largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Hightstown, New Jersey is a borough.

Hightstown, New Jersey is currently 2.0% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Hightstown, New Jersey's growth is about average. 43% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Hightstown, New Jersey Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4511 Terrell Hills, Texas 5,397 7.5%
4512 Vinita, Oklahoma 5,397 -11.8%
4513 Northwood, Ohio 5,396 -1.5%
4514 Whiteville, North Carolina 5,396 4.5%
4515 Pinckneyville, Illinois 5,392 -1.6%
4516 St. Paul Park, Minnesota 5,392 5.8%
4517 Anamosa, Iowa 5,391 -2.0%
4518 Preston, Idaho 5,391 14.8%
4519 Berlin, Wisconsin 5,386 1.7%
4520 Fairport, New York 5,384 -6.1%
4521 Hightstown, New Jersey 5,384 3.0%
4522 Goshen, New York 5,383 -5.7%
4523 Macon, Missouri 5,382 -2.7%
4524 Batesburg-Leesville, South Carolina 5,377 -2.8%
4525 Creswell, Oregon 5,375 46.5%
4526 McKenzie, Tennessee 5,375 1.2%
4527 Starke, Florida 5,370 -4.6%
4528 Coal City, Illinois 5,369 10.5%
4529 Weiser, Idaho 5,365 -1.0%
4530 Brush, Colorado 5,364 4.5%
4531 Media, Pennsylvania 5,362 -3.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Jersey

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
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%
3331 Closter 8,766 4.4%
3345 Audubon 8,733 -4.7%
3349 Montvale 8,724 23.6%
3366 Clayton 8,676 21.5%
3386 North Haledon 8,570 8.0%
3387 Bogota 8,567 3.9%
3416 Haledon 8,463 2.4%
3419 Spotswood 8,456 7.0%
3430 Upper Saddle River 8,415 8.6%
3438 Runnemede 8,390 -1.5%
3448 Northfield 8,360 8.1%
3453 Boonton 8,354 -1.5%
3471 Oradell 8,314 3.3%
3472 Kenilworth 8,312 8.2%
3483 Absecon 8,283 8.4%
3497 Bloomingdale 8,242 8.2%
3554 Caldwell 8,085 6.6%
3575 Raritan 8,011 27.3%
3585 West Long Branch 7,972 -3.6%
3622 Newton 7,860 -4.7%
3636 Bernardsville 7,815 6.7%
3642 Fanwood 7,808 8.7%
3658 Butler 7,774 3.2%
3665 Emerson 7,739 7.4%
3675 Glen Ridge 7,704 6.1%
3710 Berlin 7,606 22.1%
3717 Haddon Heights 7,588 0.7%
3769 Dunellen 7,407 8.4%
3776 Midland Park 7,384 6.3%
3837 Palmyra 7,221 1.0%
3855 Milltown 7,162 2.0%
3884 Keyport 7,085 -6.6%
3899 Stratford 7,015 -3.3%
3910 Mountainside 6,982 5.7%
3932 Allendale 6,906 2.9%
3946 Rumson 6,864 -4.0%
3947 Linwood 6,855 -4.5%
3975 Barrington 6,781 -4.1%
3996 North Caldwell 6,730 -8.7%
4056 Wharton 6,571 4.4%
4075 Washington 6,524 -2.7%
4095 Rockaway 6,474 0.1%
4153 Carlstadt 6,314 6.6%
4224 Margate City 6,083 -25.7%
4231 Jamesburg 6,068 0.0%
4245 Old Tappan 6,042 9.8%
4264 Watchung 5,985 22.8%
4273 Prospect Park 5,964 3.1%
4280 Fair Haven 5,950 0.0%
4290 Roseland 5,937 12.1%
4297 Paulsboro 5,920 -3.8%
4305 Little Silver 5,908 -4.5%
4307 Manasquan 5,903 -6.7%
4308 Woodcliff Lake 5,903 2.5%
4312 Norwood 5,895 1.2%
4324 Mount Arlington 5,868 24.5%
4365 Oceanport 5,755 -1.1%
4392 Belmar 5,682 -6.2%
4431 Morris Plains 5,581 -0.7%
4440 Union Beach 5,562 -16.5%
4466 Somerdale 5,508 6.2%
4485 Englewood Cliffs 5,453 2.0%
4521 Hightstown 5,384 3.0%
4684 Wildwood 5,070 -6.4%
4706 Demarest 5,032 3.7%
4728 Northvale 4,985 11.5%
4735 Mendham 4,978 -2.4%
4746 Clementon 4,959 -0.3%
4820 Harrington Park 4,846 2.1%
4828 Penns Grove 4,831 -0.8%
4833 Highlands 4,821 -5.2%
4848 Franklin 4,775 -7.4%
4849 Salem 4,774 -18.2%
4876 Brielle 4,724 -3.7%
4890 Neptune City 4,708 -10.1%
4921 South Bound Brook 4,657 4.5%
4935 Mount Ephraim 4,635 3.2%
4943 Flemington 4,621 9.8%
4947 Spring Lake Heights 4,618 -11.9%
4989 Point Pleasant Beach 4,544 -14.4%
5061 Buena 4,429 14.5%
5079 Garwood 4,408 6.1%
5122 Mountain Lakes 4,345 1.9%
5140 Atlantic Highlands 4,311 -8.6%
5148 Magnolia 4,303 -2.0%
5191 Riverdale 4,247 69.7%
5208 Bradley Beach 4,225 -12.1%
5227 Westville 4,194 -6.6%
5234 Ho-Ho-Kus 4,183 2.9%
5240 Egg Harbor City 4,174 -7.9%
5279 Shrewsbury 4,122 14.5%
5351 Medford Lakes 4,013 -4.0%
5368 Oaklyn 3,996 -4.3%
5481 North Wildwood 3,843 -22.0%
5489 Bordentown 3,835 -3.2%
5498 Lambertville 3,824 -1.2%
5541 South Toms River 3,772 3.8%
5544 Merchantville 3,770 -0.7%
5715 High Bridge 3,542 -6.3%
5749 Haworth 3,497 3.1%
5760 Cape May 3,480 -13.6%
5783 Woodstown 3,454 9.9%
5848 Tuckerton 3,372 -4.1%
5874 Stanhope 3,341 -6.7%
5965 Saddle River 3,262 0.0%
5989 Monmouth Beach 3,236 -10.2%
5995 Netcong 3,229 -0.1%
6078 Wildwood Crest 3,137 -21.0%
6087 Hamburg 3,132 -0.4%
6229 Woodbury Heights 2,996 0.3%
6242 National Park 2,985 -6.7%
6267 Spring Lake 2,962 -17.1%
6278 Woodlynne 2,947 5.5%
6304 Lawnside 2,920 8.0%
6324 Seaside Heights 2,903 -7.9%
6420 Moonachie 2,800 1.6%
6505 East Newark 2,735 15.1%
6546 Riverton 2,706 -1.7%
6551 Clinton 2,701 2.4%
6556 Lakehurst 2,697 1.7%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 5,384 4,521
2016 5,503 4,462
2015 5,517 4,435
2014 5,567 4,404
2013 5,567 4,394
2012 5,549 4,387
2011 5,547 4,374
2010 5,494 4,387
2009 5,326 4,422
2008 5,294 4,418
2007 5,245 4,422
2006 5,214 4,405
2005 5,233 4,384
2004 5,265 4,346
2003 5,262 4,334
2002 5,248 4,318
2001 5,255 4,299
2000 5,226 4,296
1990 5,211 3,961