Latest Data (2015)
Population 42,137
Nationwide Rank 889

Quick Facts

Kearny, New Jersey is the 889th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Kearny, New Jersey is a town.

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

Kearny, New Jersey's growth is below average. 69% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Kearny, New Jersey Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
883 Burlington, Vermont 6.5%
884 Rohnert Park, California 2.5%
885 Urbana, Illinois 11.7%
886 Midland, Michigan 0.9%
887 Prescott Valley, Arizona 72.7%
888 State College, Pennsylvania 9.8%
889 Kearny, New Jersey 4.0%
890 Danville, Virginia -12.7%
891 Belleville, Illinois -0.7%
892 Linden, New Jersey 6.5%
893 Moorhead, Minnesota 29.3%
894 Brea, California 18.0%
895 Riverton, Utah 65.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 42,137 889
2014 41,837 884
2013 41,664 882
2012 41,389 879
2011 41,183 879
2010 40,684 883
2009 36,544 970
2008 36,607 950
2007 36,818 939
2006 37,494 904
2005 38,354 875
2004 39,115 850
2003 39,602 833
2002 40,080 818
2001 40,506 799
2000 40,495 788
1990 34,874 787