Latest Data (2017)
Population 43,056
Nationwide Rank 884

Quick Facts

Linden, New Jersey is the 884th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Linden, New Jersey is a city.

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

Linden, New Jersey's growth is about average. 53% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Linden, New Jersey Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
874 Lompoc, California 43,542 5.6%
875 Winter Garden, Florida 43,536 180.0%
876 Freeport, New York 43,508 -0.6%
877 Kyle, Texas 43,480 626.1%
878 Salem, Massachusetts 43,415 7.3%
879 Riverton, Utah 43,344 71.2%
880 San Bruno, California 43,299 7.8%
881 Peachtree Corners, Georgia 43,268
882 DeKalb, Illinois 43,193 10.1%
883 Moorhead, Minnesota 43,122 32.8%
884 Linden, New Jersey 43,056 9.1%
885 Concord, New Hampshire 43,019 5.5%
886 Pine Bluff, Arkansas 42,984 -21.9%
887 Sierra Vista, Arizona 42,912 13.4%
888 Jefferson City, Missouri 42,895 5.7%
889 Rohnert Park, California 42,838 3.5%
890 Ormond Beach, Florida 42,816 17.1%
891 Fond du Lac, Wisconsin 42,809 1.3%
892 Brea, California 42,777 20.3%
893 Bell Gardens, California 42,747 -3.1%
894 Prescott, Arizona 42,731 24.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Jersey

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
394 Trenton 84,964 -0.5%
473 Camden 74,532 -6.5%
500 Passaic 71,247 4.9%
510 Union City 70,387 4.9%
538 Bayonne 67,186 8.6%
563 East Orange 65,378 -6.2%
618 Vineland 60,392 8.2%
661 New Brunswick 57,073 18.1%
689 Hoboken 55,131 42.4%
706 West New York 54,227 17.9%
733 Perth Amboy 52,823 11.5%
751 Plainfield 51,327 7.2%
846 Sayreville 45,325 11.8%
847 Hackensack 45,248 5.6%
884 Linden 43,056 9.1%
896 Kearny 42,670 5.3%
1002 Atlantic City 38,429 -4.9%
1018 Fort Lee 37,907 6.2%
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%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 43,056 884
2016 42,457 891
2015 42,021 892
2014 41,651 889
2013 41,301 886
2012 40,880 886
2011 40,637 888
2010 40,499 887
2009 39,432 896
2008 39,054 894
2007 38,998 885
2006 39,054 873
2005 39,292 854
2004 39,371 842
2003 39,527 836
2002 39,636 828
2001 39,635 823
2000 39,443 815
1990 36,732 748