New Brunswick Population By Year

Population Graph For New Brunswick, 1860 - 2022
Year Population Rank in US Growth Rate
2021 55,708 707 0.4%
2020 55,483 708 0.1%
2010 55,181 638 1.3%
2000 48,316 647 1.5%
1990 41,643 651 0.9%
1870 15,058 99 3.0%
1860 11,256 83

New Brunswick Population Facts

What is the current population of New Brunswick?

Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of New Brunswick is 55,708. New Brunswick, New Jersey is the 707th largest city in the US.

What county is New Brunswick, New Jersey in?

New Brunswick is located entirely in Middlesex County.

What is the size of New Brunswick, New Jersey in square miles?

New Brunswick has an area of 5.2 square miles.

What was the peak population of New Brunswick?

The current population of New Brunswick (55,708) is it's peak population.

How quickly is New Brunswick growing?

New Brunswick has grown 15.2% since the 2000. New Brunswick, New Jersey's growth is about average. 48% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

What is the population density of New Brunswick, New Jersey?

New Brunswick has a population density of 10,556.9 people per square mile.

Similarly Sized Cities In New Jersey

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2021
541 Passaic 69,633 2.5%
544 Bayonne 69,211 11.9%
547 East Orange 68,903 -1.2%
580 Union City 65,638 -2.1%
630 Vineland 61,156 9.5%
668 Hoboken 58,690 51.6%
707 New Brunswick 55,708 15.2%
719 Perth Amboy 55,291 16.7%
723 Plainfield 54,936 14.8%
761 West New York 52,242 13.6%
867 Hackensack 45,646 6.5%
879 Sayreville 45,086 11.2%
914 Linden 43,594 10.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2021
701 Bradenton, Florida 55,905 11.7%
702 Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 55,904 60.0%
703 Berwyn, Illinois 55,772 3.3%
704 Tigard, Oregon 55,767 30.2%
705 DeSoto, Texas 55,729 47.2%
706 Port Arthur, Texas 55,724 -3.3%
707 New Brunswick, New Jersey 55,708 15.2%
708 Smyrna, Georgia 55,685 25.0%
709 Apple Valley, Minnesota 55,638 21.1%
710 Kingsport, Tennessee 55,582 22.4%
711 Valdosta, Georgia 55,567 20.4%
712 Mount Prospect, Illinois 55,541 -1.1%
713 Smyrna, Tennessee 55,518 99.7%

New Brunswick Demographics

What is the voting age population of New Brunswick, New Jersey?

The total voting age population of New Brunswick, New Jersey, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 32,713. The voting age population is 45.9% male and 54.1% female.

What percentage of New Brunswick, New Jersey residents are senior citizens?

According to the latest census statistics, 5.9% of the residents of New Brunswick are 65 or older.

What are the racial demographics of New Brunswick, New Jersey?

The racial demographics of New Brunswick are 63.8% White, 16.2% Black, 9.9% Asian, 7.9% Other, 2.0% Two or more races, 0.1% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 46.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.

What percentage of New Brunswick, New Jersey residents are below the poverty line?

In New Brunswick, 34.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 38.2%. On a per-household basis, 25.8% of families are below the poverty line in New Brunswick.

What percentage of New Brunswick, New Jersey residents are in the labor force?

Among those aged 16 and older, 52.7% of New Brunswick residents are in the labor force.

What are the education levels among New Brunswick, New Jersey residents?

Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 64.2% of New Brunswick residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 22.6% have a bachelor's degree and 10.3% have a graduate or professional degree.

What percentage of New Brunswick, New Jersey residents speak a non-English language at home?

Among New Brunswick residents aged 5 and older, 53.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 46.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 3.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.9% speak an Asian language.

New Brunswick Income & Labor Statistics

What is the unemployment rate in New Brunswick, New Jersey?

The unemployment rate in New Brunswick is 5.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.

What percentage of New Brunswick, New Jersey residents work for the government?

In New Brunswick, 9.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.

What is the median income in New Brunswick, New Jersey?

The median household income in New Brunswick is $43,783.

New Brunswick Housing & Rent Statistics

What percentage of housing units are owner-occupied in New Brunswick, New Jersey?

In New Brunswick, 18.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.

What percentage of housing units are rented in New Brunswick, New Jersey?

Renters occupy 81.3% of housing units in New Brunswick.

What percentage of New Brunswick, New Jersey housing units were built before 1940?

Of all the housing units in New Brunswick, 15.1% of them were build before 1940.

What percentage of New Brunswick, New Jersey housing units were built after 2000?

In New Brunswick, 17.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 2,900 units.

What is the median monthly rent in New Brunswick, New Jersey?

The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in New Brunswick is $1,470.

What percentage of households in New Brunswick, New Jersey have broadband internet?

In New Brunswick, 75.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.


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