Latest Data (2016)
Population 56,910
Nationwide Rank 658

Quick Facts

New Brunswick, New Jersey is the 658th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

New Brunswick, New Jersey is a city.

New Brunswick, New Jersey is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 New Brunswick had its largest population ever.

New Brunswick, New Jersey is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 62% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

New Brunswick, New Jersey Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
648 Margate, Florida 57,870 7.2%
649 Santee, California 57,834 9.0%
650 Kokomo, Indiana 57,799 23.2%
651 Castle Rock, Colorado 57,666 175.5%
652 Grand Forks, North Dakota 57,339 16.4%
653 Midwest City, Oklahoma 57,305 5.5%
654 St. Peters, Missouri 57,289 11.2%
655 Medford, Massachusetts 57,213 2.7%
656 Corvallis, Oregon 57,110 15.5%
657 Hendersonville, Tennessee 57,050 38.9%
658 New Brunswick, New Jersey 56,910 17.7%
659 Taunton, Massachusetts 56,843 1.2%
660 Tinley Park, Illinois 56,831 15.4%
661 Diamond Bar, California 56,793 0.7%
662 Smyrna, Georgia 56,664 27.2%
663 Sarasota, Florida 56,610 7.7%
664 Greenwood, Indiana 56,545 53.9%
665 Fountain Valley, California 56,529 2.7%
666 Valdosta, Georgia 56,474 22.3%
667 Oak Lawn, Illinois 56,257 1.8%
668 Novato, California 56,004 17.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Jersey

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
384 Clifton 85,845 8.5%
394 Trenton 84,056 -1.5%
469 Camden 74,420 -6.7%
499 Passaic 70,635 4.0%
506 Union City 69,296 3.3%
545 Bayonne 66,238 7.1%
558 East Orange 64,789 -7.1%
611 Vineland 60,525 8.4%
658 New Brunswick 56,910 17.7%
697 Hoboken 54,379 40.4%
709 West New York 53,343 16.0%
724 Perth Amboy 52,499 10.8%
752 Plainfield 50,636 5.8%
841 Sayreville 44,905 10.8%
843 Hackensack 44,756 4.4%
891 Linden 42,457 7.6%
897 Kearny 42,126 4.0%
985 Atlantic City 38,735 -4.2%
1019 Fort Lee 37,577 5.3%
1136 Fair Lawn 33,453 5.7%
1187 Garfield 31,876 7.0%
1209 Princeton 31,249 130.5%
1233 Long Branch 30,763 -2.1%
1253 Westfield 30,206 1.8%
1276 Rahway 29,451 11.0%
1318 Englewood 28,455 8.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 56,910 658
2015 57,035 650
2014 57,080 642
2013 55,831 652
2012 56,160 638
2011 55,629 640
2010 55,181 638
2009 51,579 679
2008 50,904 681
2007 50,021 691
2006 49,544 689
2005 49,514 677
2004 49,052 683
2003 48,937 668
2002 48,518 663
2001 48,465 658
2000 48,316 647
1990 41,643 651
1870 15,058 99
1860 11,256 83