Latest Data (2018)
Population 13,021
Nationwide Rank 2538

Quick Facts

Oakland, New Jersey is the 2,538th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Oakland, New Jersey is a borough.

Oakland, New Jersey is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Oakland had its largest population ever.

Oakland, New Jersey's growth is about average. 49% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Oakland, New Jersey Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
2528 Channahon, Illinois 13,086 64.9%
2529 Indiana, Pennsylvania 13,078 -12.7%
2530 McPherson, Kansas 13,077 -5.1%
2531 Moody, Alabama 13,069 59.3%
2532 Panama City Beach, Florida 13,065 68.9%
2533 Stoughton, Wisconsin 13,060 4.2%
2534 Plover, Wisconsin 13,056 22.3%
2535 South Daytona, Florida 13,054 -4.1%
2536 McComb, Mississippi 13,045 -2.1%
2537 Port Royal, South Carolina 13,037 39.0%
2538 Oakland, New Jersey 13,021 3.7%
2539 Suamico, Wisconsin 13,012 47.8%
2540 Trenton, Ohio 13,012 47.4%
2541 Ridgefield Park, New Jersey 13,009 1.1%
2542 Royse City, Texas 12,998 318.0%
2543 Butler, Pennsylvania 12,993 -13.9%
2544 Coolidge, Arizona 12,993 52.5%
2545 Half Moon Bay, California 12,973 9.2%
2546 Claremont, New Hampshire 12,967 -1.4%
2547 New Carrollton, Maryland 12,964 2.9%
2548 Lumberton, Texas 12,962 45.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Jersey

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1458 Cliffside Park 25,935 12.7%
1494 Ridgewood 25,272 1.3%
1552 Lodi 24,551 2.4%
1559 Bridgeton 24,442 7.5%
1573 South Plainfield 24,131 10.3%
1605 Carteret 23,652 13.4%
1691 Summit 22,016 4.1%
1695 Roselle 21,902 2.8%
1728 North Plainfield 21,535 -1.0%
1772 Palisades Park 20,820 21.3%
1779 Secaucus 20,742 30.2%
1803 Pleasantville 20,376 7.2%
1822 Elmwood Park 20,120 6.3%
1835 Glassboro 19,992 4.8%
1902 Morristown 19,145 4.4%
1925 Hawthorne 18,786 3.0%
1938 Point Pleasant 18,684 -3.3%
1956 Rutherford 18,460 1.9%
1989 Dover 17,961 -1.1%
2002 Harrison 17,836 23.6%
2019 Dumont 17,697 1.1%
2035 Tinton Falls 17,563 4.9%
2056 Lindenwold 17,314 -0.4%
2119 New Milford 16,558 1.0%
2126 Madison 16,522 6.9%
2184 South River 16,023 4.1%
2213 North Arlington 15,741 3.6%
2239 Asbury Park 15,511 -8.6%
2286 Ramsey 14,991 4.3%
2321 Tenafly 14,641 5.9%
2345 Metuchen 14,382 11.5%
2353 Phillipsburg 14,303 -5.6%
2355 Fairview 14,295 7.7%
2369 Hopatcong 14,203 -10.6%
2380 Hammonton 14,085 11.6%
2406 Collingswood 13,916 -2.7%
2412 Highland Park 13,869 -1.0%
2438 Middlesex 13,712 -0.1%
2444 Roselle Park 13,650 2.7%
2470 New Providence 13,486 13.1%
2538 Oakland 13,021 3.7%
2541 Ridgefield Park 13,009 1.1%
2583 Edgewater 12,720 59.6%
2599 Woodland Park 12,614 14.6%
2658 Eatontown 12,242 -12.8%
2662 Ringwood 12,226 -1.5%
2664 Somerville 12,202 -1.0%
2685 Hasbrouck Heights 12,080 3.6%
2694 Red Bank 12,048 1.4%
2730 Glen Rock 11,829 2.5%
2741 Freehold 11,767 6.9%
2747 Wanaque 11,741 14.2%
2772 Florham Park 11,594 8.3%
2773 Wallington 11,591 0.1%
2782 River Edge 11,531 5.3%
2809 Bellmawr 11,374 1.0%
2815 Haddonfield 11,345 -2.5%
2819 Guttenberg 11,326 4.3%
2828 Beachwood 11,270 8.4%
2830 Ridgefield 11,265 3.9%
2834 Gloucester City 11,244 -1.9%
2849 Westwood 11,155 1.3%
2856 Franklin Lakes 11,096 6.1%
2866 Ocean City 11,041 -28.3%
2870 Pompton Lakes 11,014 3.4%
2905 Little Ferry 10,822 0.2%
2910 Totowa 10,804 9.1%
2983 Pine Hill 10,439 -3.9%
2993 Hillsdale 10,405 3.1%
3019 Bound Brook 10,289 2.1%
3020 Somers Point 10,285 -11.2%
3034 Lincoln Park 10,246 -6.2%
3036 Manville 10,234 -0.2%
3044 Waldwick 10,207 6.1%
3077 Kinnelon 10,043 7.1%
3078 Ventnor City 10,039 -22.1%
3104 Burlington 9,884 1.6%
3111 Woodbury 9,852 -4.3%
3132 East Rutherford 9,764 12.0%
3141 Keansburg 9,719 -9.6%
3149 Maywood 9,694 1.8%
3177 Hackettstown 9,463 4.5%
3243 Wood-Ridge 9,159 19.8%
3256 Leonia 9,110 2.2%
3301 South Amboy 8,921 12.6%
3335 Park Ridge 8,786 1.0%
3339 Pitman 8,780 -5.8%
3343 Cresskill 8,775 13.0%
3347 Brigantine 8,765 -30.3%
3348 Chatham 8,765 3.7%
3355 Matawan 8,736 -2.2%
3370 Clayton 8,686 21.7%
3377 Audubon 8,659 -5.5%
3396 Montvale 8,600 21.8%
3402 Closter 8,582 2.2%
3434 Absecon 8,442 10.5%
3441 North Haledon 8,418 6.1%
3443 Bogota 8,413 2.0%
3478 Runnemede 8,318 -2.3%
3479 Haledon 8,316 0.6%
3484 Spotswood 8,307 5.1%
3499 Upper Saddle River 8,270 6.7%
3522 Kenilworth 8,220 7.0%
3527 Boonton 8,212 -3.2%
3528 Northfield 8,212 6.2%
3537 Oradell 8,193 1.8%
3568 Bloomingdale 8,072 6.0%
3603 Caldwell 7,970 5.1%
3614 Newton 7,938 -3.8%
3629 West Long Branch 7,909 -4.4%
3641 Raritan 7,875 25.1%
3695 Fanwood 7,704 7.3%
3699 Bernardsville 7,686 4.9%
3712 Butler 7,650 1.5%
3715 Emerson 7,643 6.1%
3728 Glen Ridge 7,598 4.6%
3739 Berlin 7,554 21.2%
3748 Haddon Heights 7,541 0.0%
3830 Dunellen 7,272 6.4%
3833 Midland Park 7,265 4.6%
3869 Palmyra 7,161 0.2%
3907 Keyport 7,053 -7.0%
3913 Milltown 7,034 0.2%
3929 Stratford 6,967 -4.0%
3954 Mountainside 6,892 4.3%
3980 Allendale 6,792 1.2%
3986 Rumson 6,776 -5.3%
4001 Linwood 6,740 -6.1%
4019 Barrington 6,683 -5.5%
4050 North Caldwell 6,618 -10.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 13,021 2,538
2017 13,224 2,488
2016 13,130 2,497
2015 13,165 2,486
2014 13,046 2,490
2013 12,959 2,491
2012 12,873 2,485
2011 12,824 2,485
2010 12,754 2,477
2009 13,293 2,369
2008 13,250 2,357
2007 13,239 2,352
2006 13,257 2,327
2005 13,404 2,276
2004 13,500 2,250
2003 13,476 2,231
2002 13,184 2,248
2001 12,885 2,275
2000 12,555 2,311
1990 11,969 2,135