Latest Data (2017)
Population 71,247
Nationwide Rank 500

Quick Facts

Passaic, New Jersey is the 500th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Passaic, New Jersey is a city.

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

Passaic, New Jersey's growth is below average. 75% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Passaic, New Jersey Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
490 Jacksonville, North Carolina 72,447 10.1%
491 Lafayette, Indiana 72,390 17.8%
492 Decatur, Illinois 72,174 -11.8%
493 Pittsburg, California 72,141 26.1%
494 Pawtucket, Rhode Island 72,001 -1.4%
495 Flagstaff, Arizona 71,975 35.5%
496 Lauderhill, Florida 71,970 7.5%
497 Gulfport, Mississippi 71,822 0.5%
498 Redlands, California 71,554 11.8%
499 Frederick, Maryland 71,408 34.4%
500 Passaic, New Jersey 71,247 4.9%
501 Wilmington, Delaware 71,106 -2.2%
502 Kissimmee, Florida 71,104 44.6%
503 Lynwood, California 71,099 1.6%
504 Maple Grove, Minnesota 71,066 38.3%
505 South Jordan, Utah 70,954 139.1%
506 Weston, Florida 70,944 39.6%
507 Canton, Ohio 70,909 -12.3%
508 Georgetown, Texas 70,685 147.1%
509 North Richland Hills, Texas 70,441 25.8%
510 Union City, New Jersey 70,387 4.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Jersey

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
212 Elizabeth 130,215 7.7%
384 Clifton 86,607 9.5%
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%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 71,247 500
2016 70,635 499
2015 71,085 492
2014 71,509 480
2013 70,868 478
2012 70,218 472
2011 70,163 468
2010 69,781 466
2009 67,020 482
2008 66,580 477
2007 66,448 472
2006 66,683 462
2005 66,997 457
2004 67,306 443
2003 67,716 435
2002 67,968 427
2001 68,053 420
2000 67,895 416
1990 58,676 418
1910 54,773 99