Latest Data (2016)
Population 70,635
Nationwide Rank 499

Quick Facts

Passaic, New Jersey is the 499th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Passaic, New Jersey is a city.

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

Passaic, New Jersey's growth is below average. 76% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Passaic, New Jersey Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
489 Gulfport, Mississippi 72,076 0.8%
490 Lafayette, Indiana 71,782 16.8%
491 Lauderhill, Florida 71,626 7.0%
492 Flagstaff, Arizona 71,459 34.5%
493 Wilmington, Delaware 71,442 -1.7%
494 Pawtucket, Rhode Island 71,427 -2.2%
495 Canton, Ohio 71,323 -11.8%
496 Redlands, California 71,288 11.4%
497 Lynwood, California 71,187 1.7%
498 Pittsburg, California 70,679 23.6%
499 Passaic, New Jersey 70,635 4.0%
500 Pasco, Washington 70,579 107.3%
501 Frederick, Maryland 70,060 31.9%
502 Weston, Florida 70,015 37.7%
503 North Richland Hills, Texas 69,798 24.7%
504 Maple Grove, Minnesota 69,576 35.4%
505 Kissimmee, Florida 69,369 41.1%
506 Union City, New Jersey 69,296 3.3%
507 St. Charles, Missouri 69,293 14.2%
508 Walnut Creek, California 69,122 7.0%
509 South Jordan, Utah 69,034 132.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Jersey

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
214 Elizabeth 128,640 6.4%
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%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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