Latest Data (2018)
Population 4,784
Nationwide Rank 4866

Quick Facts

Penns Grove, New Jersey is the 4,866th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Penns Grove, New Jersey is a borough.

Penns Grove, New Jersey is currently 7.7% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Penns Grove, New Jersey's growth is below average. 68% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Penns Grove, New Jersey Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
4856 Hamilton, Montana 4,809 23.1%
4857 Polk City, Iowa 4,809 104.7%
4858 Omak, Washington 4,806 0.0%
4859 Parker, Texas 4,802 163.2%
4860 Ahoskie, North Carolina 4,801 -2.6%
4861 Kanab, Utah 4,798 33.5%
4862 Whitehouse, Ohio 4,796 73.0%
4863 West Milton, Ohio 4,795 3.2%
4864 Smithville, Tennessee 4,793 19.9%
4865 Shenandoah, Pennsylvania 4,789 -14.5%
4866 Penns Grove, New Jersey 4,784 -1.8%
4867 Mathis, Texas 4,783 -11.0%
4868 Whiting, Indiana 4,782 -6.6%
4869 Jackson, California 4,781 19.8%
4870 Palos Park, Illinois 4,778 -1.7%
4871 Seat Pleasant, Maryland 4,776 -2.3%
4872 Brent, Alabama 4,772 54.1%
4873 Royersford, Pennsylvania 4,770 12.3%
4874 Edgefield, South Carolina 4,769 7.5%
4875 Highlands, New Jersey 4,769 -6.3%
4876 Mineola, Texas 4,769 4.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Jersey

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
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%
4104 Wharton 6,457 2.6%
4107 Washington 6,452 -3.8%
4144 Rockaway 6,363 -1.6%
4204 Carlstadt 6,191 4.5%
4252 Watchung 6,055 24.3%
4279 Margate City 5,959 -27.3%
4284 Jamesburg 5,951 -1.8%
4286 Old Tappan 5,946 8.0%
4299 Morris Plains 5,912 5.1%
4313 Paulsboro 5,882 -4.4%
4317 Mount Arlington 5,877 24.7%
4327 Woodcliff Lake 5,862 1.8%
4328 Prospect Park 5,859 1.3%
4334 Roseland 5,851 10.5%
4337 Manasquan 5,846 -7.6%
4344 Norwood 5,831 0.1%
4352 Fair Haven 5,820 -2.2%
4355 Little Silver 5,813 -6.0%
4381 Oceanport 5,751 -1.2%
4437 Belmar 5,587 -7.8%
4491 Union Beach 5,485 -17.7%
4499 Somerdale 5,473 5.5%
4540 Englewood Cliffs 5,385 0.8%
4571 Hightstown 5,315 1.7%
4729 Wildwood 4,998 -7.8%
4762 Clementon 4,945 -0.6%
4770 Demarest 4,933 1.7%
4776 Northvale 4,923 10.2%
4788 Mendham 4,910 -3.8%
4866 Penns Grove 4,784 -1.8%
4875 Highlands 4,769 -6.3%
4879 Harrington Park 4,762 0.4%
4889 Salem 4,747 -18.7%
4891 Franklin 4,738 -8.2%
4924 Brielle 4,691 -4.4%
4944 Neptune City 4,645 -11.3%
4969 Mount Ephraim 4,597 2.4%
4974 Flemington 4,589 9.1%
4989 South Bound Brook 4,572 2.6%
4995 Spring Lake Heights 4,555 -13.1%
5004 Point Pleasant Beach 4,542 -14.5%
5124 Garwood 4,365 5.0%
5136 Buena 4,347 12.4%
5163 Atlantic Highlands 4,316 -8.5%
5186 Mountain Lakes 4,276 0.3%
5188 Magnolia 4,275 -2.6%
5244 Riverdale 4,190 67.4%
5249 Bradley Beach 4,174 -13.1%
5258 Westville 4,163 -7.3%
5302 Ho-Ho-Kus 4,107 1.0%
5305 Egg Harbor City 4,104 -9.5%
5318 Shrewsbury 4,085 13.4%
5408 Oaklyn 3,963 -5.1%
5422 Medford Lakes 3,947 -5.5%
5529 Bordentown 3,801 -4.1%
5532 Lambertville 3,797 -1.9%
5541 North Wildwood 3,792 -23.0%
5551 South Toms River 3,777 3.9%
5588 Merchantville 3,713 -2.2%
5801 High Bridge 3,450 -8.8%
5804 Cape May 3,448 -14.3%
5810 Woodstown 3,447 9.7%
5824 Haworth 3,430 1.1%
5859 Tuckerton 3,375 -4.0%
5916 Stanhope 3,314 -7.5%
6001 Monmouth Beach 3,228 -10.4%
6031 Saddle River 3,197 -2.0%
6055 Netcong 3,173 -1.8%
6117 Hamburg 3,124 -0.7%
6165 Wildwood Crest 3,074 -22.6%
6268 Woodbury Heights 2,974 -0.4%
6280 National Park 2,958 -7.5%
6299 Spring Lake 2,925 -18.2%
6303 Woodlynne 2,921 4.6%
6320 Seaside Heights 2,906 -7.8%
6333 Lawnside 2,894 7.1%
6498 Moonachie 2,743 -0.4%
6565 Lakehurst 2,700 1.8%
6576 Riverton 2,685 -2.5%
6578 Clinton 2,683 1.7%
6634 East Newark 2,647 11.4%
6688 Peapack and Gladstone 2,591 7.1%
6703 Swedesboro 2,579 25.4%
6704 Belvidere 2,576 -6.5%
6765 Pennington 2,531 -6.1%
6824 Beverly 2,484 -6.5%
6896 Woodbine 2,436 -10.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 4,784 4,866
2017 4,831 4,828
2016 4,884 4,782
2015 4,945 4,738
2014 5,007 4,684
2013 5,047 4,651
2012 5,090 4,615
2011 5,125 4,583
2010 5,147 4,565
2009 4,676 4,763
2008 4,692 4,746
2007 4,702 4,707
2006 4,747 4,669
2005 4,758 4,624
2004 4,774 4,596
2003 4,789 4,569
2002 4,829 4,530
2001 4,836 4,511
2000 4,873 4,470
1990 5,183 3,971