Latest Data (2018)
Population 51,928
Nationwide Rank 746

Quick Facts

Perth Amboy, New Jersey is the 746th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Perth Amboy, New Jersey is a city.

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

Perth Amboy, New Jersey's growth is below average. 60% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Perth Amboy, New Jersey Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
736 Milford, Connecticut 53,120 4.7%
737 Pinellas Park, Florida 53,098 12.5%
738 Delano, California 53,014 33.4%
739 West New York, New Jersey 52,990 15.2%
740 Pensacola, Florida 52,713 -6.0%
741 Olympia, Washington 52,555 21.9%
742 Edina, Minnesota 52,490 10.7%
743 Elkhart, Indiana 52,367 -0.4%
744 Oak Park, Illinois 52,265 -0.4%
745 Glendora, California 52,002 5.0%
746 Perth Amboy, New Jersey 51,928 9.6%
747 Burien, Washington 51,908 63.1%
748 Kentwood, Michigan 51,868 14.1%
749 Aliso Viejo, California 51,783 29.4%
750 Summerville, South Carolina 51,692 82.8%
751 Placentia, California 51,671 10.7%
752 Logan, Utah 51,619 20.8%
753 Wylie, Texas 51,585 230.1%
754 La Crosse, Wisconsin 51,567 -0.7%
755 Grand Island, Nebraska 51,478 18.2%
756 Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 51,303 46.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Jersey

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
396 Clifton 85,273 7.8%
407 Trenton 83,974 -1.6%
486 Camden 73,973 -7.2%
516 Passaic 69,948 3.0%
528 Union City 68,520 2.1%
575 Bayonne 65,083 5.2%
583 East Orange 64,457 -7.5%
630 Vineland 59,966 7.4%
683 New Brunswick 56,100 16.1%
732 Hoboken 53,455 38.1%
739 West New York 52,990 15.2%
746 Perth Amboy 51,928 9.6%
765 Plainfield 50,693 5.9%
865 Sayreville 44,556 9.9%
867 Hackensack 44,522 3.9%
903 Linden 42,538 7.8%
932 Kearny 41,422 2.2%
1024 Fort Lee 37,921 6.2%
1025 Atlantic City 37,804 -6.5%
1166 Fair Lawn 33,128 4.7%
1207 Garfield 31,866 7.0%
1224 Princeton 31,386 131.5%
1257 Long Branch 30,406 -3.2%
1279 Westfield 29,881 0.7%
1280 Rahway 29,880 12.6%
1327 Englewood 28,624 9.2%
1365 Millville 27,633 3.0%
1370 Bergenfield 27,479 4.7%
1425 Paramus 26,558 3.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 51,928 746
2017 52,823 733
2016 52,499 724
2015 52,682 712
2014 52,328 713
2013 51,982 709
2012 51,744 701
2011 51,468 700
2010 50,814 699
2009 48,711 729
2008 48,543 725
2007 48,351 717
2006 47,960 718
2005 48,121 700
2004 48,177 694
2003 47,792 693
2002 47,547 682
2001 47,432 676
2000 47,369 664
1990 41,868 645