Latest Data (2017)
Population 52,823
Nationwide Rank 733

Quick Facts

Perth Amboy, New Jersey is the 733rd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Perth Amboy, New Jersey is a city.

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

Perth Amboy, New Jersey's growth is about average. 57% 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
2000-2017
723 Kingsport, Tennessee 53,374 17.6%
724 Wheaton, Illinois 53,373 -3.9%
725 Tigard, Oregon 53,148 24.1%
726 Delano, California 53,138 33.7%
727 Minnetonka, Minnesota 53,085 3.8%
728 Burlington, North Carolina 53,077 15.5%
729 Peabody, Massachusetts 52,987 9.5%
730 Milford, Connecticut 52,970 4.4%
731 Palm Desert, California 52,932 18.6%
732 Pinellas Park, Florida 52,854 12.0%
733 Perth Amboy, New Jersey 52,823 11.5%
734 Pensacola, Florida 52,590 -6.2%
735 Elkhart, Indiana 52,558 -0.1%
736 Glendora, California 52,445 5.9%
737 Apple Valley, Minnesota 52,435 14.1%
738 Joplin, Missouri 52,288 14.5%
739 Oak Park, Illinois 52,261 -0.4%
740 Placentia, California 52,157 11.7%
741 Edina, Minnesota 51,958 9.6%
742 La Crosse, Wisconsin 51,834 -0.2%
743 Kentwood, Michigan 51,747 13.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Jersey

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
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%
1136 Fair Lawn 33,710 6.5%
1182 Garfield 32,393 8.7%
1197 Princeton 31,822 134.7%
1237 Long Branch 30,762 -2.1%
1252 Westfield 30,433 2.5%
1262 Rahway 30,131 13.5%
1300 Englewood 29,112 11.1%
1345 Bergenfield 27,927 6.4%
1346 Millville 27,918 4.0%
1388 Paramus 27,032 4.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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