Latest Data (2016)
Population 52,499
Nationwide Rank 724

Quick Facts

Perth Amboy, New Jersey is the 724th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Perth Amboy, New Jersey is a city.

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

Perth Amboy, New Jersey's growth is about average. 53% 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
2000-2016
714 Caldwell, Idaho 53,149 92.2%
715 Harrisonburg, Virginia 53,078 31.2%
716 West Sacramento, California 52,981 65.2%
717 Lenexa, Kansas 52,903 31.0%
718 Kingsport, Tennessee 52,806 16.3%
719 Burlington, North Carolina 52,709 14.7%
720 Delano, California 52,707 32.6%
721 Leesburg, Virginia 52,607 83.1%
722 DeSoto, Texas 52,599 39.0%
723 Milford, Connecticut 52,536 3.6%
724 Perth Amboy, New Jersey 52,499 10.8%
725 Peabody, Massachusetts 52,491 8.5%
726 Brookhaven, Georgia 52,444
727 Minnetonka, Minnesota 52,369 2.4%
728 Palm Desert, California 52,231 17.1%
729 Placentia, California 52,228 11.9%
730 Elkhart, Indiana 52,221 -0.7%
731 Joplin, Missouri 52,195 14.3%
732 Pinellas Park, Florida 52,137 10.5%
733 La Crosse, Wisconsin 52,109 0.3%
734 Grapevine, Texas 51,971 21.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Jersey

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
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%
1136 Fair Lawn 33,453 5.7%
1187 Garfield 31,876 7.0%
1209 Princeton 31,249 130.5%
1233 Long Branch 30,763 -2.1%
1253 Westfield 30,206 1.8%
1276 Rahway 29,451 11.0%
1318 Englewood 28,455 8.6%
1335 Millville 28,059 4.6%
1349 Bergenfield 27,647 5.3%
1389 Paramus 26,880 4.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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