Latest Data (2017)
Population 18,651
Nationwide Rank 1931

Quick Facts

Point Pleasant, New Jersey is the 1,931st largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Point Pleasant, New Jersey is a borough.

Point Pleasant, New Jersey is currently 3.5% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Point Pleasant, New Jersey's growth is extremely below average. 82% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Point Pleasant, New Jersey Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1921 Claremore, Oklahoma 18,729 17.8%
1922 Onalaska, Wisconsin 18,712 25.4%
1923 Creve Coeur, Missouri 18,702 11.5%
1924 Altoona, Iowa 18,699 78.9%
1925 Cortland, New York 18,698 0.0%
1926 Brookfield, Illinois 18,694 -1.9%
1927 Forest Park, Ohio 18,690 -3.6%
1928 Weirton, West Virginia 18,685 -8.2%
1929 Mayfield Heights, Ohio 18,682 -3.3%
1930 Hopkins, Minnesota 18,678 7.4%
1931 Point Pleasant, New Jersey 18,651 -3.4%
1932 Brook Park, Ohio 18,626 -12.0%
1933 Winthrop Town, Massachusetts 18,625
1934 Springboro, Ohio 18,610 47.4%
1935 Augusta, Maine 18,594 0.2%
1936 Westminster, Maryland 18,593 9.0%
1937 Seminole, Florida 18,576 -0.4%
1938 Milledgeville, Georgia 18,575 -1.4%
1939 Chowchilla, California 18,558 27.3%
1940 Mesquite, Nevada 18,541 92.0%
1941 Cocoa, Florida 18,532 8.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Jersey

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
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%
1459 Ridgewood 25,692 3.0%
1494 Cliffside Park 25,142 9.3%
1507 Lodi 24,961 4.1%
1539 Bridgeton 24,505 7.7%
1543 South Plainfield 24,435 11.7%
1566 Carteret 24,084 15.5%
1663 Summit 22,323 5.6%
1678 North Plainfield 22,060 1.4%
1682 Roselle 21,976 3.1%
1745 Palisades Park 20,988 22.3%
1765 Pleasantville 20,732 9.1%
1791 Elmwood Park 20,429 7.9%
1808 Secaucus 20,215 26.9%
1819 Glassboro 20,011 4.9%
1891 Hawthorne 19,101 4.8%
1898 Morristown 19,037 3.8%
1918 Rutherford 18,782 3.7%
1931 Point Pleasant 18,651 -3.4%
1968 Dover 18,232 0.3%
1986 Dumont 17,998 2.8%
2003 Tinton Falls 17,789 6.3%
2018 Harrison 17,643 22.3%
2036 Lindenwold 17,471 0.4%
2075 New Milford 16,868 2.9%
2132 South River 16,349 6.2%
2169 Madison 16,033 3.7%
2173 North Arlington 16,009 5.4%
2195 Asbury Park 15,767 -7.1%
2253 Ramsey 15,242 6.0%
2283 Tenafly 14,900 7.8%
2320 Fairview 14,537 9.5%
2327 Phillipsburg 14,459 -4.6%
2336 Hammonton 14,369 13.8%
2340 Metuchen 14,349 11.3%
2342 Hopatcong 14,298 -10.0%
2356 Highland Park 14,164 1.0%
2371 Collingswood 14,027 -1.9%
2399 Middlesex 13,867 0.9%
2405 Roselle Park 13,821 4.0%
2476 New Providence 13,308 11.7%
2488 Oakland 13,224 5.3%
2499 Ridgefield Park 13,154 2.2%
2551 Woodland Park 12,834 16.6%
2612 Ringwood 12,454 0.3%
2618 Somerville 12,418 0.7%
2626 Eatontown 12,376 -11.8%
2629 Edgewater 12,368 55.2%
2641 Hasbrouck Heights 12,277 5.3%
2662 Red Bank 12,150 2.3%
2678 Glen Rock 12,045 4.3%
2690 Wanaque 11,994 16.7%
2705 Freehold 11,894 8.0%
2723 Wallington 11,781 1.7%
2725 Florham Park 11,765 9.9%
2736 River Edge 11,724 7.1%
2743 Guttenberg 11,695 7.7%
2774 Bellmawr 11,489 2.0%
2784 Haddonfield 11,435 -1.7%
2785 Ridgefield 11,435 5.4%
2801 Gloucester City 11,342 -1.0%
2803 Westwood 11,326 2.9%
2815 Franklin Lakes 11,255 7.6%
2816 Beachwood 11,248 8.2%
2827 Ocean City 11,206 -27.2%
2828 Pompton Lakes 11,206 5.2%
2862 Little Ferry 11,000 1.8%
2887 Totowa 10,817 9.2%
2935 Hillsdale 10,581 4.8%
2946 Pine Hill 10,536 -3.0%
2955 Somers Point 10,480 -9.6%
2959 Bound Brook 10,468 3.9%
2960 Lincoln Park 10,468 -4.1%
2972 Manville 10,414 1.4%
3017 Ventnor City 10,239 -20.5%
3024 Kinnelon 10,213 8.9%
3048 Waldwick 10,092 4.9%
3076 East Rutherford 9,928 13.9%
3079 Woodbury 9,919 -3.6%
3097 Maywood 9,860 3.5%
3103 Burlington 9,832 1.0%
3110 Keansburg 9,806 -8.8%
3154 Hackettstown 9,554 5.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 18,651 1,931
2016 18,545 1,929
2015 18,523 1,916
2014 18,665 1,901
2013 18,521 1,901
2012 18,449 1,893
2011 18,421 1,882
2010 18,392 1,856
2009 20,336 1,693
2008 20,157 1,693
2007 19,964 1,688
2006 19,864 1,677
2005 19,799 1,663
2004 19,771 1,652
2003 19,763 1,645
2002 19,614 1,632
2001 19,347 1,640
2000 19,322 1,631
1990 18,357 1,492