What is the current population of Salem?

Based on the latest 2020 data from the US census, the current population of Salem is 4,706. Salem, New Jersey is the 4,921st largest city in the US.

What was the peak population of Salem?

The peak population of Salem was in 1990, when its population was 6,862. In 1990, Salem was the 3,291st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 4,921st largest city in the US. Salem is currently 31.4% smaller than it was in 1990.

How quickly is Salem shrinking?

Salem has shrunk 19.4% since the year 2000. Salem, New Jersey's growth is extremely below average. 96% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Salem, New Jersey Border Map

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2019 4,706 4,921
2018 4,747 4,889
2017 4,774 4,849
2016 4,824 4,816
2015 4,894 4,761
2014 4,971 4,707
2013 5,021 4,669
2012 5,165 4,568
2011 5,156 4,567
2010 5,146 4,566
2009 5,820 4,198
2008 5,657 4,250
2007 5,668 4,226
2006 5,718 4,193
2005 5,727 4,156
2004 5,742 4,130
2003 5,754 4,103
2002 5,784 4,063
2001 5,791 4,042
2000 5,840 4,005
1990 6,862 3,291

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2019
4911 Lindstrom, Minnesota 4,720 50.7%
4912 Soldotna, Alaska 4,719 25.3%
4913 Penitas, Texas 4,716 304.8%
4914 Crystal Springs, Mississippi 4,715 -19.6%
4915 Dexter, Michigan 4,715 88.9%
4916 Mathis, Texas 4,715 -12.3%
4917 Highlands, New Jersey 4,714 -7.3%
4918 Headland, Alabama 4,712 26.3%
4919 St. Clair, Missouri 4,712 6.0%
4920 Eldon, Missouri 4,706 -3.8%
4921 Salem, New Jersey 4,706 -19.4%
4922 Baldwin City, Kansas 4,700 33.4%
4923 Crystal City, Missouri 4,700 9.7%
4924 Fountain Hill, Pennsylvania 4,699 1.9%
4925 Gladstone, Michigan 4,698 -7.1%
4926 Pittsburg, Texas 4,697 7.7%
4927 Dodgeville, Wisconsin 4,695 10.2%
4928 Mountain Grove, Missouri 4,690 3.0%
4929 Cheboygan, Michigan 4,686 -11.5%
4930 Clinton, Indiana 4,686 -8.3%
4931 Madisonville, Texas 4,685 12.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Jersey

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2019
3213 Hackettstown 9,356 3.4%
3225 Wood-Ridge 9,294 21.6%
3251 South Amboy 9,176 15.8%
3289 Leonia 9,035 1.4%
3314 Boonton 8,919 5.0%
3340 Absecon 8,818 15.4%
3357 Pitman 8,741 -6.2%
3359 Clayton 8,738 22.4%
3374 Park Ridge 8,694 0.0%
3381 Cresskill 8,668 11.7%
3388 Brigantine 8,650 -31.2%
3392 Matawan 8,640 -3.2%
3393 Audubon 8,637 -5.7%
3395 Chatham 8,635 2.2%
3413 Montvale 8,570 21.4%
3434 Closter 8,511 1.4%
3465 North Haledon 8,395 5.8%
3488 Bogota 8,335 1.1%
3503 Runnemede 8,300 -2.6%
3509 Haledon 8,293 0.3%
3532 Spotswood 8,228 4.1%
3540 Upper Saddle River 8,205 5.9%
3545 Kenilworth 8,191 6.6%
3563 Oradell 8,131 1.0%
3592 Bloomingdale 8,061 5.8%
3603 Northfield 8,031 3.9%
3610 Newton 8,019 -2.8%
3627 Caldwell 7,941 4.7%
3650 West Long Branch 7,881 -4.7%
3688 Raritan 7,765 23.4%
3703 Fanwood 7,697 7.2%
3716 Butler 7,654 1.6%
3734 Emerson 7,596 5.5%
3735 Bernardsville 7,594 3.7%
3742 Glen Ridge 7,574 4.3%
3757 Berlin 7,536 21.0%
3761 Haddon Heights 7,529 0.0%
3864 Midland Park 7,216 3.9%
3868 Dunellen 7,202 5.4%
3891 Palmyra 7,140 0.0%
3934 Keyport 6,977 -8.0%
3940 Milltown 6,967 -0.6%
3943 Stratford 6,955 -4.2%
3964 Mountainside 6,885 4.2%
4009 Allendale 6,734 0.4%
4017 Rumson 6,714 -6.1%
4037 Linwood 6,658 -7.2%
4044 Barrington 6,642 -6.0%
4057 North Caldwell 6,621 -10.1%
4124 Washington 6,450 -3.8%
4157 Wharton 6,369 1.2%
4189 Rockaway 6,276 -2.9%
4196 Morris Plains 6,255 11.2%
4241 Carlstadt 6,132 3.5%
4277 Watchung 6,006 23.3%
4320 Old Tappan 5,894 7.1%
4324 Jamesburg 5,885 -2.9%
4335 Margate City 5,865 -28.4%
4340 Paulsboro 5,854 -4.8%
4341 Mount Arlington 5,852 24.2%
4345 Prospect Park 5,843 1.0%
4349 Woodcliff Lake 5,839 1.4%
4353 Roseland 5,835 10.1%
4363 Manasquan 5,806 -8.2%
4370 Norwood 5,793 -0.4%
4374 Little Silver 5,782 -6.5%
4397 Fair Haven 5,736 -3.6%
4401 Oceanport 5,722 -1.7%
4473 Belmar 5,545 -8.4%
4503 Somerdale 5,477 5.6%
4566 Englewood Cliffs 5,354 0.2%
4590 Union Beach 5,305 -20.4%
4591 Hightstown 5,304 1.4%
4767 Clementon 4,957 -0.4%
4778 Wildwood 4,948 -8.7%
4790 Northvale 4,927 10.2%
4811 Demarest 4,894 0.9%
4841 Mendham 4,847 -5.0%
4893 Penns Grove 4,757 -2.3%
4905 Harrington Park 4,730 -0.2%
4910 Franklin 4,721 -8.5%
4917 Highlands 4,714 -7.3%
4921 Salem 4,706 -19.4%
4943 Brielle 4,666 -4.9%
4973 Neptune City 4,596 -12.2%
4982 Mount Ephraim 4,587 2.1%
4987 Flemington 4,577 8.8%
5002 Point Pleasant Beach 4,551 -14.3%
5027 Spring Lake Heights 4,521 -13.7%
5030 South Bound Brook 4,518 1.4%
5150 Garwood 4,352 4.7%
5151 Atlantic Highlands 4,351 -7.7%
5196 Buena 4,284 10.8%
5207 Magnolia 4,273 -2.7%
5245 Mountain Lakes 4,223 -0.8%
5285 Bradley Beach 4,148 -13.7%
5288 Westville 4,144 -7.7%
5300 Riverdale 4,135 65.2%
5350 Ho-Ho-Kus 4,065 0.0%
5358 Shrewsbury 4,053 12.5%
5359 Egg Harbor City 4,052 -10.6%
5439 Oaklyn 3,955 -5.2%
5459 Medford Lakes 3,914 -6.3%
5543 Lambertville 3,801 -1.8%
5548 Bordentown 3,792 -4.3%
5567 North Wildwood 3,760 -23.7%
5611 Merchantville 3,700 -2.5%
5615 South Toms River 3,685 1.4%
5819 Woodstown 3,436 9.3%
5830 Cape May 3,422 -15.0%
5837 High Bridge 3,410 -9.8%
5850 Haworth 3,393 0.0%
5856 Tuckerton 3,388 -3.6%
5925 Stanhope 3,306 -7.7%
6003 Monmouth Beach 3,239 -10.1%
6069 Saddle River 3,173 -2.7%
6113 Hamburg 3,131 -0.5%
6114 Netcong 3,131 -3.1%
6195 Wildwood Crest 3,048 -23.3%
6274 Woodbury Heights 2,964 -0.7%
6295 National Park 2,943 -8.0%
6323 Woodlynne 2,915 4.4%
6329 Seaside Heights 2,910 -7.7%
6337 Spring Lake 2,904 -18.8%
6355 Lawnside 2,882 6.6%
6559 Lakehurst 2,708 2.1%
6566 Moonachie 2,702 -1.9%
6587 Clinton 2,687 1.9%
6590 Riverton 2,685 -2.5%
6694 East Newark 2,600 9.4%
6696 Peapack and Gladstone 2,597 7.4%
6720 Pennington 2,576 -4.5%
6735 Swedesboro 2,568 24.9%
6746 Belvidere 2,561 -7.1%
6844 Beverly 2,479 -6.7%
6937 Woodbine 2,414 -10.9%

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