Latest Data (2017)
Population 8,857
Nationwide Rank 3307

Quick Facts

South Amboy, New Jersey is the 3,307th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

South Amboy, New Jersey is a city.

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

South Amboy, New Jersey is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 63% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

South Amboy, New Jersey Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
3297 Airmont, New York 8,888 13.4%
3298 Laurens, South Carolina 8,887 -8.4%
3299 Glenwood, Illinois 8,880 -1.5%
3300 La Grange, Kentucky 8,877 55.3%
3301 Marathon, Florida 8,877 -13.2%
3302 Matawan, New Jersey 8,869 -0.7%
3303 Poteau, Oklahoma 8,866 10.7%
3304 Georgetown, South Carolina 8,860 -1.7%
3305 Sellersburg, Indiana 8,860 44.5%
3306 Rawlins, Wyoming 8,858 -1.7%
3307 South Amboy, New Jersey 8,857 11.8%
3308 Pitman, New Jersey 8,846 -5.0%
3309 Rockingham, North Carolina 8,846 -7.4%
3310 Quakertown, Pennsylvania 8,843 -0.9%
3311 Wesley Chapel, North Carolina 8,841 229.5%
3312 Canonsburg, Pennsylvania 8,837 2.7%
3313 Thief River Falls, Minnesota 8,836 5.2%
3314 Woodway, Texas 8,825 0.9%
3315 Delta, Colorado 8,823 12.5%
3316 Covington, Tennessee 8,821 3.5%
3317 Calimesa, California 8,817 24.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Jersey

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
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%
3208 Leonia 9,262 3.9%
3259 Wood-Ridge 9,018 18.0%
3275 Brigantine 8,963 -28.7%
3279 Park Ridge 8,944 2.9%
3281 Cresskill 8,935 15.1%
3283 Chatham 8,928 5.6%
3302 Matawan 8,869 -0.7%
3307 South Amboy 8,857 11.8%
3308 Pitman 8,846 -5.0%
3331 Closter 8,766 4.4%
3345 Audubon 8,733 -4.7%
3349 Montvale 8,724 23.6%
3366 Clayton 8,676 21.5%
3386 North Haledon 8,570 8.0%
3387 Bogota 8,567 3.9%
3416 Haledon 8,463 2.4%
3419 Spotswood 8,456 7.0%
3430 Upper Saddle River 8,415 8.6%
3438 Runnemede 8,390 -1.5%
3448 Northfield 8,360 8.1%
3453 Boonton 8,354 -1.5%
3471 Oradell 8,314 3.3%
3472 Kenilworth 8,312 8.2%
3483 Absecon 8,283 8.4%
3497 Bloomingdale 8,242 8.2%
3554 Caldwell 8,085 6.6%
3575 Raritan 8,011 27.3%
3585 West Long Branch 7,972 -3.6%
3622 Newton 7,860 -4.7%
3636 Bernardsville 7,815 6.7%
3642 Fanwood 7,808 8.7%
3658 Butler 7,774 3.2%
3665 Emerson 7,739 7.4%
3675 Glen Ridge 7,704 6.1%
3710 Berlin 7,606 22.1%
3717 Haddon Heights 7,588 0.7%
3769 Dunellen 7,407 8.4%
3776 Midland Park 7,384 6.3%
3837 Palmyra 7,221 1.0%
3855 Milltown 7,162 2.0%
3884 Keyport 7,085 -6.6%
3899 Stratford 7,015 -3.3%
3910 Mountainside 6,982 5.7%
3932 Allendale 6,906 2.9%
3946 Rumson 6,864 -4.0%
3947 Linwood 6,855 -4.5%
3975 Barrington 6,781 -4.1%
3996 North Caldwell 6,730 -8.7%
4056 Wharton 6,571 4.4%
4075 Washington 6,524 -2.7%
4095 Rockaway 6,474 0.1%
4153 Carlstadt 6,314 6.6%
4224 Margate City 6,083 -25.7%
4231 Jamesburg 6,068 0.0%
4245 Old Tappan 6,042 9.8%
4264 Watchung 5,985 22.8%
4273 Prospect Park 5,964 3.1%
4280 Fair Haven 5,950 0.0%
4290 Roseland 5,937 12.1%
4297 Paulsboro 5,920 -3.8%
4305 Little Silver 5,908 -4.5%
4307 Manasquan 5,903 -6.7%
4308 Woodcliff Lake 5,903 2.5%
4312 Norwood 5,895 1.2%
4324 Mount Arlington 5,868 24.5%
4365 Oceanport 5,755 -1.1%
4392 Belmar 5,682 -6.2%
4431 Morris Plains 5,581 -0.7%
4440 Union Beach 5,562 -16.5%
4466 Somerdale 5,508 6.2%
4485 Englewood Cliffs 5,453 2.0%
4521 Hightstown 5,384 3.0%
4684 Wildwood 5,070 -6.4%
4706 Demarest 5,032 3.7%
4728 Northvale 4,985 11.5%
4735 Mendham 4,978 -2.4%
4746 Clementon 4,959 -0.3%
4820 Harrington Park 4,846 2.1%
4828 Penns Grove 4,831 -0.8%
4833 Highlands 4,821 -5.2%
4848 Franklin 4,775 -7.4%
4849 Salem 4,774 -18.2%
4876 Brielle 4,724 -3.7%
4890 Neptune City 4,708 -10.1%
4921 South Bound Brook 4,657 4.5%
4935 Mount Ephraim 4,635 3.2%
4943 Flemington 4,621 9.8%
4947 Spring Lake Heights 4,618 -11.9%
4989 Point Pleasant Beach 4,544 -14.4%
5061 Buena 4,429 14.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 8,857 3,307
2016 8,778 3,313
2015 8,846 3,281
2014 8,853 3,267
2013 8,810 3,267
2012 8,721 3,273
2011 8,681 3,267
2010 8,631 3,261
2009 7,768 3,509
2008 7,742 3,502
2007 7,732 3,482
2006 7,754 3,454
2005 7,858 3,391
2004 7,896 3,347
2003 7,918 3,325
2002 7,928 3,302
2001 7,926 3,288
2000 7,922 3,262
1990 7,702 3,003