Latest Data (2018)
Population 8,921
Nationwide Rank 3301

Quick Facts

South Amboy, New Jersey is the 3,301st largest city in the United States as of 2018.

South Amboy, New Jersey is a city.

South Amboy, New Jersey is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 South Amboy had its largest population ever.

South Amboy, New Jersey is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 62% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

South Amboy, New Jersey Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
3291 Fort Valley, Georgia 8,962 7.5%
3292 Sheffield Lake, Ohio 8,960 -4.0%
3293 Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin 8,958 -5.3%
3294 Waterford, California 8,957 27.9%
3295 Heath, Texas 8,953 94.6%
3296 Clinton, Missouri 8,947 -4.1%
3297 Craig, Colorado 8,947 -2.4%
3298 Hooper, Utah 8,938 120.7%
3299 Calimesa, California 8,937 26.1%
3300 Shawano, Wisconsin 8,922 3.8%
3301 South Amboy, New Jersey 8,921 12.6%
3302 Alma, Michigan 8,920 -4.0%
3303 Delta, Colorado 8,920 13.7%
3304 Poteau, Oklahoma 8,914 11.3%
3305 Ivins, Utah 8,913 91.7%
3306 Aliquippa, Pennsylvania 8,908 -23.4%
3307 Cambridge, Minnesota 8,904 57.9%
3308 Waseca, Minnesota 8,904 -7.6%
3309 Berkeley, Missouri 8,897 -11.4%
3310 Pineville, North Carolina 8,897 47.0%
3311 Sheffield, Alabama 8,894 -7.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Jersey

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
2002 Harrison 17,836 23.6%
2019 Dumont 17,697 1.1%
2035 Tinton Falls 17,563 4.9%
2056 Lindenwold 17,314 -0.4%
2119 New Milford 16,558 1.0%
2126 Madison 16,522 6.9%
2184 South River 16,023 4.1%
2213 North Arlington 15,741 3.6%
2239 Asbury Park 15,511 -8.6%
2286 Ramsey 14,991 4.3%
2321 Tenafly 14,641 5.9%
2345 Metuchen 14,382 11.5%
2353 Phillipsburg 14,303 -5.6%
2355 Fairview 14,295 7.7%
2369 Hopatcong 14,203 -10.6%
2380 Hammonton 14,085 11.6%
2406 Collingswood 13,916 -2.7%
2412 Highland Park 13,869 -1.0%
2438 Middlesex 13,712 -0.1%
2444 Roselle Park 13,650 2.7%
2470 New Providence 13,486 13.1%
2538 Oakland 13,021 3.7%
2541 Ridgefield Park 13,009 1.1%
2583 Edgewater 12,720 59.6%
2599 Woodland Park 12,614 14.6%
2658 Eatontown 12,242 -12.8%
2662 Ringwood 12,226 -1.5%
2664 Somerville 12,202 -1.0%
2685 Hasbrouck Heights 12,080 3.6%
2694 Red Bank 12,048 1.4%
2730 Glen Rock 11,829 2.5%
2741 Freehold 11,767 6.9%
2747 Wanaque 11,741 14.2%
2772 Florham Park 11,594 8.3%
2773 Wallington 11,591 0.1%
2782 River Edge 11,531 5.3%
2809 Bellmawr 11,374 1.0%
2815 Haddonfield 11,345 -2.5%
2819 Guttenberg 11,326 4.3%
2828 Beachwood 11,270 8.4%
2830 Ridgefield 11,265 3.9%
2834 Gloucester City 11,244 -1.9%
2849 Westwood 11,155 1.3%
2856 Franklin Lakes 11,096 6.1%
2866 Ocean City 11,041 -28.3%
2870 Pompton Lakes 11,014 3.4%
2905 Little Ferry 10,822 0.2%
2910 Totowa 10,804 9.1%
2983 Pine Hill 10,439 -3.9%
2993 Hillsdale 10,405 3.1%
3019 Bound Brook 10,289 2.1%
3020 Somers Point 10,285 -11.2%
3034 Lincoln Park 10,246 -6.2%
3036 Manville 10,234 -0.2%
3044 Waldwick 10,207 6.1%
3077 Kinnelon 10,043 7.1%
3078 Ventnor City 10,039 -22.1%
3104 Burlington 9,884 1.6%
3111 Woodbury 9,852 -4.3%
3132 East Rutherford 9,764 12.0%
3141 Keansburg 9,719 -9.6%
3149 Maywood 9,694 1.8%
3177 Hackettstown 9,463 4.5%
3243 Wood-Ridge 9,159 19.8%
3256 Leonia 9,110 2.2%
3301 South Amboy 8,921 12.6%
3335 Park Ridge 8,786 1.0%
3339 Pitman 8,780 -5.8%
3343 Cresskill 8,775 13.0%
3347 Brigantine 8,765 -30.3%
3348 Chatham 8,765 3.7%
3355 Matawan 8,736 -2.2%
3370 Clayton 8,686 21.7%
3377 Audubon 8,659 -5.5%
3396 Montvale 8,600 21.8%
3402 Closter 8,582 2.2%
3434 Absecon 8,442 10.5%
3441 North Haledon 8,418 6.1%
3443 Bogota 8,413 2.0%
3478 Runnemede 8,318 -2.3%
3479 Haledon 8,316 0.6%
3484 Spotswood 8,307 5.1%
3499 Upper Saddle River 8,270 6.7%
3522 Kenilworth 8,220 7.0%
3527 Boonton 8,212 -3.2%
3528 Northfield 8,212 6.2%
3537 Oradell 8,193 1.8%
3568 Bloomingdale 8,072 6.0%
3603 Caldwell 7,970 5.1%
3614 Newton 7,938 -3.8%
3629 West Long Branch 7,909 -4.4%
3641 Raritan 7,875 25.1%
3695 Fanwood 7,704 7.3%
3699 Bernardsville 7,686 4.9%
3712 Butler 7,650 1.5%
3715 Emerson 7,643 6.1%
3728 Glen Ridge 7,598 4.6%
3739 Berlin 7,554 21.2%
3748 Haddon Heights 7,541 0.0%
3830 Dunellen 7,272 6.4%
3833 Midland Park 7,265 4.6%
3869 Palmyra 7,161 0.2%
3907 Keyport 7,053 -7.0%
3913 Milltown 7,034 0.2%
3929 Stratford 6,967 -4.0%
3954 Mountainside 6,892 4.3%
3980 Allendale 6,792 1.2%
3986 Rumson 6,776 -5.3%
4001 Linwood 6,740 -6.1%
4019 Barrington 6,683 -5.5%
4050 North Caldwell 6,618 -10.2%
4104 Wharton 6,457 2.6%
4107 Washington 6,452 -3.8%
4144 Rockaway 6,363 -1.6%
4204 Carlstadt 6,191 4.5%
4252 Watchung 6,055 24.3%
4279 Margate City 5,959 -27.3%
4284 Jamesburg 5,951 -1.8%
4286 Old Tappan 5,946 8.0%
4299 Morris Plains 5,912 5.1%
4313 Paulsboro 5,882 -4.4%
4317 Mount Arlington 5,877 24.7%
4327 Woodcliff Lake 5,862 1.8%
4328 Prospect Park 5,859 1.3%
4334 Roseland 5,851 10.5%
4337 Manasquan 5,846 -7.6%
4344 Norwood 5,831 0.1%
4352 Fair Haven 5,820 -2.2%
4355 Little Silver 5,813 -6.0%
4381 Oceanport 5,751 -1.2%
4437 Belmar 5,587 -7.8%
4491 Union Beach 5,485 -17.7%
4499 Somerdale 5,473 5.5%
4540 Englewood Cliffs 5,385 0.8%
4571 Hightstown 5,315 1.7%
4729 Wildwood 4,998 -7.8%
4762 Clementon 4,945 -0.6%
4770 Demarest 4,933 1.7%
4776 Northvale 4,923 10.2%
4788 Mendham 4,910 -3.8%
4866 Penns Grove 4,784 -1.8%
4875 Highlands 4,769 -6.3%
4879 Harrington Park 4,762 0.4%
4889 Salem 4,747 -18.7%
4891 Franklin 4,738 -8.2%
4924 Brielle 4,691 -4.4%
4944 Neptune City 4,645 -11.3%
4969 Mount Ephraim 4,597 2.4%
4974 Flemington 4,589 9.1%
4989 South Bound Brook 4,572 2.6%
4995 Spring Lake Heights 4,555 -13.1%
5004 Point Pleasant Beach 4,542 -14.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 8,921 3,301
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