Latest Data (2018)
Population 83,974
Nationwide Rank 407

Quick Facts

Trenton, New Jersey is the 407th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Trenton, New Jersey is a city.

Trenton, New Jersey is currently 34.4% smaller than it was in 1950, the year of its peak recorded population.

Trenton, New Jersey's growth is extremely below average. 92% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Trenton, New Jersey Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
397 Hoover, Alabama 85,108 34.2%
398 Largo, Florida 84,996 14.0%
399 Bloomington, Indiana 84,981 19.5%
400 Mission, Texas 84,827 82.6%
401 Danbury, Connecticut 84,730 12.8%
402 Alhambra, California 84,649 -0.6%
403 New Braunfels, Texas 84,612 119.2%
404 Santa Fe, New Mexico 84,612 33.6%
405 Johns Creek, Georgia 84,310 39.0%
406 Troy, Michigan 84,272 4.0%
407 Trenton, New Jersey 83,974 -1.6%
408 Chino Hills, California 83,447 23.8%
409 Mountain View, California 83,377 17.9%
410 Merced, California 83,316 28.8%
411 Kennewick, Washington 82,943 39.5%
412 Goodyear, Arizona 82,835 321.8%
413 Melbourne, Florida 82,826 13.2%
414 Buena Park, California 82,421 5.5%
415 Sioux City, Iowa 82,396 -3.0%
416 Pleasanton, California 82,372 28.1%
417 Medford, Oregon 82,347 24.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Jersey

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
180 Paterson 145,627 -2.4%
215 Elizabeth 128,885 6.6%
396 Clifton 85,273 7.8%
407 Trenton 83,974 -1.6%
486 Camden 73,973 -7.2%
516 Passaic 69,948 3.0%
528 Union City 68,520 2.1%
575 Bayonne 65,083 5.2%
583 East Orange 64,457 -7.5%
630 Vineland 59,966 7.4%
683 New Brunswick 56,100 16.1%
732 Hoboken 53,455 38.1%
739 West New York 52,990 15.2%
746 Perth Amboy 51,928 9.6%
765 Plainfield 50,693 5.9%
865 Sayreville 44,556 9.9%
867 Hackensack 44,522 3.9%
903 Linden 42,538 7.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 83,974 407
2017 84,964 394
2016 84,056 394
2015 84,225 390
2014 84,034 386
2013 84,349 374
2012 84,477 369
2011 84,526 365
2010 84,913 355
2009 83,242 361
2008 82,960 355
2007 82,536 354
2006 82,933 351
2005 83,631 338
2004 84,524 328
2003 84,640 322
2002 84,915 318
2001 85,247 309
2000 85,407 302
1990 88,549 238
1950 128,009 80
1940 124,697 67
1930 123,356 65
1920 119,289 55
1910 96,815 52
1900 73,307 53
1890 57,458 50
1880 29,910 64
1870 22,874 58
1860 17,228 53