Latest Data (2017)
Population 84,964
Nationwide Rank 394

Quick Facts

Trenton, New Jersey is the 394th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Trenton, New Jersey is a city.

Trenton, New Jersey is currently 33.6% 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
2000-2017
384 Clifton, New Jersey 86,607 9.5%
385 Palm Coast, Florida 86,516 160.6%
386 Newport Beach, California 86,160 9.0%
387 Duluth, Minnesota 86,066 -0.1%
388 Bloomington, Minnesota 85,866 0.8%
389 Alhambra, California 85,396 0.2%
390 Fayetteville, Arkansas 85,257 43.5%
391 Danbury, Connecticut 85,246 13.4%
392 Hemet, California 85,160 43.3%
393 Bloomington, Indiana 85,071 19.7%
394 Trenton, New Jersey 84,964 -0.5%
395 Hoover, Alabama 84,920 33.9%
396 Largo, Florida 84,754 13.7%
397 Mission, Texas 84,424 81.8%
398 St. George, Utah 84,405 68.2%
399 Conroe, Texas 84,378 116.7%
400 Johns Creek, Georgia 84,350 39.0%
401 Lake Forest, California 84,293 10.8%
402 Avondale, Arizona 84,025 125.5%
403 Bryan, Texas 84,021 27.4%
404 Troy, Michigan 83,813 3.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Jersey

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
174 Paterson 148,678 -0.4%
212 Elizabeth 130,215 7.7%
384 Clifton 86,607 9.5%
394 Trenton 84,964 -0.5%
473 Camden 74,532 -6.5%
500 Passaic 71,247 4.9%
510 Union City 70,387 4.9%
538 Bayonne 67,186 8.6%
563 East Orange 65,378 -6.2%
618 Vineland 60,392 8.2%
661 New Brunswick 57,073 18.1%
689 Hoboken 55,131 42.4%
706 West New York 54,227 17.9%
733 Perth Amboy 52,823 11.5%
751 Plainfield 51,327 7.2%
846 Sayreville 45,325 11.8%
847 Hackensack 45,248 5.6%
884 Linden 43,056 9.1%
896 Kearny 42,670 5.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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