Latest Data (2016)
Population 69,296
Nationwide Rank 506

Quick Facts

Union City, New Jersey is the 506th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Union City, New Jersey is a city.

Union City, New Jersey is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Union City had its largest population ever.

Union City, New Jersey's growth is extremely below average. 82% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Union City, New Jersey Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
496 Redlands, California 71,288 11.4%
497 Lynwood, California 71,187 1.7%
498 Pittsburg, California 70,679 23.6%
499 Passaic, New Jersey 70,635 4.0%
500 Pasco, Washington 70,579 107.3%
501 Frederick, Maryland 70,060 31.9%
502 Weston, Florida 70,015 37.7%
503 North Richland Hills, Texas 69,798 24.7%
504 Maple Grove, Minnesota 69,576 35.4%
505 Kissimmee, Florida 69,369 41.1%
506 Union City, New Jersey 69,296 3.3%
507 St. Charles, Missouri 69,293 14.2%
508 Walnut Creek, California 69,122 7.0%
509 South Jordan, Utah 69,034 132.7%
510 Muncie, Indiana 69,010 -2.5%
511 Cedar Park, Texas 68,918 163.7%
512 Woodbury, Minnesota 68,820 46.5%
513 Palatine, Illinois 68,766 3.6%
514 Bossier City, Louisiana 68,485 21.2%
515 Dothan, Alabama 68,468 17.4%
516 Mount Vernon, New York 68,344 -0.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Jersey

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
214 Elizabeth 128,640 6.4%
384 Clifton 85,845 8.5%
394 Trenton 84,056 -1.5%
469 Camden 74,420 -6.7%
499 Passaic 70,635 4.0%
506 Union City 69,296 3.3%
545 Bayonne 66,238 7.1%
558 East Orange 64,789 -7.1%
611 Vineland 60,525 8.4%
658 New Brunswick 56,910 17.7%
697 Hoboken 54,379 40.4%
709 West New York 53,343 16.0%
724 Perth Amboy 52,499 10.8%
752 Plainfield 50,636 5.8%
841 Sayreville 44,905 10.8%
843 Hackensack 44,756 4.4%
891 Linden 42,457 7.6%
897 Kearny 42,126 4.0%
985 Atlantic City 38,735 -4.2%
1019 Fort Lee 37,577 5.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 69,296 506
2015 69,156 505
2014 68,668 501
2013 68,247 499
2012 67,744 496
2011 67,314 494
2010 66,455 495
2009 61,954 534
2008 61,902 526
2007 61,845 523
2006 62,998 496
2005 64,383 473
2004 65,488 457
2003 66,129 446
2002 66,520 441
2001 67,049 428
2000 67,057 424
1990 58,051 422