Latest Data (2017)
Population 70,387
Nationwide Rank 510

Quick Facts

Union City, New Jersey is the 510th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Union City, New Jersey is a city.

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

Union City, New Jersey's growth is below average. 79% 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
2000-2017
500 Passaic, New Jersey 71,247 4.9%
501 Wilmington, Delaware 71,106 -2.2%
502 Kissimmee, Florida 71,104 44.6%
503 Lynwood, California 71,099 1.6%
504 Maple Grove, Minnesota 71,066 38.3%
505 South Jordan, Utah 70,954 139.1%
506 Weston, Florida 70,944 39.6%
507 Canton, Ohio 70,909 -12.3%
508 Georgetown, Texas 70,685 147.1%
509 North Richland Hills, Texas 70,441 25.8%
510 Union City, New Jersey 70,387 4.9%
511 St. Charles, Missouri 70,329 15.9%
512 Homestead, Florida 69,907 119.0%
513 Walnut Creek, California 69,773 8.0%
514 Woodbury, Minnesota 69,756 48.5%
515 Davis, California 68,986 16.6%
516 Mansfield, Texas 68,928 142.5%
517 Marysville, Washington 68,864 134.7%
518 Delray Beach, Florida 68,749 13.9%
519 Gaithersburg, Maryland 68,710 29.9%
520 Mount Vernon, New York 68,703 0.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Jersey

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
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%
1002 Atlantic City 38,429 -4.9%
1018 Fort Lee 37,907 6.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 70,387 510
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