Latest Data (2016)
Population 53,343
Nationwide Rank 709

Quick Facts

West New York, New Jersey is the 709th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

West New York, New Jersey is a town.

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

West New York, New Jersey's growth is about average. 42% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

West New York, New Jersey Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
699 Bonita Springs, Florida 54,198 64.0%
700 Mount Prospect, Illinois 54,171 -3.6%
701 Cathedral City, California 54,056 25.8%
702 Watsonville, California 53,796 15.5%
703 Pensacola, Florida 53,779 -4.1%
704 Palm Beach Gardens, Florida 53,778 48.1%
705 Lake Havasu City, Arizona 53,743 26.7%
706 Elyria, Ohio 53,715 -4.1%
707 Bellevue, Nebraska 53,505 20.1%
708 Wheaton, Illinois 53,389 -3.9%
709 West New York, New Jersey 53,343 16.0%
710 Yucaipa, California 53,309 28.6%
711 Southaven, Mississippi 53,214 80.3%
712 Albany, Oregon 53,211 29.5%
713 Revere, Massachusetts 53,157 12.1%
714 Caldwell, Idaho 53,149 92.2%
715 Harrisonburg, Virginia 53,078 31.2%
716 West Sacramento, California 52,981 65.2%
717 Lenexa, Kansas 52,903 31.0%
718 Kingsport, Tennessee 52,806 16.3%
719 Burlington, North Carolina 52,709 14.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Jersey

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
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%
1136 Fair Lawn 33,453 5.7%
1187 Garfield 31,876 7.0%
1209 Princeton 31,249 130.5%
1233 Long Branch 30,763 -2.1%
1253 Westfield 30,206 1.8%
1276 Rahway 29,451 11.0%
1318 Englewood 28,455 8.6%
1335 Millville 28,059 4.6%
1349 Bergenfield 27,647 5.3%
1389 Paramus 26,880 4.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 53,343 709
2015 53,366 703
2014 52,597 706
2013 52,122 705
2012 51,464 706
2011 50,479 712
2010 49,708 713
2009 46,553 758
2008 46,175 756
2007 45,707 760
2006 45,679 756
2005 46,099 741
2004 45,731 739
2003 46,004 727
2002 46,585 704
2001 46,954 687
2000 45,985 693
1990 38,719 709