Latest Data (2017)
Population 54,227
Nationwide Rank 706

Quick Facts

West New York, New Jersey is the 706th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

West New York, New Jersey is a town.

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

West New York, New Jersey's growth is about average. 43% 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
2000-2017
696 Colton, California 54,828 14.1%
697 Carson City, Nevada 54,745 4.1%
698 Caldwell, Idaho 54,660 97.7%
699 Cathedral City, California 54,596 27.0%
700 Rosemead, California 54,554 1.7%
701 Rocky Mount, North Carolina 54,523 -7.3%
702 Stonecrest, Georgia 54,471
703 Lake Havasu City, Arizona 54,411 28.3%
704 Decatur, Alabama 54,405 0.5%
705 Normal, Illinois 54,284 18.9%
706 West New York, New Jersey 54,227 17.9%
707 Harrisonburg, Virginia 54,215 34.0%
708 Leesburg, Virginia 54,215 88.7%
709 Parker, Colorado 54,202 119.1%
710 Watsonville, California 54,098 16.2%
711 Southaven, Mississippi 54,031 83.1%
712 Revere, Massachusetts 53,993 13.9%
713 Grapevine, Texas 53,982 26.5%
714 Mount Prospect, Illinois 53,930 -4.0%
715 Elyria, Ohio 53,883 -3.8%
716 Yucaipa, California 53,683 29.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Jersey

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
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%
1136 Fair Lawn 33,710 6.5%
1182 Garfield 32,393 8.7%
1197 Princeton 31,822 134.7%
1237 Long Branch 30,762 -2.1%
1252 Westfield 30,433 2.5%
1262 Rahway 30,131 13.5%
1300 Englewood 29,112 11.1%
1345 Bergenfield 27,927 6.4%
1346 Millville 27,918 4.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 54,227 706
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