State/County Annual Population Change

Select a state and (optional) county to show annual population change from 2000 to 2018.

Usage/data notes

  • Natural increase is the difference between births and deaths in a year.
  • Net migration is the difference between total change (starting and ending populations) and natural increase. Positive numbers represent migration into the selected area.
  • Pre-2010 figures are intercensal estimates issued October 2011.
  • Visit the MCDC population estimates page for more population-related data applications.

New Jersey

Year Starting population Ending population Change Percent change Natural increase Net migration
2000-2001 8,430,621 8,492,671 62,050 0.74% 39,386 22,664
2001-2002 8,492,671 8,552,643 59,972 0.71% 38,025 21,947
2002-2003 8,552,643 8,601,402 48,759 0.57% 42,594 6,165
2003-2004 8,601,402 8,634,561 33,159 0.39% 42,806 -9,647
2004-2005 8,634,561 8,651,974 17,413 0.20% 39,859 -22,446
2005-2006 8,651,974 8,661,679 9,705 0.11% 39,765 -30,060
2006-2007 8,661,679 8,677,885 16,206 0.19% 41,516 -25,310
2007-2008 8,677,885 8,711,090 33,205 0.38% 41,180 -7,975
2008-2009 8,711,090 8,755,602 44,512 0.51% 38,795 5,717
2009-2010 8,755,602 8,803,881 48,279 0.55% 38,616 9,663
2010-2011 8,803,881 8,842,934 39,053 0.44% 35,620 3,433
2011-2012 8,842,934 8,874,893 31,959 0.36% 35,474 -3,515
2012-2013 8,874,893 8,907,384 32,491 0.37% 31,037 1,454
2013-2014 8,907,384 8,938,844 31,460 0.35% 31,121 339
2014-2015 8,938,844 8,958,013 19,169 0.21% 30,941 -11,772
2015-2016 8,958,013 8,978,416 20,403 0.23% 29,203 -8,800
2016-2017 8,978,416 8,888,543 -89,873 -1.00% 25,895 -115,768
2017-2018 8,888,543 8,908,520 19,977 0.22% 23,856 -3,879