Brick Ocean County, New Jersey

Brick: Most populous city in the state of New Jersey, United States; county seat of Essex County, New Jersey

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Location of Brick on New Jersey map.

About

Brick is a city located in the county of Ocean in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Its population at the 2010 census was 75,072 and a population density of 1,120 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 76,100 inhabitants.

The city was created 396 years ago in 1624.

Geography

Brick is located at 40°3'33"N 74°8'13"W (40.0592800, -74.1370800). It has 11 neighbors: Belleville, Bloomfield, East Newark, East Orange, Elizabeth, Harrison, Irvington, Jersey City, Kearny, Maplewood and South Orange.

Newark  New Jersey at night image
Newark New Jersey at night
Newark  New Jersey at night image

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Brick Quick Facts

Population : 76,100 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : New Jersey (United States)
County : Ocean County
Postal code : 07100–07199
Phone Area Codes : 862, 973
Area : 67.04 km2
Official name : Newark
Named for : Newark-on-Trent
Altitude : 10 feet / 3 meters
Capital city : Brick is capital of Essex County
Establishment : January 01, 1625 (396 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 20:11:50 (22nd June 2021)
Density : 1,135 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 1.35% (2010-2019)

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  • Taipei (1984 )
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  • Xuzhou (1993 )

Brick has 11 neighbours.

  • Belleville township in New Jersey
  • Bloomfield township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
  • East Newark town
  • East Orange city in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
  • Elizabeth city in and county seat of Union County, New Jersey, United States
  • Harrison town in Hudson County, New Jersey, United States
  • Irvington township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
  • Jersey City city in New Jersey, United States
  • Kearny town in New Jersey
  • Maplewood township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
  • South Orange town in Essex County, New Jersey

Demographics

The population of Brick increased by 1.35% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
1810 8,008 - 2010 United States Census
1820 6,507 -23.07%
1830 10,953 40.59%
1840 17,290 36.65% 2010 United States Census
1850 38,894 55.55% 2010 United States Census
1860 71,941 45.94%
1870 105,059 31.52% 2010 United States Census
1880 136,508 23.04%
1890 181,830 24.93%
1900 246,070 26.11% 2010 United States Census
1910 347,469 29.18%
1920 414,524 16.18% 2010 United States Census
1930 442,337 6.29%
1940 429,760 -2.93% 2010 United States Census
1950 438,776 2.05%
1960 405,220 -8.28%
1970 381,930 -6.1%
1980 329,248 -16% 2010 United States Census
1990 275,221 -19.63%
2000 273,546 -0.61%
2010 75,072 -264.38% census
2011 75,041 -0.04% estimation process
2012 74,799 -0.32% estimation process
2013 74,782 -0.02% estimation process
2014 74,813 0.04% estimation process
2015 74,763 -0.07% estimation process
2016 74,833 0.09% estimation process
2017 75,297 0.62% estimation process
2018 75,744 0.59% estimation process
2019 76,100 0.47% estimation process

Brick zip code is 08723. County name: Ocean, County fips: 34029

People born in Brick (200)

People born in Brick, including German astronomer Emil Ernst, basketball player Granger Hall, Member of the New Jersey General Assembly Peter J. Biondi, you can see a list of people who born in Brick.

Schools

College & universities near Brick

Code Name City ZIP
481508 Paul Mitchell the School-Jersey Shore Brick (NJ) 08723-3413
407391 Capri Institute of Hair Design-Brick Brick (NJ) 08723
185873 Ocean County College Toms River (NJ) 08754-2001
451398 Yeshiva Toras Chaim Lakewood (NJ) 08701
481438 Yeshiva Yesodei Hatorah Lakewood (NJ) 08701-4946

Stations (22)

Amtrak & bus stations near Brick

Code Name Address Type
PJC Princeton Junction station 2 Wallace Road RAIL
NBK New Brunswick station French and Albany Streets RAIL
TRE Trenton Transit Center 72 South Clinton Avenue RAIL
MET Metropark station 100 Middlesex-Essex Turnpike RAIL
CWH Cornwells Heights 700 Station Ave. RAIL

Other cities in Ocean County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Ocean County , NJ. (more)

City Name Population Title
Lakewood 106,300 Township in Ocean County, New Jersey
Toms River 94,108 Township of New Jersey
Lacey 29,295 Township in Ocean County, New Jersey
Barnegat 23,655 Township of New Jersey
Point Pleasant 18,772 Borough in Ocean County, New Jersey, United States
Maple Shade 18,476 Township in Burlington County, New Jersey
Beachwood 11,312 Borough of New Jersey
Lincoln Park 10,111 Borough in Morris County, New Jersey
Point Pleasant Beach 4,551 Borough in New Jersey, United States
South Toms River 3,685 Borough in Ocean County, New Jersey, United States
Tuckerton 3,388 Borough in Ocean County, New Jersey, United States
Long Beach 3,071 Township in Ocean County, New Jersey
Seaside Heights 2,910 Borough in New Jersey, United States
Lakehurst 2,708 Borough in New Jersey, United States
Pine Beach 2,184 Borough of New Jersey, United States
Ocean Gate 2,035 Borough in Ocean County, New Jersey, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Brick distances to largest New Jersey cities

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