Brick , Ocean County, New Jersey

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

Brick, NJ locator map
Location of Brick, NJ on New Jersey map.

About

Brick is a city located in the county of Ocean in the U.S. state of New Jersey. In the 2010 census it had a population of 75,072 inhabitants 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.

The city has a total area of 25.88 square miles (67.04 km2).

Brick, NJ Quick Facts

Population : 76,100 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : New Jersey
County : Ocean County
Postal code : 07100–07199
Phone Area Codes : 862
Area : 67.040795 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 : 08:29:10 (8th March 2021)
Zip Code : 08723
Density : 1,135 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 1.35% (2010-2019)

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Brick, NJ has 13 neighbors .

  • 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
  • Hillside
  • Bayonne

Year Population Method
1810 8,008 2010 United States Census
1820 6,507
1830 10,953
1840 17,290 2010 United States Census
1850 38,894 2010 United States Census
1860 71,941
1870 105,059 2010 United States Census
1880 136,508
1890 181,830
1900 246,070 2010 United States Census
1910 347,469
1920 414,524 2010 United States Census
1930 442,337
1940 429,760 2010 United States Census
1950 438,776
1960 405,220
1970 381,930
1980 329,248 2010 United States Census
1990 275,221
2000 273,546
2010 75,072 census
2011 75,041 estimation process
2012 74,799 estimation process
2013 74,782 estimation process
2014 74,813 estimation process
2015 74,763 estimation process
2016 74,833 estimation process
2017 75,297 estimation process
2018 75,744 estimation process
2019 76,100 estimation process

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

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

People born in Brick, NJ (200)

Many people were born here, 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, NJ.

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