Hudson County , New Jersey

County in New Jersey, United States

Hudson County, NJ locator map
Location of Hudson County, NJ on New Jersey map.


Hudson County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. As of the 2010 census, the population was 634,266 and a population density of 3,915 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 672,391 inhabitants. Its county seat is Jersey City. The county was created 181 years ago in 1840.

The county has a total area of 62.55 square miles (162 km2).

Hudson County, NJ Quick Facts

Population : 672,391 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : New Jersey
Head of government : Executive of Hudson County, New Jersey
Twitter username : hudcotweet
Area : 162 km2
Water as percent of area : 25.87
Legislative body : Hudson County Board of Chosen Freeholders
Named for : Henry Hudson
Altitude : 20 feet / 6 meters
Capital : Jersey City
Establishment : February 02, 1840
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 08:30:45 (8th March 2021)
Density : 4,151 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 5.67% (2010-2019)
Weather : 38℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Hudson County map

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Hudson County, NJ has 7 neighbors .

  • Bergen County county in New Jersey, United States
  • New York City largest city in the United States
  • New York County county in New York state, United States of America
  • Essex County
  • Richmond County
  • Union County
  • Kings County

  • Jersey City

Year Population Method
2010 634,266 census
2011 645,634 estimation process
2012 652,348 estimation process
2013 657,047 estimation process
2014 660,240 estimation process
2015 664,492 estimation process
2016 668,588 estimation process
2017 672,826 estimation process
2018 671,931 estimation process
2019 672,391 estimation process

The population of Hudson County increased by 5.67% in 9 years.

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People born in Hudson County, NJ (2)

Many people were born here, including soccer player and coach John Harkes, cinematographer Harry E. Squire, you can see a list of people who born in Hudson County, NJ.

Hudson County, NJ Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Hudson County, NJ.

City Name Population Title
Jersey City 262,075 City in New Jersey, United States
Union City 67,982 City in New Jersey, United States
Bayonne 64,897 Commune in Pyrénées-Atlantiques, France
North Bergen 60,666 Township in Hudson County, New Jersey
West New York 52,723 Town in Hudson County, New Jersey, United States
Hoboken 52,677 City in Hudson County, New Jersey
Kearny 41,058 Town in New Jersey
Secaucus 21,893 Town in New Jersey in eastern USA
Harrison 20,061 Town in Hudson County, New Jersey, United States
Weehawken 14,638 Township of New Jersey
Guttenberg 11,121 Municipality in the District of Kulmbach, Upper Franconia, Bavaria, Germany
East Newark 2,600 Town

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