New Brunswick Middlesex County, New Jersey

New Brunswick: City in and county seat of Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States

About

New Brunswick is a city located in the county of Middlesex in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Its population at the 2010 census was 55,181 and a population density of 3,703 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 56,182 inhabitants.

The city was created 292 years ago in 1729.

New Brunswick Quick Facts

Population : 56,182 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New Jersey (United States)
County : Middlesex County
Different from : New Brunswick
Postal code : 08901–08903
Area : 14.9 km2
Official name : New Brunswick
Official language : English
Altitude : 62 feet / 19 meters
Capital city : New Brunswick is capital of Middlesex County
Establishment : January 01, 1730 (292 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 10:30:04 (16th May 2022)
Density : 3,770 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 1.78% (2010-2020)
New Brunswick locator map
Location of New Brunswick on New Jersey map.
New Brunswick NJ Skyline at Sunset image
New Brunswick NJ Skyline at Sunset
New Brunswick NJ Skyline at Sunset image

Geography

New Brunswick is located at 40°29'10"N 74°27'7"W (40.4862200, -74.4518200). It has 4 neighbors: Highland Park, East Brunswick, Edison and Piscataway.

New Brunswick map

  • Debrecen
  • Fukui
  • Limerick
  • Tsuruoka (1960 )

New Brunswick has 4 neighbours.

  • Highland Park borough in Middlesex County, New Jersey
  • East Brunswick township in Middlesex County, New Jersey
  • Edison township in Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States
  • Piscataway township in New Jersey, United States

Demographics

The population of New Brunswick increased by 1.78% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 55,181 - census
2011 55,296 0.21% estimation process
2012 55,404 0.19% estimation process
2013 55,896 0.88% estimation process
2014 55,882 -0.03% estimation process
2015 56,009 0.23% estimation process
2016 56,183 0.31% estimation process
2017 56,120 -0.11% estimation process
2018 55,878 -0.43% estimation process
2019 55,676 -0.36% estimation process
2020 56,182 0.9% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 11,630
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 10,543
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 10.3%
April 1, 2020 Population : 12,638
April 1, 2010 Population : 10,520
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.7%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 19.4%
People over 65 (%) : 25.0%
Female persons, % : 53.0%
White only, percent : 83.4%
Black or African American alone, percent : 4.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.5%
Asians alone % : 3.0%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.1%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 0.6%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 11.8%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 79.6%
2015-2019 Veterans : 912
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 10.7%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 41.0%

New Brunswick zip code is 08901. County name: Middlesex, County fips: 34023

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 41.0%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $157,500
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,135
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $444
2015-2019 median gross rent : $857
2015-2019 Households : 4,915
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.27
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 75.8%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 12.3%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 86.2%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 73.4%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 88.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 22.7%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 7.7%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 27.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 61.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 53.4%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 376,809
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 209,337
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 604,270
2012 total retail sales per capita : $55,734
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 20.5
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $46,319
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $24,285
Percentage of people living in poverty : 16.7%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 2,072
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,045
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 511
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 98
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,779
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 251
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,515
2010 population per square mile : 509.9
2010 land area in square miles : 20.63

Best Things to Do in New Brunswick

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3 Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers University

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5 Rutgers Geology Museum

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Where ot Eat in New Brunswick

1 Houlihan's

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2 Chipotle Mexican Grill

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3 Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen

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4 Starbucks

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5 Restaurant Yolanda’s: Saint Peter's University Hospital

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Where to Stay in New Brunswick

1 Hyatt Regency New Brunswick

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2 Motel 6 New Brunswick, NJ

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3 Red Carpet Inn New Brunswick NJ

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Other Places in New Brunswick

1 New Brunswick City Hall

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New Brunswick City Hall

People born in New Brunswick (199)

People born in New Brunswick, including software programmer David S. Miller, computer programmer Charles Petzold, actor and producer Michael Douglas, .

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Schools in New Brunswick

College & universities near New Brunswick, NJ

Code Name City ZIP
186380 Rutgers University-New Brunswick New Brunswick (NJ) 08901-1281
185758 New Brunswick Theological Seminary New Brunswick (NJ) 08901-1107
482556 DeVry University-New Jersey North Brunswick (NJ) 08902
486956 Chamberlain University-New Jersey North Brunswick (NJ) 08902-3492
384421 Rabbi Jacob Joseph School Edison (NJ) 08817-4494

Stations (25)

Amtrak & bus stations near New Brunswick, NJ

Code Name Address Type
NBK New Brunswick station French and Albany Streets RAIL
MET Metropark station 100 Middlesex-Essex Turnpike RAIL
PJC Princeton Junction station 2 Wallace Road RAIL
EWR Newark Liberty International Airport Newark Liberty International Airport RAIL
NWK Pennsylvania Station 1 Raymond Plaza West RAIL

Post offices near New Brunswick

Post Office Name City ZIP
Handy Str Post Office New Brunswick (NJ) 08901
New Brunswick Post Office New Brunswick (NJ) 08901
Highland Park Post Office Highland Park (NJ) 08904
North Brunswick Post Office North Brunswick (NJ) 08902
Milltown Post Office Milltown (NJ) 08850

Other cities in Middlesex County

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

City Name Population Title
Woodbridge 99,430 Census-designated place in New Jersey, United States
Edison 98,721 Township in Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States
Menlo Park 97,687 Township in Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States
Old Bridge 65,414 Census-designated place in Old Bridge Township, Middlesex County, New Jersey
Piscataway 57,164 Township in New Jersey, United States
Perth Amboy 51,309 City in New Jersey
East Brunswick 48,309 Township in Middlesex County, New Jersey
Sayreville 43,855 Borough of New Jersey
Sayreville Junction 42,890 Unincorporated community in New Jersey
South Plainfield 23,965 Borough in Middlesex County, New Jersey
Carteret 23,383 Borough in Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States
South Old Bridge 23,233 City in Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States of America
Plainsboro 22,709 Township in Middlesex County, New Jersey
Morristown 19,229 Town in Morris County, New Jersey, USA
Iselin 18,695 Unincorporated community in New Jersey, United States
Avenel 17,011 Town in New Jersey, United States

Distance to Other Cities

New Brunswick distances to largest New Jersey cities