Piscataway, Middlesex County, New Jersey

Piscataway: Township in New Jersey, United States

About

Piscataway is a township located in the county of Middlesex in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Its population at the 2010 census was 56,044 and a population density of 1,137 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 57,164 inhabitants.

The township was created 329 years ago in 1693.

Quick Facts about Piscataway

Population : 57,164 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New Jersey (United States)
County : Middlesex County
Area : 49.29 km2
Altitude : 56 feet / 17 meters
Establishment : October 10, 1693 (329 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 06:26:09 (8th February 2023)
Postal code : 08854
Density : 1,160 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 1.96% (2010-2020)
Piscataway locator map
Location of Piscataway on New Jersey map.
Community Center  Piscataway  NJ image
Community Center Piscataway NJ
Community Center  Piscataway  NJ image

Geography

Piscataway is located at 40°29'57"N 74°23'57"W (40.4992700, -74.3990400). It has 8 neighbors: Highland Park, Dunellen, Edison, Middlesex, New Brunswick, Plainfield, South Bound Brook and South Plainfield.

Piscataway map

Piscataway has 8 neighbours.

  • Highland Park borough in Middlesex County, New Jersey
  • Dunellen borough in Middlesex County, New Jersey
  • Edison township in Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States
  • Middlesex borough in New Jersey, USA
  • New Brunswick city in and county seat of Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States
  • Plainfield city in Union County, New Jersey, United States of America
  • South Bound Brook borough in Somerset County, New Jersey
  • South Plainfield borough in Middlesex County, New Jersey

Demographics

The population of Piscataway increased by 1.96% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 56,044 - census
2011 56,204 0.28% estimation process
2012 56,646 0.78% estimation process
2013 56,854 0.37% estimation process
2014 56,846 -0.01% estimation process
2015 57,029 0.32% estimation process
2016 56,864 -0.29% estimation process
2017 56,925 0.11% estimation process
2018 56,721 -0.36% estimation process
2019 56,837 0.2% estimation process
2020 57,164 0.57% estimation process

Piscataway zip code is 08854. County name: Middlesex, County fips: 34023

New Market, Piscataway, Piscattaway

People born in Piscataway (25)

People born in Piscataway, including Model, actress Lisa Marie, women's basketball player Asjha Jones, sportsperson Anthony Davis, .

List

  • Paul Rudnick (American playwright and screenwriter) he was born in 29/12/1957
  • Robert Scoble (American blogger) he was born in 18/01/1965
  • Kyle Wilson (American football player) he was born in 30/05/1987
  • Melissa Bacelar (American actress) she was born in 11/05/1979
  • Brandon Renkart (American football player) he was born in 29/12/1984
  • Edward Antill (American Revolutionary War soldier) he was born in 11/04/1742
  • Isaac Low (American politician) he was born in 13/04/1735
  • Karl-Anthony Towns (American professional basketball player) he was born in 15/11/1995
  • Marc Cintron (American footballer) he was born in 12/11/1990
  • Nicholas Low (American merchant and developer) he was born in 30/03/1739
  • Rachael Hip-Flores (American actress and writer) she was born in 21/10/1987
  • Tim Martin Gleason (American actor and singer)
  • Dwayne Gratz (American football player) he was born in 08/03/1990
  • Marvin Booker (Player of American football) he was born in 16/03/1990
  • J. D. Griggs (American football player) he was born in 05/11/1990
  • Jeremy Crayton (American-football player (1990-)) he was born in 27/11/1990
  • Tajae Sharpe (American football wide receiver) he was born in 23/12/1994
  • Andrew Drake I (American Revolutionary War captain) he was born in 20/01/1684

Schools in Piscataway

College & universities near Piscataway, NJ

Code Name City ZIP
384421 Rabbi Jacob Joseph School Edison (NJ) 08817-4494
185536 Middlesex County College Edison (NJ) 08818-3050
185758 New Brunswick Theological Seminary New Brunswick (NJ) 08901-1107
186380 Rutgers University-New Brunswick New Brunswick (NJ) 08901-1281
486956 Chamberlain University-New Jersey North Brunswick (NJ) 08902-3492

Stations (24)

Amtrak & bus stations near Piscataway, 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 Piscataway

Post Office Name City ZIP
Nixon Post Office Edison (NJ) 08817
Highland Park Post Office Highland Park (NJ) 08904
Edison Post Office Edison (NJ) 08817
Kilmer Post Office Edison (NJ) 08899
New Brunswick Post Office New Brunswick (NJ) 08901

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
New Brunswick 56,182 City in and county seat of Middlesex County, 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

Piscataway distances to largest New Jersey cities