Woodbridge, New Jersey

Woodbridge: Census-designated place in New Jersey, United States

About

Woodbridge is a CDP located in the county of Middlesex in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Its population at the 2010 census was 99,585 and a population density of 9,873 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 99,430 inhabitants.

Located in northeastern New Jersey's Middlesex County, Woodbridge Township is New Jersey's first incorporated township dating back to 1693. Today, it is the oldest original township in the state and boasts a diverse community and many historic sites.

Historic Downtown Woodbridge

The historic downtown area of Woodbridge offers a look into the town's rich history. Key landmarks include:

  • Woodbridge Train Station - Serves NJ Transit and Amtrak. The original building dates back to the 19th century.
  • Woodbridge Town Hall - Built in 1885 with iconic detailed brickwork and towers. Home of the town library and police headquarters.
  • First Presbyterian Church of Woodbridge - Colonial era church established in 1675.

Downtown also has art galleries, restaurants, parks, and a farmer's market.

Cultural Diversity

Woodbridge boasts a very diverse population including Italian, Irish, Hispanic, Asian, and African American communities. In town, you'll find Portuguese bakeries, Brazilian steakhouses, Peruvian restaurants, Indian cafes, and Halal food trucks, representing its many ethnic groups.

Things to Do

Popular attractions and activities in Woodbridge include:

  • Woodbridge Community Center - Houses the town's historical museum along with event facilities.
  • Woodbridge River Watch - Boat tours and kayaking along the Woodbridge River.
  • Merrill Park - Large recreational park with sports fields, playgrounds, and walking paths.
  • Parker Press Park - Ride miniature trains around this scenic park.

From its historic sites to diversity and recreation, Woodbridge provides an eclectic small town New Jersey experience.

Woodbridge locator map
Location of Woodbridge on New Jersey map.

Quick Facts about Woodbridge

Population : 99,430 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New Jersey (United States)
County : Middlesex County
Postal code : 07095
Phone Area Codes : 732
Area : 10.09 km2
Altitude : 30 feet / 9 meters
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 10:56:29 (19th April 2024)
Density : 9,858 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -0.16% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Woodbridge is located at 40°33'27"N 74°17'5"W (40.5576000, -74.2845900).

Woodbridge map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Woodbridge decreased by 0.16% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 99,585 - census
2011 99,647 0.06% estimation process
2012 99,951 0.3% estimation process
2013 100,090 0.14% estimation process
2014 100,122 0.03% estimation process
2015 100,219 0.1% estimation process
2016 99,947 -0.27% estimation process
2017 100,064 0.12% estimation process
2018 100,026 -0.04% estimation process
2019 100,145 0.12% estimation process
2020 99,430 -0.72% estimation process

Woodbridge zip code is 07095. County name: Middlesex, County fips: 34023

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People born in Woodbridge (2)

People born in Woodbridge, including glassblower Clarence Madison Dally, publisher Anson Davies Fitz Randolph, .

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Schools in Woodbridge

College & universities near Woodbridge, NJ

Code Name City ZIP
184056 Lincoln Technical Institute-Iselin Iselin (NJ) 08830
443225 PC AGE-Metropark Iselin (NJ) 08830
481429 Universal Training Institute Perth Amboy (NJ) 08861-4106
185536 Middlesex County College Edison (NJ) 08818-3050
417831 Union County Vocational Technical School Scotch Plains (NJ) 07076

Stations (23)

Amtrak & bus stations near Woodbridge, NJ

Code Name Address Type
MET Metropark station 100 Middlesex-Essex Turnpike RAIL
NBK New Brunswick station French and Albany Streets RAIL
EWR Newark Liberty International Airport Newark Liberty International Airport RAIL
NWK Pennsylvania Station 1 Raymond Plaza West RAIL
NYP Pennsylvania Station 8th Ave 31st Street / 8th Ave 33rd Street RAIL

Post offices near Woodbridge

Post Office Name City ZIP
Woodbridg Post Office Woodbridge (NJ) 07095
Sewaren Post Office Sewaren (NJ) 07077
Avenel Post Office Avenel (NJ) 07001
Port Reading Post Office Port Reading (NJ) 07064
Iselin Post Office Iselin (NJ) 08830

Other places with the same name (3)

Other cities in Middlesex County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Middlesex County , NJ. (more)

City Name Population Title
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
New Brunswick 56,182 The most populous city in Middlesex County, New Jersey.
Perth Amboy 51,309 The most populous city in Middlesex County, New Jersey.
East Brunswick 48,309 Township in Middlesex County, New Jersey
Sayreville 43,855 A borough in Middlesex County, New Jersey.
Sayreville Junction 42,890 A census-designated place in Middlesex County, 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

Woodbridge distances to largest New Jersey cities