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New Jersey County Map and Population List in Excel

GENERAL INFO

The US state New Jersey (NJ) is the 11th largest state by population and 47th biggest state by area. New Jersey has 21 counties ranking it the 40th state with the most counties in USA. See below some basic information about the state:

Country:United States
State:New Jersey
Abbreviation:NJ
Capital:Trenton
Largest City:Newark
Population:8,882,190
Population rank in US:11th
Total Area [mi²]:8,722
Total Area [km²]:22,591
Area rank in US:47th
Number of Counties:21

NEW JERSEY COUNTY POPULATION DENSITY MAP

If you want to show data distributon per geographical area, density maps (or heat maps) are a great way to achieve this. For example, here is a New Jersey Population Density Map per County:

New Jersey County Population Density Map

We have prepared this easily with New Jersey County Heat Map Generator for population info. But it can also be used for many different data types such as employment rate, average temperature, racial distribution and so on.

We have prepared this easily with New Jersey County Heat Map Generator for population info. But it can also be used for many different data types such as employment rate, average temperature, racial distribution and so on.

NEW JERSEY COUNTIES LIST

Below are 21 New Jersey counties ranked by population information. The data is from the US Census Bureau. Note that, these are ZCTA (Zip Code Tabulation Area) codes which means they have geographical area and population. PO Boxes and military codes are excluded.You can copy and paste this list directly into your spreadsheet.
(Top 10 counties shown. To expand the list, simply click on the “show more” button)

RankCountyPopulation
1Bergen County932,202
2Middlesex County825,062
3Essex County798,975
4Hudson County672,391
5Monmouth County618,795
6Ocean County607,186
7Union County556,341
8Camden County506,471
9Passaic County501,826
10Morris County491,845
11Burlington County445,349
12Mercer County367,430
13Somerset County328,934
14Gloucester County291,636
15Atlantic County263,670
16Cumberland County149,527
17Sussex County140,488
18Hunterdon County124,371
19Warren County105,267
20Cape May County92,039
21Salem County62,385

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT NEW JERSEY COUNTIES

What is the largest county in New Jersey?

Out of the 21 counties in New Jersey, Bergen County is the largest by population. Burlington County is the largest by land area.

What is the smallest county in New Jersey?

Salem County is the smallest New Jersey county by population. Hudson County is the smallest by size.

What is the richest county in the state of New Jersey?

In terms of economics and average income level, Hunterdon County is the richest New Jersey county.

What is the poorest county in New Jersey?

Cumberland County is the poorest New Jersey county.

NEW JERSEY COUNTIES MAP PDF

We have prepared New Jersey county density map by population as a downloadable PDF.

New Jersey County Population Density MapYou can download the PDF for free from the link below:

New Jersey County Density Map PDF

VIDEO: HOW TO PAINT NEW JERSEY COUNTY MAP WITH YOUR DATA

Check the video below to see how we use our New Jersey County Map Excel Template to visualize any data over New Jersey counties.

CREATE YOUR NEW JERSEY DENSITY MAP IN 3 STEPS!

We have built the easiest New Jersey Heat Map Maker in the universe! It works fully in Excel:

Someka Heat Map Maker Step 1 Tin 1. DATA INPUT

Copy-Paste or input your values into our Excel template

Someka Heat Map Maker Step 2 Tin 2. SET OPTIONS

Customize the settings according to your preferences

Someka Heat Map Maker Step 3 Tin 3. CREATE YOUR MAP

Click the PAINT button to reflect your data onto the map

LINKS AND RESOURCES

Here is a list of useful links which we think can be helpful whether you work on data visualization or make research about New Jersey state and New Jersey counties.

Data Source for Population and many other US related data:
https://www.census.gov

Wikipedia Page for List of New Jersey Counties:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_counties_in_New_Jersey

Official Website of the State of New Jersey:
https://nj.gov/

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