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Table 2.II.D

Land Area and Population - Per Square Mile
New York - Northern New Jersey - Long Island (NY-NJ-PA)
MSA 1990, 2000, 2010

 
     
  County
Square
Miles
1990
2000
%
Change
1990 - 2000
2010*
%
Change
2000 - 10
 
  New York City  
  Kings (Brooklyn)
70.82
32,619
34,917
7.0
35,369
1.28
 
  Queens
108.53
17,839
20,409
14.4
20,554
0.07
 
  New York
22.83
52,419
66,940
27.7
69,467
3.6
 
  Bronx
42.10
28,641
31,709
10.7
32,904
3.6
 
  Richmond (Staten Island)
58.37
6,467
7,588
17.3
8,030
5.5
 
 
Weighted
Average
60.66
23,201
26,402
13.8
33,264
2.93
 
     
  Neighboring Counties, New York State  
  Suffolk
912.2
1,451
1,556
7.3
1,637
5.9
 
  Nassau
286.69
4,489
4,655
3.7
4,705
1.06
 
  Westchester
432.82
2,021
2,134
5.6
2,205
3.21
 
  Rockland
174.22
1,524
1,646
8.0
1,796
8.3
 
  Putnam
231.28
363
414
14.2
433
4.38
 
 
Weighted
Average
407
1,882
1,993
5.9
2,155
4.57
 
     
  Neighboring Counties, New Jersey/Pennsylvania  
  Bergen
234.17
3,524
3,776
7.1
3,865.2
2.3
 
  Essex
126.27
6,162
6,285
2.0
6,208.7
-1.2
 
  Hudson
46.69
11,855
13,044
10.0
9,999
-23
 
  Hunterdon
429.94
251
284
13.2
298
4.9
 
  Middlesex
309.72
2,163
2,422
12.0
2,614.8
7.9
 
  Monmouth
471.94
1,172
1,304
11.2
1,335.7
2.4
 
  Morris
468.99
898
1,003
11.6
1,049.7
4.6
 
  Ocean
636.28
681
803
17.9
906.2
12.8
 
  Passaic
185.29
2,448
2,639
7.8
2,705.1
2.5
 
  Somerset
304.69
789
976
23.8
1,061.6
8.7
 
  Sussex
521.26
251
277
10.1
286.4
3.4
 
  Union
103.29
4,781
5,059
5.8
5,194.1
2.6
 
  Pike, PA
546.81
51
85
65.8
104.9
23.4
 
 
Weighted
Average
337
1,297
1,426
12.4
1,450
1.7
 
     
  *latest data available  
 

Source:
U.S. Census Bureau - State and County Quick Facts
 

 

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