Table 8. Population Density Rank, New Jersey Counties: 1930 - 1990

 
COUNTY        1930    1940    1950    1960    1970    1980    1990

Atlantic        11      13      13      13      15      15      15
Bergen           5       4       4       4       4       4       4
Burlington      16      17      15      14      13      14      14

Camden           6       6       6       6       6       6       6
Cape May        17      18      18      16      17      16      16
Cumberland      14      14      14      15      16      17      17

Essex            2       2       2       2       2       2       2
Gloucester      12      12      12      12      12      12      12
Hudson           1       1       1       1       1       1       1

Hunterdon       19      19      19      20      20      20      20
Mercer           7       7       7       8       8       8       8
Middlesex        8       8       8       7       7       7       7

Monmouth         9       9       9       9       9       9       9
Morris          10      10      10      10      10      10      10
Ocean           21      20      20      18      14      13      13

Passaic          4       5       5       5       5       5       5
Salem           18      16      17      19      19      21      21
Somerset        13      11      11      11      11      11      11

Sussex          20      21      21      21      21      19      19
Union            3       3       3       3       3       3       3
Warren          15      15      16      17      18      18      18

NOTE: Population Density = Resident Population divided by Land Area
SOURCE: Area Square Miles are based on the 1990 Census of Populatio
               Population data are from the U.S. Decennial Censuses