Welcome to Elizabeth, New Jersey, a City with a proud history dating back to the founding of our Country, and an even more exciting future. City Hall is located at 50 Winfield Scott Plaza and open Monday through Friday, 8am to 4pm.
Population & Growth
With a population of over 140,000, the City of Elizabeth is New Jersey's fourth largest City. As the Union County Seat, Elizabeth contains most major governmental offices and courts servicing the County.
Over the past years the City has experienced remarkable revitalization and development efforts boasting the area's most exciting retail and entertainment opportunities. Last year more than 15 million people visited Elizabeth's Jersey Gardens Mall, the largest mall on the East Coast. Elizabeth is also home to the nation's top performing IKEA store and the largest Toys-R-Us Kids World.
Elizabeth is a City easily accessible by land, sea, rail, and air, located in one of the largest metropolitan areas in the Nation. It is a great American City that many are proud to call home and many more love to visit.