Brick City Newark N.J. is the largest city in the state, population approximately 281 thousand, because of crime and poverty. The name Brick City originates from the bricks that thirty the city population decreased from a high of half a million during the late 1950s and early 60’s city streets use to be paved with. The name has nothing to with drugs or drug use. Currently it also the name of a documentary on the Sundance Channel about the efforts to revitalize the city.
Newark N.J. is Brick City
by JBlackfrom the Bricks September 28, 2009

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Nick name for Newark New Jersey, derived from the large amount of crack bricks that can be purchased. The hardest, most ghetto city in America, possibly the world. If you think your city is ghetto, come here and prepare to be blown away.
An average of 4 people are murdered every day in the brick city.
by D April 29, 2004

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The one and only NEWARK, NEW JERSEY!!! Area code 973, exit 15E.
by M-easy July 05, 2003

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The home of Redman and the Outsider's.
see: the bricks
Reppin' Brick City 24-7.
by Diego November 13, 2003

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i got my ass kicked in the brick city.
by rmo July 06, 2003

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Most hardcore ghetto city with all the flavors, black and white, located in Newark, New Jersey.
Hey I'm steppin' down to Brick City so I can get my ass kicked, G.
by Social Engineer August 19, 2003

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Tha livest city in Dirty Jerzee homey!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Consists of 5 wards, has an airport, and a busy downtown section. I rep Da Brickz all day every day so hoffa @ cha boi.
I kno a hundred bloodz a hundred crips nikka i'm from New-ark, Newark!
by e February 10, 2005

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newark nj survive hear survive everywhere we hit hard
i almost got jumped by the bloodz but i ran away like speddy gonzalez and made it free
by latoya August 16, 2003

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