Maplewood, New Jersey

Maplewood: Township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States

About

Maplewood is a township located in the county of Essex in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Its population at the 2010 census was 23,867 and a population density of 2,375 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 25,985 inhabitants.

The township was created 163 years ago in 1860.

Maplewood locator map
Location of Maplewood on New Jersey map.

Quick Facts about Maplewood

Population : 25,985 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New Jersey (United States)
County : Essex County
Postal code : 07040
Phone Area Codes : 973
Area : 10.05 km2
Altitude : 226 feet / 69 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1861 (163 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 03:40:41 (14th July 2024)
Density : 2,586 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 8.15% (2010-2020)
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Maplewood Municipal Bldg jeh image

Geography

Maplewood is located at 40°43'52"N 74°16'25"W (40.7312100, -74.2734800). It has 5 neighbors: Union, Brick, Irvington, South Orange and West Orange.

Maplewood map

Maplewood has 5 neighbours.

  • Union township of Union County, New Jersey
  • Brick A township in Ocean County, New Jersey. It is located on the Atlantic Ocean in eastern New Jersey. Brick is known for its many beaches, its many parks and green spaces, and its many attractions, such as the historic district and the Brick Historical Museum.
  • Irvington township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
  • South Orange town in Essex County, New Jersey
  • West Orange township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States

Demographics

The population of Maplewood increased by 8.15% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 23,867 - census
2011 23,914 0.2% estimation process
2012 23,869 -0.19% estimation process
2013 24,033 0.68% estimation process
2014 24,431 1.63% estimation process
2015 24,448 0.07% estimation process
2016 24,455 0.03% estimation process
2017 24,436 -0.08% estimation process
2018 25,194 3.01% estimation process
2019 25,380 0.73% estimation process
2020 25,985 2.33% estimation process

Maplewood zip code is 07040. County name: Essex, County fips: 34013

Jefferson, Maplewood, Middleville

People born in Maplewood (29)

People born in Maplewood, including actress Audrey Peters, painter and engraver Asher Brown Durand, screenwriter and humorist Bruce Feirstein, .

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Schools in Maplewood

College & universities near Maplewood, NJ

Code Name City ZIP
185396 Lincoln Technical Institute-Union Union (NJ) 07083

Stations (21)

Amtrak & bus stations near Maplewood, NJ

Code Name Address Type
EWR Newark Liberty International Airport Newark Liberty International Airport RAIL
NWK Pennsylvania Station 1 Raymond Plaza West RAIL
MET Metropark station 100 Middlesex-Essex Turnpike RAIL
NYP Pennsylvania Station 8th Ave 31st Street / 8th Ave 33rd Street RAIL
NBK New Brunswick station French and Albany Streets RAIL

Post offices near Maplewood

Post Office Name City ZIP
Maplewood Post Office Maplewood (NJ) 07040

Other places with the same name (3)

  • Maplewood , Minnesota A city in Ramsey County, Minnesota. It is located in the eastern part of the state, in the Minneapolis–Saint Paul metropolitan area. Maplewood is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Maplewood Historical Society and the Maplewood Library. with a population of 40,653 people.
  • Maplewood , Missouri city in Missouri, United States with a population of 8,074 people.

Other cities in Essex County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Essex County , NJ. (more)

City Name Population Title
Newark 282,520 The most populous city in New Jersey and the center of the Newark metropolitan area.
East Orange 64,630 The most populous city in Essex County, New Jersey.
Irvington 54,226 Township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
Bloomfield 49,810 Township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
West Orange 47,473 Township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
Montclair 38,509 Township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
Belleville 36,446 Township in New Jersey
Livingston 30,397 Township in New Jersey, United States
Orange 30,134 Township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
Nutley 28,457 Township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
South Orange 17,295 Town in Essex County, New Jersey
Verona 13,637 Township in Essex County, New Jersey
Clinton 12,881 Town in New Jersey, United States
Cedar Grove 12,457 Township in Essex County, New Jersey
Caldwell 7,943 Town in Essex County, New Jersey, USA
Glen Ridge 7,570 Town in New Jersey

Distance to Other Cities

Maplewood distances to largest New Jersey cities