New Jersey , US

New Jersey: State of the United States of America

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Geography

New Jersey is located at 40°10'1"N 74°29'60"W (40.1670600, -74.4998700). It has 3 neighbors: Delaware, New York and Pennsylvania.

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The largest city of New Jersey is Newark with a population of 282,520. Other cities include, Jersey City population 262,075, Paterson population 144,801, Elizabeth population 128,382 and Elizabethport population 124,969. See all New Jersey cities & populated places.

Weather

New Jersey forecast: A chance of rain showers before 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible. more

New Jersey Quick Facts

Population : 8,882,371
Country : United States of America
Head of government : Governor of New Jersey
Twitter username : NJGov
Area : 22591.4 km2
Water as percent of area : 15.69%
Land as percent of area : 84.31%
Continent : North America
Legislative body : New Jersey Legislature
Named for : Province of New Jersey
Official language : English
Altitude : 246 feet / 75 meters
Capital : Trenton
Establishment : December 12, 1787 (233 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York, Eastern Time Zone, UTC−05:00
Local time : 17:10:46 (24th September 2021)
Weather : 72℉ Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather

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  • Foster McGowan Voorhees , 21 January, 1902 1899-01-17T00:00:00Z
  • Charles Smith Olden , 20 January, 1863 1860-01-17T00:00:00Z
  • Leon Abbett , 18 January, 1887 1884-01-15T00:00:00Z
  • Thomas Kean , 16 January, 1990 1982-01-19T00:00:00Z
  • William Pennington , 27 October, 1843 1837-10-27T00:00:00Z
  • Elias P. Seeley , 25 October, 1833 1833-02-27T00:00:00Z
  • Joel Parker , 19 January, 1875 1872-01-16T00:00:00Z
  • William Livingston , 25 July, 1790 1776-08-31T00:00:00Z
  • Jim McGreevey , 15 November, 2004 2002-01-15T00:00:00Z
  • Robert B. Meyner , 16 January, 1962 1954-01-19T00:00:00Z
  • George Brinton McClellan , 18 January, 1881 1878-01-15T00:00:00Z
  • Joseph Bloomfield , 29 October, 1812 1803-10-29T00:00:00Z
  • William A. Newell , 17 January, 1860 1857-01-20T00:00:00Z
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  • Joseph Bloomfield , 28 October, 1802 1801-10-31T00:00:00Z
  • Aaron Ogden , 29 October, 1813 1812-10-29T00:00:00Z
  • Rodman M. Price , 20 January, 1857 1854-01-17T00:00:00Z
  • Leon Abbett , 17 January, 1893 1890-01-21T00:00:00Z
  • Walter Evans Edge , 21 January, 1947 1944-01-18T00:00:00Z
  • John Farmer , 8 January, 2002 2002-01-08T00:00:00Z
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  • Theodore Fitz Randolph , 16 January, 1872 1869-01-19T00:00:00Z
  • Mahlon Dickerson , 1 February, 1817 1815-10-26T00:00:00Z
  • Foster McGowan Voorhees , 18 October, 1898 1898-01-31T00:00:00Z
  • Marcus Lawrence Ward Sr. , 19 January, 1869 1866-01-16T00:00:00Z
  • Horace Griggs Prall , 15 January, 1935 1935-01-08T00:00:00Z
  • John Lambert , 29 October, 1803 1802-10-28T00:00:00Z
  • Jon Corzine , 19 January, 2010 2006-01-17T00:00:00Z
  • Isaac Halstead Williamson , 30 October, 1829 1817-02-06T00:00:00Z
  • Christine Todd Whitman , 31 January, 2001 1994-01-18T00:00:00Z
  • Elisha Lawrence , 29 October, 1790 1790-07-25T00:00:00Z
  • Joseph D. Bedle , 15 January, 1878 1875-01-19T00:00:00Z
  • David Ogden Watkins , 17 January, 1899 1898-10-18T00:00:00Z
  • George Sebastian Silzer , 19 January, 1926 1923-01-15T00:00:00Z
  • James Fairman Fielder , 16 January, 1917 1914-01-20T00:00:00Z
  • Robert Stockton Green , 21 January, 1890 1887-01-18T00:00:00Z
  • William T. Cahill , 15 January, 1974 1970-01-20T00:00:00Z
  • Harold Giles Hoffman , 18 January, 1938 1935-01-15T00:00:00Z
  • Peter Dumont Vroom , 26 October, 1832 1829-11-06T00:00:00Z
  • Joel Parker , 16 January, 1866 1863-01-20T00:00:00Z
  • Peter Dumont Vroom , 3 November, 1836 1833-10-25T00:00:00Z
  • Samuel L. Southard , 27 February, 1833 1832-10-27T00:00:00Z
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  • William Paterson , 30 March, 1793 1790-10-29T00:00:00Z
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  • Daniel Haines , 21 January, 1845 1843-10-27T00:00:00Z
  • John W. Griggs , 31 January, 1898 1896-01-21T00:00:00Z
  • Brendan Byrne , 19 January, 1982 1974-01-15T00:00:00Z
  • Franklin Murphy , 17 January, 1905 1902-01-21T00:00:00Z
  • John Franklin Fort , 17 January, 1911 1908-01-21T00:00:00Z
  • Woodrow Wilson , 1 March, 1913 1911-01-17T00:00:00Z
  • Richard Howell , 31 October, 1801 1793-06-03T00:00:00Z
  • Alfred Eastlack Driscoll , 19 January, 1954 1947-01-21T00:00:00Z
  • Philemon Dickerson , 27 October, 1837 1836-11-03T00:00:00Z
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  • William Nelson Runyon , 13 January, 1920 1919-05-16T00:00:00Z
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  • Walter Evans Edge , 16 May, 1919 1917-01-16T00:00:00Z
  • Thomas Henderson , 3 June, 1793 1793-03-30T00:00:00Z
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  • George C. Ludlow , 15 January, 1884 1881-01-18T00:00:00Z

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New Jersey has 3 neighbours.

  • Delaware state of the United States of America
  • New York state of the United States of America
  • Pennsylvania state in the northeastern United States

  • Atlantic County
  • Passaic County
  • Bergen County
  • Warren County
  • Somerset County
  • Middlesex County
  • Mercer County
  • Burlington County
  • Salem County
  • Hunterdon County
  • Monmouth County
  • Cape May County
  • Essex County
  • Sussex County
  • Ocean County
  • Hudson County
  • Cumberland County
  • Camden County
  • Gloucester County
  • Morris County
  • Union County

Demographics

Year Population % Change Method
1790 184,139 - census
1800 211,149 12.79% census
1810 245,562 14.01% census
1820 277,575 11.53% census
1830 320,823 13.48% census
1840 373,306 14.06% census
1850 489,555 23.75% census
1860 672,035 27.15% census
1870 906,096 25.83% census
1880 1,131,116 19.89% census
1890 1,444,933 21.72% census
1900 1,884,000 23.31% estimation process
1901 1,889,000 0.26% census
1902 1,917,000 1.46% census
1903 1,969,000 2.64% census
1907 2,314,000 14.91% census
1908 2,403,000 3.7% census
1910 2,537,167 5.29% census
1913 2,729,000 7.03% census
1920 3,155,900 13.53% census
1930 4,041,334 21.91% census
1940 4,160,165 2.86% census
1950 4,835,329 13.96% census
1960 6,066,782 20.3% census
1970 7,168,164 15.36% census
1980 7,364,823 2.67% census
1990 7,730,188 4.73% census
2000 8,414,350 8.13% census
2010 8,791,894 4.29% census
2011 8,828,117 0.41% estimation process
2012 8,844,942 0.19% estimation process
2013 8,856,972 0.14% estimation process
2014 8,864,525 0.09% estimation process
2015 8,867,949 0.04% estimation process
2016 8,870,827 0.03% estimation process
2017 8,885,525 0.17% estimation process
2018 8,886,025 0.01% estimation process
2019 8,882,190 -0.04% estimation process
2020 8,882,371 0% estimation process

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People born in New Jersey (200)

People born in New Jersey, including British-actress Lauren Cohan, psychologist & scholar Robert Sternberg, Animator, union organizer Bill Littlejohn, you can see a list of people who born in New Jersey.

  • Patrick McDonnell (American illustrator) he was born in 17/03/1956
  • Zack Hemsey (composer) he was born in 30/05/1983
  • Jack Antonoff (American singer, musician, songwriter and record producer) he was born in 31/03/1984
  • John J. Mooney (chemical engineer and inventor) he was born in 06/04/1930
  • Jason Lutes (cartoonist) he was born in 12/07/1967
  • Joseph Nye (American political scientist) he was born in 19/01/1937
  • Melody Gardot (American pop and jazz singer) she was born in 02/02/1985
  • Deanna Russo (American television actress) she was born in 17/10/1979
  • Liza Weil (American actress) she was born in 05/06/1977
  • Patti Scialfa (American singer) she was born in 29/07/1953
  • Holly Black (American children's fiction writer) she was born in 10/11/1971
  • Martha M. Place (first woman to die in the electric chair and murder) she was born in 18/09/1849
  • Al Aronowitz (American rock journalist) he was born in 20/05/1928
  • George Papp (artist) he was born in 20/01/1916
  • Bradley Steven Perry (actor) he was born in 23/11/1998
  • Will Bradley (American trombonist) he was born in 12/07/1912
  • Charles Arthur Musès (American mathematician, cyberneticist, editor) he was born in 28/04/1919
  • Stephen P. Synnott (American astronomer) he was born in 01/01/1946

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Largest Cities in New Jersey (more)

Cities, Towns, Villages, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in New Jersey.

City Name Title County Population
Somerset Community in Franklin Township, New Jersey Somerset 965,424
Newark Most populous city in the state of New Jersey, United States; county seat of Essex County, New Jersey Essex 282,520
Jersey City City in New Jersey, United States Hudson 262,075
Paterson City in and the county seat of Passaic County, New Jersey Passaic 144,801
Elizabeth City in and county seat of Union County, New Jersey, United States Union 128,382
Elizabethport City in and county seat of Union County, New Jersey, United States Union 124,969
Lakewood Township in Ocean County, New Jersey Ocean 107,439
Woodbridge Census-designated place in New Jersey, United States Middlesex 99,430
Edison Township in Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States Middlesex 98,721
Menlo Park Township in Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States Middlesex 97,687
Toms River Township of New Jersey Ocean 95,339
Hamilton Township in Mercer County, New Jersey, United States Monmouth 86,722
Clifton City in Passaic County, New Jersey Passaic 85,025
Trenton Capital of New Jersey, United States and seat of Mercer County, New Jersey, United States Mercer 82,957
Brick Most populous city in the state of New Jersey, United States; county seat of Essex County, New Jersey Ocean 76,863
Camden City in Camden County, New Jersey, United States Camden 73,740

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New Jersey Counties (more)

Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated
County Name Population
Bergen County 930,394
Middlesex County 822,736
Essex County 800,501
Hudson County 671,666
Monmouth County 618,381
Ocean County 614,237
Union County 555,394
Camden County 506,809
Passaic County 500,382
Morris County 491,087
Burlington County 446,596
Mercer County 367,239
Somerset County 329,331
Gloucester County 293,245
Atlantic County 262,945
Cumberland County 147,008

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