New Jersey , US

State of the United States of America

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The state has a total area of 8,722.59 square miles (22591.4 km2).

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New Jersey Quick Facts

Population : 8,882,190
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
Local time : 11:24:58 (11th April 2021)
Weather : 70℉ Rain Showers Likely 7-days weather

  • Richard Codey , 17 January, 2006 2004-11-15T00:00:00Z
  • James Fairman Fielder , 28 October, 1913 1913-03-01T00:00:00Z
  • William Sanford Pennington , 19 June, 1815 1813-10-29T00:00:00Z
  • 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
  • Phil Murphy , 2018-01-16T00:00:00Z
  • 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
  • Edward C. Stokes , 21 January, 1908 1905-01-17T00:00:00Z
  • 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
  • Donald DiFrancesco , 8 January, 2002 2001-01-31T00:00:00Z
  • William Kennedy , 26 October, 1815 1815-06-19T00:00:00Z
  • Richard Codey , 15 January, 2002 2002-01-12T00:00:00Z
  • George Franklin Fort , 17 January, 1854 1851-01-21T00:00:00Z
  • Clifford Ross Powell , 8 January, 1935 1935-01-03T00:00:00Z
  • Clarence Edwards Case , 20 January, 1920 1920-01-13T00:00:00Z
  • Richard J. Hughes , 20 January, 1970 1962-01-16T00:00:00Z
  • Morgan Foster Larson , 19 January, 1932 1929-01-15T00:00:00Z
  • A. Harry Moore , 21 January, 1941 1938-01-18T00:00:00Z
  • Chris Christie , 16 January, 2018 2010-01-19T00:00:00Z
  • William Paterson , 30 March, 1793 1790-10-29T00:00:00Z
  • John Orus Bennett III , 12 January, 2002 2002-01-08T00:00:00Z
  • Leon Rutherford Taylor , 20 January, 1914 1913-10-28T00:00:00Z
  • 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
  • A. Harry Moore , 15 January, 1929 1926-01-19T00:00:00Z
  • Charles Creighton Stratton , 18 January, 1848 1845-01-21T00:00:00Z
  • George Theodore Werts , 21 January, 1896 1893-01-17T00:00:00Z
  • William Nelson Runyon , 13 January, 1920 1919-05-16T00:00:00Z
  • Charles Edison , 18 January, 1944 1941-01-21T00:00:00Z
  • Edward Irving Edwards , 15 January, 1923 1920-01-20T00:00:00Z
  • James Florio , 18 January, 1994 1990-01-16T00:00:00Z
  • Daniel Haines , 21 January, 1851 1848-01-18T00:00:00Z
  • Walter Evans Edge , 16 May, 1919 1917-01-16T00:00:00Z
  • Thomas Henderson , 3 June, 1793 1793-03-30T00:00:00Z
  • A. Harry Moore , 3 January, 1935 1932-01-19T00:00:00Z
  • George C. Ludlow , 15 January, 1884 1881-01-18T00:00:00Z

New Jersey has 3 neighbors .

  • 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

Year Population Method
1790 184,139 census
1800 211,149 census
1810 245,562 census
1820 277,575 census
1830 320,823 census
1840 373,306 census
1850 489,555 census
1860 672,035 census
1870 906,096 census
1880 1,131,116 census
1890 1,444,933 census
1900 1,884,000 estimation process
1901 1,889,000 census
1902 1,917,000 census
1903 1,969,000 census
1907 2,314,000 census
1908 2,403,000 census
1910 2,537,167 census
1913 2,729,000 census
1920 3,155,900 census
1930 4,041,334 census
1940 4,160,165 census
1950 4,835,329 census
1960 6,066,782 census
1970 7,168,164 census
1980 7,364,823 census
1990 7,730,188 census
2000 8,414,350 census
2010 8,791,894 census
2011 8,828,117 estimation process
2012 8,844,942 estimation process
2013 8,856,972 estimation process
2014 8,864,525 estimation process
2015 8,867,949 estimation process
2016 8,870,827 estimation process
2017 8,885,525 estimation process
2018 8,886,025 estimation process
2019 8,882,190 estimation process

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People born in New Jersey (200)

Many people were born here, 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.

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 282,011
Jersey City City in New Jersey, United States Hudson 262,075
Paterson City in and the county seat of Passaic County, New Jersey Passaic 145,233
Elizabeth City in and county seat of Union County, New Jersey, United States Union 129,216
Lakewood Township in Ocean County, New Jersey Ocean 106,300
Woodbridge Census-designated place in New Jersey, United States Middlesex 100,145
Edison Township in Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States Middlesex 99,758
Toms River Township of New Jersey Ocean 94,108
Hamilton Township in Mercer County, New Jersey, United States Monmouth 87,065
Clifton City in Passaic County, New Jersey Passaic 85,052
Trenton Capital of New Jersey, United States and seat of Mercer County, New Jersey, United States Mercer 83,203
Brick Most populous city in the state of New Jersey, United States; county seat of Essex County, New Jersey Ocean 76,100
Camden City in Camden County, New Jersey, United States Camden 73,562
Cherry Hill Township in Camden County, New Jersey, in the United States Camden 71,245
Passaic City in Passaic County, New Jersey, United States Passaic 69,703

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New Jersey Counties (more)

Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated
County Name Population
Bergen County 932,202
Middlesex County 825,062
Essex County 798,975
Hudson County 672,391
Monmouth County 618,795
Ocean County 607,186
Union County 556,341
Camden County 506,471
Passaic County 501,826
Morris County 491,845
Burlington County 445,349
Mercer County 367,430
Somerset County 328,934
Gloucester County 291,636
Atlantic County 263,670
Cumberland County 149,527

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