Rahway Union County, New Jersey

Rahway: City in Union County, New Jersey

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Location of Rahway on New Jersey map.

About

Rahway is a city located in the county of Union in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Its population at the 2010 census was 27,346. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 29,832 inhabitants.

The city was created 163 years ago in 1858.

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Tavern Rahway
Tavern Rahway image

Geography

Rahway is located at 40°36'29"N 74°16'40"W (40.6081600, -74.2776500). It has 2 neighbors: Clark and Linden.

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Rahway Quick Facts

Population : 29,832 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New Jersey (United States)
County : Union County
Postal code : 07065
Phone Area Codes : 732
Area : 10434000 km2
Altitude : 23 feet / 7 meters
Establishment : April 04, 1858 (163 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 17:44:06 (26th September 2021)
Population growth : 8.33% (2010-2020)

Rahway has 2 neighbours.

  • Clark township in southern Union County, New Jersey, United States
  • Linden city in Union County, New Jersey, USA

Demographics

The population of Rahway increased by 8.33% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 27,346 - census
2011 27,898 1.98% estimation process
2012 28,112 0.76% estimation process
2013 28,254 0.5% estimation process
2014 28,822 1.97% estimation process
2015 29,171 1.2% estimation process
2016 29,284 0.39% estimation process
2017 29,631 1.17% estimation process
2018 29,802 0.57% estimation process
2019 29,895 0.31% estimation process
2020 29,832 -0.21% estimation process

Rahway zip code is 07065. County name: Union, County fips: 34039

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Local Places in Rahway

1 City Court
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Address: 1 City Hall Plaza, Rahway, NJ 07065 ➦ Show Map

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2 The City of Rahway
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Address: 1 City Hall Plaza, Rahway, NJ 07065 ➦ Show Map

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3 Rahway Tax Collector
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Address: 1 City Hall Plaza, Rahway, NJ 07065 ➦ Show Map

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4 Municipal Administrator

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People born in Rahway (63)

People born in Rahway, including basketball player Louis Campbell, US tennis player Juliette Atkinson, musician Dory Previn, you can see a list of people who born in Rahway.

  • Kathleen Atkinson (US tennis player) she was born in 05/11/1875
  • Wayne Gilchrest (American politician) he was born in 15/04/1946
  • Richard Tuttle (American artist) he was born in 12/06/1941
  • Ronald Breslow (American chemist) he was born in 14/03/1931
  • Kurt Sutter (American television director) he was born in 05/05/1960
  • Chris Smith (New Jersey politician from the United States) he was born in 04/03/1953
  • Thaddeus Hyatt (abolitionist and inventor) he was born in 21/07/1816
  • Peter Boettke (American economist) he was born in 03/01/1960
  • Kenneth R. Miller (American biologist) he was born in 14/07/1948
  • Allan Vache (American musician) he was born in 16/12/1953
  • Dawn Marie Psaltis (American model, professional wrestler and valet) she was born in 03/11/1970
  • Paul Le Mat (American actor) he was born in 22/09/1952
  • Walter Seuffert (German politician and judge) he was born in 04/02/1907
  • Warren Vaché (American musician) he was born in 21/02/1951
  • Frank Thorne (Comic book artist) he was born in 16/06/1930
  • Emmanuel Yarborough (American mixed martial artist (1964-2015)) he was born in 05/09/1964
  • Janis Karpinski (United States general) she was born in 25/05/1953
  • Lisa Spoonauer (American actress (1972-2017)) she was born in 06/12/1972

Schools in Rahway

College & universities near Rahway, NJ

Code Name City ZIP
184056 Lincoln Technical Institute-Iselin Iselin (NJ) 08830

Stations (21)

Amtrak & bus stations near Rahway, NJ

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

Post offices near Rahway

Post Office Name City ZIP
Rahway Post Office Rahway (NJ) 07065

Other places with the same name (1)

Other cities in Union County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Union County , NJ. (more)

City Name Population Title
Elizabeth 128,382 City in and county seat of Union County, New Jersey, United States
Elizabethport 124,969 City in and county seat of Union County, New Jersey, United States
Union 67,137 Economic and political union of 27 states mostly located in Europe
Plainfield 50,011 City in Union County, New Jersey, United States of America
Linden 42,076 City in Union County, New Jersey, USA
Westfield 29,238 Town in Union County, New Jersey
Scotch Plains 24,138 Township in Union County, New Jersey, United States
Cranford 24,028 Township of New Jersey
Hillside 21,841 Township of New Jersey
Summit 21,812 City in Union County, New Jersey, United States
Roselle 21,689 Borough in New Jersey, USA
Clark 15,837 Township in southern Union County, New Jersey, United States
New Providence 13,994 Town in New Jersey, United States
Roselle Park 13,510 Borough in Union County, New Jersey
Berkeley Heights 13,313 Township in Union County, New Jersey
Kenilworth 8,153 Town in New Jersey

Distance to Other Cities

Rahway distances to largest New Jersey cities