Vernon, New Jersey

Vernon: Township in Sussex County, New Jersey


Vernon is a township located in the county of Camden in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Its population at the 2010 census was 23,943 and a population density of 339 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 21,879 inhabitants.

The township was created 231 years ago in 1793.

Vernon locator map
Location of Vernon on New Jersey map.

Quick Facts about Vernon

Population : 21,879 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New Jersey (United States)
County : Camden County
Area : 70.59 km2
Altitude : 1,873 feet / 571 meters
Establishment : April 04, 1793 (231 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 18:15:47 (15th April 2024)
Postal code : 07462
Density : 310 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -9.43% (2010-2020)
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Vernon Mcafee
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Vernon is located at 39°53'50"N 75°1'55"W (39.8973400, -75.0318400). It has 3 neighbors: Wantage, West Milford and Warwick.

Vernon map

Vernon has 3 neighbours.


According to census records, the population of Vernon decreased by 9.43% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 23,943 - census
2011 23,436 -2.16% estimation process
2012 23,215 -0.95% estimation process
2013 22,981 -1.02% estimation process
2014 22,766 -0.94% estimation process
2015 22,493 -1.21% estimation process
2016 22,311 -0.82% estimation process
2017 22,190 -0.55% estimation process
2018 22,093 -0.44% estimation process
2019 21,989 -0.47% estimation process
2020 21,879 -0.5% estimation process

Vernon zip code is 07462. County name: Sussex, County fips: 34037

People born in Vernon (2)

People born in Vernon, including politician John Winans, diplomat William L. Winans, .


Schools in Vernon

College & universities near Vernon, NJ

Code Name City ZIP
486734 Jolie Health & Beauty Academy-Cherry Hill Cherry Hill (NJ) 08003

Stations (28)

Amtrak & bus stations near Vernon, NJ

Code Name Address Type
CRH Cherry Hill, New Jersey Cornell Ave. & West Marlton Pike OTHER
LDW Lindenwold Station Ave & White Horse Rd West OTHER
PNK Pennsauken, NJ 215 Derousse Avenue BUS
PHL 30th Street Station 2955 Market St. RAIL
PHN North Philadelphia station 2900 North Broad St. RAIL

Post offices near Vernon

Post Office Name City ZIP
Haddonfield Post Office Haddonfield (NJ) 08033

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Other cities in Camden County

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

City Name Population Title
Camden 73,740 The most populous city in Camden County, New Jersey.
Cherry Hill 72,037 Township in Camden County, New Jersey, in the United States
Jackson 58,371 Unincorporated community in Waterford Township, Camden County, New Jersey
Winslow 38,543 Township of New Jersey
Pennsauken 35,728 Township in New Jersey, United States of America
Morris 22,352 Township in Morris County, New Jersey
Lindenwold 17,211 Borough in Camden County, New Jersey
Haddon 14,508 Township in New Jersey
Cherry Hill Mall 14,171 Census designated place
Collingswood 13,848 Borough in Camden County, New Jersey, United States
Highland Park 13,592 Borough in Middlesex County, New Jersey
Florence 12,473 Township in Burlington County, New Jersey
Greentree 11,367 Census designated place
Bellmawr 11,329 Borough of New Jersey, United States
Haddonfield 11,322 Borough in New Jersey
Gloucester City 11,219 City in Camden County, New Jersey, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Vernon distances to largest New Jersey cities