New Jersey

established Dec. 18, 1787 formerly known as Province of New Jersey, then sovereign state in Confederation
flag of New Jersey
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seal of New Jersey
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coat of arms of New Jersey
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New Jersey two letter code: NJ
capital: Trenton est. 1784
population:
8,936,574 ( 1189.00 people per square mile )
Nicknames:
Garden State
The Crossroads of the Revolution
Garbage State
3 Neighboring States:
Delaware
New York
Pennsylvania
9 Areacodes:
201     551     609     732     848     856     862     908     973    
Airport : 100
Balloonport : 5
Heliport : 207
Seaplane Base : 7
Electoral Votes: 14
State Motto: Liberty and prosperity
Highest point in New Jersey: High Point , 1,803 feet
fossil Duck-billed dinosaur
fossil scientific name Hadrosaurus foulkii
tree Northern Red Oak
tree binomial nomenclature Quercus rubra
flower Violet
flower scientificname Viola sororia
fish Brook trout
fish binomial nomenclature Salvelinus fontinalis
bird Eastern Goldfinch
shell Knobbed whelk
insect European honey bee
insect scientific name Apis mellifera
horse Horse (state animal)
dinosaur Hadrosaurus foulkii
land mammal Horse
zipcodes for New Jersey : 07001 07002 07003 07004 07005 07006 07007
all 725 zipcodes for New Jersey
Crime Chart New Jersey Crime (2014) USA Crime (2014)
population 8,938,175 318,857,056
violent crimes 23,3461,197,987
violent crime rate261.2375.7
murder and manslaughter34914,249
murder and manslaughter rate3.94.5
rape1,274116,645
rape rate14.336.6
robbery10,498325,802
robbery rate117.5102.2
aggravated assault11,225741,291
aggravated assault rate125.6232.5
property crimes154,9938,277,829
property crime rate1734.12596.1
burglary31,7101,729,806
burglary rate354.8542.5
larceny theft111,5785,858,496
larceny theft rate1248.31837.3
motor vechicle theft11,705689,527
motor vehicle theft rate131.0216.2
Top Causes of Death in New Jersey (2019)
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  • Diseases of heart -- (18,440)
  • Cancer (malignant neoplasms) -- (15,466)
  • Other than 51 Rankable Causes (Not eligible for leading cause ranking) -- (13,598)
  • Unintentional injuries -- (4,486)
  • Stroke (cerebrovascular diseases) -- (3,469)
  • Chronic lower respiratory diseases -- (3,024)
  • Alzheimer's disease -- (2,606)
  • Septicemia -- (1,948)
  • Diabetes mellitus -- (1,915)
  • Nephritis, nephrotic syndrome and nephrosis -- (1,599)
786 cities in New Jersey
Map City Population
Newark 281,944
Jersey City 264,290
Paterson 147,754
Elizabeth 129,007
Edison 102,701
Woodbridge (Township) 102,105
Lakewood (Township) 99,262
Toms River (Township) 90,817
Toms River 89,459
Hamilton 89,030
Clifton 86,334
Trenton 84,225
Camden 76,119
Brick 75,012
Cherry Hill 71,340
Passaic 71,085
Union City 69,156
Old Bridge (Township) 67,215
Bayonne 66,311
Franklin 66,158
Middletown 66,024
East Orange 64,949
Gloucester 63,939
North Bergen 62,993
Vineland 60,818
Union 58,128
Piscataway 58,069
New Brunswick 57,035
Jackson 56,416
Wayne 55,210
Irvington 54,580
Parsippany-Troy Hills 53,641
Hoboken 53,635
West New York 53,366
Perth Amboy 52,682
Howell 52,104
Lakewood 51,944
Plainfield 51,217
East Brunswick 48,976
Bloomfield 48,276
Washington 47,862
West Orange 47,390
South Brunswick 45,664
Evesham 45,577
Bridgewater 45,198
Sayreville 44,920
Hackensack 44,834
Monroe 44,141
Egg Harbor 43,882
Manchester 43,542
North Brunswick 42,725
Kearny 42,137
Linden 42,021
Mount Laurel 41,842
Berkeley 41,699
Teaneck 40,972
Marlboro 40,671
Manalapan 40,169
Hillsborough 39,821
Atlantic City 39,260
Winslow 39,019
Montclair 38,202
Galloway 37,291
Monroe 36,862
Fort Lee 36,672
Ewing 36,486
Belleville 36,354
Freehold (Township) 35,807
Pennsauken 35,628
Fair Lawn 33,597
Lawrence 33,242
Garfield 31,802
Willingboro 31,270
Long Branch 30,941
Deptford 30,569
City of Orange 30,563
Westfield 30,548
Livingston 29,849
Princeton 29,603
Rahway 29,508
Voorhees 29,370
Mount Olive 29,055
Nutley 28,748
Englewood 28,539
Lacey 28,450
West Windsor 28,383
Millville 28,230
Pemberton (Township) 27,771
Bergenfield 27,621
East Windsor 27,603
Neptune 27,574
Ocean 27,105
Bernards 27,010
Paramus 26,974
Stafford 26,959
Hamilton 26,787
West Milford 26,770
Mahwah 26,590
Wall 26,055
Randolph 25,957
Ridgewood 25,621
Bridgeton 25,031
Cliffside Park 24,857
Lodi 24,835
Maplewood 24,700
Rockaway (Township) 24,679
Somerset 24,375
South Plainfield 24,290
Carteret 24,170
Scotch Plains 24,149
Cranford 24,143
Plainsboro 23,621
Old Bridge 23,572
Roxbury 23,511
Medford 23,414
Montgomery 23,049
Burlington (Township) 22,826
Morris 22,633
Vernon 22,549
Lyndhurst 22,286
North Plainfield 22,140
Lower 22,125
Barnegat (Township) 22,108
Summit 22,074
Raritan 22,041
Hillside 21,984
Montville 21,850
Roselle 21,670
Jefferson 21,494
West Deptford 21,420
Pleasantville 20,755
Palisades Park 20,743
Little Egg Harbor 20,632
Moorestown 20,564
Woodbridge 20,434
Millburn 20,363
Elmwood Park 20,279
Hazlet 20,097
Glassboro 19,216
Sparta 19,159
Secaucus 19,104
Hawthorne 19,074
Maple Shade 18,963
Washington 18,752
Rutherford 18,690
Middle 18,615
Hopewell (Township) 18,606
Morristown 18,594
Point Pleasant 18,523
Aberdeen 18,503
Iselin 18,457
Dover 18,346
Dumont 18,001
Avenel 17,952
Tinton Falls 17,772
Colonia 17,530
Springfield 17,502
Lindenwold 17,458
Wyckoff 17,224
Denville 16,818
New Milford 16,801
Delran 16,767
Holmdel 16,671
Franklin 16,669
Cinnaminson 16,651
South River 16,399
South Orange Village 16,380
Ocean Acres 16,187
Madison 16,126
Warren 15,955
Readington 15,931
North Arlington 15,904
Asbury Park 15,818
Clark 15,535
Pequannock 15,506
Harrison 15,474
Williamstown 15,425
Ramsey 15,102
Mantua 15,054
Fords 15,028
Tenafly 14,880
Franklin Park 14,815
Branchburg 14,675
Hammonton 14,618
Haddon 14,543
Little Falls 14,533
Phillipsburg 14,515
Hopatcong 14,510
Fairview 14,451
Moorestown-Lenola 14,436
Hanover 14,409
Springdale 14,402
Highland Park 14,347
Robbinsville (Township) 14,176
Saddle Brook 14,098
Weehawken 14,040
Collingswood 14,000
Cherry Hill Mall 13,950
Middlesex 13,934
West Freehold 13,922
Bradley Gardens 13,902
Metuchen 13,886
Roselle Park 13,670
Princeton Meadows 13,631
Verona 13,569
Berkeley Heights 13,549
Oakland 13,165
Ridgefield Park 13,102
Mercerville 13,048
Clinton (Township) 13,022
Harrison 12,984
Hamilton Square 12,870
Pennsville (Township) 12,827
Short Hills 12,729
Florence (Township) 12,688
Cedar Grove 12,625
Woodland Park 12,518
New Providence 12,469
Ringwood 12,448
Lumberton 12,428
Eatontown 12,301
Woolwich 12,295
Hasbrouck Heights 12,227
Red Bank 12,204
Somerville 12,202
Edgewater 12,034
Upper 12,014
Holiday City-Berkeley 12,013
Glen Rock 11,999
Freehold 11,959
Bordentown (Township) 11,935
Martinsville 11,914
Pennsville 11,864
Wanaque 11,848
Florham Park 11,835
Wallington 11,716
River Edge 11,668
Guttenberg 11,665
Upper Montclair 11,637
Greentree 11,529
Bellmawr 11,462
Haddonfield 11,414
Ridgefield 11,373
Ocean City 11,355
Gloucester City 11,329
East Hanover 11,269
Westwood 11,247
Beachwood 11,214
Pompton Lakes 11,202
Wantage 11,074
West Caldwell 11,060
Robertsville 11,055
Browns Mills 10,973
Totowa 10,973
Little Ferry 10,963
Franklin Lakes 10,899
Echelon 10,831
Waterford 10,753
Somers Point 10,688
Chatham (Township) 10,585
Hillsdale 10,559
Pine Hill 10,510
Bound Brook 10,497
Ventnor City 10,486
Millstone 10,443
Manville 10,429
Lincoln Park 10,405
Marlton 10,397
Kinnelon 10,392
East Greenwich 10,380
Southampton 10,337
Kendall Park 10,331
Waldwick 10,095
Colts Neck 10,039
River Vale 10,033
Woodbury 10,020
Keansburg 9,873
Burlington 9,808
Maywood 9,805
Brookdale 9,706
Hackettstown 9,579
Lake Mohawk 9,568
Mount Holly 9,493
Washington 9,375
Pine Lake Park 9,295
Leonia 9,219
Brigantine 9,204
Villas 9,199
East Rutherford 9,164
Pittsgrove 9,081
Succasunna 9,047
Chatham 8,993
Park Ridge 8,919
Pitman 8,898
Matawan 8,853
Ocean 8,850
South Amboy 8,846
Cresskill 8,812
Edgewater Park 8,788
Long Hill 8,779
White Meadow Lake 8,734
Audubon 8,730
Westampton 8,726
Closter 8,662
Mansfield 8,574
North Haledon 8,548
Northfield 8,521
Plumsted 8,513
Clayton 8,493
Spotswood 8,476
Haledon 8,451
Montvale 8,442
Boonton 8,441
White Horse 8,422
Bogota 8,400
Runnemede 8,381
Upper Saddle River 8,379
Absecon 8,317
Ashland 8,260
Wood-Ridge 8,249
Lopatcong 8,245
Bedminster 8,241
Budd Lake 8,234
Oradell 8,218
Bloomingdale 8,215
Kenilworth 8,215
New Hanover 8,078
Byram 8,031
Raritan 8,031
Hardyston 8,030
Riverside 7,997
West Long Branch 7,994
Newton 7,979
Chester (Township) 7,963
Fort Dix 7,948
Caldwell 7,948
Carneys Point (Township) 7,846
Bernardsville 7,801
Mystic Island 7,792
Maurice River 7,737
Crestwood Village 7,703
Butler 7,701
Emerson 7,697
Dayton 7,690
Glen Ridge 7,660
Fanwood 7,651
East Franklin 7,647
North Hanover 7,609
Berlin 7,590
Upper Deerfield 7,586
Fairfield 7,578
Chesterfield 7,572
Haddon Heights 7,514
Buena Vista 7,506
Mansfield 7,502
Dunellen 7,431
Twin Rivers 7,402
Midland Park 7,329
Palmyra 7,314
Carneys Point 7,268
Green Brook 7,268
Pomona 7,164
Keyport 7,145
Milltown 7,049
Stratford 7,013
Strathmore 6,975
Linwood 6,973
Tabernacle 6,954
Smithville 6,950
Rumson 6,926
Upper Freehold 6,887
Mountainside 6,885
Laurence Harbor 6,845
Yardville 6,825
Allendale 6,822
Barrington 6,817
North Caldwell 6,661
Madison Park 6,616
Wharton 6,613
Yorketown 6,598
Washington 6,498
Rockaway 6,494
Washington (Township) 6,465
Lincroft 6,436
Shamong 6,419
Lebanon (Township) 6,393
Fairfield 6,355
Dennis 6,315
Carlstadt 6,279
Margate City 6,237
Finderne 6,205
Kingston Estates 6,161
Mullica 6,098
Hainesport 6,053
Fair Haven 6,029
Jamesburg 6,029
Andover (Township) 6,022
Old Tappan 6,016
Eastampton 6,011
Ramblewood 5,999
Paulsboro 5,989
Logan 5,983
Green Knoll 5,954
Prospect Park 5,953
Woodcliff Lake 5,917
Watchung 5,916
Little Silver 5,913
Ramtown 5,886
Tewksbury 5,884
Roseland 5,876
Mendham (Township) 5,873
Norwood 5,869
Blairstown (Township) 5,819
Manasquan 5,815
Oceanport 5,739
Belmar 5,712
Rochelle Park 5,683
Union 5,679
Heathcote 5,668
Cape May Court House 5,664
Morris Plains 5,626
Union Beach 5,595
Greenwich (Township) 5,556
Independence 5,527
Hightstown 5,517
Somerdale 5,460
Frankford 5,435
Berlin (Township) 5,434
East Freehold 5,429
Englewood Cliffs 5,403
Mount Arlington 5,300
Forked River 5,199
Holland 5,162
Wildwood 5,149
Commercial 5,080
Morganville 5,052
Demarest 5,050
Mendham 5,001
Hampton 4,974
Clementon 4,947
Penns Grove 4,945
Highland Lakes 4,944
McGuire AFB 4,932
Singac 4,928
Salem 4,894
Highlands 4,867
Northvale 4,859
Greenwich 4,857
Franklin 4,855
Alexandria 4,854
Harrington Park 4,823
Neptune City 4,803
Beckett 4,771
Brielle 4,757
White 4,743
Ellisburg 4,684
Spring Lake Heights 4,659
Blackwood 4,645
Flemington 4,641
Mount Ephraim 4,639
South Bound Brook 4,622
Beattystown 4,583
Glendora 4,557
Allamuchy (Township) 4,556
Point Pleasant Beach 4,552
Delanco 4,541
Buena 4,534
Delaware 4,491
Wanamassa 4,477
Hopewell 4,457
Mullica Hill 4,437
Boonton (Township) 4,363
Garwood 4,351
Barclay 4,321
Atlantic Highlands 4,311
Magnolia 4,298
Florence 4,298
Mountain Lakes 4,288
Riverdale 4,273
Bradley Beach 4,268
Egg Harbor City 4,239
Franklin Center 4,227
Westville 4,224
Leisure Village 4,201
Ho-Ho-Kus 4,165
Elk 4,156
Beach Haven West 4,140
Shrewsbury 4,131
Medford Lakes 4,085
Pilesgrove 4,063
Fairview 4,004
Oaklyn 3,992
Cranbury (Township) 3,958
East Amwell 3,925
Stillwater 3,922
Port Monmouth 3,915
Harding 3,906
Oakhurst 3,904
North Wildwood 3,901
Bethlehem 3,889
Bordentown 3,882
Roebling 3,861
Port Reading 3,836
Lambertville 3,833
Kingwood 3,784
Merchantville 3,778
Shark River Hills 3,770
Golden Triangle 3,751
Montague 3,751
South Toms River 3,736
Leisure Village East 3,689
Leisuretowne 3,633
Holiday City South 3,609
Gibbstown 3,594
Silver Lake 3,594
Mine Hill 3,578
High Bridge 3,556
Society Hill 3,555
Lawrenceville 3,538
Woodstown 3,524
Cape May 3,514
Turnersville 3,506
Green 3,506
Barnegat 3,502
Country Lake Estates 3,484
Haworth 3,470
Upper Pittsgrove 3,423
Oak Valley 3,414
Stanhope 3,410
Tuckerton 3,377
Alloway (Township) 3,376
Panther Valley 3,376
Springfield 3,355
Robbinsville 3,333
Cliffwood Beach 3,331
Leisure Village West 3,291
Saddle River 3,255
Fredon 3,254
Netcong 3,253
Pohatcong 3,242
Monmouth Beach 3,239
North Middletown 3,231
Franklin 3,229
Lawrence 3,227
Wildwood Crest 3,182
Hamburg 3,155
South Harrison 3,138
Ocean Grove 3,134
Six Mile Run 3,106
Richwood 3,104
Deerfield 3,099
Franklin 3,096
Concordia 3,092
Long Beach 3,027
Woodbury Heights 3,010
National Park 2,999
Knowlton 2,984
Monmouth Junction 2,973
Spring Lake 2,965
Laurel Lake 2,965
Woodlynne 2,944
Groveville 2,924
Brownville 2,924
Lawnside 2,919
Plainsboro Center 2,904
Seaside Heights 2,892
North Cape May 2,860
Liberty 2,851
Rossmoor 2,814
Moonachie 2,788
West Amwell 2,780
Weymouth 2,763
Riverton 2,748
Lakehurst 2,694
Kenvil 2,694
Greenwich 2,666
East Newark 2,665
Clinton 2,657
Swedesboro 2,613
Manahawkin 2,608
Belvidere 2,607
Peapack and Gladstone 2,602
Pemberton Heights 2,598
Pennington 2,598
Quinton (Township) 2,569
Beverly 2,559
Harmony (Township) 2,556
West Belmar 2,517
Clearbrook Park 2,489
Woodbine 2,482
South Hackensack 2,465
Oxford (Township) 2,459
Leisure Knoll 2,453
Princeton Junction 2,444
Lafayette 2,439
Whittingham 2,423
Rio Grande 2,353
Cranbury 2,347
Middlebush 2,341
Sewaren 2,341
Presidential Lakes Estates 2,306
Alpha 2,303
Ogdensburg 2,286
Wenonah 2,254
Gibbsboro 2,244
Pine Ridge at Crestwood 2,239
Leonardo 2,236
Helmetta 2,231
Holiday Heights 2,205
Frelinghuysen 2,188
Essex Fells 2,159
Pine Beach 2,150
New Egypt 2,138
Vista Center 2,127
North Beach Haven 2,096
Sea Isle City 2,087
Erma 2,082
Whitesboro 2,070
Sussex 2,043
Vernon Center 2,011
Ocean Gate 2,010
Englishtown 1,955
Brooklawn 1,933
Hopewell 1,929
Alpine 1,917
Hope (Township) 1,911
Sandyston 1,891
Laurel Springs 1,884
Folsom 1,851
Victory Lakes 1,833
White House Station 1,831
Oldmans 1,829
Allentown 1,825
Sea Girt 1,811
Lavallette 1,807
Avon-by-the-Sea 1,794
Woodland 1,793
Ten Mile Run 1,774
Mannington 1,750
Estell Manor 1,731
Lake Como 1,725
Mays Landing 1,714
Lower Alloways Creek 1,713
Alloway 1,710
Long Valley 1,682
Chester 1,675
Lebanon 1,671
Island Heights 1,668
Hardwick 1,667
Glen Gardner 1,663
Weston 1,655
Navesink 1,638
Chesilhurst 1,634
Elwood 1,613
Eagleswood 1,607
Upper Pohatcong 1,588
Port Norris 1,574
Seaside Park 1,551
Newfield 1,534
Victory Gardens 1,532
Cedar Glen Lakes 1,527
Downe 1,519
Winfield 1,510
Bass River 1,449
Silver Ridge 1,447
Belford 1,434
Olivet 1,423
Stow Creek 1,423
Crandon Lakes 1,422
Waretown 1,421
Vernon Valley 1,416
Annandale 1,404
Frenchtown 1,386
Pemberton 1,383
Hampton 1,361
Brass Castle 1,346
Sea Bright 1,344
Elmer 1,343
Farmingdale 1,306
Avalon 1,283
Lake Telemark 1,267
Kingston 1,259
Dover Beaches South 1,215
Collings Lakes 1,205
Milford 1,204
Surf City 1,204
Rosenhayn 1,202
Fairton 1,182
Beach Haven 1,172
Ship Bottom 1,135
Shrewsbury (Township) 1,122
Port Republic 1,100
Oxford 1,082
Califon 1,080
Allenwood 1,022
West Cape May 1,016
Griggstown 1,011
Audubon Park 1,011
Elsinboro 997
Seabrook Farms 995
Dover Beaches North 990
Bay Head 972
Cedar Glen West 955
Far Hills 930
Longport 886
Roosevelt 871
Hi-Nella 860
Bloomsbury 848
Stone Harbor 836
Interlaken 808
Branchville 802
Wrightstown 796
Greenwich 787
Voorhees 775
Delaware Park 769
Vienna 754
Brookfield 744
Deal 738
Pleasant Plains 732
Rocky Hill 690
Mountain Lake 676
Washington 674
Cedarville 642
Burleigh 619
Quinton 606
Andover 581
Barnegat Light 576
West Wildwood 572
Belleplain 559
Pedricktown 537
Rockleigh 533
Fieldsboro 532
Stockton 524
Blawenburg 515
Blackwells Mills 513
East Millstone 507
Shiloh 505
Blairstown 505
Corbin City 492
Allenhurst 491
Lopatcong Overlook 455
Millstone 419
Harmony 363
New Village 362
Columbia 353
Harvey Cedars 341
Silver Lake 300
Clyde 290
Great Meadows 288
Juliustown 284
Cape May Point 281
Mantoloking 253
Harlingen 252
Anderson 252
Broadway 241
Brainards 233
Asbury 225
East Rocky Hill 213
Upper Stewartsville 210
Hancocks Bridge 196
Buttzville 194
Hope 189
Loch Arbour 187
Stewartsville 173
Belle Mead 171
Diamond Beach 145
Mount Hermon 130
Hutchinson 125
Skillman 115
Port Colden 112
Strathmere 106
Allamuchy 100
Bridgeville 99
Finesville 97
Hainesburg 94
Port Murray 90
Delaware 86
Johnsonburg 83
Teterboro 69
Marksboro 57
Byram Center 50
Walpack 15
Pine Valley 12
Tavistock 5
Zarephath 0
Ross Corner 0
21 counties in New Jersey
County Population
Bergen 932,202
Middlesex 825,062
Essex 798,975
Hudson 672,391
Monmouth 618,795
Ocean 607,186
Union 556,341
Camden 506,471
Passaic 501,826
Morris 491,845
Burlington 445,349
Mercer 367,430
Somerset 328,934
Gloucester 291,636
Atlantic 263,670
Cumberland 149,527
Sussex 140,488
Hunterdon 124,371
Warren 105,267
Cape May 92,039
Salem 62,385