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Jersey City
Hudson County, New Jersey

07302, 07304, 07305, 07306, 07307, 07310

Page Contents for Jersey City, New Jersey

Statistics & Facts


History & History-related items

City Attractions


Chamber of Commerce.




Statistics & Facts

The New Jersey state capital is Trenton.
The population of Jersey City is approximately 240,055 (2000), 247597 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 90,723 (1990), 96859 (2010).
The amount of land area in Jersey City is 38.535 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 16.043 sq kilometers.
The distance from Jersey City to Washington DC is 204 miles.
The distance to the New Jersey state capital is 50 miles. (as the crow flies)
Jersey City is positioned 40.71 degrees north of the equator and 74.06 degrees west of the prime meridian.


in northeastern New Jersey, across Newark Bay from Newark. Also across the Hudson River from lower Manhattan in New York City.
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History & History Related Items

Here is a history page for Jersey City.
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The founding of Jersey City



Liberty Science Center
251 Phillip St
Jersey City, NJ 07305-4600
Phone: 201-451-0006

Learn more about Jersey City at this site.
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Jersey City City Government

Jersey City website

Jersey City City Hall
280 Grove St
Jersey City, NJ 07302-3610
Phone: 201-547-5000

Jersey City Chamber

Chamber Of Commerce
253 Washington St.
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Phone: 201-435-7400

Jersey City Organizations

Chamber Of Commerce
253 Washington St.
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Phone: 201-435-7400

Jersey City Libraries

Jersey City Library
472 Jersey Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07302-3456
Phone: 201-547-4512

Jersey City Schools

Hudson County Board-Education
485 Montgomery St
Jersey City, NJ 07302-3205
Phone: 201-854-3900

Jersey City Board Of Education
346 Claremont Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07305-1634
Phone: 201-915-6000


Rutgers University
The State University of New Jersey
Phone: 732-932-INFO Jersey City


The population of Jersey City was:
1990 - 228,537
2000 - 240,055

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