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Somerset County,

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07060, 07062, 07063

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The population of North Plainfield is approximately 21,103 (2000).
The approximate number of families is 7,784 (1990).

The amount of land area in North Plainfield is 7.225 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from North Plainfield to Washington DC is 184 miles. The distance to the New Jersey state capital is 32 miles. (as the crow flies)
North Plainfield is positioned 40.62 degrees north of the equator and 74.44 degrees west of the prime meridian.

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North Plainfield location: in the northeast corner of Somerset County. Here is a map page for North Plainfield.

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North Plainfield history:

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The area was first known as Blue Hills before becoming incorporated. Through the years, North Plainfield has been associated with several counties and townships, among them: Somerset County, Bernard Township (1769), Warren (1806), North Plainfield Township (1872). North Plainfield left the township in 1885 when it changed its government from that of a township to a borough. Previously, the North Plainfield Township had included North Plainfield, Watchung and Green Brook. Watchung left in 1926 and Green Brook in 1932.
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