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Washington Township

Gloucester County,

New Jersey

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The New Jersey state capital is Trenton.


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Zip Codes

08012, 08080

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Statistics & Facts

The population of Washington Township is approximately 48,000 (2000).

The amount of land area in Washington Township is 22.5 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.118 sq kilometers.
The distance from Washington Township to Washington DC is 216 miles. The distance to the New Jersey state capital is 64 miles. (as the crow flies)
Washington Township is positioned 40.98 degrees north of the equator and 74.06 degrees west of the prime meridian.

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Location

Washington Township location: in southwestern New Jersey, not far from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Washington Township includes the communities of Turnersville, Hurffville, Grenloch, CrossKeys, Mayfair, Bunker Hill and Chapel Heights.

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History & History Related Items

Washington Township history:

The Township of Washington was incorporated on February 17, 1836 as part of Gloucester County

Washington Township has not always been in Gloucester County. We were part of Camden County from March 14, 1844 until February 28, 1871. (That was the day Camden County was formed!) In September of 1846 someone came up with the bright idea of putting Franklin, Washington, Gloucester and Winslow townships into a new "Washington County". Monroe Township was a part of Washington Township until March of 1859. (this fact from Joan B. Michael)

Here is a history page for the Township.
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Attractions

Washington Township attractions:

Little Known Facts about Washington Township by Joan B. Michael.

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