New Jersey is a state in the Northeastern and Middle Atlantic locales of the United States. It is verged on the north and on the southeast, east by the U.S. state of New York and on the west by Pennsylvania, south by the Atlantic Ocean and on the southwest by Delaware. New Jersey is the fourth-smallest, yet the eleventh most crowded and the most thickly populated of the 50 United States. New Jersey lies basically inside the sprawling metropolitan territories of New York City and Philadelphia. It is additionally the third-wealthiest U.S. state by 2011 average family income.
New Jersey is verged on the north and northeast by New York (parts of which are over the Hudson River, Newark Bay, the Kill Van Kull, Upper New York Bay, and the Arthur Kill); on the east by the Atlantic Ocean; on the southwest by Delaware crosswise over Delaware Bay; and on the west by Pennsylvania over the Delaware River.
At the 2010 United States Census, there were 247,597 individuals, 96,859 families, and 57,631 families living in the city. The populace thickness was 16,736.6 tenants for every square mile (6,462.0 /km2).
The Heights or Jersey City Heights is a locale in the north end of Jersey City on the New Jersey Palisades neglecting Hoboken to the east and Croxton in the Meadowlands to the west.
The southern fringe of The Heights is ordinarily acknowledged to be north of Bergen Arches and The Divided Highway while its principle northern border is Paterson Plank Road in Washington Park. Exchange Station is just over the city line. Its postal territory Zip Code is 07307. The Heights generally holds two- and three-family houses and low climb residence edifices and is comparable to North Hudson design style and neighborhood character.
For transportation, one can utilize air, water, cars, busses, bikes and even cycles.
The Jersey City Free Public Library has five territorial branches, some of which have changeless accumulations and host shows. At the Main Library, the New Jersey Room holds verifiable chronicles and photographs. The Miller Branch is home to the Afro-American Historical and Cultural Society Museum. The Five Corners Branch has some expertise in works identified with music and the fine abstractions, and is a display space. The library framework additionally backs a bookmobile and five neighborhood libraries.
Emancipation State Park is home to Central Railroad of the Interpretive Center, New Jersey Terminal, and Liberty Science Center, a studying center and research facility. The core, which initially opened in 1993 as New Jersey's first major state science storehouse, has science shows, the planet's biggest Imax Dome theater, various instructive assets, and the definitive Hoberman circle. From the recreation center, ships set out to both Ellis Island and the Immigration Museum and site of The Statue of Liberty, the Liberty Island.
The Jersey City Museum, Mana Contemporary, and the Museum of Russian Art, which has some expertise in Soviet Nonconformist Art, incorporate perpetual accumulations and exceptional displays.
A few stations of the Hudson Bergen Light Rail arrange shows for public, incorporating those at Exchange Place, Danforth Avenue and Martin Luther King Drive station.
The Colgate Clock, supported by Colgate-Palmolive as the biggest on the planet, sits in Jersey City and confronts Lower New York Bay and Lower Manhattan (it is obviously noticeable from Battery Park in easier Manhattan). The clock, which is 50 feet (15 m) in breadth with a moment hand weighing 2,200 pounds, was raised in 1924 to trade a more modest one that was moved to a plant in Jeffersonville, Indiana.
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