New Jersey State
New Jersey is a northeastern U.S. state with some 130 miles of Atlantic coast. Jersey City, across the Hudson River from Lower Manhattan, is the site of Liberty State Park, where ferries embark for nearby Ellis Island, with its historic Immigration Museum, and the iconic Statue of Liberty. The Jersey Shore includes notable resort towns like historic Asbury Park and Cape May, with its preserved Victorian buildings.
State Capital: Trenton.
New Jersey State is one of the original 13 states of the US. New Jersey borders the Atlantic Ocean to the east and south, New York to the north and north east and Pennsylvania and Delaware to the west. New Jersey state was named after the island of Jersey in the English Channel and the state capital of New Jersey is Trenton.
New Jersey is a major economic, social and political force in the US. It is one of the most heavily industrialized and populated states along the Eastern Seaboard. As one of the smallest states in the region, New Jersey is highly urbanized and is one of the most densely populated states in the United States.
Hundreds of thousands of New Jersey residents commute to Pennsylvania and New York. The transportation system in New Jersey is one of the most extensive and busiest in the world. The transportation movelarge volume of goods and people to New York City and other areas.
New Jersey is also known for long stretches of beautiful beaches along the Atlantic Ocean and the resort of Atlantic City is probably more famous than New Jersey itself.
New Jersey is also called the "Garden State" as it became famous in the 18th century due to the fertile soil New Jersey enjoy in its land. Currently, New Jersey is one of the most populated and urbanisedstate in the US.
The Main Cities in New Jersey
Below are the top 10 largest cities in the state of New Jersey and the number of people inhabiting them according to the 2010 national census:
1. Newark - 277,140
2.Jersey City - 247,597
3. Paterson - 146,199
4. Elizabeth - 124,969
5. Trenton - 84,913
6. Clifton - 84,136
7. Camden - 77,344
8. Passaic - 69,781
9. Union City - 66,455
10. East Orange - 64,270
Famous Landmarks in New Jersey
Below are some of New Jersey’s most visited landmarks:
-Popularized by Monopoly, the gambling town of Atlantic City was built as a quaint seaside resort and boasts the country's first boardwalk. The four-mile promenade was built in 1870 to keep sand out of hotel lobbies, and still features some of the city's best attractions, like the Entrance to the Stars, which has celebrity hand prints from the likes of Frank Sinatra.
Tallest Buildings in New Jersey
Below are the tallest buildings in New Jersey:
-Jersey City’s 30 Hudson Street skyscraper is the tallest building in the state of New Jersey. Completed in 2004, it is 42 stories and 781 feet tall, and is visible from New York City.
1. 30 Hudson Street (42 stories; 781 feet)
2. URBY Harborside Tower I (69 stories; 713 feet)
3. TEN Atlantic City (57 stories; 709 feet)
4. Journal Squared Tower I (54 stories; 574 feet)
5. 101 Hudson Street (42stories; 548 feet)
6. Trump Plaza (55 stories; 532 feet)
7. Newport Tower (36 stories; 531 feet)
8. Harrahs Waterfront Tower (45 stories; 525 feet)
9. 70 Greene Street (48 stories; 500 feet)
10. 77 Hudson Street (48 stories; 500 feet)
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