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Welcome to Ampere ...

Ampere is located in Essex County.

The location of Ampere has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Ampere is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Ampere lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for Ampere: (973) and (862)<3>

Communities Also Named Ampere ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Ampere - they are located in California, South Carolina and Washington.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ampere.

Communities near Ampere ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Ampere.

  • New York [New York County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New York
    • New York [New York County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Ampere
    • Estimated population for 2018: 8,398,748 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New York
  • Bronx [Bronx County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bronx
    • Bronx [Bronx County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Ampere
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,385,108 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bronx
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bronx
  • Jersey City [Hudson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jersey City
    • Jersey City [Hudson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Ampere
    • Estimated population for 2018: 265,549 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jersey City
  • Yonkers [Westchester County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yonkers
    • Yonkers [Westchester County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Ampere
    • Estimated population for 2018: 199,663 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yonkers
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yonkers
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Paterson [Passaic County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paterson
      • Paterson [Passaic County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Ampere
      • Estimated population for 2018: 145,627 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paterson
    • Elizabeth [Union County]
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      • Elizabeth [Union County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Ampere
      • Estimated population for 2018: 128,885 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elizabeth
    • Clifton [Passaic County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clifton have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clifton
      • Clifton [Passaic County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Ampere
      • Estimated population for 2018: 85,273 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clifton
    • Passaic [Passaic County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Passaic have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Passaic
      • Passaic [Passaic County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Ampere
      • Estimated population for 2018: 69,948 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Passaic
    • Union City [Hudson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Union City have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Union City
      • Union City [Hudson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Ampere
      • Estimated population for 2018: 68,520 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union City
    • Bayonne [Hudson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bayonne have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bayonne
      • Bayonne [Hudson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Ampere
      • Estimated population for 2018: 65,083 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bayonne

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ampere. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ampere.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ampere. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Ampere.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ampere. See our Newspapers Page for Ampere.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ampere ...

Looking for more information about Ampere? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Ampere, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Ampere.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for New Jersey

About Essex County

About New Jersey

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ampere. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Essex County: www.co.essex.nj.us/

The official website for State of New Jersey: https://www.state.nj.us/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ampere - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (862) is an overlay for area code (973).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ampere) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ampere. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.7668, Longitude: -74.1949       In this case, the coordinates for Ampere have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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