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Around Belleville ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is New York (NY). It is located about 10 miles [16 km] to the southeast of Belleville. New York (NY) has a population of 8,253,000 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Bronx (NY). It is located about 15 miles [ km] to the east of Belleville and has a population of 1,385,000 people.

The following is a sample of nearby communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Belleville.<2>

  • Bloomfield [Essex County]
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    • Bloomfield [Essex County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the northwest of Belleville
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  • Clifton [Passaic County]
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    • Clifton [Passaic County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north of Belleville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 85,025 people
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  • East Orange [Essex County]
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    • East Orange [Essex County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southwest of Belleville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 64,630 people
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  • Elm Park Village [Essex County]
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    • Elm Park Village [Essex County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west of Belleville
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elm Park Village have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Harrison [Hudson County]
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    • Harrison [Hudson County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south of Belleville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,481 people
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  • Kearny [Hudson County]
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    • Kearny [Hudson County] lies less than 2 miles<2> to the south of Belleville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 40,507 people
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    • Lyndhurst [Bergen County]
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      • Lyndhurst [Bergen County] lies less than 2 miles<2> to the northeast of Belleville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lyndhurst have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Montclair [Essex County]
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      • Montclair [Essex County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northwest of Belleville
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    • Newark [Essex County]
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      • Newark [Essex County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south of Belleville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 282,520 people
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    • Nutley [Essex County]
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      • Nutley [Essex County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the north of Belleville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nutley have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Orange [Essex County]
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      • Orange [Essex County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west of Belleville
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    • Passaic [Passaic County]
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      • Passaic [Passaic County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north of Belleville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 69,340 people
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    • Secaucus [Hudson County]
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      • Secaucus [Hudson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east of Belleville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,602 people
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    • Upper Montclair [Essex County]
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      • Upper Montclair [Essex County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northwest of Belleville
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    • West Orange [Essex County]
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      • West Orange [Essex County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west of Belleville
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For more communities neighboring Belleville, please visit our County-by-County Page for Belleville.

Essex County ...

Belleville is located in Essex County<4>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Essex County: Bergen, Hudson, Morris, Passaic & Union.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Belleville ...

It seems like there is always a nearby community with a name that seems interesting, maybe familiar or just catches our attention in some other way. We've collected some names which strike us as being curious or interesting. Our list can be found on the Tidbits & Trivia Page for Belleville.

Airports Near Belleville ...

When a trip includes a flight, we try to find an airport that best fits our travel plans.<5> To that purpose, we've assembled a list of that are relatively close to Belleville and that information can be found on the Airports Page for Belleville.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit.

Mentions & References for Belleville

Communities in New Jersey

About Essex County

About New Jersey

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Belleville. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Belleville.
<2>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Belleville) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Belleville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BellevilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Belleville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.7938, Longitude: -74.1501    
<3>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.
<4>If you're interested in how the shape of New Jersey's counties, including Essex, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Belleville), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.




 

 

 

 

 


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