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Belleville, New Jersey
Welcome to Belleville ...
Belleville was established in 1839.
Belleville is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Belleville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Belleville: (973) and (862)<3>
Communities Also Named Belleville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 32 communities that are also named Belleville - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California (2), Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (3), Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri (3), Nevada (2), New Brunswick, New York, North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Belleville.
Communities near Belleville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Belleville.
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 Belleville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Belleville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Belleville. 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 Belleville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Belleville. Our list includes 9 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Belleville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Belleville ...
Looking for more information about Belleville? 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 Belleville, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Belleville.
Adding Belleville to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Belleville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Belleville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Belleville on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1905).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Belleville on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022