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Brookdale, New Jersey
Welcome to Brookdale ...
The location of Brookdale has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Brookdale is 170 feet [52 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Brookdale lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Brookdale: (973) and (862)<4>
Communities Also Named Brookdale ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two New Jersey communities named Brookdale: This one is located in Essex County and the other is located in Camden County.
Beyond New Jersey, there are 20 communities that are also named Brookdale - they are located in California, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Manitoba, Maryland, Missouri, New York (2), North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Pennsylvania (2), Quebec, South Carolina (2), Washington and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Brookdale.
Communities near Brookdale ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Brookdale.
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 Brookdale. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Brookdale.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Brookdale. 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 Brookdale.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Brookdale. See our Newspapers Page for Brookdale.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brookdale ...
Looking for more information about Brookdale? 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 Brookdale, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Brookdale.
Adding Brookdale to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Brookdale 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 Brookdale was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Brookdale on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Brookdale. 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: 12 Sep 2022