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Census Data for Colonia ...

As far as we can tell, Colonia has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Colonia, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

  • Port Reading [Middlesex County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Reading
    • Port Reading [Middlesex County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the east of Colonia
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Reading
  • Rahway [Union County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rahway
    • Rahway [Union County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Colonia
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rahway have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rahway
  • Linden [Union County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Linden
    • Linden [Union County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Colonia
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  • Perth Amboy [Middlesex County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Perth Amboy
    • Perth Amboy [Middlesex County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Colonia
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perth Amboy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perth Amboy
  • Plainfield [Union County]
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    • Plainfield [Union County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Colonia
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  • South Amboy [Middlesex County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Amboy
    • South Amboy [Middlesex County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the south of Colonia
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Amboy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Amboy
  • Westfield [Union County]
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    • Westfield [Union County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Colonia
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  • Elizabeth [Union County]
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    • Elizabeth [Union County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Colonia
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    • Bloomfield [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bloomfield
      • Bloomfield [Richmond County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Colonia
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bloomfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bloomfield
    • New Brunswick [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Brunswick
      • New Brunswick [Middlesex County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the southwest of Colonia
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    • Summit [Union County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Summit
      • Summit [Union County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the north of Colonia
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    • Bayonne [Hudson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bayonne
      • Bayonne [Hudson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Colonia
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    • Newark [Essex County]
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      • Newark [Essex County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Colonia
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    • East Orange [Essex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Orange
      • East Orange [Essex County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the north of Colonia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Orange
    • Harrison [Hudson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrison
      • Harrison [Hudson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Colonia
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Middlesex County ...

Colonia is located in Middlesex County<3>.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Middlesex County.

Miscellaneous Information for Colonia ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Middlesex County or the community of Colonia:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Colonia:
    • GNIS ID for Colonia: 875570
    • GNIS ID for Middlesex County: 882230
    • GNIS ID for State of New Jersey: 1779795
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Colonia is located in Census Region #1 (the Northeast Region) and Division #2 (the Middle Atlantic Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Colonia.

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About Middlesex County

About New Jersey

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

The official website for Middlesex County: www.co.middlesex.nj.us/

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

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Footnotes ...

<1>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- Colonia) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Colonia. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ColoniaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Colonia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5745, Longitude: -74.3021       In this case, the coordinates for Colonia have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>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.
<3>If you're interested in how the shape of New Jersey's counties, including Middlesex, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.




 

 

 

 

 


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