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Welcome to Elizabethport ...

Elizabethport is located in Union County<1>.

The location of Elizabethport has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Elizabethport is near sea level<3>.

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

Elizabethport is within the (908) area code.

Communities near Elizabethport ...

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

  • New York (11 miles [17.7 km] to the east)
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    • New York lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Elizabethport and is located in Kings County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,253,213 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New York
  • Newark (5 miles [8 km] to the north)
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    • Newark lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Elizabethport and is located in Essex County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 282,520 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newark
  • Jersey City (8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast)
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    • Jersey City lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Elizabethport and is located in Hudson County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 262,664 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jersey City
  • Paterson (18 miles [29 km] to the north)
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    • Paterson lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Elizabethport and is located in Passaic County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 144,801 people
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  • Clifton (14 miles [22.5 km] to the north)
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    • Clifton lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Elizabethport and is located in Passaic County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 85,025 people
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  • Passaic (14 miles [22.5 km] to the north)
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    • Passaic lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Elizabethport and is located in Passaic County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 69,340 people
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  • Union City (12 miles [19.3 km] to the northeast)
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    • Union City lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Elizabethport and is located in Hudson County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 67,137 people
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  • Bayonne (3 miles [4.8 km] to the east)
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    • Bayonne lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the east of Elizabethport and is located in Hudson County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 65,165 people
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  • East Orange (8 miles [12.9 km] to the north)
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    • East Orange lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Elizabethport and is located in Essex County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 64,630 people
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  • New Brunswick (17 miles [27.4 km] to the southwest)
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    • New Brunswick lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Elizabethport and is located in Middlesex County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 56,182 people
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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 Elizabethport. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Elizabethport.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Elizabethport. 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 Elizabethport.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Elizabethport ...

Looking for more information about Elizabethport? 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 Elizabethport, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Elizabethport.

Adding Elizabethport to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Elizabethport 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 Elizabethport was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Elizabethport on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1905).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Elizabethport on our Genealogy Page.

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for Elizabethport

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About Union County

About New Jersey

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

The official website for Union County: www.unioncountynj.org/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New Jersey's counties, including Union, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Elizabethport - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Elizabethport) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Elizabethport. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6501, Longitude: -74.1871       In this case, the coordinates for Elizabethport have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).




 

 

 

 

 


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