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Welcome to Erskine ...

Erskine is located in Passaic County<1>.

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

Erskine is 500 feet [152 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Erskine: (973) and (862)<4>

Adding Erskine to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Communities Also Named Erskine ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Erskine - they are located in Alberta, Indiana, Minnesota, Oregon, South Dakota and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Erskine.

Communities near Erskine ...

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

  • Paterson [Passaic County]
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    • Paterson [Passaic County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Erskine
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 144,801 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paterson
  • Ramapo [Rockland County]
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    • Ramapo [Rockland County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Erskine
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 138,356 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ramapo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ramapo
  • Clarkstown [Rockland County]
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    • Clarkstown [Rockland County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Erskine
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 86,000 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarkstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarkstown
  • Clifton [Passaic County]
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    • Clifton [Passaic County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Erskine
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 85,025 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clifton
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Passaic [Passaic County]
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      • Passaic [Passaic County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Erskine
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 69,340 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Passaic
    • Orangetown [Rockland County]
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      • Orangetown [Rockland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Erskine
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 49,631 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orangetown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orangetown
    • Hackensack [Bergen County]
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      • Hackensack [Bergen County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Erskine
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,981 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hackensack
    • Haverstraw [Rockland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Haverstraw
      • Haverstraw [Rockland County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Erskine
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,949 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Haverstraw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Haverstraw
    • Spring Valley [Rockland County]
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      • Spring Valley [Rockland County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Erskine
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,258 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Valley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spring Valley<6>
    • Garfield [Bergen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garfield
      • Garfield [Bergen County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Erskine
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 31,641 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garfield

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 Erskine. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Erskine.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Erskine ...

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

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About Passaic County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Passaic County: www.passaiccountynj.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 Passaic, 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 Erskine - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (862) is an overlay for area code (973).
<5>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- Erskine) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Erskine. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0909, Longitude: -74.2582       In this case, the coordinates for Erskine have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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