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Welcome to Guttenberg ...

The town of Guttenberg is located in Hudson County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Guttenberg has a population of 11,185 people<2> (see below for details).

While we don't have a date for the establishment of Guttenberg, you might get a feel for its founding by knowing that they incorporated in 1859.

Guttenberg is 190 feet [58 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Guttenberg: (201) & (551)<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Guttenberg had an population of 11,185 people (or an increase of 3.5% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Guttenberg had a population of 11,176 people. This makes Guttenberg the county's 9th most populous community.

The population of Guttenberg represents 0.13% of the total population of New Jersey (which has 8,791,894 people), making it the state's 43rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 11,176 people, the population of Guttenberg increased 3.41% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 10,807 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Guttenberg.

Communities Also Named Guttenberg ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Guttenberg - it's located in Iowa.

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

Communities near Guttenberg ...

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

  • Bronx [Bronx County]
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    • Bronx [Bronx County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Guttenberg
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,385,108 people
    • Bronx has also been known as:
    • Bronx
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bronx
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bronx<6>
  • Newark [Essex County]
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    • Newark [Essex County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Guttenberg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 282,520 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newark
  • North Hempstead [Nassau County]
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    • North Hempstead [Nassau County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Guttenberg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 230,379 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Hempstead have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Hempstead
  • Yonkers [Westchester County]
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    • Yonkers [Westchester County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Guttenberg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 200,040 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yonkers
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yonkers<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Paterson [Passaic County]
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      • Paterson [Passaic County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Guttenberg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 144,801 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paterson
    • Elizabeth [Union County]
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      • Elizabeth [Union County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Guttenberg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 128,382 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elizabeth
    • Greenburgh [Westchester County]
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      • Greenburgh [Westchester County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Guttenberg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 90,543 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenburgh have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenburgh
    • Clifton [Passaic County]
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      • Clifton [Passaic County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Guttenberg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 85,025 people
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    • New Rochelle [Westchester County]
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      • New Rochelle [Westchester County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Guttenberg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 80,973 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Rochelle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Rochelle<6>
    • Passaic [Passaic County]
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      • Passaic [Passaic County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Guttenberg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 69,340 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Passaic

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Guttenberg ...

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

Adding Guttenberg to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Hudson County: www.hudsoncountynj.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 Hudson, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Guttenberg.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Guttenberg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (551) is an overlay for area code (201).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Guttenberg) 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 Guttenberg. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from GuttenbergOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Guttenberg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.7926, Longitude: -74.0032    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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