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Hoboken, New Jersey
Welcome to Hoboken ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Hoboken has a population of 52,806 people<2> (see below for details).
While we don't have a date for the establishment of Hoboken, you might get a feel for its founding by knowing that they incorporated April 9, 1849.
Hoboken is near sea level<3>.
Time Zone: Hoboken lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Hoboken: (201) & (551)<4>
Websites for Hoboken ...
Official Website: www.ci.hoboken.nj.us/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hoboken had an population of 52,806 people. This is an increase of 5.6% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 36.88% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Hoboken had a population of 50,005 people (which is 7.88% of the total population of Hudson County). This makes Hoboken the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Hoboken represents 0.57% of the population of New Jersey (which has 8,791,894 people), making it the state's 15th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 50,005 people, the population of Hoboken increased 29.62% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 38,577 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Hoboken.
Communities Also Named Hoboken ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Hoboken - they are located in Alabama (2), California, Georgia (2), New York, Ohio and Pennsylvania.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Hoboken.
Communities near Hoboken ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Hoboken.
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 Hoboken. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hoboken.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hoboken. 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 Hoboken.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hoboken. Our list includes 21 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Hoboken.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hoboken ...
Looking for more information about Hoboken? 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 Hoboken, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Hoboken.
Adding Hoboken to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Hoboken 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 Hoboken was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Hoboken on a map titled Map of the Lincoln Highway (1924).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Hoboken on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Hoboken: www.ci.hoboken.nj.us/
The official website for Hudson County: www.hudsoncountynj.org/
The official website for State of New Jersey: https://www.state.nj.us/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022