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Welcome to Kingsland ...

Kingsland is located in Bergen County<1>.

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

Kingsland is 90 feet [27 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Kingsland: (201) & (551)<4>

Websites for Kingsland ...

Junior League:   www.thejlbc.org/

Communities Also Named Kingsland ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Kingsland - they are located in Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Michigan (2), Texas and Virginia.

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

Communities near Kingsland ...

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

  • New York (9 miles [14.5 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New York
    • New York lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Kingsland and is located in Kings County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,253,213 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New York
  • Bronx (13 miles [20.9 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bronx
    • Bronx lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Kingsland and is located in Bronx County
    • 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 (5 miles [8 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newark
    • Newark lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southwest of Kingsland and is located in Essex County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 282,520 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newark
  • Jersey City (7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jersey City
    • Jersey City lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Kingsland and is located in Hudson County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 262,664 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jersey City
  • Yonkers (14 miles [22.5 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yonkers
    • Yonkers lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Kingsland and is located in Westchester County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 200,040 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yonkers
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yonkers<6>
  • Paterson (8 miles [12.9 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paterson
    • Paterson lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Kingsland and is located in Passaic County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 144,801 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paterson
  • Elizabeth (11 miles [17.7 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elizabeth
    • Elizabeth lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Kingsland and is located in Union County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 128,382 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elizabeth
  • Clifton (4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clifton
    • Clifton lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Kingsland and is located in Passaic County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 85,025 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clifton
  • New Rochelle (18 miles [29 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Rochelle
    • New Rochelle lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Kingsland and is located in Westchester County
    • 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 (3 miles [4.8 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Passaic
    • Passaic lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the north of Kingsland and is located in Passaic County
    • 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 Kingsland. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Kingsland.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kingsland ...

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

Adding Kingsland to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for Kingsland

Visit our Community Index for New Jersey

About Bergen County

About New Jersey

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

The official website for Bergen County: www.co.bergen.nj.us/

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 Bergen, 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 Kingsland - 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Kingsland) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kingsland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8065, Longitude: -74.1110       In this case, the coordinates for Kingsland 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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