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Linden, New Jersey
Welcome to Linden ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Linden has a population of 42,388 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Linden.
Linden is near sea level<3>.
Time Zone: Linden lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Linden is within the (908) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Linden had an population of 42,388 people. This is an increase of 4.66% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 7.6% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Linden had a population of 40,499 people (which is 7.55% of the total population of Union County). This makes Linden the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Linden represents 0.46% of the total population of New Jersey (which has 8,791,894 people), making it the state's 20th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 40,499 people, the population of Linden increased 2.8% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 39,394 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Linden.
Communities Also Named Linden ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 40 communities that are also named Linden - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, Arizona (2), California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Manitoba, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri (3), New York, North Carolina (2), Nova Scotia, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Pennsylvania (3), South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia (2), West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Linden.
Communities near Linden ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Linden.
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 Linden. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Linden.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Linden. 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 Linden.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Linden. See our Newspapers Page for Linden.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Linden ...
Looking for more information about Linden? 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 Linden, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Linden.
Adding Linden to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Linden 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 Linden was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Linden on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1905).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Linden on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Linden. 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/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022