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Census Data for Montclair ...

As far as we can tell, Montclair has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Montclair, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

  • Clifton [Passaic County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clifton
    • Clifton [Passaic County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Montclair
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clifton
  • Borough of Essex Fells [Essex County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Borough of Essex Fells
    • Borough of Essex Fells [Essex County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the west of Montclair
    • The population in 2015 was estimated at 2,159 people. This represents a 2.18% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 2,113 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Borough of Essex Fells have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Borough of Essex Fells
  • East Orange [Essex County]
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    • East Orange [Essex County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the south of Montclair
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  • Passaic [Passaic County]
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    • Passaic [Passaic County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Montclair
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  • Borough of Woodland Park [Passaic County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Borough of Woodland Park
    • Borough of Woodland Park [Passaic County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the north of Montclair
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Borough of Woodland Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Borough of Woodland Park
  • Kearny [Hudson County]
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    • Kearny [Hudson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the southeast of Montclair
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  • Garfield [Bergen County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garfield
    • Garfield [Bergen County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Montclair
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  • Harrison [Hudson County]
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    • Harrison [Hudson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Montclair
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    • Newark [Essex County]
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      • Newark [Essex County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the south of Montclair
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    • Paterson [Passaic County]
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      • Paterson [Passaic County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the north of Montclair
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    • Borough of Wood-Ridge [Bergen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Borough of Wood-Ridge
      • Borough of Wood-Ridge [Bergen County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the east of Montclair
      • The population in 2015 was estimated at 8,249 people. This represents a 8.17% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 7,626 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Borough of Wood-Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Borough of Wood-Ridge
    • Secaucus [Hudson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Secaucus
      • Secaucus [Hudson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the east of Montclair
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Secaucus
    • Hackensack [Bergen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hackensack
      • Hackensack [Bergen County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Montclair
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    • Guttenberg [Hudson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Guttenberg
      • Guttenberg [Hudson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the east of Montclair
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    • Hoboken [Hudson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hoboken
      • Hoboken [Hudson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southeast of Montclair
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Essex County ...

Montclair is located in Essex County<3>.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Essex County.

Miscellaneous Information for Montclair ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Essex County or the community of Montclair:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Montclair:
    • GNIS ID for Montclair: 878447
    • GNIS ID for Essex County: 882276
    • GNIS ID for State of New Jersey: 1779795
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Montclair is located in Census Region #1 (the Northeast Region) and Division #2 (the Middle Atlantic Division).
  • The US Postal Service ZIP Code ...
    • While some people have used a ZIP code to identify a community, the purpose of the ZIP code was to make mail delivery more efficient by grouping addresses together. Although the ZIP Code doesn't specifically identify a community like Montclair, it does identify addresses that are in (or near) Montclair. It's important to remember that the boundaries of a ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned or overlapped with other ZIP Codes.
    • The ZIP code for Montclair:07042<4>
  • Census ZCTA Codes ...
    • The US Census Bureau created statistical entities that they call ZIP Code Tabulation Areas (ZCTAs) and these ZCTAs are frequently confused with the ZIP codes that come from the US Postal Service (USPS).
    • ZCTAs were first created for the 2000 Census and at that time, they were based upon the USPS ZIP codes. While largely covering the same areas, the boundaries of a ZCTA do not necessarily match the boundaries of a postal ZIP code with the same number. For example, while a postal ZIP code can cross a county or state line, a Census ZCTA can not. They should be treated as separate entities with no correlation between them.

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Montclair.

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About New Jersey

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

The official website for Essex County: www.co.essex.nj.us/

The official website for State of New Jersey: https://www.state.nj.us/

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Montclair) 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 Montclair. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MontclairOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Montclair. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8256, Longitude: -74.2077    
<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>If you're interested in how the shape of New Jersey's counties, including Essex, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<4>When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Montclair or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).




 

 

 

 

 


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