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Welcome to Nixon ...

Nixon is located in Middlesex County<1>.

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

Nixon is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Nixon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Nixon - they are located in Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kansas, Maine, Mississippi (2), Nevada (2), New Brunswick, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee and Texas.

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

Communities near Nixon ...

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

  • Newark [Essex County]
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    • Newark [Essex County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Nixon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 282,011 people
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  • Elizabeth [Union County]
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    • Elizabeth [Union County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Nixon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 129,216 people
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  • Bayonne [Hudson County]
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    • Bayonne [Hudson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Nixon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 64,897 people
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  • East Orange [Essex County]
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    • East Orange [Essex County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Nixon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 64,367 people
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    • New Brunswick [Middlesex County]
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      • New Brunswick [Middlesex County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Nixon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 55,676 people
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    • Perth Amboy [Middlesex County]
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      • Perth Amboy [Middlesex County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Nixon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 51,390 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perth Amboy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perth Amboy
    • Plainfield [Union County]
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      • Plainfield [Union County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Nixon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 50,317 people
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    • Linden [Union County]
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      • Linden [Union County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Nixon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 42,361 people
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    • Rahway [Union County]
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      • Rahway [Union County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Nixon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 29,895 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rahway have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rahway
    • Westfield [Union County]
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      • Westfield [Union County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Nixon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 29,512 people
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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 Nixon. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Nixon.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Nixon ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for New Jersey

About Middlesex County

About New Jersey

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Middlesex County: www.co.middlesex.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 Middlesex, 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 Nixon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Nixon) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Nixon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5143, Longitude: -74.3674       In this case, the coordinates for Nixon have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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