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Welcome to Red Bank ...

Red Bank is located in Gloucester County.

When the people of Red Bank refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Red Banker<1>

Red Bank is near sea level<2>.

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

Red Bank lies within the (856) area code.

Communities near Red Bank ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Red Bank and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Camden   [Map]   74,532   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Gloucester City   [Map]   11,342   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Brookhaven (PA)   [Map]   8,039   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Chester (PA)   [Map]   34,077   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Conshohocken (PA)   [Map]   8,053   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Darby (PA)   [Map]   10,700   NW   5 miles [8 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Red Bank.

Communities Also Named Red Bank ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two New Jersey communities named Red Bank: This one is located in Gloucester County and the other is located in Monmouth County.

Beyond New Jersey, there are 20 communities that are also named Red Bank - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Georgia, Indiana, Missouri, New Brunswick, Ohio, Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina (3), Tennessee (2), Virginia (2) and Wyoming.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Red Bank. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Red Bank. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Red Bank.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Red Bank:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Red Bank ...

Looking for more information about Red Bank? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Red Bank? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Red Bank, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Red Bank.

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Cities, Towns and Villages of New Jersey

About Gloucester County

About New Jersey

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Gloucester County: www.co.gloucester.nj.us/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Red Bank refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Red Bank may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Red Bank - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting in Red Bank. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Red Bank) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Red Bank. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.8729, Longitude: -75.1727     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Red Bank have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Red Bank.

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