A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Rio Grande, New Jersey
Welcome to Rio Grande ...
We don't have a date for the establishment of Rio Grande.
The community of Rio Grande was previously named Crandol Town.
Rio Grande is near sea level<2>.
Time Zone: Rio Grande lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Rio Grande is within the boundaries of the (609) area code.
Websites for Rio Grande ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.capemaycountychamber.com/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Rio Grande, the following might be of interest:
Communities Also Named Rio Grande ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Rio Grande - they are located in New Brunswick, New Mexico, Ohio and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Rio Grande.
Communities near Rio Grande ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Rio Grande.
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 Rio Grande. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Rio Grande.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Rio Grande. 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 Rio Grande.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Rio Grande. See our Newspapers Page for Rio Grande.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rio Grande ...
Looking for more information about Rio Grande? 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 Rio Grande, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Rio Grande.
Adding Rio Grande to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Rio Grande 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 Rio Grande was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Rio Grande on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1905).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Rio Grande on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rio Grande. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Cape May County: www.co.cape-may.nj.us/
The official website for State of New Jersey: https://www.state.nj.us/
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This page was last modified: 08 Aug 2022