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Welcome to Sewaren ...

Sewaren is located in Middlesex County<1>.

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

Sewaren is near sea level<3>.

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

Area codes for Sewaren: (732) and (848)<4>

Communities near Sewaren ...

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

  • New York [New York County]
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    • New York [New York County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Sewaren
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,253,213 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New York
  • Newark [Essex County]
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    • Newark [Essex County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Sewaren
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 282,520 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newark
  • Jersey City [Hudson County]
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    • Jersey City [Hudson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Sewaren
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 262,664 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jersey City
  • Elizabeth [Union County]
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    • Elizabeth [Union County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Sewaren
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 128,382 people
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    • Union City [Hudson County]
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      • Union City [Hudson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Sewaren
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 67,137 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union City
    • Bayonne [Hudson County]
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      • Bayonne [Hudson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Sewaren
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 65,165 people
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    • East Orange [Essex County]
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      • East Orange [Essex County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Sewaren
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 64,630 people
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    • New Brunswick [Middlesex County]
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      • New Brunswick [Middlesex County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Sewaren
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 56,182 people
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    • Hoboken [Hudson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hoboken
      • Hoboken [Hudson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Sewaren
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 53,081 people
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    • Plainfield [Union County]
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      • Plainfield [Union County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Sewaren
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 50,011 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 Sewaren. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sewaren.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sewaren ...

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

Adding Sewaren to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Sewaren 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 Sewaren was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Sewaren on our Genealogy Page.

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 Sewaren. 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 Sewaren - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (848) is an overlay for area code (732).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Sewaren) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Sewaren. 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 SewarenOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sewaren. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5520, Longitude: -74.2588       In this case, the coordinates for Sewaren have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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