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Welcome to Verona ...

Verona is located in Essex County<1>.

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

Verona is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Verona: (973) & (862)<4>

Communities Also Named Verona ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 26 communities that are also named Verona - they are located in Arkansas, California (2), Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan (3), Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Verona ...

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

  • New York [New York County]
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    • New York [New York County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Verona
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,253,213 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New York
  • Bronx [Bronx County]
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    • Bronx [Bronx County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Verona
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,385,108 people
    • Bronx has also been known as:
    • Bronx
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bronx<6>
  • Newark [Essex County]
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    • Newark [Essex County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Verona
    • 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 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Verona
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 262,664 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jersey City
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Yonkers [Westchester County]
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      • Yonkers [Westchester County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Verona
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 200,040 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yonkers
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yonkers<6>
    • Paterson [Passaic County]
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      • Paterson [Passaic County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Verona
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 144,801 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paterson
    • Elizabeth [Union County]
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      • Elizabeth [Union County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Verona
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 128,382 people
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    • Clifton [Passaic County]
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      • Clifton [Passaic County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Verona
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 85,025 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clifton
    • Passaic [Passaic County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Passaic
      • Passaic [Passaic County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Verona
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 69,340 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Passaic
    • Union City [Hudson County]
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      • Union City [Hudson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Verona
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 67,137 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union City

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 Verona. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Verona.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Verona ...

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

Adding Verona to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Verona on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1905).

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

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About Essex County

About New Jersey

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Verona. 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/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<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 Verona - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (862) is an overlay for area code (973).
<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- Verona) 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 Verona. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from VeronaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Verona. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8298, Longitude: -74.2401       In this case, the coordinates for Verona have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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