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Welcome to West Caldwell ...

West Caldwell is located in Essex County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for West Caldwell: W. Caldwell

West Caldwell is 190 feet [58 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for West Caldwell: (973) and (862)<3>

The ZIP code for West Caldwell: 07006<4>

Communities near West Caldwell ...

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

  • New York [New York County]
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    • New York [New York County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of West Caldwell
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,336,817 people
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  • Newark [Essex County]
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    • Newark [Essex County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of West Caldwell
    • Estimated population in 2019: 282,011 people
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  • Jersey City [Hudson County]
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    • Jersey City [Hudson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of West Caldwell
    • Estimated population in 2019: 262,075 people
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  • Paterson [Passaic County]
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    • Paterson [Passaic County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of West Caldwell
    • Estimated population in 2019: 145,233 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Elizabeth [Union County]
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      • Elizabeth [Union County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of West Caldwell
      • Estimated population in 2019: 129,216 people
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    • Clifton [Passaic County]
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      • Clifton [Passaic County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of West Caldwell
      • Estimated population in 2019: 85,052 people
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    • Passaic [Passaic County]
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      • Passaic [Passaic County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of West Caldwell
      • Estimated population in 2019: 69,703 people
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    • Union City [Hudson County]
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      • Union City [Hudson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of West Caldwell
      • Estimated population in 2019: 67,982 people
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    • Bayonne [Hudson County]
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      • Bayonne [Hudson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of West Caldwell
      • Estimated population in 2019: 64,897 people
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    • East Orange [Essex County]
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      • East Orange [Essex County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of West Caldwell
      • Estimated population in 2019: 64,367 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 West Caldwell. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for West Caldwell.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for West Caldwell ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for New Jersey

About Essex County

About New Jersey

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for West Caldwell. 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around West Caldwell - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (862) is an overlay for area code (973).
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as West Caldwell). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether West Caldwell or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- West Caldwell) 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 West Caldwell. 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 West Caldwell

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Caldwell. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8412, Longitude: -74.3017    






















 

 

 

 

 


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