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West Orange, New Jersey
Welcome to West Orange ...
A typical abbreviation for West Orange: W. Orange
West Orange is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: West Orange lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for West Orange: (973) & (862)<3>
The ZIP code for West Orange: 07052<4>
Communities Also Named West Orange ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named West Orange - they are located in California, Massachusetts and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for West Orange.
Communities near West Orange ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near West Orange.
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 Orange. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for West Orange.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of West Orange. 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 Orange.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around West Orange. See our Newspapers Page for West Orange.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for West Orange ...
Looking for more information about West Orange? 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 Orange, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for West Orange.
Adding West Orange to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of West Orange 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 West Orange was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found West Orange on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1905).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for West Orange on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for West Orange. 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/
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This page was last modified: 29 Jun 2022