Place:Cumberland, New Jersey, United States

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NameCumberland
Alt namesCumberlandsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates39.35°N 75.083°W
Located inNew Jersey, United States     (1748 - )
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Cumberland County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. As of the 2010 United States Census, the population was 156,898,[1] increasing by 10,460 (+7.1%) from the 146,438 counted in the 2000 Census,[2] retaining its position as the state's 16th-most populous county.[3] Its county seat is Bridgeton.[4] Cumberland County is named for Prince William, Duke of Cumberland. The county was formally created from portions of Salem County as of January 19, 1748.

This county is part of the Vineland-Millville-Bridgeton Primary Metropolitan Statistical Area as well as the Delaware Valley Combined Statistical Area.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1748 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1790 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1900 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1790 8,248
1800 9,529
1810 12,670
1820 12,668
1830 14,093
1840 14,374
1850 17,189
1860 22,605
1870 34,665
1880 37,687
1890 45,438
1900 51,193
1910 55,153
1920 61,348
1930 69,895
1940 73,184
1950 88,597
1960 106,850
1970 121,374
1980 132,866
1990 138,053

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External links

www.co.cumberland.nj.us/


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