Place:Iselin, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States

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NameIselin
TypeCensus-designated place
Coordinates40.575°N 74.317°W
Located inMiddlesex, New Jersey, United States
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Iselin is a census-designated place and unincorporated community within Woodbridge Township, in Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the CDP population was 18,695.[1]

Previously known as Perrytown and Unionville, Iselin received its current name after a New York investment banker and philanthropist Adrian George Iselin in the 1870s. He established a finishing school for girls from wealthy New York families there and subsidized the erection of a new train station currently known as Metropark.

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