Place:Warren, New Jersey, United States

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NameWarren
Alt namesWarrensource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates40.833°N 74.95°W
Located inNew Jersey, United States     (1824 - )
See alsoSussex, New Jersey, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
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Warren County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. As of the 2010 United States Census, the population was 108,692,[1] having increased by 6,255 (+6.1%) from 102,437 counted at the 2000 Census,[2] retaining its position as the 19th-most populous county in the state.[3] Its county seat is Belvidere.[4] It is part of the Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ metropolitan area and is generally considered the eastern border of the Lehigh Valley, and also shares its western border with the New York City Metropolitan Area, with its northwestern section bordering The Poconos. The most populous place was Phillipsburg, with 14,950 residents at the time of the 2010 Census, while Hardwick Township, covered , the largest total area of any municipality.[3]

Warren County was incorporated by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on November 20, 1824, from portions of Sussex County. At its creation, the county consisted of the townships of Greenwich, Independence, Knowlton, Mansfield, Oxford, and Pahaquarry (now defunct). The county was named for Joseph Warren, an American hero of the Battle of Bunker Hill.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1824 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1830 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1830 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
1830 18,627
1840 20,366
1850 22,358
1860 28,433
1870 34,336
1880 36,589
1890 36,553
1900 37,781
1910 43,187
1920 45,057
1930 49,319
1940 50,181
1950 54,374
1960 63,220
1970 73,879
1980 84,429
1990 91,607

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External links

www.co.warren.nj.us


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