New jersey states map. On the east southeast and south by the atlantic ocean. Before then an ice sheet hundreds of feet thick had made the area of northern new jersey uninhabitable. New jersey constituent state of the us. We have a more detailed satellite image of new jersey without county boundaries.
New jersey is a state in the mid atlantic region of the northeastern united states. Facts on world and country flags maps geography history statistics disasters current events and international relations. The story of the area of present day new jersey begins at the end of the younger dryas about 15000 years ago. Politico new jersey pros high level outlook on the policy issues driving the month in new jersey.
Im from new jersey is the only state song that is adaptable to any municipality with a two or three syllable name. It is a peninsula bordered on the north and east by the state of new york particularly along the extent of the length of new york city on its western edge. The map above is a landsat satellite image of new jersey with county boundaries superimposed. Newark is the largest city in new jersey united states and the county seat of essex county.
Infoplease is the worlds largest free reference site. One of the original 13 states it is bounded by new york to the north and northeast the atlantic ocean to the east and south and delaware and pennsylvania to the west. New jerseys revolutionary experience a series of twenty eight now out of print pamphlets published by the new jersey historical commission that have been scanned by the nj state library. Native americans moved into new jersey soon after the reversal of the younger dryas.