Trenton, New Jersey

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City of Trenton, New Jersey
New Jersey State Capitol in 1846
Location of Trenton in Mercer County
Coordinates: 40°13′18″N 74°45′22″W / 40.22167°N 74.75611°W / 40.22167; -74.75611Coordinates: 40°13′18″N 74°45′22″W / 40.22167°N 74.75611°W / 40.22167; -74.75611
Country United States
State New Jersey
County Mercer County
Incorporated November 13, 1792
Government
 • Mayor Tony F. Mack
Area
 • Total 8.1 sq mi (21.1 km2)
 • Land 7.6 sq mi (19.8 km2)
 • Water 0.5 sq mi (1.3 km2)
Elevation[1] 52 ft (16 m)
Population (2006)
 • Total 83,923
 • Density 11,153.6/sq mi (4,304.7/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 08608, 08609, 08610, 08611, 08618, 08619, 08620, 08625, 08628, 08629, 08638, 08641, 08648, 08650
Area code(s) 609

Trenton is the capital city of the U.S. state of New Jersey. It is the county seat of Mercer County. Trenton is in the middle part of New Jersey, along the Delaware River.

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