Jackson Township, New Jersey

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Jackson Township, New Jersey
Township
Map of Jackson Township in Ocean County
Map of Jackson Township in Ocean County
Country United States
State New Jersey
County Ocean
Incorporated March 6, 1844
Government
 • Type Township (New Jersey)
 • Mayor Mark Seda (2010)
Area
 • Total 100.8 sq mi (261.1 km2)
 • Land 100.1 sq mi (259.1 km2)
 • Water 0.8 sq mi (1.9 km2)
Elevation[1] 92 ft (28 m)
Population (2006)
 • Total 52,305
 • Density 427.9/sq mi (165.2/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 08527
Area code(s) 732
FIPS code 34-34680[2]
GNIS feature ID 0882079[3]

Jackson Township is a township in Ocean County, New Jersey, United States. The Township of Jackson was named after Andrew Jackson.[source?] About 43,000 people lived there as of the year 2002.

References[change | change source]

  1. U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Township of Jackson, Geographic Names Information System, accessed January 4, 2008.
  2. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 

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