Kearny, New Jersey

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Kearny, New Jersey
map highlighting Kearny within Hudson County
map highlighting Kearny within Hudson County
Coordinates: Coordinates: 40°45′47″N 74°8′14″W / 40.76306°N 74.13722°W / 40.76306; -74.13722
CountryUnited States
StateNew Jersey
CountyHudson
Area
 • Total10.2 sq mi (26.4 km2)
 • Land9.1 sq mi (23.7 km2)
 • Water1.0 sq mi (2.7 km2)
Elevation
105 ft (32 m)
Population
 (2000)
 • Total40,513
 • Density4,433.2/sq mi (1,711.7/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
07032, 07099
Area code(s)201
FIPS code34-36510[1]
GNIS feature ID0877524[2]

Kearny (pronounced /kɑrni/) is a town in Hudson County, New Jersey, United States. It was named after Civil War general Philip Kearny. As of the United States 2000 Census, the town population was 40,513.

References[change | change source]

  1. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.

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