Mercer County, New Jersey
|Mercer County, New Jersey|
Location in the state of New Jersey
New Jersey's location in the U.S.
|Largest City||Hamilton Township (population)
Hopewell Township (area)
228.89 sq mi (593 km²)
224.56 sq mi (582 km²)
4.33 sq mi (11 km²), 1.89%
1,624/sq mi (627/km²)
|Named for: Continental Army General Hugh Mercer|
Mercer County is a county in New Jersey, United States of America. Trenton, the capital of New Jersey is in Mercer County. As of the year 2006, 367,605 people lived in the county. Mercer county was founded in the year 1838.
References[change | change source]
- Mercer County, NJ, National Association of Counties. Accessed January 20, 2013.
- DP1 - Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data for Mercer County, New Jersey, United States Census Bureau. Accessed January 21, 2013.