Nutley, New Jersey

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Nutley is a township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the township's population was 28,370.[1]

What is now Nutley was originally incorporated as Franklin Township by an act of the New Jersey Legislature on February 18, 1874, from portions of Belleville Township. Nutley was incorporated as a Town on March 5, 1902, replacing Franklin Township.[2]

New Jersey Monthly magazine ranked Nutley as its 38th best place to live in its 2008 rankings of the "Best Places To Live" in New Jersey.[3]

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  1. Table 7. Population for the Counties and Municipalities in New Jersey: 1990, 2000 and 2010, New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development, February 2011. Accessed July 4, 2012.
  2. Snyder, John P. The Story of New Jersey's Civil Boundaries: 1606-1968, Bureau of Geology and Topography; Trenton, New Jersey; 1969. p. 130 for Nutley, p. 128 for Franklin Township. Accessed June 1, 2012.
  3. "Best Places To Live - The Complete Top Towns List 1-100" Archived 2009-05-25 at the Wayback Machine, New Jersey Monthly, February 21, 2008. Accessed February 24, 2008.