Union City, New Jersey

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Union City, New Jersey
City of Union City
William V. Musto Cultural Center
William V. Musto Cultural Center
Nickname(s): 
"Embroidery Capital of the United States"
"Havana on the Hudson"[1]
Location of Union City within Hudson County. Inset: Location of Hudson County in New Jersey
Location of Union City within Hudson County. Inset: Location of Hudson County in New Jersey
Census Bureau map of Union City, New Jersey
Census Bureau map of Union City, New Jersey
Coordinates: 40°46′03″N 74°01′56″W / 40.76746°N 74.032295°W / 40.76746; -74.032295Coordinates: 40°46′03″N 74°01′56″W / 40.76746°N 74.032295°W / 40.76746; -74.032295[2][3]
Country United States
State New Jersey
County Hudson
IncorporatedJune 1, 1925
Government
 • TypeWalsh Act
 • BodyBoard of Commissioners
 • MayorBrian P. Stack (term ends May 18, 2018)[4]
 • Municipal clerkErin Knoedler[5]
Area
 • Total1.283 sq mi (3.322 km2)
 • Land1.283 sq mi (3.322 km2)
 • Water0.000 sq mi (0.000 km2)  0.00%
Area rank478th of 566 in state
10th of 12 in county[2]
Elevation190 ft (60 m)
Population
(2010 Census)[7] New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development.
 • Total66,455
 • Estimate 
(2016)
69,296
 • Rank17th of 566 in state
2nd of 12 in county[8]
 • Density51,810.1/sq mi (20,004.0/km2)
 • Density rank2nd of 566 in state
2nd of 12 in county[8]
Time zoneUTC−5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (Eastern (EDT))
ZIP Code
07087[9][10]
Area code(s)201[11]
FIPS code3401774630[2][12][13]
GNIS feature ID0885424[2][14]
Websitewww.ucnj.com

Union City is a city in Hudson County, New Jersey.

References[change | change source]

  1. Bartlett, Kay. "Little Havana on the Hudson", Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, June 28, 1977 Archived at Google News. Accessed March 31, 2011.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2010 Census Gazetteer Files: New Jersey County Subdivisions, United States Census Bureau. Accessed May 21, 2015.
  3. US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990, United States Census Bureau. Accessed September 4, 2014.
  4. 2017 New Jersey Mayors Directory, New Jersey Department of Community Affairs. Accessed May 30, 2017.
  5. City Clerk, City of Union City. Accessed July 7, 2016.
  6. U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: City of Union City, Geographic Names Information System. Accessed March 14, 2013.
  7. DP-1 - Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 for Union City city, Hudson County, New Jersey, United States Census Bureau. Accessed January 24, 2012.
  8. 8.0 8.1 GCT-PH1 Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - State -- County Subdivision from the 2010 Census Summary File 1 for New Jersey, United States Census Bureau. Accessed August 11, 2013.
  9. Look Up a ZIP code for Union City, NJ, United States Postal Service. Accessed September 19, 2011.
  10. ZIP codes, State of New Jersey. Accessed August 19, 2013.
  11. Area Code Lookup - NPA NXX for Union City, NJ, Area-Codes.com. Accessed September 14, 2014.
  12. American FactFinder, United States Census Bureau. Accessed September 4, 2014.
  13. Geographic Codes Lookup for New Jersey, Missouri Census Data Center. Accessed August 28, 2017.
  14. US Board on Geographic Names, United States Geological Survey. Accessed September 4, 2014.