West New York, New Jersey

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West New York, New Jersey
Town
Map highlighting West New York within Hudson County. Inset: Location of Hudson County highlighted in the State of New Jersey.
Map highlighting West New York within Hudson County. Inset: Location of Hudson County highlighted in the State of New Jersey.
Coordinates: Coordinates: 40°47′09″N 74°00′34″W / 40.78583°N 74.00944°W / 40.78583; -74.00944
CountryUnited States
StateNew Jersey
CountyHudson
IncorporatedJuly 8, 1898
Government
 • TypeWalsh Act (New Jersey)
 • MayorSilverio Vega
Area
 • Total1.3 sq mi (3.4 km2)
 • Land1.0 sq mi (2.6 km2)
 • Water0.3 sq mi (0.8 km2)
Elevation151 ft (46 m)
Population
 (2007)
 • Total46,425
 • Density44,995.1/sq mi (17,372.7/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
07093
Area code(s)201
FIPS code34-79610[2][3]
GNIS feature ID0885438[4]
Websitehttp://westnewyorknj.org/

West New York is a town of Hudson County in the state of New Jersey, United States. About 46,800 people were living in West New York as of 2000. West New York has an area of 1.3 square miles.

References[change | change source]

  1. U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Town of West New York, Geographic Names Information System. Accessed January 4, 2008.
  2. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. A Cure for the Common Codes: New Jersey, Missouri Census Data Center. Accessed July 14, 2008.
  4. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.

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