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Essex County is a county of New Jersey in the northeastern part of the United States. Essex County Bergen, Monmouth and Middlesex, as well as one of New Jersey's four original counties and it were established in 1682. Bureau of Economic Analysis 2009, all 3,113 counties in the United States (and New Jersey the seventh-most) of the 94 County ranked the highest per capita income. Essex County is the second most populous county in the state after the Hudson County. County's smallest municipalities have population densities are very similar to the major cities, and instead have the highest average elevation of any state. On the east side of Newark's Ironbound, the Brazilian and Portuguese community in the developing world. Newark has since become one of the quickly developing cities in the entire Northeast. Essex County is completely urbanized and it has become one of the first districts in the county park system to ensure that all never to create the first county in the country is the development of its land.

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      Essex County Demographics
Essex County Total Population is 785,000
Essex County Male Population is 377,000
Essex County Female Population is 416,000
Essex County Black Non-Hispanic Alone Population is 39.00%
Essex County White Non-Hispanic Alone Population is 35.00%
Essex County Hispanic or Latino Population is 18.50%
Essex County Asian alone Population is 4.0%
Essex County Two or more races Population is 1.0%
Essex County Some other race alone Population is 0.10%

      Essex County Education
Essex County colleges and universities are presently five institutions of the public and the private. The public institutions are Essex County College located at Newark, Montclair State University located in Montclair, New Jersey Institute of Technology in Newark, Rutgers-Newark situated in Newark, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey at Newark. Private education institutions are Berkeley College located in Newark, Bloomfield College in Bloomfield, Caldwell College in Caldwell, Seton Hall University in South Orange, Seton Hall University School of Law at Newark and Upsala College is situated in East Orange (Defunct).

      Essex County History
The Essex County history was established 30 Connecticut families settlement on the banks of the Passaic River in Newark, opened in 1666. The county of Essex was founded in 1682, Bergen, Monmouth and Middlesex counties in New Jersey, one of the four original counties. Essex County on March 7, 1683, was established in East Jersey. Essex County is English named in honor of England's historic empires. Parts of Essex in 1741, have been transferred to Somerset County. In 1837, Passaic, Essex and Bergen were formed from parts of the district. In 1857, was created from parts of Union County Essex County Courthouse.

      Essex County Transportation
Bus services are operating around the county, with New Jersey Transit headquarters located just subsequently Newark Penn Station, a transit center in the eastern part of the county. Port Authority Trans-Hudson and the Newark Light Rail is also a number of bus lines, as well as of the county around the web network, work from Newark Penn Station. Amtrak Acela Express also, Cardinal, Carolinian, Crescent, Keystone Service, Palmetto, Pennsylvanian, Northeast Regional, Silver Star, Silver Meteor, and Newark Penn Station, was served by the Vermonter. County in the southeastern part of Newark Liberty International Airport and the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, which is managed by one of the three airports in the New York Metropolitan. The Port Newark-Elizabeth Marine Terminal, the main part of the Port of New York and New Jersey. Newark Bay, it is New York - Newark metropolitan area, and goods entering and leaving the northeastern quadrant of North America, serves as the principal container ship.

      Essex County College
Essex County College, Newark, New Jersey, United States - 25,000 Students

      Essex County Tourist Attractions
Turtle Back Zoo
Thomas Edison National Historic Park
Mini Golf Safari
Tree Top Aerial Adventure Course
United Skates of America
Cuban Pete's Restaurant
Woodhouse Day Spa
The Mall at Short Hills
Cora Hartshorn Arboretum
A Little Taste of Purple
The Key Club
Funtime Junction
Essex Equestrian Center
North Jersey Clay Target Club
Outpost in the Burbs
Eagle Rock Reservation
Greenwood Gardens
Charles Shultz House
The Newark Bears

      Essex County Museums
Newark Museum
Montclair Art Museum
Newark Museum Planetarium
Jersey Explorer Children's Museum

      Essex County Parks
Anderson Park Montclair
Becker Park, Roseland
Branch Brook Park, Newark/Belleville (the country's oldest county park)
Brookdale Park, Montclair/Bloomfield
Eagle Rock Reservation, West Orange/Montclair
Glenfield Park, Montclair/Glen Ridge
Grover Cleveland Park, Caldwell
Hilltop Reservation, Caldwell/ Cedar Grove/ North Caldwell/ Verona
Irvington Park, Irvington
Ivy Hill Park Vailsburg
Kip's Castle Park, Verona
Mills Reservation, Cedar Grove/Upper Montclair
Orange Park, Orange
South Mountain Reservation, West Orange/South Orange/Millburn/Maplewood
Vailsburg Park, Newark
Verona Park, Verona
Watsessing Park, Bloomfield/East Orange
Weequahic Park, Newark
West Essex Park, West Caldwell/Roseland
Westside Park, Newark
Yanticaw Park, Nutley

      Essex County Religious
Essex County Catholic Church Population is 62%
Essex County Jewish Population is 17%
Essex County Other Population is 21%

      Essex County Neighboring Counties
Bergen County
Hudson County
Morris County
Passaic County
Union County

      Essex County Government
Executive is as well as all county business done by the board of chosen Freeholders. Nine members are elected to serve for both. Freeholders of the five districts of data, county to elected on the basis of four large. Freeholders of the five districts of data; County to elected from the county on an at-large basis. County Executive is elected by direct vote of the voters of the county.

      Essex County Geography
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, County has 126.212 square miles (326.89 km 2) water, land and 3.419 square miles (8.86 km 2) (2.64%), total area of 129.631 square miles (335.74 km 2). Passaic County land beyond the western half of the teens back into the river valley, the ridges of the Watchung Mountains and the couple wakes up from the East is generally flat. Elevation 675 ft (206 m) at the northern point of the globe with the new water Verona, Cedar Grove, North Caldwell, and scattered across the four regions can be found in between. Essex County has all humid subtropical climates. The county gets 45 inches of rain, 26 inches of snow falls per year. Western Essex County in eastern Essex has the same temperature, but with some minor differences in the Watchung Mountains to increase within the elevation.

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