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Location City/District States or Territories States or Territories Abbrieviation Postcode
Cliffside Park Atlantic New Jersey NJ 07010
Edgewater Atlantic New Jersey NJ 07020
Fairview Atlantic New Jersey NJ 07022
Fort Lee Atlantic New Jersey NJ 07024
Garfield Atlantic New Jersey NJ 07026
North Arlington Atlantic New Jersey NJ 07031
Wallington Atlantic New Jersey NJ 07057
Rutherford Atlantic New Jersey NJ 07070
Lyndhurst Atlantic New Jersey NJ 07071
Carlstadt Atlantic New Jersey NJ 07072
East Rutherford Atlantic New Jersey NJ 07073
Moonachie Atlantic New Jersey NJ 07074
Wood Ridge Atlantic New Jersey NJ 07075
Allendale Atlantic New Jersey NJ 07401
Elmwood Park Atlantic New Jersey NJ 07407
Fair Lawn Atlantic New Jersey NJ 07410
Franklin Lakes Atlantic New Jersey NJ 07417
Ho Ho Kus Atlantic New Jersey NJ 07423
Mahwah Atlantic New Jersey NJ 07430
Midland Park Atlantic New Jersey NJ 07432
Oakland Atlantic New Jersey NJ 07436
Ramsey Atlantic New Jersey NJ 07446
Ridgewood Atlantic New Jersey NJ 07450
Ridgewood Atlantic New Jersey NJ 07451
Glen Rock Atlantic New Jersey NJ 07452
Saddle River Atlantic New Jersey NJ 07458
Waldwick Atlantic New Jersey NJ 07463
Wyckoff Atlantic New Jersey NJ 07481
Mahwah Atlantic New Jersey NJ 07495
Hackensack Atlantic New Jersey NJ 07601

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New Jersey Description

New Jersey is a state in the northeastern part of United State with little distance of 130 mile Atlantic coast. In New Jersey Shore includes notable resort towns like historic Asbury Park and Cape May, with its preserved Victorian buildings.

 

History

New Jersey begins at the end of the Younger Dryas, approximately 15,000 years ago. The indigene of Americans make progress move into New Jersey soon after the reversal of the Younger Dryas; before then, an ice sheet hundreds of feet thick had made the area of northern New Jersey uninhabitable that people could not dwell. In New Jersey European contact start with the exploration of the Jersey Shore by Giovanni da Verrazzano in 1524. 

 

In the 17th century, the New Jersey region was calmed and came under the control of the Swedes and the Dutch, resulting in a struggle in which the Dutch proved victorious (1655). However, the English(England) seized the Dutch (Netherland) colony of New Netherland in 1664. New Jersey became visible to be one of the Thirteen(13) Colonies which broke away from Britain in the American Revolution, adopting the Declaration of Independence in 1776. And turning to a state upon the formation of the United States, New Jersey saw significant action during the American Revolutionary War. New Jersey's officials who were delegates signed the Articles of Confederation in 1779 and Princeton acted as the nation's capital for four months in 1783.In the  year 1787, New Jersey became the third state to ratify the United States Constitution.

 

Back in the 19th century, New Jersey cities where the leading force of the United States in the Industrial Revolution and provided soldiers for many of the wars that the United States has fought in different times, including the 88,000 men for the American Civil War. New Jersey state became a solid component of the Underground Railroad.  Jersey state's transportation system continued to improve with the construction of canals and more rail lines that helped industrialization to develop further. During the early 20th century New Jersey was very prosperous, but the economy of New Jersey weakened in the Great Depression of the 1930s. 

 

In New Jersey during World War II (1939-1945) and the Cold War (c. 1947-1991), New Jersey's shipyards and military bases played a very important role in the defense of the United States.[citation needed] In the 1960s . New Jersey became the site of several race riots and of the Glassboro Summit Conference (1967), between American President Lyndon B. Johnson and Soviet Premier Alexei Kosygin.

 

Sales Tax in New Jersey

 

6.625%

 

Effective January 1, 2018, the New Jersey Sales and Use Tax Rate is 6.625%. Just before January 1, 2017, the Sales Tax rate was 7%.

 

Tax Rate

 

6.625%

 

New Jersey state sales tax rate is 6.625%. Unlike many other states, New Jersey (NJ) does not allow the imposition of local sales tax—the entire state has a single rate.

 

 New Jersey Animal

 

Horses

 

The horse is included on the state seal. Horses were very important to farming. Today, people continue to raise horses in New Jersey.