New Jersey (Listeni/n ˈɜːrzi/) is a state in the Northeastren an Middle Atlantic regions o the Unitit States. It is bordered on the north an east bi the U.S. state o New York, on the southeast and south by the Atlantic Ocean, on the wast bi Pennsylvania, an on the soothwast bi Delaware. New Jersey is the 4t least extensive, but the 11t maist populous an the maist densely populatit o the 50 United States. New Jersey lies maistly athin the sprawlin metropolitan auries o New York Ceety an Philadelphia. It is the third walthiest bi 2009–2010 median hoosehauld income an aw.[3]

New Jersey
KintraUnitit States
Afore stateheidProvince of New Jersey
Admittit tae the Union18 December 1787 (3rd)
Lairgest ceetyNewark
 • GovrenorPhil Murphy (D)
 • Lieutenant GovernorSheila Oliver (D)
LegislaturNew Jersey Legislature
 • Upper hooseSenate
 • Lawer hooseGeneral Assembly
U.S. senatorsCory Booker (D)
Bob Menendez (D)
U.S. Hoose delegation7 Democrats, 6 Republicans (leet)
 • Total8,944,469 (2,016 est)[1]
 • Density459/km2 (1189/sq mi)
 • Median hooseaud income
 • Income rank
 • Offeecial leidNane
 • Spoken leidInglis (anerlie) 72.6%
Spainyie 13.6%
Ithers 13.8%[2]
Trad. abbreviationN.J.
Latitude38° 56′ N tae 41° 21′ N
Longitude73° 54′ W tae 75° 34′ W


  1. "Table 1. Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for the United States, Regions, States, and Puerto Rico: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". U.S. Census Bureau. 23 December 2015. Archived frae the original (CSV) on 23 December 2015. Retrieved 23 December 2015. Unknown parameter |dead-url= ignored (help)
  2. Archived copy. MLA Data Center. Archived frae – Languages the original Check |url= value (help) on 24 Mey 2013. Retrieved 4 Juin 2012.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)[whit? clarification needit]
  3. "Median Household Income by State – 2-Year Averages". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 18 September 2011.

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Precedit bi
Leet o U.S. states bi date o statehuid
Ratified Constitution on 18 December 1787 (3rd)
Succeedit bi