Newark, New Jersey

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Newark is the most populous city in the U.S. state of New Jersey and the seat of Essex County.wikipedia
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New Jersey

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Newark is the most populous city in the U.S. state of New Jersey and the seat of Essex County.
New Jersey is the fourth-smallest state by area but the 11th-most populous, with 9 million residents as of 2017, and the most densely populated of the 50 U.S. states; its biggest city is Newark.

List of municipalities in New Jersey

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Newark is the most populous city in the U.S. state of New Jersey and the seat of Essex County.
The largest municipality by population in New Jersey is Newark with 277,140 residents whereas the smallest is Tavistock with 5 residents.

Essex County, New Jersey

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Newark is the most populous city in the U.S. state of New Jersey and the seat of Essex County.
Its county seat is Newark, the most populous city in the state.

Newark Liberty International Airport

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In addition, Newark Liberty International Airport was the first municipal commercial airport in the United States, and today is one of its busiest.
The airport straddles the boundary between the cities of Newark and Elizabeth, the former of which is the most populous city in the state.

New Jersey Institute of Technology

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A number of important higher education institutions are also in the city, including the Newark campus of Rutgers University (which includes law and medical schools and the Rutgers Institute of Jazz Studies); the New Jersey Institute of Technology; and Seton Hall University's law school.
The New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) is a public research university in Newark, New Jersey.

Passaic River

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Its location at the mouth of the Passaic River (where it flows into Newark Bay) has made the city's waterfront an integral part of the Port of New York and New Jersey.
In its lower portion, it flows through the most urbanized and industrialized areas of the state, including along downtown Newark.

Newark Symphony Hall

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Local cultural venues include the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Newark Symphony Hall, the Prudential Center and the Newark Museum.
Newark Symphony Hall at 1020 Broad Street in Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, United States, was built in 1925 and added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1977.

Prudential Center

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Local cultural venues include the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Newark Symphony Hall, the Prudential Center and the Newark Museum.
Prudential Center is a multi-purpose indoor arena in the central business district of Newark, New Jersey, United States.

IDT Corporation

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Several leading companies have their headquarters in Newark, including Prudential, PSEG, Panasonic Corporation of North America, Audible.com, IDT Corporation, and Manischewitz.
IDT Corporation (originally standing for International Discount Telecommunications) is an American telecommunications company headquartered in Newark, New Jersey.

Institute of Jazz Studies

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A number of important higher education institutions are also in the city, including the Newark campus of Rutgers University (which includes law and medical schools and the Rutgers Institute of Jazz Studies); the New Jersey Institute of Technology; and Seton Hall University's law school.
It is located on the fourth floor of the John Cotton Dana Library at Rutgers University-Newark in Newark, New Jersey.

Newark Museum

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Local cultural venues include the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Newark Symphony Hall, the Prudential Center and the Newark Museum.
The Newark Museum, in Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, United States, is the state's largest museum.

Audible (store)

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Several leading companies have their headquarters in Newark, including Prudential, PSEG, Panasonic Corporation of North America, Audible.com, IDT Corporation, and Manischewitz.
The company is based in Newark, NJ and is expanding its presence in the city with the creation of a new technology center.

Newark Bay

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Its location at the mouth of the Passaic River (where it flows into Newark Bay) has made the city's waterfront an integral part of the Port of New York and New Jersey.
Newark Bay is rectangular, approximately 5.5 mi long, varying in width from 0.6 to 1.2 mi. It is enclosed on the west by the cities of Newark and Elizabeth, and on the east by Jersey City and Bayonne.

Orange, New Jersey

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During its time as a township, portions were taken to form Springfield Township (April 14, 1794), Caldwell Township (February 16, 1798; now known as Fairfield Township), Orange Township (November 27, 1806), Bloomfield Township (March 23, 1812) and Clinton Township (April 14, 1834, remainder reabsorbed by Newark on March 5, 1902).
Orange was originally incorporated as a township by an act of the New Jersey Legislature on November 27, 1806, from portions of Newark Township.

Robert Treat

Newark was settled in 1666 by Connecticut Puritans led by Robert Treat from the New Haven Colony.
Robert Treat (February 23, 1624 – July 12, 1710) was an American colonial leader, militia officer and governor of the Connecticut Colony between 1683 and 1698 and the founder of Newark, New Jersey.

Springfield Township, Union County, New Jersey

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During its time as a township, portions were taken to form Springfield Township (April 14, 1794), Caldwell Township (February 16, 1798; now known as Fairfield Township), Orange Township (November 27, 1806), Bloomfield Township (March 23, 1812) and Clinton Township (April 14, 1834, remainder reabsorbed by Newark on March 5, 1902).
Springfield was formed as a township on April 14, 1794, from portions of Elizabeth Township and Newark Township, while the area was still part of Essex County, and was incorporated as one of New Jersey's first 104 townships by an act of the New Jersey Legislature on February 21, 1798.

Jersey City, New Jersey

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It has the third-smallest land area among the 100 most populous cities in the U.S., behind neighboring Jersey City and Hialeah, Florida.
Jersey City is the second-most-populous city in the U.S. state of New Jersey, after Newark.

Bloomfield, New Jersey

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During its time as a township, portions were taken to form Springfield Township (April 14, 1794), Caldwell Township (February 16, 1798; now known as Fairfield Township), Orange Township (November 27, 1806), Bloomfield Township (March 23, 1812) and Clinton Township (April 14, 1834, remainder reabsorbed by Newark on March 5, 1902).
The initial patent for the land that would become Bloomfield Township was granted to the English Puritan colonists of Newark, and the area assigned to Essex County in 1675, and Newark Township in 1693.

Gateway Region

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The city is the largest in New Jersey's Gateway Region, which is said to have received its name from Newark's nickname as the "Gateway City".
It is anchored by Newark, the state's most populous city, and is often also known as the Newark metropolitan area.

Fairfield Township, Essex County, New Jersey

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During its time as a township, portions were taken to form Springfield Township (April 14, 1794), Caldwell Township (February 16, 1798; now known as Fairfield Township), Orange Township (November 27, 1806), Bloomfield Township (March 23, 1812) and Clinton Township (April 14, 1834, remainder reabsorbed by Newark on March 5, 1902).
What is now Fairfield was formed on February 16, 1798, as Caldwell Township from portions of Acquackanonk Township and Newark Township.

Branch Brook Park

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Newark's Branch Brook Park is the oldest county park in the United States and is home to the nation's largest collection of cherry blossom trees, numbering over 5,000.
Branch Brook Park is a county park of Essex County, New Jersey in the United States, located in the North Ward of Newark, between the neighborhoods of Forest Hill and Roseville.

1967 Newark riots

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The city saw tremendous industrial and population growth during the 19th century and early 20th century, and experienced racial tension and urban decline in the second half of the 20th century, culminating in the 1967 Newark riots.
This riot occurred in the city of Newark, New Jersey, between July 12 and July 17, 1967.

Lincoln Park, Newark

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Newark's Central Ward, formerly known as the old Third Ward, contains much of the city's history including the original squares Lincoln Park, Military Park and Washington Park. The Ward contains the University Heights, The Coast/Lincoln Park, Government Center, Springfield/Belmont and Seventh Avenue neighborhoods.
Lincoln Park is a city square and neighbourhood, also known as "the Coast," in Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, United States.

List of United States cities by population

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As one of the nation's major air, shipping, and rail hubs, the city had a population of 285,154 in 2017, making it the nation's 70th-most populous municipality, after being ranked 63rd in the nation in 2000.

University Heights, Newark

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The Ward contains the University Heights, The Coast/Lincoln Park, Government Center, Springfield/Belmont and Seventh Avenue neighborhoods.
University Heights is a neighborhood in Newark in Essex County, New Jersey, United States.