Jersey City is a city in Hudson County, New Jersey, United States. It is located on the Hudson River across from Manhattan, New York City, and is the second-most populous city in New Jersey. Jersey City is a major transportation hub, with several ports, highways, and trains serving the city. It is also a cultural and financial center, with many arts and entertainment venues, businesses, and financial institutions located in the city.
Jersey City has a diverse population and is home to a variety of neighborhoods, each with its own unique character and charm. Some of the most notable neighborhoods include the Historic Downtown, Journal Square, and the Waterfront.
Political Map of Jersey City
After Newark, Jersey City is the second most populous city in the U.S. state of New Jersey. It is the county seat and the largest city in Hudson County. Jersey City is located in the New York metropolitan area, between the Hudson River and Upper New York Bay, across from Lower Manhattan, and the Hackensack River and Newark Bay.
Blank Map of Jersey City
Jersey City is a major transportation hub as well as a distribution and manufacturing hub. Service industries have played a significant role in the revitalization of its waterfront and the development of one of the country’s largest downtowns.
Geography Map of Jersey City
Jersey City is the county seat of Hudson County and the second-most populous city in New Jersey. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 21.13 square miles (54.74 km2), which includes 14.74 square miles (38.19 km2) of land and 6.39 square miles (16.55 km2) of water (30.24%). The climate in this region is defined by hot, humid summers and mild to cool winters.
Road Map of Jersey City
- Interstate Highways: I-78
- US Highways: 1, 7, 78, 139, 169, 440, 501, 681
- Parkways/Expressways: Wegman Pky
- Major Roads: 5th St, 12th St, 14th St, Audubon Ave, Belmont Ave, Bennett St, Bergen Ave, Black Tom Rd, Bowers St, Bramhall Ave, Broadway, Central Ave, Christopher Columbus Dr, Clendenny Ave, Communipaw Ave, Danforth Ave, Duncan Ave, Garfield Ave, Grand St, Hoboken Ave, Ivy Pl, Jersey Ave, John F Kennedy Blvd