Collingswood, New Jersey

related topics
{school, student, university}
{household, population, female}
{area, community, home}
{day, year, event}
{city, large, area}
{album, band, music}
{game, team, player}
{borough, population, unit_pref}
{food, make, wine}
{land, century, early}
{town, population, incorporate}
{woman, child, man}
{church, century, christian}
{mi², represent, 1st}
{film, series, show}
{township, household, population}

Collingswood is a Borough in Camden County, New Jersey, United States. As of the United States 2000 Census, the borough population was 14,326.

Collingswood was incorporated as a borough by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on May 22, 1888, from portions of Haddon Township, based on the results of a referendum held that same day.[6]

Formerly part of the Newton Quaker Colony, the Borough does not license any establishments to serve or sell alcoholic beverages inside borough limits, a policy that dates back to 1873.[7]

Collingswood is located in the Delaware Valley, 7 (12 km) miles east of Philadelphia The Borough is 35 (57 km) southwest of Trenton, New Jersey's capitol.

Contents

Geography

Collingswood is located at 39°54′58″N 75°04′29″W / 39.916141°N 75.074671°W / 39.916141; -75.074671 (39.916141, -75.074671).[8]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 1.9 square miles (5.0 km2), of which, 1.8 square miles (4.7 km2) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.2 km2) of it (4.69%) is water.

Collingswood shares land borders with Camden, Haddon Township, Oaklyn, Pennsauken, and Woodlynne.

Full article ▸

related documents
Florham Park, New Jersey
Haddonfield, New Jersey
Haddon Heights, New Jersey
Elma, New York
Lewisburg, Pennsylvania
Marilla, New York
Rumson, New Jersey
Park Ridge, New Jersey
Secaucus, New Jersey
Tinton Falls, New Jersey
Stone Harbor, New Jersey
Lebanon, New Jersey
Sea Girt, New Jersey
Roselle, New Jersey
Morris Plains, New Jersey
Seaside Park, New Jersey
Ridgefield Park, New Jersey
Bellmawr, New Jersey
Clementon, New Jersey
Spring Lake Heights, New Jersey
Teterboro, New Jersey
Lincoln Park, New Jersey
High Bridge, New Jersey
Mountain Lakes, New Jersey
Berlin, New Jersey
Spring Lake, New Jersey
Shrewsbury, New Jersey
Wanaque, New Jersey
Glen Gardner, New Jersey
Mountainside, New Jersey