Tabernacle Township, New Jersey

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Tabernacle Township is a Township in Burlington County, New Jersey, United States. As of the United States 2000 Census, the township population was 7,170.

Tabernacle was incorporated as a township by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on March 22, 1901, from portions of Shamong Township, Southampton Township and Woodland Township.[7]

New Jersey Monthly magazine ranked Tabernacle Township as its 23rd best place to live in its 2008 rankings of the "Best Places To Live" in New Jersey.[8]

New Jersey Monthly magazine ranked Tabernacle Township as its 6th best place to live in its 2010 rankings of the "Best Places To Live" in New Jersey. [9]

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Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 49.5 square miles (128.3 km²), of which, 49.5 square miles (128.1 km²) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.2 km²) of it (0.12%) is water.

Tabernacle Township borders Washington Township, Woodland Township, Southampton Township, Medford Township, and Shamong Township.

Demographics

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 7,170 people, 2,346 households, and 2,010 families residing in the township. The population density was 145.0 people per square mile (56.0/km²). There were 2,385 housing units at an average density of 48.2/sq mi (18.6/km²). The racial makeup of the township was 96.29% White, 2.09% African American, 0.10% Native American, 0.73% Asian, 0.31% from other races, and 0.49% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.48% of the population.

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