Florham Park, New Jersey

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Florham Park is a borough in Morris County, New Jersey, United States. As of the United States 2000 Census, the borough population was 8,857, which had grown to 12,389 as of the Bureau's 2008 estimate.[4]

Florham Park was incorporated as a borough by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on March 9, 1899, from portions of Chatham Township.[8]

Florham Park is the home to the New York Jets training camp, where in 2008 the Jets relocated to from their old facility at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York. Florham Park beat out Berkeley Heights, Jersey City, Millburn, South Amboy, and Wood-Ridge, which had all been finalists contending to be the host of the new facility.[9]

Florham Park is also the North American headquarters for the BASF corporation, the world's largest chemical company.[10]

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Geography

Florham Park is located at 40°46′38″N 74°23′25″W / 40.777250°N 74.390278°W / 40.777250; -74.390278 (40.777250, -74.390278).[11]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 7.4 square miles (19.3 km2), of which, 7.4 square miles (19.2 km2) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.1 km2) of it (0.27%) is water.

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