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New Providence is a borough in Union County, in the New York metro area.
The latitude of New Providence is 40.698N. The longitude is -74.401W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 220 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 11,983.
Sections below provide additional information and links about New Providence demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Union County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Newark area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 07974 ZIP code.
13% of New Providence residents report German ancestry, and 17% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the New Providence ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in New Providence was $42,995, compared with $21,587 nationally.
58% of New Providence residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Historic districts in New Providence include Feltville Historic District ... View historic districts
Median rent in New Providence, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $887. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $2,211.
Libraries in New Providence include New Providence Memorial Library ... View libraries
Union County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our New Providence political report.
The average commute time for New Providence workers is 30 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
Hotels in New Providence include Best Western.
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