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West Orange is a township in Essex County, in the New York metro area.
The latitude of West Orange is 40.798N. The longitude is -74.239W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 443 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 44,943.
Sections below provide additional information and links about West Orange demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Essex 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 07052 ZIP code.
6% of West Orange residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the West Orange ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in West Orange was $34,412, compared with $21,587 nationally.
43% of West Orange residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Historic districts in West Orange include Edison National Historic Site, Llewellyn Park Historic District ... View historic districts
Median rent in West Orange, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $788. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,926.
Libraries in West Orange include Tory Corner Branch, West Orange Free Public Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in West Orange include West Orange Chronicle
Essex County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our West Orange political report.
West Orange restaurants taking online reservations include Diamonds Riverside, The Manor - Fine Buffet Dining, The Manor - Terrace Lounge a la Carte Dining ... View restaurants
The average commute time for West Orange workers is 30 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 4 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in West Orange between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of .9 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
West Orange, NJPros: West Orange is a diverse community, the major ethnic groups being asian, hispanic, caucasian and african american...
Cons: West Orange is divided by a "up the hill" and "down the hill" theory...
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