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Caldwell is a borough in Essex County, in the New York metro area.
The community was named for the Rev. James Caldwell, Revolutionary War chaplain
[NOTE: This is not the only community in New Jersey named Caldwell. For links to other places called Caldwell, NJ, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Caldwell is 40.839N. The longitude is -74.276W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 7,620.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Caldwell 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 07021 ZIP code.
11% of Caldwell residents report German ancestry, and 18% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Caldwell ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Caldwell was $34,630, compared with $21,587 nationally.
44% of Caldwell residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Caldwell, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $864. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,851.
Libraries in Caldwell include Caldwell Free Public Library ... View libraries
Essex County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Caldwell political report.
Caldwell restaurants taking online reservations include Trattoria Fresco ... View restaurants
The average commute time for Caldwell workers is 27 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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