Burlington County, NJ


BURLINGTON COUNTY, situated toward the southern part of New Jersey, between the river Delaware and the Atlantic ocean. Length, 40 miles; mean width, 12 ½; with an area of 500 square miles. The face of the country is generally level; the soil sandy, but productive. Seat of justice, Mount Holly. Pop. in 1830, 31,066; in 1840, 32,831; in 1850, 43,203. (Fanning's, 1853)

    Place Unit Type
    Containing Unit
    Name Type
    Burlington, NJ City or Town
    Chester, NJ City or Town
    Crosswicks, NJ City or Town
    Medford, NJ City or Town
    Mount Holly, NJ City or Town
    Mt. Holly, NJ City or Town
    Pemberton, NJ City or Town
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