Monmouth County, NJ

MONMOUTH COUNTY, situated on the east boundary of New Jersey, on the Atlantic ocean. Area, 1,030 square miles. Face of the country undulating; soil of middling quality, here and there rich. Seat of justice, FreehoId. Pop. in 1810, 22,150; in 1820, 25,038; in 1830, 29,233; in 1840, 32,909; in 1850, 30,238. (Fanning's, 1853)
Place Unit Type
Containing Unit
Name Type
Freehold Township, NJ City or Town
Long Branch, NJ City or Town
West Long Branch, NJ City or Town
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