India Square also called Little India or Little Bombay is a neighborhood in Jersey City, USA. The neighborhood is centered around Newark Avenue between Tonnelle Avenue and JFK Boulevard, and is considered to be part of the larger Journal Square district. This area has been home to the largest outdoor Navratri festivities in New Jersey as well as several Hindu temples. This portion of Newark Avenue is lined with groceries, video stores, clothing stores and restaurants and is one of the busier pedestrian areas of this part of the city, often stopping traffic for hours. According to the 2000 census, there were just under 13,000 Indians living in this two-block stretch of Jersey City, up from 3,000 in 1980. A Phagwah celebration has taken place in the city since 1992.
The Jersey City Public Schools operates public schools serving the area.
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