Newfoundland, New Jersey

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Newfoundland, New Jersey
Unincorporated community
Newfoundland, New Jersey is located in Passaic County, New Jersey
Newfoundland, New Jersey
Newfoundland, New Jersey
Newfoundland's location in Passaic County (Inset: Passaic County in New Jersey)
Coordinates: 41°02′47″N 74°26′07″W / 41.04639°N 74.43528°W / 41.04639; -74.43528Coordinates: 41°02′47″N 74°26′07″W / 41.04639°N 74.43528°W / 41.04639; -74.43528
Country United States
State New Jersey
County Passaic
Township West Milford
Elevation 761 ft (232 m)
ZIP code 07435
GNIS feature ID 0878781[1]
Newfoundland Train Station, used in the filming of The Station Agent. (41°02′55″N 74°26′40″W / 41.04861°N 74.44444°W / 41.04861; -74.44444)

Newfoundland (pronounced noo-FOUND-land) is an unincorporated community located within West Milford Township (in Passaic County) and both Jefferson Township, and Rockaway Township (in Morris County), New Jersey, United States. It is located along the New York, Susquehanna and Western Railway tracks and Route 23. It is the mailing address of Green Pond, a private lake that is in Rockaway Township. Newfoundland was a popular resort destination at the turn of the 20th century. Several resort hotels including Brown's Hotel and Idylease Inn relied on the railroad to bring guests for the resort season.

Popular culture[edit]

The critically acclaimed and award winning 2003 independent film The Station Agent was set and filmed largely in Newfoundland. The iconic train station featured in the film is located in the West Milford portion of Newfoundland.

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