Cooper Grant, Camden

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Cooper-Grant Historic District
Cooper Grant, Camden is located in New Jersey
Cooper Grant, Camden
Location Roughly bounded by Friends, Linden, North Front, North Second, Penn, and Point
Camden, New Jersey
Coordinates Coordinates: 39°56′53″N 75°07′37″W / 39.948158°N 75.126809°W / 39.948158; -75.126809
Area 250 acres (100 ha)
Architectural style Second Empire, Italianate, Gothic
NRHP reference # 87002229[1]
NJRHP # 899[2]
Significant dates
Added to NRHP January 1, 1989
Designated NJRHP October 7, 1987

Cooper-Grant is a neighborhood located in the northwestern part of Camden, New Jersey. According to the 2000 U.S. Census, the neighborhood has a population of 838.[3] The neighborhood is situated near the Ben Franklin Bridge and Rutgers-Camden. It is served by the Cooper Street – Rutgers University River LINE station. The neighorhood is home to the Cooper-Grant Historic District which includes 93 buildings spread over 250 acres.[1] Cooper-Grant is considered one of the city's contemporary residential success stories. It has a relatively low-crime rate and many residents are college-educated professionals and students.[4]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register of Historical Places - NEW JERSEY (NJ), Camden County". Retrieved 2013-07-27. 
  2. ^ "New Jersey and National Registers of Historic Places". New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection - Historic Preservation Office. Retrieved 2013-07-20. 
  3. ^ "Camden Facts: Cooper-Grant". Retrieved 2012-01-15. 
  4. ^ "Linchpin of future Camden Waterfront redevelopment is haven for drug users". Newsworks. December 15, 2012. Retrieved 2014-05-28.