Hibernia, New Jersey

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Hibernia, New Jersey
Hibernia, New Jersey is located in Morris County, New Jersey
Hibernia, New Jersey
Hibernia, New Jersey
Hibernia's location in Morris County (Inset: Morris County in New Jersey)
Hibernia, New Jersey is located in New Jersey
Hibernia, New Jersey
Hibernia, New Jersey
Hibernia, New Jersey (New Jersey)
Hibernia, New Jersey is located in the United States
Hibernia, New Jersey
Hibernia, New Jersey
Hibernia, New Jersey (the United States)
Coordinates: 40°56′38″N 74°29′34″W / 40.94389°N 74.49278°W / 40.94389; -74.49278Coordinates: 40°56′38″N 74°29′34″W / 40.94389°N 74.49278°W / 40.94389; -74.49278
Country United States
State New Jersey
CountyMorris
TownshipRockaway
Named forHibernia, the classical name for Ireland
Elevation
538 ft (164 m)
ZIP code
07866
GNIS feature ID0877076[1]

Hibernia is an unincorporated community located within Rockaway Township in Morris County, New Jersey, United States.[2] The area is served as United States Postal Service ZIP code 07842. The community takes its name from Hibernia, the classical name for Ireland.[3]

As of the 2000 United States Census, the population for ZIP Code Tabulation Area 07842 was 93.

The Hibernia mines, a series of iron mines worked from pre-Revolutionary times until 1916, are located here.

Hibernia has a public Library on Green Pond Road.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hibernia". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2012-09-24.
  2. ^ Locality Search, State of New Jersey. Accessed June 9, 2016.
  3. ^ Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. Govt. Print. Off. p. 156.

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