Ledgewood, New Jersey

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Ledgewood, New Jersey
King Homestead in the historic Drakesville section
King Homestead in the historic Drakesville section
Ledgewood, New Jersey is located in Morris County, New Jersey
Ledgewood, New Jersey
Ledgewood, New Jersey
Ledgewood's location in Morris County (Inset: Morris County in New Jersey)
Ledgewood, New Jersey is located in New Jersey
Ledgewood, New Jersey
Ledgewood, New Jersey
Ledgewood, New Jersey (New Jersey)
Ledgewood, New Jersey is located in the United States
Ledgewood, New Jersey
Ledgewood, New Jersey
Ledgewood, New Jersey (the United States)
Coordinates: 40°52′52″N 74°39′22″W / 40.88111°N 74.65611°W / 40.88111; -74.65611Coordinates: 40°52′52″N 74°39′22″W / 40.88111°N 74.65611°W / 40.88111; -74.65611
Country United States
State New Jersey
CountyMorris
TownshipRoxbury
Elevation
768 ft (234 m)
ZIP code
07852
GNIS feature ID0877722[1]

Ledgewood is an unincorporated community located within Roxbury Township in Morris County, New Jersey.[2] It was historically known as Drakesville after Abraham Drake, originally from Piscataway, New Jersey, who operated a mill and tavern here in the mid 1700's.[3]

The area is served as United States Postal Service ZIP Code 07852.

As of the 2000 United States Census, the population for ZIP Code Tabulation Area 07852 was 2,558.

Ledgewood Mall is located in Ledgewood.

Notable people[edit]

People who were born in, residents of, or otherwise closely associated with Ledgewood include:

Points of interest[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ledgewood". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2012-09-24.
  2. ^ Locality Search, State of New Jersey. Accessed June 9, 2016.
  3. ^ "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Ledgewood Historic District" (PDF). National Park Service.
  4. ^ Jetur Rose Riggs, Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Accessed September 2, 2007.

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