Texas, New Jersey

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Texas, New Jersey
Residential section of Texas in Monroe Township
Residential section of Texas in Monroe Township
Texas, New Jersey is located in Middlesex County, New Jersey
Texas, New Jersey
Texas, New Jersey
Location of Texas in Middlesex County Inset: Location of county within the state of New Jersey
Texas, New Jersey is located in New Jersey
Texas, New Jersey
Texas, New Jersey
Texas, New Jersey (New Jersey)
Texas, New Jersey is located in the United States
Texas, New Jersey
Texas, New Jersey
Texas, New Jersey (the United States)
Coordinates: 40°21′38″N 74°22′10″W / 40.36056°N 74.36944°W / 40.36056; -74.36944Coordinates: 40°21′38″N 74°22′10″W / 40.36056°N 74.36944°W / 40.36056; -74.36944
Country United States
State New Jersey
CountyMiddlesex
TownshipMonroe and Old Bridge
Elevation39 ft (12 m)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
GNIS feature ID883193[1]
Looking east along Texas Road at the township line

Texas is an unincorporated community located along the border of Monroe and Old Bridge townships in Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States.[2] The two townships, split by the Matchaponix Brook, consist of similar land uses. Both have a mix of housing developments and forest land in the vicinity of the community. The main road that runs east and west through the community is Texas Road; it connects to County Route 520 (CR 520) towards the east and CR 612 on the west via Matchaponix Avenue. Other nearby roads in the vicinity include CR 527, CR 613, U.S. Route 9, and Route 18.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Texas". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ Locality Search, State of New Jersey. Accessed February 15, 2015.
  3. ^ Google (February 15, 2015). "Texas, New Jersey" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved February 15, 2015.