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Bloomfield, New Jersey

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Bloomfield is a township in Essex County, in the U.S. state of New Jersey. As of the 2020 United States census, the township's population was 53,105,[9][10] an increase of 5,790 (+12.2%) from the 2010 census count of 47,315,[19][20] which in turn reflected a decline of 368 (-0.8%) from the 47,683 counted in the 2000 census.[21] It surrounds the Bloomfield Green Historic District.

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Bloomfield, New Jersey
Frank M. Leo Associates Building in downtown Bloomfield
Frank M. Leo Associates Building in downtown Bloomfield
Official seal of Bloomfield, New Jersey
Location of Bloomfield in Essex County highlighted in red (right). Inset map: Location of Essex County in New Jersey highlighted in orange (left).
Location of Bloomfield in Essex County highlighted in red (right). Inset map: Location of Essex County in New Jersey highlighted in orange (left).
Census Bureau map of Bloomfield, New Jersey
Census Bureau map of Bloomfield, New Jersey
Bloomfield is located in Essex County, New Jersey
Bloomfield
Bloomfield
Location in Essex County
Bloomfield is located in New Jersey
Bloomfield
Bloomfield
Location in New Jersey
Bloomfield is located in the United States
Bloomfield
Bloomfield
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 40.809128°N 74.187155°W / 40.809128; -74.187155[1][2]
CountryFlag_of_the_United_States.svg United States
StateFlag_of_New_Jersey.svg New Jersey
CountyEssex
IncorporatedMarch 23, 1812
Named forJoseph Bloomfield
Government
  TypeSpecial charter
  BodyTownship Council
  MayorTed Gamble (D, appointed to term ending December 31, 2025)[4][5]
  AdministratorAnthony G. DeZenzo (acting)[6]
  Municipal clerkLouise M. Palagano[7]
Area
  Total5.36 sq mi (13.88 km2)
  Land5.34 sq mi (13.82 km2)
  Water0.02 sq mi (0.06 km2)  0.45%
  Rank268th of 565 in state
7th of 22 in county[1]
Elevation174 ft (53 m)
Population
  Total53,105
  Estimate 
(2022)[9][11]
52,948
  Rank36th of 565 in state
4th of 22 in county[12]
  Density9,950.3/sq mi (3,841.8/km2)
   Rank38th of 565 in state
6th of 22 in county[12]
Time zoneUTC−05:00 (Eastern (EST))
  Summer (DST)UTC−04:00 (Eastern (EDT))
ZIP Code
Area code(s)862/973[15]
FIPS code3401306260[1][16][17]
GNIS feature ID1729714[1][18]
Websitewww.bloomfieldtwpnj.com
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