Essex fells borough website
Estimated per capita income in 2016: ,757 (it was ,630 in 2000) Caldwell borough income, earnings, and wages data Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: 2,791 (it was 8,600 in 2000) Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: 8,916; Detached houses: 1,208; Townhouses or other attached units: 5,561; In 2-unit structures: 1,504; In 3-to-4-unit structures: 5,082; In 5-or-more-unit structures: 8,847; Mobile homes: 2,603Nearest city with pop.
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Leavitt to the northern New Jersey area near the end of the Caldwell line. Fell formed the Suburban Land Company and purchased 1,000 acres of land from the estate of Revolutionary War General William J. In order to create their residential development the group commissioned noted architect Ernest W. The community's name was derived by taking "Essex" from the name of the county and adding "Fells" from the name of John F.
Fell which also means hill or down., Essex Fells had 750 houses, most of which were custom built, with many occupying lots several acres in size.
In 1981, the borough was one of seven Essex County municipalities to pass a referendum to become a township, joining four municipalities that had already made the change, of what would ultimately be more than a dozen Essex County municipalities to reclassify themselves as townships in order take advantage of federal revenue sharing policies that allocated townships a greater share of government aid to municipalities on a per capita basis.
Essex Fells was part of the Horseneck Tract, which was an area that consisted of what are now the municipalities of Caldwell, West Caldwell, North Caldwell, Fairfield, Verona, Cedar Grove, Essex Fells, Roseland, and portions of Livingston and West Orange.
Tickets are person if purchased by December 31, through March 10 and on the day of the event. Tickets can be purchased through the Belmar Tourism Commission website by clicking here.In 1702, settlers purchased the 14,000 acres (57 km) Horseneck Tract — so-called because of its irregular shape that suggested a horse's neck and head — from the Lenni Lenape Native Americans for goods equal to 5.This purchase encompassed much of western Essex County, from the Orange, or First Mountain in the Watchung Mountain range to the Passaic River.Belmar/Lake Como is Belmar and Lake Como’s only free daily newspaper.Accredited by the New Jersey Press Association, it is a locally owned news organization serving the community.