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Information on the borough of Watchung

The borough of Watchung is located in the state of New Jersey. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the borough hall of Watchung at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the Town hall government by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Municipality reviews2.5 / 5 for Watchung by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Watchung borough HALL

Watchung borough hall's addressWatchung Watchung Municipal Building
15 Mountain Boulevard

Watchung NJ 07069
United States
Phone number of Watchung borough hall+1 908-756-0080
Fax number of Watchung borough hallNot available
Watchung, NJ emailNot available
Official website of Watchung borough hall Not available
Mayor of WatchungAlbert S. Ellis
Vital records Watchung vital records

Demographics of Watchung

Name of Watchung inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants5 801 population350 / 4 620
Population density in Watchung958,2 pop/sq mi (370,0 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Watchung, NJ

This borough does not have a passport office, but we suggest the following facilities near Watchung, NJ
Name Street Phone
BERKELEY HEIGHTS POST OFFICE364 SPRINGFIELD AVE9084641115
FANWOOD POST OFFICE275 SOUTH AVENUE9083227978
SCOTCH PLAINS POST OFFICE536 PARK AVENUE9083224747
DUNELLEN POST OFFICE311 NORTH AVENUE7329682070
SOUTH PLAINFIELD POST OFFICE114 OAK TREE AVENUE9087562432
UNION COUNTY CLERKS OFFICE300 NORTH AVE, EAST9086549859
WESTFIELD POST OFFICE153 CENTRAL AVENUE9082334053
MIDDLESEX POST OFFICE95 MARLBOROUGH AVENUE7323562100
GARWOOD POST OFFICE202 CENTER STREET9087890315
SUMMIT POST OFFICE61 MAPLE STREET9082771737
SPRINGFIELD POST OFFICE210 MOUNTAIN AVENUE9739242013
CRANFORD POST OFFICE3 MILN STREET9082763506
SOUTH BOUND BROOK POST OFFICE11 MADISON STREET7323561255
MADISON POST OFFICE10 LINCOLN PLACE9734439620
ROSELLE PUBLIC LIBRARY104 W FOURTH AVENUE9082455809

Top 3 most popular banks in Watchung

There are 3 bank branches in Watchung.
JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association is the most popular bank in Watchung with 2 branch offices, followed by PNC Bank, National Association with 1 branch offices.

Find below all bank branches in Watchung:

Bank's name Number of branch offices Service Type
JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
PNC Bank, National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
More info about banks in Watchung

Watchung administrative numbers

Watchung borough code3477600
Watchung borough postcode07069

Information on the borough of Watchung

Cities twinned with WatchungCurrently, the town Watchung isn’t twinned
Natural parksWatchung isn't part of a natural park

Transportation modes in Watchung

Airport
Linden Airport 10.2 miles
Morristown Municipal Airport 10.9 miles
Newark Liberty International Airport 14.5 miles

Watchung territory

Watchung area6,05 sq mi (15,68 km²)
Watchung altitude348 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 40.6428
Longitude: -74.4362
Latitude: 40° 38' 34'' North
Longitude: 74° 26' 10'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/New_York)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

Watchung neighbouring towns and cities

Watchung neighbouring municipalities
Long Hill TownshipBerkeley HeightsBerkeley Heights
North PlainfieldNeighbouring townsPlainfield
North PlainfieldNorth PlainfieldPlainfield
Watchung neighbouring municipalities
North Plainfield 1.5 milesPlainfield 2.2 milesBerkeley Heights 2.4 miles
Fanwood 2.7 milesScotch Plains 3.3 milesGreen Brook Township 3.6 miles
Long Hill Township 3.8 milesDunellen 4 milesNew Providence 4.2 miles
Warren Township 4.4 milesMountainside 4.8 milesSouth Plainfield 4.9 miles
Westfield 4.9 milesMiddlesex 5.7 milesGarwood 6 miles
Chatham Township 6 milesSummit 6.3 milesSpringfield 6.6 miles
Bernards Township 6.8 milesClark 6.8 milesCranford 7 miles

Distance between Watchung and other main cities and towns

New York City : 26 miles closestLos Angeles : 2436 milesChicago : 693 miles
Houston : 1397 milesPhiladelphia : 57 milesPhoenix : 2117 miles
San Antonio : 1561 milesSan Diego : 2404 milesDallas : 1347 miles
San Jose : 2528 milesJacksonville : 820 milesIndianapolis : 621 miles
San Francisco : 2581 milesAustin : 1489 milesColumbus : 453 miles
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Schools in Watchung, NJ

Elementary schools in Watchung

Bayberry School

District of Watchung Borough Public School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 4
Students : 363

Middle schools in Watchung

Valley View School

District of Watchung Borough Public School District
Lowest grade : 5, Highest grade : 8
Students : 341

Private schools in Watchung

Mt St Mary Academy

Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 370

Schools near Watchung

Hotel offers in Watchung

Leisure and activities in Watchung surrounding area

Zoo
Turtle Back Zoo
to East Orange 12 miles
Golf course
Twin Brooks Country ClubPlainfield West Nine
to Plainfield 3 miles
Plainfield Country Club
to Plainfield 3.6 miles
Echo Lake Country Club
to Westfield 6 miles
Fairmount Country Club
to Chatham Borough 6.4 miles
Canoe Brook Country Club
to Summit 6.5 miles
Summit Municipal Golf Course
to Summit 7.4 miles
Madison Golf Club
to Madison 7.6 miles
Roselle Golf Club
to Roselle 8.9 miles
Somerset Hills Country Club
to Bernardsville 9.7 miles