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City of Hackensack
Nickname: U WISH YOUR CITY WAZ LIKE OURZ "Hackensack", FDU Magazine, Fall / Winter 2001. Accessed June 14, 2007. "Billed as “A City in Motion,” Hackensack has been on the move since before the founding of the United States."</ref>
Location of Hackensack within Bergen County, New Jersey.
Coordinates: 40°53′16″N 74°2′53″W / 40.88778, -74.04806
Country United States of America
State New Jersey
County Bergen
Settled 1665 (as New Barbadoes)
Incorporated October 31, 1693 (as New Barbadoes Township)
Incorporated November 21, 1921 (as a city under current name)
Government
 - Mayor Jorge Meneses
Area
 - City  4.3 sq mi (11.2 km²)
 - Land  4.1 sq mi (10.7 km²)
 - Water  0.2 sq mi (0.5 km²)
Elevation  120 ft (36.6 m)
Population (2006)[1]
 - City 43,735
 - Density 10,358.3/sq mi (3,999.4/km²)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 - Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Website:http://www.hackensack.org

Hackensack is a city in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States and the county seat of Bergen County.GR6 Although informally called Hackensack, it was officially named New Barbadoes Township until 1921. As of the United States 2000 Census, the city population was 42,677. The Census Bureau's 2005 population estimate indicates a total population of 43,735. It is located approximately 7 miles (11 km) west of Manhattan and 12 miles (19 km) south of Rockland County, New York. From a number of locations one can see the New York City skyline. Hackensack may mean: Hackensack, Minnesota Hackensack, New Jersey Hackensack River This is a disambiguation page &#8212; a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... This article or section seems to contain too many examples (or of a poor quality) for an encyclopedia entry. ... is the 165th day of the year (166th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 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The Metropolitan campus of Fairleigh Dickinson University straddles the Hackensack River in both Hackensack and Teaneck. Hackensack is also the home of the New Jersey Naval Museum and the World War II submarine USS Ling. Astronaut Walter Schirra is perhaps Hackensack's most famous native son. Fairleigh Dickinson University is a U.S. private university founded in 1942. ... Teaneck (pronounced ) is a township in Bergen County, New Jersey, and is a suburb of New York City. ... The New Jersey Naval Museum (NJNM) introduces state residents and visitors to New Jerseys Navy heritage and naval history in general. ... Combatants Allied powers: China France Great Britain Soviet Union United States and others Axis powers: Germany Italy Japan and others Commanders Chiang Kai-shek Charles de Gaulle Winston Churchill Joseph Stalin Franklin Roosevelt Adolf Hitler Benito Mussolini Hideki Tōjō Casualties Military dead: 17,000,000 Civilian dead: 33,000... USS Virginia, a Virginia-class nuclear attack (SSN) submarine Alvin in 1978, a year after first exploring hydrothermal vents. ... USS Ling (SS-297) is a Balao-class submarine of the United States Navy, named for the ling fish, also known as the cobia. ... Astronaut Bruce McCandless II using a manned maneuvering unit outside the U.S. Space Shuttle Challenger in 1984. ... Walter Marty Schirra, Jr. ...

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Geography

Hackensack is located at 40°53′16″N, 74°2′53″W (40.887797, -74.047978).GR1


It is bordered by Paramus, River Edge, Teaneck, Bogota, Ridgefield Park, Little Ferry, South Hackensack, Hasbrouck Heights, Lodi, and Maywood. Paramus (IPA: ) is a borough in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States. ... Map highlighting River Edges location within Bergen County. ... Teaneck (pronounced ) is a township in Bergen County, New Jersey, and is a suburb of New York City. ... Map highlighting Bogotas location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Ridgefield Parks location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Little Ferrys location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting South Hackensacks location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Hasbrouck Heights location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Lodis location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Maywoods location within Bergen County. ...


According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 11.2 km² (4.3 mi²). 10.7 km² (4.1 mi²) of it is land and 0.5 km² (0.2 mi²) of it (4.41%) is water. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census as defined in Title ) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... A square metre (US spelling: square meter) is by definition the area enclosed by a square with sides each 1 metre long. ... A square mile is an English unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (≈1,609 m) in length. ...


Demographics

As of the censusGR2 of 2000, there were 42,677 people, 18,113 households, and 9,545 families residing in the city. The population density was 3,999.4/km² (10,358.3/mi²). There were 18,945 housing units at an average density of 1,775.4/km² (4,598.2/mi²). The racial makeup of the city was 52.61% White, 24.65% African American, 0.45% Native American, 7.45% Asian, 0.05% Pacific Islander, 9.71% from other races, and 5.08% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 25.92% of the population. 1870 US Census for New York City A census is the process of obtaining information about every member of a population (not necessarily a human population). ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... It has been suggested that Ethnicity (United States Census) be merged into this article or section. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ...

Historical populations
Census Pop.  %±
1930 24,568
1940 26,279 7.0%
1950 29,219 11.2%
1960 30,521 4.5%
1970 36,008 18.0%
1980 36,039 0.1%
1990 37,049 2.8%
2000 42,677 15.2%
Est. 2005 43,735 [1] 2.5%
Population 1930 - 1990.[2]

There were 18,113 households out of which 21.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 34.8% were married couples living together, 13.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 47.3% were non-families. 39.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.26 and the average family size was 3.08. The Fifteenth United States Census was taken in 1930. ... The Sixteenth United States Census, conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States to be 132,164,569, an increase of 7. ... The Seventeenth United States Census was taken in 1950. ... The Eighteenth United States Census was taken in 1960. ... The Nineteenth United States Census was taken in 1970. ... The Twetieth United States Census, conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States to be 226,542,199, an increase of 11. ... The Twenty-first United States Census, conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States to be 248,709,873, an increase of 9. ... 2000 US Census logo The Twenty-Second United States Census, known as Census 2000 and conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States on April 1, 2000, to be 281,421,906, an increase of 13. ... Marriage is an interpersonal relationship with governmental, social, or religious recognition, usually intimate and sexual, and often created as a contract, or through civil process. ...


In the city the population was spread out with 18.2% under the age of 18, 8.6% from 18 to 24, 38.4% from 25 to 44, 22.3% from 45 to 64, and 12.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 98.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 98.5 males.


The median income for a household in the city was $49,316, and the median income for a family was $56,953. Males had a median income of $39,636 versus $32,911 for females. The per capita income for the city was $26,856. About 6.8% of families and 9.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 9.1% of those under age 18 and 10.3% of those age 65 or over. The per capita income for a group of people may be defined as their total personal income, divided by the total population. ... Map of countries showing percentage of population who have an income below the national poverty line The poverty line is the level of income below which one cannot afford to purchase all the resources one requires to live. ...


Government

The Bergen County Court House
The Bergen County Court House

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Local government

Hackensack operates under the New Jersey 1923 Municipal Manager Law. This form of government separates policy making (the work of the Mayor and City Council) from the execution of policy (the work of the City Manager). This maintains professional management and a City-wide perspective through: nonpartisan election, at-large representation, concentration of executive responsibility in the hands of a professional manager accountable to the Mayor and Council, concentration of policy making power in one body: a five-person Mayor and Council. In the several decades in which the City has used the Municipal Manager Form of Government, Hackensack has had only nine City Managers. Hackensack Municipal Court hears traffic matters, other minor offenses, and some civil cases as well. Official language(s) English de facto Capital Trenton Largest city Newark Area  Ranked 47th  - Total 8,729 sq mi (22,608 km²)  - Width 70 miles (110 km)  - Length 150 miles (240 km)  - % water 14. ... Modern forms of municipal government Walsh Act/Commission 1923 Municipal Manager Faulkner Act forms of municipal government Mayor-Council Council-Manager Small Municipality Mayor-Council-Administrator The 1923 Municipal Manager Law was the last type of reformed municipal government the State of New Jersey introduced in the progressive era. ...


The Mayor of the City of Hackensack is Jorge E. Meneses.[3] Other members of the Hackensack City Council are Deputy Mayor Michael R. Melfi, Charles P. McAuliffe, Karen K. Sasso and Marlin G. Townes.[4] A mayor (from the Latin māior, meaning larger, greater) is the modern title of the highest ranking municipal officer. ... The Deputy Mayor of a community is the number two official to the mayor. ...


After Joe DeFalco died in 2005 on Election Day, his running mates agreed to create a rotation under which each of the four surviving members of the New Visions for Hackensack slate would serve for a year as Mayor, creating a series of firsts for the City. Marlin Townes took office in 2005 as the city's first black mayor, and Karen Sasso became the first female mayor in 2006. Jorge Meneses became Hackensack's first Hispanic mayor when he was sworn in on July 1, 2007. Michale Melfi will take the reins as mayor in 2008.[5] is the 182nd day of the year (183rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era. ...


Federal, state and county representation

Hackensack is part of New Jersey's 37th Legislative District and is in the Ninth Congressional District.[6]


New Jersey's Ninth Congressional District, covering the southern portion of Bergen County and sections of Hudson County and Passaic County, is represented by Steve Rothman (D, Fair Lawn). New Jersey is represented in the Senate by Frank Lautenberg (D, Cliffside Park) and Bob Menendez (D, Hoboken). New Jerseys Ninth Congressional District is currently represented by Democrat Steve Rothman. ... Bergen County is the most populous county of the state of New Jersey, United States. ... Hudson County is a located in the U.S. state of New Jersey, with its county seat in Jersey City6. ... Bergen and Passaic counties, 1872 Passaic County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. ... Steven R. Steve Rothman (born October 14, 1952 in Englewood, New Jersey) is an American Democratic Party politician, who is a member of the United States House of Representatives for New Jerseys Ninth Congressional District (map). ... The Democratic Party is one of two major political parties in the United States, the other being the Republican Party. ... Map highlighting Fair Lawns location within Bergen County. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Chief Justice Associate Justices Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures (List) State Courts Local Government Other countries Politics Portal      The United States Senate is one of the two chambers of the bicameral United States Congress, the... Frank Raleigh Lautenberg (born January 23, 1924) is a businessman and Democratic Party politician. ... The Democratic Party is one of two major political parties in the United States, the other being the Republican Party. ... Map highlighting Cliffside Parks location within Bergen County. ... Robert Bob Menendez (born January 1, 1954) is a Democratic Senator from New Jersey. ... The Democratic Party is one of two major political parties in the United States, the other being the Republican Party. ... Map of New Jersey highlighting Hoboken Image of Hoboken taken by NASA (red line shows where Hoboken is). ...


The 37th legislative district of the New Jersey Legislature is represented in the State Senate by Loretta Weinberg (D, Teaneck) and in the Assembly by Valerie Huttle (D, Englewood) and Gordon M. Johnson (D, Englewood). The Governor of New Jersey is Jon Corzine (D, Hoboken). The New Jersey Legislature convene at the State House building in Trenton. ... The New Jersey Legislature convene at the State House building in Trenton. ... The New Jersey Senate is the upper house of the New Jersey Legislature. ... Senator Loretta Weinberg Loretta Weinberg (born February 6, 1935 in New York) has been a representative to the New Jersey Senate since 2004, serving the 37th legislative district. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Circuit Courts of Appeal District Courts Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures (List) State Courts Local Government Other countries Atlas  Politics Portal      Further information: Politics of the United States#Organization of American political parties The Democratic... Teaneck (pronounced ) is a township in Bergen County, New Jersey, and is a suburb of New York City. ... The New Jersey General Assembly is the lower house of the New Jersey Legislature. ... Valerie Vainieri Huttle serves on the Beregn County Board of Chosen Freeholders since 2001. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Circuit Courts of Appeal District Courts Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures (List) State Courts Local Government Other countries Atlas  Politics Portal      Further information: Politics of the United States#Organization of American political parties The Democratic... Map highlighting Englewoods location within Bergen County. ... Assemblyman Gordon M. Johnson Gordon M. Johnson (born December 16, 1949) has been a representative to the New Jersey General Assembly since 2002, serving the 37th legislative district. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Circuit Courts of Appeal District Courts Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures (List) State Courts Local Government Other countries Atlas  Politics Portal      Further information: Politics of the United States#Organization of American political parties The Democratic... Map highlighting Englewoods location within Bergen County. ... Jon Corzine 54th Governor of New Jersey; Incumbent Christine Christie Todd Whitman, the first female governor of New Jersey The Governor of New Jersey is the chief executive of the U.S. state of New Jersey. ... Jon Stevens Corzine (born January 1, 1947) is the Governor of New Jersey. ... The Democratic Party is one of two major political parties in the United States, the other being the Republican Party. ... Map of New Jersey highlighting Hoboken Image of Hoboken taken by NASA (red line shows where Hoboken is). ...


Bergen County's County Executive is Dennis McNerney (D). The executive, along with the Board of Chosen Freeholders administer all county business. Bergen County's Freeholders are Chairman Tomas J. Padilla (D, Park Ridge), Vice-Chairman Elizabeth Calabrese (D, Wallington), David L. Ganz (D, Fair Lawn), James M. Carroll (D, Demarest), Bernadette P. McPherson (D, Rutherford), Julie O'Brien (D) and Connie Wagner (D). Bergen County is a county located in the state of New Jersey. ... Bergen County Executive Dennis McNerney Dennis McNerney is the County Executive of Bergen County, New Jersey. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Circuit Courts of Appeal District Courts Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures (List) State Courts Local Government Other countries Atlas  Politics Portal      Further information: Politics of the United States#Organization of American political parties The Democratic... The Board of Chosen Freeholders is the legislative body in each of the 21 counties in New Jersey. ... Tomas J. Padilla has served on the Bergen County Board of Chosen Freeholders since 2002, when he was elected by the Bergen County Democratic Committee to fill the vacated seat of Fort Lee Mayor Jack Alter. ... Map highlighting Park Ridges location within Bergen County. ... Elizabeth Calabrese has served on the Bergen County Board of Chosen Freeholders since 2004. ... Map highlighting Wallingtons location within Bergen County. ... David L. Ganz has served on the Bergen County Board of Chosen Freeholders since 2003 and is Freeholder vice chairman. ... Map highlighting Fair Lawns location within Bergen County. ... James M. Carroll has served on the Bergen County Board of Chosen Freeholders since 2003, having been selected to complete the Freeholder term of the seat vacated when Dennis McNerney was elected County Executive. ... Map highlighting Demarests location within Bergen County. ... Bernadette P. McPherson has served on the Bergen County Board of Chosen Freeholders since 2002. ... Map highlighting Rutherfords location within Bergen County. ...


Other countywide elected officials are Sheriff Leo McGuire (D), Surrogate Court Judge Mike Dressler (D, Cresskill) County Clerk Kathleen Donovan (R, Rutherford). Map highlighting Cresskills location within Bergen County. ... Kathleen A. Donovan is a American Republican Party politician, who is currently serving her fourth term as County Clerk of Bergen County, New Jersey. ...


Politics

As of April 1, 2006, out of a 2004 Census estimated population of 43,681 in Hackensack, there were 17,933 registered voters (41.1% of the population, vs. 55.4% in all of Bergen County). Of registered voters, 4,838 (27.0% vs. 20.7% countywide) were registered as Democrats, 1,945 (10.8% vs. 19.2% countywide) were registered as Republicans and 11,142 (62.1% vs. 60.1% countywide) were registered as Undeclared. There were eight voters registered to other parties.[7] is the 91st day of the year (92nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Circuit Courts of Appeal District Courts Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures (List) State Courts Local Government Other countries Atlas  Politics Portal      Further information: Politics of the United States#Organization of American political parties The Democratic... The Republican Party is one of two major contemporary political parties in the United States of America, along with the Democratic Party. ... Undeclared is a status for voters in New Jersey. ...


On the national level, Hackensack leans strongly toward the Democratic Party. In the 2004 presidential election, Democrat John Kerry received 71% of the vote here, defeating Republican George W. Bush, who received around 28%.[8] Presidential election results map. ... John Forbes Kerry (born December 11, 1943) is the junior United States Senator from Massachusetts, in his fourth term of office. ... George Walker Bush (born July 6, 1946) is the 43rd and current President of the United States, inaugurated on January 20, 2001. ...


Education

The Hackensack Public Schools serve students in kindergarten through twelfth grade. Schools in the district include four K-4 elementary schools: Fairmount Elementary School (web site under construction), Fanny Meyer Hillers School, Jackson Avenue Elementary School and Nellie K. Parker Elementary School. The 5ive 6ix School serves grades 5 and 6. Hackensack Middle School serves grades 7 and 8. The Hackensack Public Schools are a comprehensive community public school district that serves students in kindergarten through twelfth grade from the City of Hackensack, in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States. ...


Hackensack High School serves students from Hackensack, Maywood, Rochelle Park and South Hackensack. Students from Teterboro may attend either Hackensack High School or Hasbrouck Heights High School. Hackensack High School is a four-year comprehensive public high school located in Hackensack, New Jersey, in the United States as part of the Hackensack Public Schools. ... Map highlighting Maywoods location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Rochelle Parks location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting South Hackensacks location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Teterboros location within Bergen County. ... Hasbrouck Heights High School is a comprehensive four-year public high school located in Hasbrouck Heights, in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States, as part of the Hasbrouck Heights School District. ...


The Bergen County Academies, a public magnet high school located in Hackensack, serves the high-school population of Bergen County, as part of the Bergen County Technical Schools district. Bergen County Academies Auditorium entrance The Bergen County Academies (sometimes referred to as Bergen Academy or BCA) is a public vocational magnet high school located in Hackensack that serves the high-school population of Bergen County, New Jersey. ... Bergen County Technical Schools serves as the vocational / technical education arm of all the school districts within the 70 municipalities in Bergen County, New Jersey. ...


The Metropolitan campus of Fairleigh Dickinson University straddles the Hackensack River in both Hackensack and Teaneck. Fairleigh Dickinson University is a U.S. private university founded in 1942. ... Teaneck (pronounced ) is a township in Bergen County, New Jersey, and is a suburb of New York City. ...


Transportation

The city is served by three train stations on New Jersey Transit's Pascack Valley Line, two of them in Hackensack. Anderson Street Station serves Northern Hackensack while Essex Street Station serves Southern portions of the city. The North Hackensack Station also serves the northernmost parts of Hackensack, and The Shops at Riverside, but the station is in the southernmost part of River Edge, adjoining Hackensack. The New Jersey Transit Corporation (NJ Transit) is a statewide public transportation system serving the state of New Jersey, and Orange and Rockland counties in New York. ... New Jersey Transits Pascack Valley line is a commuter train service that runs north from Hoboken, New Jersey through Bergen County and into Rockland County, New York, terminating at Spring Valley, New York. ... Anderson Street is a New Jersey Transit rail station on the Pascack Valley Line. ... Note: times are based on making all local stops. ... North Hackensack is a New Jersey Transit rail station on the Pascack Valley Line. ... The Shops at Riverside is a two-level enclosed shopping mall, located in Hackensack, New Jersey, United States, off of Route 4, along the Hackensack River. ... Map highlighting River Edges location within Bergen County. ...


New Jersey Transit buses include lines 76, 83, 144, 145, 148, 155, 157, 160, 161, 162, 163, 164, 168, 171, 175, 178, 182, 712, 751, 755, 752, 753, 756, 762, 770, 772 and 780.[9] Bus routes in the Newark area New Jersey Transit operates or contracts out the following bus routes, centered around Newark and Jersey City, New Jersey, United States. ... Bus routes in the Newark area New Jersey Transit operates or contracts out the following bus routes, centered around Newark and Jersey City, New Jersey, United States. ... New Jersey Transit operates the following bus routes, almost all running to the Port Authority Bus Terminal in New York City, with a few routes operating to the George Washington Bridge Bus Terminal with a couple routes serving Lower Manhattan via the Holland Tunnel. ... New Jersey Transit operates the following bus routes, almost all running to the Port Authority Bus Terminal in New York City, with a few routes operating to the George Washington Bridge Bus Terminal with a couple routes serving Lower Manhattan via the Holland Tunnel. ... New Jersey Transit operates the following bus routes, almost all running to the Port Authority Bus Terminal in New York City, with a few routes operating to the George Washington Bridge Bus Terminal with a couple routes serving Lower Manhattan via the Holland Tunnel. ... New Jersey Transit operates the following bus routes, almost all running to the Port Authority Bus Terminal in New York City, with a few routes operating to the George Washington Bridge Bus Terminal with a couple routes serving Lower Manhattan via the Holland Tunnel. ... New Jersey Transit operates the following bus routes, almost all running to the Port Authority Bus Terminal in New York City, with a few routes operating to the George Washington Bridge Bus Terminal with a couple routes serving Lower Manhattan via the Holland Tunnel. ... New Jersey Transit operates the following bus routes, almost all running to the Port Authority Bus Terminal in New York City, with a few routes operating to the George Washington Bridge Bus Terminal with a couple routes serving Lower Manhattan via the Holland Tunnel. ... New Jersey Transit operates the following bus routes, almost all running to the Port Authority Bus Terminal in New York City, with a few routes operating to the George Washington Bridge Bus Terminal with a couple routes serving Lower Manhattan via the Holland Tunnel. ... 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Interstate 80, Route 17, Route 4, and County Route 503 serve Hackensack, while there are many other main roads in Hackensack. Interstate 80 is a major Interstate Highway in the United States, running from the San Francisco Bay Area east to the New York City area. ... Route 17 is a 27. ... Route 4 is a state highway in Bergen County and Passaic County, New Jersey, United States, that is also known as the Mackay Highway. ... County Route 503 is a county highway in the U.S. state of New Jersey. ...


History

The first inhabitants of the area were the Lenni Lenape Native Americans (known to the European settlers as the Delaware) who lived along the valley of what they called the Achinigeu-hach, or "Ackingsah-sack", (today the Hackensack River) and spoke a Munsee dialect of the Algonquian languages. A representation of Chief Oratam of the Achkinhenhcky appears on the Hackensack municipal seal.[10] [11] The Lenape or Lenni-Lenape (later named Delaware Indians by Europeans) were, in the 1600s, loosely organized bands of Native American people practicing small-scale agriculture to augment a largely mobile hunter-gatherer society in the region around the Delaware River, the lower Hudson River, and western Long Island Sound. ... This article is about the people indigenous to the United States. ... The Hackensack River, as seen from the New Jersey Turnpike. ... Lenape (also called Delaware) is a language in the Algonquian language family spoken by the Lenape people. ... The Algonquian (also Algonkian) languages are a subfamily of Native American languages that includes most of the languages in the Algic language family (the two Algic languages that are not Algonquian are Wiyot and Yurok of northwestern California). ...


As the Dutch settlers of the Dutch West India Company in New Amsterdam (present-day New York City) moved west of the Hudson River in the 1660s, they eventually settled along the Hackensack River calling the area Bergen. Dutch West India Company (Dutch: West-Indische Compagnie or WIC) was a company of Dutch merchants. ... This article is about the settlement in present-day New York City. ... New York, New York and NYC redirect here. ... The Hudson River, called Muh-he-kun-ne-tuk in Mahican or as the Lenape Native Americans called it in Unami, Muhheakantuck, is a river that runs through the eastern portion of New York State and, along its southern terminus, demarcates the border between the states of New York and... The Hackensack River, as seen from the New Jersey Turnpike. ...

Dutch Governor Peter Stuyvesant in delegation with the Lenni Lenape. (This is depicted on the seal of Bergen County).
Dutch Governor Peter Stuyvesant in delegation with the Lenni Lenape. (This is depicted on the seal of Bergen County).

Oratam, sagamore of the Lenni Lenape, deeded the land to the Dutch in 1665 (see the seal of Bergen County). The area was soon taken by the English in 1669, but kept its Dutch name. Philip Cartaret, governor of what was then considered the proprietary colony of East Jersey granted land to Captain John Berry in the area of Bergen and soon after took up residence and called it "New Barbadoes," after having resided on the island of Barbadoes. Image File history File linksMetadata Download high resolution version (1728x906, 443 KB)This is a compatible 3D image. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high resolution version (1728x906, 443 KB)This is a compatible 3D image. ... Pieter Stuyvesant is also the name of a Dutch cigarette brand from Imperial Tobacco. ... The Lenape or Lenni-Lenape (later named Delaware Indians by Europeans) were, in the 1600s, loosely organized bands of Native American people practicing small-scale agriculture to augment a largely mobile hunter-gatherer society in the region around the Delaware River, the lower Hudson River, and western Long Island Sound. ... Image File history File links 3d_glasses_red_cyan. ... A sagamore is the head of a Native American tribe. ... British colonization of the Americas (including colonization under the Kingdom of England before the 1707 Acts of Union created the Kingdom of Great Britain) began in the late 16th century, before reaching its peak after colonies were established throughout the Americas, and a protectorate was established in Hawaii. ... Philip Carteret was the first governor of New Jersey. ... A proprietary colony is a colony in which the king gave land to one or more people called proprietors. ... The original provinces of West and East New Jersey are shown in yellow and green respectively. ... Sir John Berry (1635 &#8211; 14 February 1689 or 1690) was a British naval officer of the Royal Navy, and was in 1675 the captain of the annual convoy to Newfoundland that took place during the years of the colonies founding. ...


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New Barbadoes Township, together with Acquackanonk Township, were formed by Royal Charter on October 31, 1693.[12] New Barbadoes Township was a Township that was formed in 1710 and existed in its largest extent in pre-American Revolutionary War times in Bergen County, New Jersey. ... Acquackanonk Township was incorporated in 1693. ... A Royal Charter is a charter given by a monarch to legitimize an incorporated body, such as a city, company, university or such. ... is the 304th day of the year (305th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Events January 11 - Eruption of Mt. ...


The neighborhood that came to be known as the village of Hackensack (today the area encompassing Bergen County's municipal buildings in Hackensack) was a part of Essex County until 1710, when Bergen County, by royal decree of Queen Anne of Great Britain, was enlarged and the Township of New Barbadoes was removed from Essex County and added to Bergen County. Unincorporated areas in the state of New Jersey are communities that are part of one or more incorporated municipalities. ... An Order-in-Council is a type of legislation in the United Kingdom and certain Commonwealth countries which is formally made in the name of the Queen (or the Governor-General acting on her behalf) by the Privy Council or the Executive Council the Queen-in-Council or the Governor... Anne (6 February 1665 – 1 August 1714) became Queen of England, Scotland and Ireland on 8 March 1702, succeeding William III. Her Roman Catholic father, James II and VII, was forcibly deposed in 1688; her brother-in-law and her sister then became joint monarchs as William III and Mary...


In 1710, the village of Hackensack in the newly formed Township of New Barbadoes was designated as being more centrally located and more easily reached by the majority of the Bergen County’s inhabitants, and hence was chosen as the county seat of Bergen County (as it remains today). During the American Revolutionary War, George Washington headquartered in New Barbadoes Township in the village of Hackensack in November 1776 and camped on 'The Green' across from the First Dutch Reformed Church. This prepared the way for the first American victory of the Revolution the following month at the Battle of Trenton. A county seat is a term for an administrative center for a county, primarily used in the United States. ... This article is about military actions only. ... George Washington (February 22, 1732 – December 14, 1799)[1] led Americas Continental Army to victory over Britain in the American Revolutionary War (1775–1783), and in 1789 was elected the first President of the United States of America. ... Combatants Continental Army a Hessian Brigade Commanders George Washington Johann Rall† Strength 2,400 1,400 Casualties 2 dead,On the march 4 wounded 23 dead, 92 wounded, 913 captured This article is about the Battle of Trenton which took place on December 26, 1776 For the Battle of Trenton...


The New Jersey Legislature passed a school act in 1894. Each village, borough, town, or city in New Jersey was delegated responsibility for its own public schools through the office of the county superintendent. One result of the 1894 Act was the formation of Hackensack High School in the village of Hackensack in the Township of New Barbadoes. The New Jersey Legislature convene at the State House building in Trenton. ... Hackensack High School is a four-year comprehensive public high school located in Hackensack, New Jersey, in the United States as part of the Hackensack Public Schools. ...


Over the centuries, after many departures, secessions, and de-annexations due to what is now referred to as Boroughitis, all that was left of New Barbadoes Township was the village of Hackensack and its surrounding neighborhoods (Fairmount, Red Hill, Cherry Hill). On November 21, 1921, based on the results of a referendum held on November 8, 1921, New Barbadoes Township received its charter to incorporate as a city and officially took on its name “Hackensack,” a name derived from its original inhabitants, the Lenni-Lenape, who named it "Ackingsah-sack."[12] Boroughitis was craze that spread through New Jersey in the late 19th century, which led groups of residents to unite to form Boroughs from within and among the many Townships that were the prevalent form at the time. ... New Barbadoes Township was a Township that was formed in 1710 and existed in its largest extent in pre-American Revolutionary War times in Bergen County, New Jersey. ... Unincorporated areas in the state of New Jersey are communities that are part of one or more incorporated municipalities. ... is the 325th day of the year (326th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1921 (MCMXXI) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar). ... is the 312th day of the year (313th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1921 (MCMXXI) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar). ... The Lenape or Lenni-Lenape (later named Delaware Indians by Europeans) were, in the 1600s, loosely organized bands of Native American people practicing small-scale agriculture to augment a largely mobile hunter-gatherer society in the region around the Delaware River, the lower Hudson River, and western Long Island Sound. ...


Points of interest

Hackensack's Church On The Green
Hackensack's Church On The Green

First Dutch Reformed Church (“Church on The Green”); built 1696. In 1696 Major Berry donated land for the First Reformed Dutch Church,[13] erected in that same year, (which still stands in Hackensack today as the oldest church in Bergen County and the second oldest church in New Jersey). The following is list of notable people buried in the Church's adjoining cemetery: Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (960x1280, 574 KB) Summary This is a photo I took myself of the Church On The Green in Hackensack, NJ Licensing I, the creator of this work, hereby grant the permission to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (960x1280, 574 KB) Summary This is a photo I took myself of the Church On The Green in Hackensack, NJ Licensing I, the creator of this work, hereby grant the permission to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the... Hackensacks Church On The Green First Dutch Reformed Church Cemetery is located in Hackensack, New Jersey, New Jersey, United States, where it sits in the churchyard of the church by the same name, which was constructed in 1696. ...

North Jersey Media Group. Bergen County’s largest newspaper, The Record, calls Hackensack its home. The North Jersey Media Group (NJMG) publishes two daily newspapers; 41 local newspapers; a magazine, (201) The Best of Bergen; and operates several local web sites. Scheduled tours of their printing facility are available to groups. Enoch Poor (June 21, 1736 &#8211; September 8, 1780) was a Brigadier General in the Continental Army in the Revolutionary War. ... George Washington (February 22, 1732 – December 14, 1799)[1] led Americas Continental Army to victory over Britain in the American Revolutionary War (1775–1783), and in 1789 was elected the first President of the United States of America. ... Richard Varick (15 March 1753 - 30 July 1831) was born in Hackensack, New Jersey and died in Jersey City, New Jersey. ... See also Attorney General. ... North Jersey Media Group is a newspaper publishing and media firm serving northern New Jersey and headquartered in Hackensack. ... Heroes stamp using the Thomas E. Franklin photo The Record (also called The Bergen Record, although this has never been the newspapers name) is the second largest daily newspaper in the US state of New Jersey. ...


New Jersey Naval Museum[18] and the World War II submarine USS Ling, a Balao class submarine, and several smaller water vessels and artifacts. The museum is open select weekdays for group tours. The New Jersey Naval Museum (NJNM) introduces state residents and visitors to New Jerseys Navy heritage and naval history in general. ... Combatants Allied powers: China France Great Britain Soviet Union United States and others Axis powers: Germany Italy Japan and others Commanders Chiang Kai-shek Charles de Gaulle Winston Churchill Joseph Stalin Franklin Roosevelt Adolf Hitler Benito Mussolini Hideki Tōjō Casualties Military dead: 17,000,000 Civilian dead: 33,000... USS Virginia, a Virginia-class nuclear attack (SSN) submarine Alvin in 1978, a year after first exploring hydrothermal vents. ... USS Ling (SS-297) is a Balao-class submarine of the United States Navy, named for the ling fish, also known as the cobia. ... The Balao class was a successful design of United States Navy submarine used during World War II. An evolutionary improvement over the earlier Gato class, the boats had slight internal differences. ...


Other points of interest within the city include the Hackensack University Medical Center, Hackensack River County Park, the Church on the Green, and the Bergen County Courthouse. Hackensack University Medical Center (HUMC) is a 781-bed non-profit, research and teaching hospital located just seven miles west of New York City, in Hackensack, New Jersey, providing tertiary and healthcare needs for northern New Jersey and the New York metropolitan area. ...


The Shops at Riverside (formerly known as Riverside Square Mall), is an upscale shopping center located at the intersection of Route 4 and Hackensack Avenue at the northern edge of the city along the Hackensack River. The mall, which is in the process of a fairly significant expansion, is anchored by a number of high-end department stores and restaurants, including Bloomingdale's, Saks Fifth Avenue, Tiffany & Co., Pottery Barn and Barnes & Noble. The Shops at Riverside is a two-level enclosed shopping mall, located in Hackensack, New Jersey, United States, off of Route 4, along the Hackensack River. ... The Hackensack River, as seen from the New Jersey Turnpike. ... Bloomingdales is a chain of upscale American department stores owned by Federated Department Stores, which is also the parent company of Macys. ... This article contains a trivia section. ... Tiffany & Co. ... A Pottery Barn store (left) in Georgetown, Washington, D.C. Pottery Barn is an American-based chain of home furnishing stores with stores in the United States and Canada. ... A typical Barnes & Noble bookstore. ...


Bergen County Jail is a detention center for both sentenced and unsentenced prisoners. Bergen County Jail is a facility operated by the Bergen County Sherriffs Office located on 160 South River Street in Hackensack, New Jersey. ...


Local media

Radio station WWDJ at 970 AM, is licensed to Hackensack and has its transmitter in the city. The station is currently owned by Salem Communications and plays a Christian radio format. WWDJ 970 is a radio station licensed out of Hackensack, New Jersey and serving the New York Metropolitan area. ... Salem Communications (NASDAQ: SALM) is a media company operating in the United States, with 99 U.S. radio stations (pending acquisitions) that are primarily concentrated in the nations biggest markets, including 65 stations in 23 of the top 25 markets. ... Christian radio is a radio format that focuses on transmitting programming with a Christian message. ...


Trivia

"Last Sunday afternoon
I took a trip to Hackensack,
But after I gave Hackensack the once-over,
I took the next train back."
  • The danish rockband Hackensack has taken their name from Hackensack, NJ
"I used to know you when we were young,
You were in all my dreams.
We sat together in period one,
Fridays at 8:15"
"Who needs a house out in Hackensack,
Is that all you get for your money?"
"The lines in the letter said
'We have gone to Hackensack' "
Stanley, the waiter, to Willy Loman in Act 3, "But I know you, you ain't from Hackensack. You know what I mean? "

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Notable residents

Notable current and former residents of Hackensack include:

Warren Boroson (born January 22, 1935) is an American author, journalist with the Daily Record, and syndicated financial columnist. ... Adam Boyd (March 21, 1746 - August 15, 1835) was a United States Representative from New Jersey. ... David Allan Fiore (born August 10, 1974 in Hackensack, New Jersey) was an American football offensive lineman in the NFL for the San Francisco 49ers and the Washington Redskins. ... An offensive lineman (football) is one of a group of positions in American football. ... City San Francisco, California Other nicknames Niners, The Red And Gold, Bay Bombers Team colors Cardinal red, metallic gold and black Head Coach Mike Nolan Owner Denise DeBartolo York and John York General manager Lal Heneghan Mascot Sourdough Sam League/Conference affiliations All-America Football Conference (1946-1949) Western Division... For other uses, see Redskins (disambiguation). ... Percy Keese Fitzhugh (1876 - 1950) was the author of nearly 100 books for children and adolescents. ... Archibald Chapman Hart (February 27, 1873, Lennoxville, Quebec - July 24, 1935, Teaneck, New Jersey) was an American Republican Party politician who represented New Jerseys 6th congressional district in the United States House of Representatives from 1917 to 1921. ... New Jerseys Sixth Congressional District is currently represented by Democrat Frank Pallone. ... John Huyler (April 9, 1808 - January 9, 1870) was an American Democratic Party politician who represented New Jerseys 4th congressional district in the United States House of Representatives from 1857-1859. ... New Jerseys Fourth Congressional District is currently represented by Republican Chris Smith. ... The United States House of Representatives (or simply the House) is one of the two chambers of the United States Congress; the other is the Senate. ... Jason Rullo is the skilled drummer behind Symphony X. He has been featured in the Modern Drummer readers polls and is considered to be one of the top 30 rock drummers of all-time. ... Symphony X is a American progressive / neo classical / power metal band from New Jersey founded in 1994 by guitarist Michael Romeo. ... is the 198th day of the year (199th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1972 (MCMLXXII) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Rudy Van Gelder (born November 2, 1924 in Jersey City, New Jersey) is a recording engineer specialising in jazz. ... Audio engineering is the branch of engineering dealing with the production of sound through mechanical means. ... For other uses, see Jazz (disambiguation). ... Blue Note Records is a jazz record label, established in 1939 by Alfred Lion and Francis Wolff. ...

References

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  5. ^ Sposito, Sean. " Hackensack swears in its first Hispanic mayor", The Record (Bergen County), July 2, 2007. Accessed July 2, 2007. "Members of the City Council have been rotating the mayoralty since running mate Joe DeFalco's fatal heart attack on election day 2005. Traditionally, in Hackensack a mayor is appointed after the council is elected. But DeFalco's sudden death left the New Visions for Hackensack ticket in disarray. Councilman Marlin Townes served until June 2006, becoming the city's first black mayor. He was followed by Karen Sasso, who became the city's first woman mayor. She handed over the reins to Meneses on Sunday.... Newly appointed Deputy Mayor Michael R. Melfi will take his turn as mayor next in what Sasso describes as a "tag team" of politicians."
  6. ^ 2006 New Jersey Citizen's Guide to Government, New Jersey League of Women Voters, p. 58. Accessed August 30, 2006.
  7. ^ "County of Bergen: Voter Statistics by Municipality, Ward & District," dated April 1, 2006.
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  19. ^ FILM REVIEW; Carrying a Torch for a Malevolent Doll, The New York Times, October 17, 1998.
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Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 219th day of the year (220th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 219th day of the year (220th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 239th day of the year (240th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era. ... The New York Times is a daily newspaper published in New York City and distributed internationally. ... is the 290th day of the year (291st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 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Municipalities of Bergen County, New Jersey
(County seat: Hackensack)
Cities Englewood | Garfield | Hackensack
Boroughs

Allendale | Alpine | Bergenfield | Bogota | Carlstadt | Cliffside Park | Closter | Cresskill | Demarest | Dumont | East Rutherford | Edgewater | Elmwood Park | Emerson | Englewood Cliffs | Fair Lawn | Fairview | Fort Lee | Franklin Lakes | Glen Rock | Harrington Park | Hasbrouck Heights | Haworth | Hillsdale | Ho-Ho-Kus | Leonia | Little Ferry | Lodi | Maywood | Midland Park | Montvale | Moonachie | New Milford | North Arlington | Northvale | Norwood | Oakland | Old Tappan | Oradell | Palisades Park | Paramus | Park Ridge | Ramsey | Ridgefield | River Edge | Rockleigh | Rutherford | Saddle River | Tenafly | Teterboro | Upper Saddle River | Waldwick | Wallington | Westwood | Wood-Ridge | Woodcliff Lake The New Jersey School Report Card is an annual report produced each year by the New Jersey Department of Education for all public schools in New Jersey, as required under a 1995 state law. ... The New Jersey Department of Education administers state and federal aid programs affecting more than 1. ... Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically), Eckert VI projection; large version (pdf, 1. ... A municipality or general-purpose district (compare with: special-purpose district) is an administrative local area generally composed of a clearly defined territory and commonly referring to a city, town, or village government. ... Bergen County is the most populous county of the state of New Jersey, United States. ... Official language(s) English de facto Capital Trenton Largest city Newark Area  Ranked 47th  - Total 8,729 sq mi (22,608 km²)  - Width 70 miles (110 km)  - Length 150 miles (240 km)  - % water 14. ... A county seat is a term for an administrative center for a county, primarily used in the United States. ... Modern forms of municipal government Walsh Act/Commission 1923 Municipal Manager Faulkner Act forms of municipal government Mayor-Council Council-Manager Small Municipality Mayor-Council-Administrator A City in the context of New Jersey local government refers to one of five types and one of eleven forms of municipal government. ... Map highlighting Englewoods location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Garfields location within Bergen County. ... Image File history File links Map_of_New_Jersey_highlighting_Bergen_County. ... A Borough (sometimes spelled Boro on road signage) in the context of New Jersey local government refers to one of five types and one of twelve forms of municipal government. ... Allendale is a borough in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States. ... Alpine is a borough in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States. ... Bergenfield is a borough in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States. ... Map highlighting Bogotas location within Bergen County. ... Carlstadt is a borough in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States. ... Map highlighting Cliffside Parks location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Closters location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Cresskills location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Demarests location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Dumonts location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting East Rutherfords location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Edgewaters location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Elmwood Parks location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Emersons location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Englewood Cliffs location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Fair Lawns location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Fairviews location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Fort Lees location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Franklin Lakes location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Glen Rocks location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Harrington Parks location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Hasbrouck Heights location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Haworths location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Hillsdales location within Bergen County. ... , Map highlighting Ho-Ho-Kus location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Leonias location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Little Ferrys location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Lodis location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Maywoods location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Midland Parks location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Montvales location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Moonachies location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting New Milfords location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting North Arlingtons location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Northvales location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Norwoods location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Oaklands location within Bergen County. ... Old Tappan is a Borough in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States. ... Map highlighting Oradells location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Palisades Parks location within Bergen County. ... Paramus (IPA: ) is a borough in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States. ... Map highlighting Park Ridges location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Ramseys location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Ridgefields location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting River Edges location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Rockleighs location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Rutherfords location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Saddle Rivers location within Bergen County. ... Tenafly (pronounced ) is a borough in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States. ... Map highlighting Teterboros location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Upper Saddle Rivers location within Bergen County. ... Waldwick is a borough in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States. ... Map highlighting Wallingtons location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Westwoods location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Wood-Ridges location within Bergen County. ... Map highlighting Woodcliff Lakes location within Bergen County. ...

Townships Lyndhurst | Mahwah | River Vale | Rochelle Park | Saddle Brook | South Hackensack | Teaneck | Washington Township | Wyckoff
Villages Ridgefield Park | Ridgewood

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