Welcome to New Jersey

Here you will find interpretive information on various New Jersey related topics

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The goal of this website is to contribute to our understanding, appreciation, and love of the Garden State. Please feel free to add your own interpretation at the bottom of each article. We also welcome article submissions of all kinds about features of and experiences in the state.

You can use the index on the right to browse our entire collection of articles. We divide our subject matter into three interpretive categories:



The territory encompassing the state of New Jersey. We divide this small but diverse area by its Physiographic Provinces: the Coastal Plain, the Piedmont, the Highlands, and the Ridge and Valley.


Land Use

The way humanity uses the land. To categorize these interpretation, we divide the state into its Urban Core, areas developed as Suburbs and Sprawl, and more far-flung Outlying Areas.



The folks who inhabit the land. Here we include the categories of Culture, Peoples, Politics and Biography.

Please send us any comments you may have.