Essex County, NJ

465 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd,   Hall Of Records
Newark, NJ 07102-1735

County Seat:     Newark
Year Organized: 1683
Size of Board:    9
Square Miles:     126.21
2010 Population: 783,969
Persons/Square Mile: 6,211.62


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County Populations
  2010    783,969
  2000    793,633
  1990    778,206
  1980    850,911

Elected Officials Position
Joseph DiVincenzo Jr. County Executive
D. Bilal Beasley Freeholder, District 2
Rolando Bobadilla Freeholder, District 1
Carol Clark Freeholder, District 3
Brendan Gill Freeholder, District 5
Rufus Johnson Freeholder, District At-Large
Leonard Luciano Freeholder, District 4
Gerald Owens Freeholder, District At Large
Patricia Sebold Freeholder, District At-Large
Blonnie Watson Freeholder President, District At-Large
Armando Fontoura Sheriff
Christopher Durkin County Clerk
Theodore Stephens II Surrogate