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Essex County Public Health Profile Report Quick Facts

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Department of Health and Rehabilitation
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County Seat: Newark
Largest Municipalities: Newark, East Orange, Irvington, Bloomfield, West Orange
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Essex County New Jersey
Population (2018) 799,767 8,908,520
% of NJ Population (2018) 9.0% 100%
Land Area (sq mi) 126.21 7,354.22
Persons per Sq. Mile (2018) 6,336.8 1,211.3
Total Births (2018 - preliminary) 10,413 101,171
Total Deaths (2017) 6,105 74,881

You can find more Essex County Quick Facts at US Census Bureau

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