Free printable Essex County, NJ topographic maps, GPS coordinates, photos, & more for popular landmarks in Essex County including Newark, East Orange, and Short Hills.
Essex County, New Jersey covers an area of approximately 135 square miles with a geographic center of 40.77842108°(N), -74.23575592°(W).
These are the far north, south, east, and west coordinates of Essex County, New Jersey, comprising a rectangle that encapsulates it. Please note that not all coordinates inside this rectangle will fall inside of Essex County, New Jersey, as it (most likely) doesn't fill up the entire rectangle.
According to data gathered by the Shuttle Radar Topography Mission. The lowest elevation in Essex County is -56 meters (-184 feet). This ranks Essex County 9th in terms of lowest elevations when compared to a total of 21 counties in New Jersey.
Essex County's highest elevation is 131 meters (430 feet) which ranks it 7th in terms of highest elevations when compared to a total of 21 counties in New Jersey.
The USGS (U.S. Geological Survey) publishes a set of the most commonly used topographic maps of the U.S. called US Topo that are separated into rectangular quadrants that are printed at 22.75"x29" or larger. Essex County is covered by the following US Topo Map quadrants.
Browse the listing of the top geological and geographic features in Essex County.