New Jersey is found in the north-eastern part of the United States of America and falls just outside of the top 10 most populated states in the country (11th). Surrounding states include New York, Pennsylvania and Delaware. Newark is the largest city in the state and also boasts the biggest cargo facility in the Port of New Jersey and New York. The state played a vital role in the American Revolution - with a number of important battles having taken place there.
- Co-ordinates: 40.0000° N, 74.5000° W
- Capital: Trenton
- Population: 8.9 Million
- Major Cities: Newark, Jersey City, Atlantic City
- Main Attractions: Jersey Shore, Liberty State Park, Thomas Edison, National Historical Park