Passaic River

The Passaic River is a river, approximately 80 mi long, in northern in the . The river in its upper course flows in a highly circuitous route, meandering through the swamp lowlands between the ridge hills of rural and suburban northern New Jersey, called the Great Swamp, draining much of the northern portion of the state through its tributaries.

Notable Places in the Area

is a public liberal arts university in . is situated 1½ miles east of Passaic River.

is a freight rail yard located north of Port Newark-Elizabeth Marine Terminal and Newark International Airport in an industrial area of Ironbound, at 91 Bay Ave, . is situated 1 mile southwest of Passaic River.

is an urban park in with an area of 273.4 acres. is situated 2 miles northeast of Passaic River. Photo: Jim.henderson, CC0.

Railway station
West Side Avenue is a station on the Hudson–Bergen Light Rail in the neighborhood in , , . is situated 1½ miles east of Passaic River. Photo: Jim.henderson, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

is a section of at that was the site of the Jersey City Airport and later of Roosevelt Stadium, both of which were demolished.

is the southernmost section of in , , United… is situated 1½ miles southeast of Passaic River. Photo: Ken Lund, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The of is an area made up of several diverse neighborhoods on either side of Avenue, one of the city's main shopping streets. is situated 2 miles east of Passaic River.

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