Raritan is a borough in , , United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the borough's population was 6,881, reflecting an increase of 543 from the 6,338 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 540 from the 5,798 counted in the 1990 Census.The borough's name is derived from the Raritans, a Native American group of Lenapes.

Notable Places in the Area

Shopping center
is a fully enclosed upscale shopping mall located in . Photo: Ekem, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Nature reserve
is a Park in .

Railway station
Raritan is an NJ Transit railroad station on the Raritan Valley Line, in Raritan, , , United States, north of the town center on Thompson Street. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Railway station
Somerville is a NJ Transit railroad station on the Raritan Valley Line, located south of the downtown center of , in , , United States. Photo: Adam Moss, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

is a borough in and the county seat of , United States. Photo: Zeete, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a township in with a population of 44,000. Photo: Mr. Matté, CC BY 3.0.

is a town in , . with a small city feel. Photo: Ekem, Public domain.


40.5672° or 40° 34' 1.9" north
-74.6347° or 74° 38' 4.9" west
Open Location Code
United Nations Location Code
69 feet (21 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 105420665
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Basque: Raritan (New Jersey)
  • Basque: Raritan
  • Catalan: Raritan
  • Cebuano: Raritan
  • Chinese: Raritan
  • Chinese: 拉瑞騰 (紐澤西州)
  • Chinese: 拉里坦
  • Dutch: Raritan
  • English: Raritan, New Jersey
  • French: Raritan
  • German: Raritan
  • Haitian; Haitian Creole: Raritan, New Jersey
  • Hebrew: ראריטאן
  • Hungarian: Raritan
  • Italian: Raritan
  • Kazakh: Rarïtan
  • Kazakh: Раритан
  • Kazakh: رارىيتان
  • Kirghiz: Раритан
  • Min Nan Chinese: Raritan
  • Persian: رریتن، نیوجرسی
  • Portuguese: Raritan
  • Serbian: Раритан
  • Serbo-Croatian: Raritan, New Jersey
  • Serbo-Croatian: Raritan
  • South Azerbaijani: رریتن، نیوجرسی
  • Spanish: Raritan
  • Ukrainian: Рарітан
  • Uzbek: Raritan, New Jersey
  • Uzbek: Raritan
  • Uzbek: Раритан
  • Volapük: Raritan, New Jersey
  • Volapük: Raritan
  • Welsh: Raritan, New Jersey
  • Rariton

Other Places Named Raritan

  • New Jersey, United States
  • Village in Illinois, United States
  • Stream in Middlesex County, New Jersey
  • Railway station in Somerset County, New Jersey
  • Railway stop in Somerset County, New Jersey
  • Railway stop in Somerset County, New Jersey

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