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(Encyclopedia) Copiague k??p?g, uninc. residential town (1990 pop. 20,769), Suffolk co., SE N.Y., on the south shore of Long Island. Copiague suffered significant damage from Hurricane Sandy in 2012.


(Encyclopedia) Wildwood, city (1990 pop. 4,484), Cape May co., SE N.J., on an island off Cape May; settled 1882, inc. as a city 1911. It has large commercial fisheries and is a popular summer seaside?


(Encyclopedia) Lindenhurst l?nd?nhrst?, village (1990 pop. 26,879), Suffolk co., SE N.Y., on S Long Island; inc. 1923. Primarily residential, it manufactures goods such as paper, chemicals, and?


(Encyclopedia) Sayreville, borough (1990 pop. 34,986), Middlesex co., E N.J., on the Raritan River; inc. 1919. Among its various manufactures are chemicals, plastics, steel, and adhesives. In 2012?

Point Pleasant

(Encyclopedia) Point Pleasant, residential and resort borough (1990 pop. 18,177), Ocean co., E N.J., near the Manasquan Inlet; settled 1850, inc. 1920. The adjoining borough of Point Pleasant Beach (?

Asbury Park

(Encyclopedia) Asbury Park, city (1990 pop. 16,799), Monmouth co., E N.J. An Atlantic resort noted for its beach, boardwalk, and convention hall, it declined in the late 20th cent. but has undergone?

Long Branch

(Encyclopedia) Long Branch, residential city (1990 pop. 28,658), Monmouth co., E central N.J., on the Atlantic coast; settled 1740, inc. 1904. It has clothing, cabinetmaking, and electronics?

Perth Amboy

(Encyclopedia) Perth Amboy ?mboi, city (1990 pop. 41,962), Middlesex co., NE N.J., with a harbor on Arthur Kill at the mouth of the Raritan River, which is crossed there to Staten Island, N.Y., by?

Atlantic City

(Encyclopedia) Atlantic City, city (1990 pop. 37,986), Atlantic co., SE N.J., an Atlantic resort and convention center; settled c.1790, inc. 1854. Situated on Absecon Island, a barrier island 10 mi (?

Long Beach

(Encyclopedia) Long Beach. 1 City (1990 pop. 429,433), Los Angeles co., S Calif., on San Pedro Bay; est. 1882 as Willmore City, inc. 1888 as Long Beach. Having an excellent harbor, it serves as one?