|Signed into Statehood on December 18, 1787||
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NOTE: I HAVEN'T BEEN THERE, YET.
Named after Dutch settlements and
eventually independent from New York, and nicknamed The Garden State. New
Jersey is bordered by New York to the north; Pennsylvania to the west; the
Atlantic Ocean to
the east and Delaware to the south.
New Jersey's highest peak is High Point at 1,803 feet, the 40th highest in the United States. The lowest point is the Atlantic Ocean at sea level.
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