Local Town Names

With 566 municipalities, its hard enough to keep names straight, but there are also local names (or portions of municipalities). Below is a list of the local town names, their official municipality name, and their county. Click a letter below to find your local town name.



Local Name Legal Name County
Raccoon Island Jefferson Township Morris
Raccoon Island Logan Township Gloucester
Radburn Fair Lawn Borough Bergen
Radix Monroe Township Gloucester
Rahway Rahway City Union
Rainbow Islands Egg Harbor Township Atlantic
Rainbow Lake Pittsgrove Township Salem
Rainbow Lakes Parsippany-Troy Hills Township Morris
Ralston Mendham Township Morris
Ramapo Farm Mahwah Township Bergen
Ramapo Lake Oakland Borough Bergen
Ramapo Lake Wanaque Borough Passaic
Ramsey Ramsey Borough Bergen
Ramseyburg Knowlton Township Warren
Rancocas Westampton Township Burlington
Rancocas Woods Mount Laurel Township Burlington
Randolph Township Randolph Township Morris
Raritan Raritan Borough Somerset
Raritan Arsenal Edison Township Middlesex
Raritan Landing Piscataway Township Middlesex
Raritan Township Raritan Township Hunterdon
Raven Rock Delaware Township Hunterdon
Ravine Lake Peapack & Gladstone Borough Somerset
Readingsburgh Clinton Township Hunterdon
Readington Readington Township Hunterdon
Readington Township Readington Township Hunterdon
Reaville East Amwell Township Hunterdon
Red Bank Red Bank Borough Monmouth
Red Bank West Deptford Township Gloucester
Red Lion North Brunswick Township Middlesex
Red Lion Southampton Township Burlington
Red Mill Lebanon Township Hunterdon
Red Oak Grove Lacey Township Ocean
Red Valley Upper Freehold Township Monmouth
Redings Pond Andover Township Sussex
Redshaw Corner Old Bridge Township Middlesex
Reed Crossing Berlin Township Camden
Reeds Beach Middle Township Cape May
Reega Hamilton Township Atlantic
Reeves Medford Township Burlington
Reevytown Shrewsbury Township Monmouth
Remsen Mills Wall Township Monmouth
Remsterville Alloway Township Salem
Repaupo Logan Township Gloucester
Retreat Southampton Township Burlington
Richfield Clifton City Passaic
Richland Buena Vista Township Atlantic
Richmanville Pilesgrove Township Salem
Richwood Harrison Township Gloucester
Riddles Landing Carneys Point Township Salem
Riddleton Alloway Township Salem
Ridgefield Ridgefield Borough Bergen
Ridgefield Park Ridgefield Park Village Bergen
Ridgeway Jackson Township Ocean
Ridgeway Manchester Township Ocean
Ridgewood Ridgewood Village Bergen
Riegelsville Holland Township Hunterdon
Riegelsville Pohatcong Township Warren
Rileyville East Amwell Township Hunterdon
Ringoes East Amwell Township Hunterdon
Ringwood Ringwood Borough Passaic
Ringwood Manor State Park Ringwood Borough Passaic
Rio Grande Middle Township Cape May
Risleyville Pleasantville City Atlantic
River Bank Berkeley Township Ocean
River Edge River Edge Borough Bergen
River Vale River Vale Township Bergen
Riverdale Riverdale Borough Morris
Riverside Paterson City Passaic
Riverside Readington Township Hunterdon
Riverside Riverside Township Burlington
Riverside Park Delran Township Burlington
Riverton Riverton Borough Burlington
Riviera Beach Brick Township Ocean
Roadstown Stow Creek Township Cumberland
Robbins Woolwich Township Gloucester
Robbinsville Robbinsville Township Mercer
Robertsville Marlboro Township Monmouth
Robinsville Upper Freehold Township Monmouth
Robinvalle Metuchen Borough Middlesex
Rochelle Park Rochelle Park Township Bergen
Rock Point Corbin City Atlantic
Rock Ridge Denville Township Morris
Rockaway Rockaway Borough Morris
Rockaway Neck Parsippany-Troy Hills Township Morris
Rockaway Township Rockaway Township Morris
Rockaway Valley Boonton Township Morris
Rockfellows Mills Readington Township Hunterdon
Rockford Hammonton Town Atlantic
Rockleigh Rockleigh Borough Bergen
Rockport Mansfield Township Warren
Rockport Wantage Township Sussex
Rocktown West Amwell Township Hunterdon
Rockwood Hammonton Town Atlantic
Rocky Hill Rocky Hill Borough Somerset
Roebling Florence Township Burlington
Roosevelt Roosevelt Borough Monmouth
Roosevelt City Manchester Township Ocean
Roosevelt Park Edison Township Middlesex
Rosedale Hammonton Town Atlantic
Rosedale Lawrence Township Mercer
Roseland Roseland Borough Essex
Roselle Roselle Borough Union
Roselle Park Roselle Park Borough Union
Rosemawr Clifton City Passaic
Rosemont Delaware Township Hunterdon
Rosenhayn Deerfield Township Cumberland
Roseville Byram Township Sussex
Roseville Hopatcong Borough Sussex
Roseville Newark City Essex
Ross Corner Frankford Township Sussex
Rossmoor Monroe Township Middlesex
Rotten Pond Oakland Borough Bergen
Rotten Pond Wanaque Borough Passaic
Round Mountain Readington Township Hunterdon
Round Top Warren Township Somerset
Rowland Mills Readington Township Hunterdon
Roxburg Harmony Township Warren
Roxbury Township Roxbury Township Morris
Royce Field Hillsborough Township Somerset
Royce Valley Hillsborough Township Somerset
Roys Wantage Township Sussex
Rudeville Hardyston Township Sussex
Rudstown Hardyston Township Sussex
Rulons Woolwich Township Gloucester
Rumson Rumson Borough Monmouth
Rumson Bluffs Rumson Borough Monmouth
Rumson Hills Rumson Borough Monmouth
Runnemede Runnemede Borough Camden
Runyon Old Bridge Township Middlesex
Rurhaven Shrewsbury Township Monmouth
Russia Estell Manor City Atlantic
Russia Jefferson Township Morris
Rustic Roxbury Township Morris
Rutherford Rutherford Borough Bergen