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
Wading River Bass River Township Burlington
Waldwick Waldwick Borough Bergen
Walkers Forge Estell Manor City Atlantic
Wall Wall Township Monmouth
Wall Pond Maurice River Township Cumberland
Wall Township Wall Township Monmouth
Wallington Wallington Borough Bergen
Wallrope Works Edgewater Park Township Burlington
Walnford Upper Freehold Township Monmouth
Walnut Valley Blairstown Township Warren
Walpack Center Walpack Township Sussex
Walpack Township Walpack Township Sussex
Wanamakers Mills Mahwah Township Bergen
Wanamassa Ocean Township Monmouth
Wanaque Wanaque Borough Passaic
Wantage Township Wantage Township Sussex
Warbasse Lafayette Township Sussex
Warbasse Junction Lafayette Township Sussex
Waretown Ocean Township Ocean
Waretown Junction Ocean Township Ocean
Warinanco Park  Roselle Borough Union
Warners Linden City Union
Warners Mill Estell Manor City Atlantic
Warren Pohatcong Township Warren
Warren Furnace Hackettstown Town Warren
Warren Glen Pohatcong Township Warren
Warren Grove Stafford Township Ocean
Warren Heights Phillipsburg Town Warren
Warren Paper Mills Holland Township Hunterdon
Warren Point Fair Lawn Borough Bergen
Warren Township Warren Township Somerset
Warrenville Allamuchy Township Warren
Warrenville Warren Township Somerset
Warrington Knowlton Township Warren
Warringtons Mills East Greenwich Township Gloucester
Washington Washington Township Burlington
Washington Washington Borough Warren
Washington Corner Mendham Township Morris
Washington Crossing Hopewell Township Mercer
Washington Oak East Windsor Township Mercer
Washington Park West Deptford Township Gloucester
Washington Place Livingston Township Essex
Washington Rock Green Brook Township Somerset
Washington Rock Millburn Township Essex
Washington Township Washington Township Bergen
Washington Township Washington Township Burlington
Washington Township Washington Township Gloucester
Washington Township Washington Township Morris
Washington Township Washington Township Warren
Washington Valley Morris Township Morris
Washingtonville Hampton Township Sussex
Washingtonville Watchung Borough Somerset
Watchung Watchung Borough Somerset
Watchung Station Montclair Township Essex
Waterford Winslow Township Camden
Waterford Township Waterford Township Camden
Waterford Works Winslow Township Camden
Waterloo Byram Township Sussex
Waterloo Mount Olive Township Morris
Waterloo Rumson Borough Monmouth
Water Witch Highlands Borough Monmouth
Waterwitch Park Middletown Township Monmouth
Watsessing Bloomfield Township Essex
Watsons Corner Upper Deerfield Township Cumberland
Watsons Mills Alloway Township Salem
Watsontown Laurel Springs Borough Camden
Waverly Newark City Essex
Wawayanda Vernon Township Sussex
Wawayanda Lake Vernon Township Sussex
Wayne Wayne Township Passaic
Wayne Township Wayne Township Passaic
Wayside Tinton Falls Borough Monmouth
Wayside Ocean Township Monmouth
Webbs Mill Lacey Township Ocean
Webbsville Jackson Township Ocean
Weehawken Weehawken Township Hudson
Weekstown Mullica Township Atlantic
Weequahic Newark City Essex
Weers Landing Lower Township Cape May
Welchtown Mannington Township Salem
Welchville Mannington Township Salem
Weldon Jefferson Township Morris
Wells Mills Ocean Township Ocean
Wellwood Pennsauken Township Camden
Wenonah Wenonah Borough Gloucester
Wertsville East Amwell Township Hunterdon
Wescoatville Mullica Township Atlantic
Wescott Cranbury Township Middlesex
West Amwell Township West Amwell Township Hunterdon
West Arlington Kearny Town Hudson
West Atlantic City Egg Harbor Township Atlantic
West Belmar Wall Township Monmouth
West Berlin Berlin Township Camden
West Caldwell West Caldwell Township Essex
West Cape May West Cape May Borough Cape May
West Chrome Carteret Borough Middlesex
West Clifton Clifton City Passaic
West Collingswood Haddon Township Camden
West Creek Eagleswood Township Ocean
West Creek Landing Dennis Township Cape May
West Deptford Township West Deptford Township Gloucester
West Dover Toms River Township Ocean
West Egg Harbor Mullica Township Atlantic
West End Long Branch City Monmouth
West End West Deptford Township Gloucester
West Englewood Teaneck Township Bergen
West Farms Howell Township Monmouth
West Freehold Freehold Township Monmouth
West Hoboken Union City Hudson
West Keansburg Hazlet Township Monmouth
West Landing Mantua Township Gloucester
West Livingston Livingston Township Essex
West Long Branch West Long Branch Borough Monmouth
West Mahwah Mahwah Township Bergen
West Mantoloking Brick Township Ocean
West Milford West Milford Township Passaic
West Milford Lakes West Milford Township Passaic
West Milford Township West Milford Township Passaic
West Mills Hammonton Town Atlantic
West Moorestown Moorestown Township Burlington
West New York West New York Town Hudson
West Norwood Norwood Borough Bergen
West Ocean City Upper Township Cape May
West Orange West Orange Township Essex
West Osbornville Brick Township Ocean
West Palmyra Palmyra Borough Burlington
West Park West Paterson Borough Passaic
West Point Island Ocean Township Ocean
West Pond West Milford Township Passaic
West Portal Bethlehem Township Hunterdon
West Summit New Providence Borough Union
West Trenton Ewing Township Mercer
West Tuckerton Little Egg Harbor Township Ocean
West Wildwood West Wildwood Borough Cape May
West Windsor Township West Windsor Township Mercer
Westampton Township Westampton Township Burlington
Westcottville Deptford Township Gloucester
Westfield Westfield Town Union
Westmont Haddon Township Camden
Weston Franklin Township Somerset
Westons Mill East Brunswick Township Middlesex
Westons Mills New Brunswick City Middlesex
Westview Ridgefield Park Village Bergen
Westville West Caldwell Township Essex
Westville Westville Borough Gloucester
Westville Manor Westville Borough Gloucester
Westwood Westwood Borough Bergen
Weyble Pond Ringwood Borough Passaic
Weymouth Hamilton Township Atlantic
Weymouth Township Weymouth Township Atlantic
Whale Beach Upper Township Cape May
Wharton Wharton Borough Morris
Wheat Road Buena Vista Township Atlantic
Wheatshead Linden City Union
Whig Lane Upper Pittsgrove Township Salem
Whippany Hanover Township Morris
White Bridge Bernards Township Somerset
White City Park Hamilton Township Mercer
White Hall Montville Township Morris
White Horse Hamilton Township Mercer
White Horse Station Tabernacle Township Burlington
White Lake Sparta Township Sussex
White Meadow Lake Rockaway Township Morris
White Oak Bottom Toms River Township Ocean
White Oak Ridge Millburn Township Essex
White Pond Hardwick Township Warren
White Township White Township Warren
Whitehall Green Township Sussex
Whitehead Dock Sayreville Borough Middlesex
Whitehouse Readington Township Hunterdon
Whitehouse Station Readington Township Hunterdon
Whites Pond Andover Township Sussex
Whitesbog Pemberton Township Burlington
Whitesboro Middle Township Cape May
Whitesbridge Jackson Township Ocean
Whitesville Asbury Park City Monmouth
Whitesville Jackson Township Ocean
Whiting Manchester Township Ocean
Whitman Park Camden City Camden
Wickatunk Marlboro Township Monmouth
Wilbur Trenton City Mercer
Wilburtha Ewing Township Mercer
Wildwood Wildwood City Cape May
Wildwood Crest Wildwood Crest Borough Cape May
Wildwood Gables Lower Township Cape May
Wildwood Gardens Middle Township Cape May
Wildwood Junction Middle Township Cape May
Wildwood Villas Lower Township Cape May
Wileys Corner Shrewsbury Township Monmouth
Wilkins Medford Township Burlington
Williamstown Monroe Township Gloucester
Williamstown Winslow Township Camden
Willingboro Willingboro Township Burlington
Willis Corner Stow Creek Township Cumberland
Willow Grove Franklin Township Warren
Willow Grove Pittsgrove Township Salem
Willow Grove Scotch Plains Township Union
Willow Grove Vineland City Cumberland
Wilmont Park Middletown Township Monmouth
Wilsons Landing Hamilton Township Atlantic
Windsor Robbinsville Township Mercer
Winfield Winfield Township Union
Winslow Winslow Township Camden
Winslow Junction Winslow Township Camden
Winslow Township Winslow Township Camden
Winston Park Howell Township Monmouth
Wintermutes Foundry Stillwater Township Sussex
Wolf Lake Byram Township Sussex
Wolfert East Greenwich Township Gloucester
Wonder Lake West Milford Township Passaic
Wood Church Readington Township Hunterdon
Woodbine Woodbine Borough Cape May
Woodbourne Wantage Township Sussex
Woodbridge Woodbridge Township Middlesex
Woodbridge Township Woodbridge Township Middlesex
Woodbury Woodbury City Gloucester
Woodbury Heights Woodbury Heights Borough Gloucester
Woodbury Park Deptford Township Gloucester
Woodcliff Lake Woodcliff Lake Borough Bergen
Woodcrest Cherry Hill Township Camden
Woodfern Branchburg Township Somerset
Woodglen Lebanon Township Hunterdon
Woodland Mullica Township Atlantic
Woodland Park Woodland Park Borough Passaic
Woodland Township Woodland  Township Burlington
Woodlane Westampton Township Burlington
Woodlynne Woodlynne Borough Camden
Woodmansie Woodland Township Burlington
Woodmere Quinton Township Salem
Woodport Jefferson Township Morris
Wood-Ridge Wood-Ridge Borough Bergen
Woodruff Plumsted Township Ocean
Woodruff Upper Deerfield Township Cumberland
Woodruffs Gap Sparta Township Sussex
Woods Landing Lower Alloways Creek Township Salem
Woods Mills Upper Pittsgrove Township Salem
Woods Tavern Hillsborough Township Somerset
Woods Upper Mill Quinton Township Salem
Woodside Newark City Essex
Woodstock Jefferson Township Morris
Woodstown Woodstown Borough Salem
Woodsville Hopewell Township Mercer
Woodville Manalapan Township Monmouth
Woolwich Township Woolwich Township Gloucester
Wortendyke Midland Park Borough Bergen
Wrights Pond Byram Township Sussex
Wrightstown North Hanover Township Burlington
Wrightstown Wrightstown Borough Burlington
Wrightsville Cinnaminson Township Burlington
Wrightsville Upper Freehold Township Monmouth
Wyckoff Wyckoff Township Bergen
Wyckoff Mills Howell Township Monmouth
Wyckoffs Mills Cranbury Township Middlesex
Wyckoffs Mills Monroe Township Middlesex
Wykertown Frankford Township Sussex
Wyoming Millburn Township Essex