New Jersey is a state in the Northeastern and Middle Atlantic regions of the United States. As of the United States 2010 Census,
the New Jersey population was 8,791,894. New Jersey is bordered on the north and east by the state of New York, on the southeast and south by the Atlantic Ocean, on the west by Pennsylvania and on the southwest by Delaware. New Jersey lies entirely within the sprawling metropolitan areas of New York City and Philadelphia. It is the most densely populated state in the United States.
New Jersey is also the second wealthiest.
New Jersey is Although the most densely populated state in the nation, New Jersey is well known for its beautiful beaches and other natural attractions, including the migratory birds of Cape May, the Pine Barrens, blueberry farms and cranberry bogs, the Delaware Water Gap, a 72-mile leg of the Appalachian Trail and its interurban analogue, the East Coast Greenway, and the Palisades.