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North Hanover Township

Burlington County, New Jersey

North Hanover municipal offices are located at 41 Schoolhouse Road, Jacobstown, NJ 08562
phone: 609-758-2522.

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The Township of North Hanover [†] is located in the northeast portion of Burlington County. The Township is bordered by New Hanover and Wrightstown to the south, Springfield to the southwest, and Chesterfield to the west. In addition, The Township is bordered by the Ocean County municipality of Plumsted to the southeast, the Monmouth County municipality of Upper Freehold to the east, and the Mercer County municipality of Hamilton to the north. The Township has a total area of 17.423 square miles, including 17.284 square miles of land and 0.139 square miles of water.

North Hanover Township is governed under the Township form of government with a five-member Township Committee. The Township Committee is elected directly by the voters in partisan elections to serve three-year terms of office on a staggered basis, with one or two seats coming up for election each year. At an annual reorganization meeting, the Township Committee selects one of its members to serve as Mayor and another as Deputy Mayor.

Municipal Annex, www.co.burlington.nj.us, accessed May, 2020.

Nearby Towns: Chesterfield Twp • New Hanover Twp • Pemberton Twp • Plumsted Twp • Upper Freehold Twp • Wrightstown Borough •