North Bergen

At the time of European colonization. the area was the territory of Hackensack tribe of the Lenape Native Americans,[21] who maintained a settlement, Espatingh, on the west side of the hills.[22][23][24] and where a Dutch trading post was established after the Peach Tree War.[25] In 1658, Peter Stuyvesant, then Director-General of New Netherland, repurchased from them the area now encompassed by the municipalities of Hudson County east of the Hackensack River. In 1660 he granted permission to establish the semi-autonomous colony of Bergen, with the main village located at today's Bergen Square, considered to be the first chartered municipality in what would become the state of New Jersey.[26] At the time, the area of North Bergen was heavily forested, traversed by paths used by the indigenous and colonizing population and became known as Bergen Woods, a name recalled in today's neighborhood. After the 1664 surrender of Fort Amsterdam the entire New Netherland colony came into the possession of the British, who established the Province of New Jersey. In 1682, the East Jersey legislature formed the state's first four counties, including Bergen County, which consisted of all the land in the peninsula between the Hackensack and Hudson Rivers; that is, the eastern portions of what today is Bergen and Hudson Counties.[27] In 1693, Bergen County was divided into two townships: Hackensack Township in the north, and Bergen Township, encompassing the Bergen Neck peninsula, in the south. The border between the two townships is the current Hudson-Bergen county line.[28][29] While settlement was sparse, communities developed along the Bergen Turnpike at the Three Pigeons and Maisland, later New Durham. French botanist André Michaux developed his gardens nearby. On the Hudson River, Bulls Ferry became an important landing for crossings to Manhattan. While ostensibly under British control during the American Revolutionary War, the area was patrolled by the Americans on foraging, espionage, and raiding expeditions;[30][31] most notably the Battle of Bull's Ferry.

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$299,000
North Bergen, NJ
2
beds
2
baths
Listing Courtesy Of
WEICHERT REALTORS - 201-569-7888
HUDSONCO
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Lease/Rent
$3,650/mo
North Bergen, NJ
0
beds
0
baths
Listing Courtesy Of
COLDWELL BANKER RESIDENTIAL BROKERAGE - 201-461-5000
HUDSONCO
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$299,000
North Bergen, NJ
2
beds
2
baths
Listing courtesy of Barbara Weismann
Weichert Realtors, Tenafly
NEWJERSEY
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$89,900
North Bergen, NJ
1
beds
1
baths
Listing courtesy of Deborah Zugar
Coccia Realty Better Homes & Gardens/Secaucus
NEWJERSEY
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$89,900
North Bergen, NJ
1
beds
1
baths
Listing Courtesy Of
COCCIA REALTY BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS - 201-867-2100
HUDSONCO
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