Historical Maps of New Jersey

Journey back in time with 1,951 historical maps of New Jersey, dating from 1884 to present day. Explore and discover the history of New Jersey through detailed topographic maps, featuring cities, landmarks, and geographical changes. Dive deeper into each map with our interactive high-resolution viewer and extensive library data. Every map in our collection is also available for purchase as a framed or unframed museum-quality print for those interested interested in bringing a part of history into their home. Begin your historical adventure now!

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  1. 1884 Map of Sea Isle
    1884 Map of Sea Isle
    1884 Sea Isle Map
    Cape May County, NJ
    1884 print
    1:62500 scale
  2. 1884 Map of Whitings
    1884 Map of Whitings
    1884 Whitings Map
    Ocean County, NJ
    1884 print
    1:62500 scale
  3. 1887 Map of Atlantic City
    1887 Map of Atlantic City
    1887 Atlantic City Map
    Atlantic City, NJ
    1887 print
    1:62500 scale
  4. 1888 Map of Asbury Park
    1888 Map of Asbury Park
    1888 Asbury Park Map
    Asbury Park, NJ
    1888 print
    1:62500 scale
  5. 1888 Map of Barnegat
    1888 Map of Barnegat
    1888 Barnegat Map
    Ocean County, NJ
    1888 print
    1:62500 scale
  6. 1888 Map of Bordentown
    1888 Map of Bordentown
    1888 Bordentown Map
    Burlington County, NJ
    1888 print
    1:62500 scale
  7. 1888 Map of Cape May
    1888 Map of Cape May
    1888 Cape May Map
    Cape May, NJ
    1888 print
    1:62500 scale
  8. 1888 Map of Cassville
    1888 Map of Cassville
    1888 Cassville Map
    Ocean County, NJ
    1888 print
    1:62500 scale
  9. 1888 Map of Dennisville
    1888 Map of Dennisville
    1888 Dennisville Map
    Dennisville, NJ
    1888 print
    1:62500 scale
  10. 1888 Map of Franklin
    1888 Map of Franklin
    1888 Franklin Map
    Franklin, NJ
    1888 print
    1:62500 scale
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Frequently asked questions about New Jersey historical maps

  • Can I purchase a physical print of a historical map of New Jersey?

    Yes! Every map in our collection can be purchased as a museum-quality print that we meticulously lay out by hand to ensure the highest quality final product. We offer a variety of sizes and prints can be either framed or unframed. Explore purchase options by clicking the "Buy Print" button on any map page.

  • Why are historical maps of New Jersey important for research and professional purposes?

    Historical maps of New Jersey offer a unique perspective on an area's past, making them invaluable for environmental consultants, surveyors, legal professionals, geneologists, historians, and hobbyists alike. They are used in environmental site assessments, lot line research, and land dispute resolution.

  • What types of historical maps are available for New Jersey?

    Our diverse collection includes detailed topographic maps from the United States Geological Survey's Historical Topographic Map Collection as well as from a variety of public and private collections we've sourced, each providing a unique glimpse into New Jersey's past. We'll soon begin to offer historical aerial images as well.

  • What advanced features do you offer for professional use?

    We offer advanced features including 3D terrain visualization, georeferencing, customizeable base maps, multi-layering capabilities, and annotation tools. These features allow for in-depth analysis, customization, and report building utilizing our historical map collection.

  • How can I find a specific historical map of New Jersey?

    Our platform has over 185,000 fully digitized and interactive maps, and 1,951 maps available specifically for New Jersey. You can easily filter and search by address, place, date, scale, or landmark to find the specific map they need, or browse our collection by city, county, and state.

  • How can I contribute a historical map of New Jersey that's not in your collection?

    We welcome contributions! If you have a map that isn't in our collection, reach out to us at hello@pastmaps.com. We can assist with digitizing individual maps or entire collections.

  • What is the oldest map of New Jersey in your collection?

    The oldest map of New Jersey in our collection is from 1884.

  • How can I download a map of New Jersey?

    Every map in our collection can be freely downloaded as a high-resolution GeoTIFF or GeoPDF file. You can use this file with mapping software or print it out for personal use.