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Kingsland, New Jersey
Unincorporated community
Country  United States
State  New Jersey
County Bergen
Township Lyndhurst
Elevation 98 ft (30 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
GNIS feature ID 877576

Kingsland is an unincorporated community located within Lyndhurst Township in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States.

History

The Kingsland family possessed a large tract of land in the area known as Kingsland Manor. In 1872, the Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad established a railway through the township, and erected a depot in the settlement named "Kingsland" in honor of the family. A railroad shop was built, and houses erected for the railroad employees. Church services were held in the train depot.

Kingsland had a post office.


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