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Maxim, New Jersey
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Coordinates: 40°09′10″N 74°10′54″W / 40.15278°N 74.18167°W / 40.15278; -74.18167Coordinates: 40°09′10″N 74°10′54″W / 40.15278°N 74.18167°W / 40.15278; -74.18167
Country  United States
State  New Jersey
County Monmouth
Township Howell
Elevation
75 ft (23 m)
GNIS feature ID 878202

Maxim is an unincorporated community located within Howell Township in Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States. The area, just southwest of the Squankum takes its name from the Maxim Powder Company and its founder, Hudson Maxim, who developed a plant there in 1890.

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