Vernon Fun Facts
The independent township of Vernon was established on April 8, 1793, from portions of Hardyston Township, and the township was formally incorporated on February 21, 1798.
The vernon is located about one hour's drive from New York City and is part of the New York Metropolitan Area.
Vernon is in the Eastern Time Zone.
As of March 23, 2011, there were a total of 15,476 registered voters in Vernon Township, of which 2,425 (15.7% vs.
Vernon is located in Sussex County, New Jersey.
Iron mining in the town of Vernon was prevalent during the mid-to-late 19th century.
Population of Vernon was 24,686 in the year 2000.
Sample list of tourist attractions in Vernon:
- Mountain Creek Waterpark
- Hidden Valley
- Elements Spa
- Crystal Springs Golf Resort
- Diablo Freeride Park
Vernon's geo-coordinates are 41.1978° N, 74.4846° W.
Vernon's official website is http://www.vernontwp.com/
The vernon is both the most populous municipality and the largest in area in the county.
Vernon is about 182.82 square kilometers with a population of 24,686 in the year 2000.