2017 New Jersey Revised Statutes
TITLE 40A - MUNICIPALITIES AND COUNTIES
Section 40A:6-4 - Classification of cities for legislative purposes

Universal Citation: NJ Rev Stat § 40A:6-4 (2017)

40A:6-4. Classification of cities for legislative purposes

For legislative purposes, cities shall be classified as follows based upon population as ascertained by the most recent Federal decennial census:

a. First class--cities having a population of more than 150,000;

b. Second class--cities having a population of not less than 12,000 but not more than 150,000;

c. Third class--all cities which are not first- or second-class cities except cities bordering on the Atlantic ocean being seaside or summer resorts;

d. Fourth class--cities bordering on the Atlantic ocean which are seaside or summer resorts.

L.1979, c. 181, s. 1, eff. Aug. 29, 1979.

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