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Bridgewater Township was originally created by Royal charter on April 4,from portions of the Northern precinct. It was incorporated as one of New Jersey's initial group of townships by the New Jersey Legislature on February 21,under the Township Act of Bridgewater is a relatively large, suburban township located in the center of Somerset County.

The area of the present Township of Bridgewater was originally purchased from a local Lenape Native American tribe. Tradition holds that it was at the Middlebrook encampment that the first official flag of the United States was unfurled, after a law to adopt a national flag had been passed by Congress on June 14, Sincethe first hoisting of the flag is commemorated annually each July 4 with a changing of the flag, a reading of the Declaration of Independenceand the delivery of an historical address.

Until the s, Bridgewater was largely known as a farming community. In the s its population began to grow when residents of larger cities such as Plainfield and Newark started to migrate into Bridgewater as a result of the Plainfield Riots "Two of us dating service bridgewater nj zip code" Newark riots.

Subsequently, Bridgewater started to receive an influx of residents who worked in the strong pharmaceutical, telecommunications and financial industries in Bridgewater and the Raritan Valley.

Bridgewater is now a fairly developed suburban community, with only a few traces of its rural past still evident in the town particularly in its northwestern section. Bridgewater is now Somerset County's second-most populous municipality, after Franklin Township. According to the United States Census Bureauthe township had a total area of While much of Bridgewater has relatively flat terrain, the northeastern portion of the township is very hilly, with the First Ridge of the Watchung Mountains sometimes known as the First Watchung Mountain passing through the township.

Additionally the Second Ridge Second Mountain passes just north of the township border. The Raritan River and its branches and tributaries form much of Bridgewater's borders with other municipalities and a number of smaller rivers and streams run through Bridgewater. The Raritan itself runs along Bridgewater's southern border except where Somerville and Raritan were carved out as separate boroughs and the North Branch of the Raritan River forms the township's western border with Branchburg.

The North Branch and South Branch of the Raritan River meet at the extreme southwestern corner of Bridgewater at the border with both Branchburg Township and Hillsborough Townshipand this point known as the Raritan River Confluence was once intended to be a major reservoir.

Bradley Gardens with a Census population of 14, [24]Finderne 5, [25]Green Knoll 6, [26] and Martinsville 11, [27] are census-designated places and unincorporated communities located within Bridgewater Township. Two of us dating service bridgewater nj zip code borders 13 other municipalities. It also borders Green Brook though connected only by Route 22Middlesex though connected only by one local streetSouth Bound Brook a very short border in the middle of the Raritan RiverFranklin Township the only street connection is InterstateManville the only street connection is Finderne Avenue, a county highwayand Hillsborough Township no direct street connection.

Bridgewater lies in the western division of the Raritan Valley along with Branchburg and Raritan. Bridgewater contains a number of communities and sections, many of which do not have officially defined boundaries.

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