10 Wild Facts About New Jersey That They Didn’t Teach You In School

If you don’t already know this about me, I absolutely love New Jersey. I’ve lived in the Garden State most of my life and I thought I knew all there was to know about it. Of course, there’s always a fascinating fact waiting to be discovered when it comes to such an interesting place. We have a rich history and today I’ll be sharing a few of my favorite lesser-known facts about New Jersey. Get ready for the good, the bad, and the weird.

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Which is your favorite fact about New Jersey? I tried to feature lesser-known facts, but there are plenty more. Check out a few others by clicking here.