Bergen County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Note 1: The Cultural Feature "Locales" can be very helpful in getting oriented in a new community.
Note 2: Links for Local Area Search and Driving Directions are below each feature map.

Physical Features
Basins 1
Beaches 5
Capes 1
Cliffs 1
Islands 1
Lakes 22
Pillars 2
Ranges 1
Ridges 2
Streams 77
Summits 12
Swamps 7
Valleys 3
Cultural Features
Airports 20
Bridges 1
Buildings 391
Canals 2
Cemeteries 46
Channels 8
Churches 274
Civil 72
Crossings 28
Dams 13
Harbors 2
Hospitals 8
Locales 89
Parks 99
Post Offices 29
Reservoirs 63
Schools 351
Towers 8
Trails 2
Tunnels 1
Historical Features
Churches 2
Harbors 1
Locales 3
Military (Historical) 2
Schools 7
Streams 2
  • Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.
  • Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.
  • Historical Features are features that no longer exist on the landscape.
  • Historical Landmarks: New Jersey's National Historic Landmarks