Emerson station (NJ Transit)

Emerson is a New Jersey Transit rail station on the Pascack Valley Line. The station is in Emerson, New Jersey and is located at Linwood Avenue and Kinderkamack Road (County Route 503).

Emerson
Emerson Station.jpg
The station at Emerson as seen on September 11, 2011 facing northbound towards Westwood.
Coordinates40°58′30″N 74°01′38″W / 40.9751°N 74.0273°W / 40.9751; -74.0273Coordinates: 40°58′30″N 74°01′38″W / 40.9751°N 74.0273°W / 40.9751; -74.0273
Owned byNew Jersey Transit
Platforms1 side platform
Tracks1
ConnectionsNJT Bus NJT Bus: 165
Commuter Bus Rockland Coaches: 11
Construction
ParkingYes (permit required)
Bicycle facilitiesYes
Other information
Station code785 (Erie Railroad)[1]
Fare zone8
History
OpenedMarch 4, 1870[2]
Passengers
2012218 (average weekday)[3]
Services
Preceding station NJT logo.svg NJ Transit Following station
Westwood Pascack Valley Line Oradell
toward Hoboken
Former services
Preceding station Erie Railroad Following station
Westwood
toward Haverstraw
New Jersey and New York Railroad Oradell

Station layoutEdit

 
Emerson station, when it was known as Etna, c. 1907–1912

The station has one track and one low-level side platform. Permit parking is operated by the Borough of Emerson. Three permit parking lots area available, with 38, 20 and 44 spots, respectively.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "List of Station Names and Numbers". Jersey City, New Jersey: Erie Railroad. May 1, 1916. Retrieved November 23, 2010.
  2. ^ Backus, Kathleen S. (March 21, 1957). "Removal of Historic Buildings Excites Interest in Borough". The Bergen Evening Record. Hackensack, New Jersey. p. 5. Retrieved July 30, 2020 – via Newspapers.com.  
  3. ^ "QUARTERLY RIDERSHIP TRENDS ANALYSIS" (PDF). New Jersey Transit. Archived from the original (PDF) on April 19, 2013. Retrieved January 4, 2013.

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