The City of Elizabeth is the fourth largest city in New Jersey with a population of over 125,000 residents. It has a long proud historic past dating back to 1664 and serves as the county seat for Union County. Elizabeth is located 25 minutes from New York City by car, bus, or train and hosts Terminal C, one of the busiest in Newark Liberty International Airport. The city also boasts one of the busiest container shipping waterways in the world moving more than $100 billion in cargo annually. For more information please visit Come see why the City of Elizabeth is “A Place of Destination”.

The links below will provide you with information regarding the City of Elizabeth government, including a listing of elected and municipal government officials, important contact information for municipal services, and a direct link to the official city government website.

By clicking on the Institutions and Organizations link, you can access information for the City's many community, civic, nonprofit and corporate organizations.