map showing NJ counties, highlighting Essex County, which contains the city of Newark and Cumberland County and the 3 prisons within that county.

Data Source: U.S. Census 2000, New Jersey Department of Corrections. (Map: Peter Wagner, 2004)

This map originally appeared in Miscounting prisoners complicates Census portrait of New Jersey.

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