Our city: Pompton Lakes, NJ
Our country: United States of America
Our timezone: Eastern Standard Time (GMT-5)
Our longitude is: 41° 00' W
Our latiude is: 74° 28' W
We wear these clothes: The kinds of clothes that we wear are casual and comfortable. Depending on the weather, if it is cold then we wear heavy clothes and clothes that are long. In the summer we wear short sleeve shorts, shorts, and hats.
We eat these foods: Most people have breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Sometimes people go out to restaurants or diners to eat, but not every day. We have access to any type of food we would like. We can cook our food if need be, but sometimes it is safe to eat raw. Majority of the time, our meals consist of every food group.
We grow these foods: The kind of food grown here is more of berries such as blueberries, raspberries, blackberries. We also grow apples, corn and pumpkins.
We practice these religions: There are at least 8 churches in Pompton Lakes - Episcopal, Christian Science, Jehovah's Witness, Dutch Reformed, Catholic, Lutheran, Church of Jesus Christ Latter Day Saints, and The Journey Within.
57.71% of the people in Pompton Lakes, New Jersey are religious, meaning they affiliate with a religion. 40.96% are Catholic; 0.60% are LDS; 2.13% are another Christian faith; 2.00% are Jewish; 0.66% are an eastern faith; 5.57% affilitates with Islam.
We speak these languages: The most common language spoken in Pompton Lakes is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and other Indo-European languages.
These animals live in our area: The type of animals Pompton Lakes would contain are squirrels, bears, bugs (lots of different types of bugs), deer, raccoons, skunks, chipmunks, geese, birds, groundhogs, snakes, foxes, dogs, cats, and bunnies.
These industries support our local economy: Some industries that support Pompton Lakes is the food industry including grocery stores and restaurants. We had DuPont, a large company that manufactured explosives in our town which paid a lot of taxes. Now they have left, leaving the citizens with very high taxes to pay.
We use these types of transportation: The kinds of transportation that we use in our community are car, bus, train, plane, motorcycle, boat, and a bicycle. We use cars to mostly go everywhere. For example school, stores, work, sports related activities, and to faraway places like the airport or other states.