Fords Government Tourism Office
Things to do in Fords, NJ
There are many things to do in Fords. Whether it's surfing lessons, kayaking, stand up paddle boarding, wine tasting, or hiking, there is something fun for everyone. Here are some ideas for things to do in the area with kids.
Fords is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) located within Woodbridge Township, in Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the CDP's population was 15,187. == History and Geography == The area as originally known as Fords Corner abuts neighboring Edison, part of which was once within Woodbridge Township, until an act of legislature in April of 1870 apportioned land to then called Raritan Township. According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP had a total area of 2.637 square miles (6.830 km2), including 2.633 square miles (6.820 km2) of land and 0.004 square miles (0.010 km2) of water (0.15%). == Demographics == === Census 2010 === The 2010 United States census counted 15,187 people, 5,386 households, and 4,013 families in the CDP. The population density was 5,767.5 per square mile (2,226.8/km2).