Great Notch, New Jersey

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Great Notch, New Jersey
Unincorporated community
Great Notch, New Jersey is located in Passaic County, New Jersey
Great Notch, New Jersey
Great Notch, New Jersey
Great Notch's location in Passaic County (Inset: Passaic County in New Jersey)
Coordinates: 40°52′28″N 74°12′28″W / 40.87444°N 74.20778°W / 40.87444; -74.20778Coordinates: 40°52′28″N 74°12′28″W / 40.87444°N 74.20778°W / 40.87444; -74.20778
Country  United States
State  New Jersey
County Passaic
Township Little Falls
Elevation 312 ft (95 m)
ZIP code 07424
GNIS feature ID 0876752[1]

Great Notch is an unincorporated community located in eastern Little Falls, in Passaic County, New Jersey, United States.[2] It gets its name from a gap in the first of the Watchung Mountains. Located in Great Notch are parts of Montclair State University and the Great Notch Fire Company.

With fewer than 10 passengers boarding per weekday, NJ Transit ended service at the Great Notch train station in January 2010.[3]


  1. ^ "Great Notch". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2012-09-23. 
  2. ^ Locality Search, State of New Jersey. Accessed June 9, 2016.
  3. ^ "NJ TRANSIT ANNOUNCES CLOSURE OF GREAT NOTCH STATION; Station will close January 16 due to low ridership", New Jersey Transit, December 21, 2009. Accessed June 8, 2016. "NJ TRANSIT today announced that Great Notch Station, located in Little Falls on the Montclair-Boonton Line, will close January 16, 2010, due to low ridership."