Scotch Plains is a city located in the New Jersey region of the United States. During the most recent census, Scotch Plains had a population of 23,584. Scotch Plains is the 69th most poplulated city in the New Jersey region, the 1,882nd most populated city in the United States and the 12,206th most populated city in the world. Scotch Plains is in the America/New York timezone which is 4 hours behind UTC. Scotch Plains adjusts the hour with daylight savings time during the winter months.
Scotch Plains is located at sea level (50 meters / 164 feet). The closest cities to Scotch Plains are Fanwood (1.7 km / 1.1 miles), Mountainside (3.3 km / 2.1 miles), Westfield (3.6 km / 2.2 miles), Plainfield (4.9 km / 3.0 miles) and New Providence (4.9 km / 3.0 miles)