The once Native American town was the ideal location for trading as it overlooks the alluring Hudson River. It has now transitioned into an affluent town buzzing with local Bergen County residents and commuters every day. With the distance to New York City being only 9 miles, this is an excellent edge for anyone needing to commute. The current population is 12,472 with the average household being about 2 person families. With being so close to the city, there are never ending opportunities as well as world renowned amenities for you and your family to enjoy and call home.
Along with spectacular views, Edgewater has so much to offer. There is unlimited shopping, excellent restaurants and even more exceptional entertainment- with being so close to New York City it is an added bonus. There is a movie theatre, a sensational driving range with views of Manhattan, and a beautiful pathway along the Hudson River. Edgewater offers ferries across the River as transportation to the City from its Marina, where they also have a gorgeous park. I’m sure you can just imagine these unbeatable views whether it’s winter or summer. In addition, the town offers recreational programs such as trips or classes for all ages ranging from kids, teens, adults, and seniors. With all of this taken into consideration, finding your dream condo, townhouse, single-family home, or rental should be the most delightful experience.
With room for the growth of your family, Edgewater provides 2 schooling systems ranging from Pre-K to elementary, with middle schools and high schools in surrounding towns. The schools ranging from Pre-K to Elementary in Edgewater have received ratings of 7/10 city wide. Apple Montessori is a school catering to Pre-K and Kindergarten students. While George Washington School is for grades 1-2. And the Eleanor Van Gelder School is for grades Pre-K to 6th grade. Picking up where this leaves off, for middle school and high school, kids attend Leonia Middle School and Leonia High School. This is a neighboring town that accepts students into their school system within the region.
To learn more about Ronit and living in Bergen County, please follow us.