New Providence 07974

New Providence Real Estate

New Providence is a Borough on the northwestern edge of Union county. It is bordered to the north by Chatham. Berkeley Height lies to the south and Summit to the east. The borough lies on the western slope of Second Watchung Mountain.

The Village Shopping Center is the shopping area in the middle of downtown. The shopping center takes up the majority of space that comprises “downtown” New Providence. New Providence is a semi-dry town. There are no bars and no restaurants are permitted to sell alcoholic beverages. Retail liquor sales are legal, however, and restaurant-goers may bring their own alcoholic beverages.

Train service is provided by the New Providence and Murray Hill stations that are part of the NJ Transit Gladstone Branch of the Morris and Essex Lines. These stations offer service to Hoboken Terminal and to Penn Station in Midtown Manhattan. Two Gladstone Branch trains each weekday morning offer one-seat rides to Manhattan and two evening trains leave New York and stop at both of New Providence’s stations on the way to Gladstone. All other rail service is to or from Hoboken. These trains connect at Summit or Newark with Manhattan-bound trains. Newark Liberty International Airport is approximately 16 miles east of New Providence.

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