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Essex County, NJ Information

Essex County is located in the Northeastern part of the US state of New Jersey. And is a part of the New York Metropolitan Area. The land is generally flat. In the East the twin ridges of the Watchung Mountains are there. And in the west the land lowers into the Passaic River. Essex County is a 127 square-mile county located in the northeastern part of the state. Essex County, contains twenty-two municipalities, it is bounded by Newark Bay and by Union, Morris, Passaic, Bergen, and Hudson counties. With a population of 798,301 as of July 1, 2002, Essex County is the second largest county in New Jersey by population. Essex County has countless experiences. It is the home of everything from beautiful parks to exciting recreational and sports facilities to major universities and colleges.essex_359


According to the census of 2000, there were 793,633 people, 283,736 households, and 193,507 families residing in Essex County. Making it the 2 nd most populated county of the state. The per capita income is 24 943. Which is quite average. And 15.6% population is below the poverty line.

That’s why, real estate is a hot business over here. A lot of properties are rented or leased out. Be it rental apartments, sublets, leased properties, etc. From East Orange to Newark, Verona to Nutley, a host of options are available for rented properties. You can take full apartments or find roommates to live in sharing. All across the Essex County a lot of options for rental, sublet, apartment properties are available and is the site to look for. On this site you’ll get the list of most attractive options available in Essex County for sublets, rental apartment listings, apartment, condos listing network. Besides, apartments to condos, Duplexes to Fourplexes, a host of options are there to choose from.

Just log on to to get best deals on apartment rental listing, sublets, rental apartments, condos, sublets database listings at Essex County.

Roseland Borough, Cedar Grove Township, Millburn Township, etc, wherever you want rental apartments, sublets, etc, a lot of options are available.

For Essex County’s rental apartments listings, leased properties listing network, sublet listings, etc, just log onto

In Essex County, per capita income has increased by 25.3%, as recorded in 2002 from 1997. There’s an overall development in Essex County. And real estate business has also grown a lot. So, what are you waiting for? Book your place now! Rental apartments, sublets, duplexes, row houses, etc, a lot of options are there to choose from.

County Seat: Newark


Government Contact Info:
Hall of Records Room 405
465 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard
Newark, NJ 07102
(T) 973-621-4400

Major Cities:

Rental Apartment Listings, In the Major Cities of Essex County

Newark Rental Apartment Listings

Essex County Municipalities

Belleville Twp Apartment Rentals
Bloomfield Twp
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Caldwell Boro Twp
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Cedar Grove Twp
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City of Orange Twp
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East Orange City
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Essex Fells Twp
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Fairfield Twp
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Glen Ridge Boro Twp
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Irvington Twp
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Livingston Twp
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Maplewood Twp Apartment Rentals
Millburn Twp Apartment Rentals
Montclair Twp
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Newark City
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North Caldwell Boro
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Nutley Twp
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Roseland Boro
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South Orange Village
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Verona Twp
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West Caldwell Twp
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West Orange Twp
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Education & Schools:
Major colleges and universities: 8
(Including: Rutgers, MSU, ECC, NJIT, SHU, UMDNJ)
Total public school enrollment: 124,097
Number of public school districts: 22
Number of charter schools: 11 

Essex County Colleges/ Universities
Bloomfield College Apartments – Bloomfield
Caldwell College Apartments – Caldwell
Essex County College – Caldwell, Newark
Gibbs College Apartments - Livingston
Montclair State University Apartments – Montclair
New Jersey Institute of Technology Apartments – Newark
Rutgers University Apartments – Newark
Seaton Hall University Apartments – South Orange
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Apartments – Newark
UMDNJ Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences Apartments – Newark

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Median Age 34.7
44% Caucasian
41% African American
4% Asian,
15 % Hispanic
21% Foreign Born
Median Household Income: $44,944
Housing Renters – 54.4%

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Transportation: publicroutes_120

Major highways:
Garden State Parkway
New Jersey Turnpike
Interstates 78, 80 and 280
Routes 1-9, 21, 22, 23, 24 & 46
Eisenhower Parkway

Public roads:
Total mileage: 1,673
Interstate mileage: 27
State highway mileage: 59
County road mileage: 233
Municipal road mileage: 1,330

Major transportation centers:
Newark Liberty International Airport
Port Newark
Penn Station

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17 parks
5 reservations and various facilities
(Branch Brook, Broodale, Eagle Rock Res, South Mountain Res, West Essex, Weequahic)
Turtle Back Zoo
Bears & Eagles River Front stadium
Yogi Berea Stadium NJ Jackals

Francis A. Byrne Gold Course (West Orange)
Hendrick’s Field Gold Course (Belleville)
Weequahic Golf Course (Newark)

Summer Concert Series
Branch Brook Park Roller Skating Rink
South Mountain Arena

NJ PAC Newark NJ
Wide range of Movie theaters, bars and nightclubs

Livingston Mall
Upper Montclair Center
Bloomfield Center
Nutley Center
Bloomfield Ave – Verona and Caldwell’s shopping centers
+ 5 grocery stores including ShopRite, Kings, A&P, Pathmark

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Utilities & Services:
utility_shop_194Telecommunications: Majore - Verizon, AT&T, Sprint
Cable: Cable Vision of Newark, Cable Vision of Oakland, Comcast of NJ,
Gas/Electric: PSE&G
Internet: Comcast, Verizon, Earthlink, Optimum, AOL, MSN
Water: United Water NJ

All major NJ and NY papers (Starledger, NY Times, Wallstreet journal) In addition to Local town Papers


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