Home to around 7,500 residents the borough of Glen Ridge, New Jersey is a charming community in Essex County. Incorporated in 1895 from portions of Bloomfield Township, Glen Ridge was officially named the “Township of Glen Ridge Borough” in 1982, then the original name of “Glen Ridge Borough” was restored in 1993, the name coming from the ridge formed by Toney’s Brook. This quaint borough was ranked 28th on New Jersey Monthly magazine's list of the “Best Places to Live” in New Jersey.
Composed of approximately 1.3 square miles, Glen Ridge is bounded by Montclair, East Orange and Bloomfield. At its widest point Glen Ridge is only 6 blocks wide and in the “Panhandle” north of Bay Avenue, it narrows to only 2 or 3 blocks wide. Glen Ridge has around 205 days of sunshine each year with a high temperature around 86 degrees Fahrenheit in July and a low temperature around 21 degrees in January.
Homes for sale in Glen Ridge, New Jersey come in a variety of architectural styles. There are condos, townhomes and single family homes for sale in Glen Ridge and the median sale price of a home is around $580,000. The price of homes depends upon the age, size, location and special features of the property. The average list price of a condo or townhome is around $580,000, while the average list price for a single family home is around $1.2 million.
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