experiences a slower real estate market as we move into of the fall season. You can expect to see the market slow down as we get closer to the winter season.
The average price of a single family home falls between $300,000 and $400,000. Homes can be found as low as $54,999, however these tend to need a lot of TLC, and as high as $5.5 million. Condos and townhouses are also options in Essex County, ranging in price from $30,000 to $850,000.
There are 22 municipalities within the borders Essex County. The county is experiencing a shift in economics, moving from a manufacturing economy to a service economy. This county is home to Newark International Airport as well as the New Jersey performing Arts Center.
Educationally, Essex is home to several of New Jersey's colleges and universities, including Bloomfield College, Caldwell College, Gibbs College, Montclair State University, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Rutgers (Newark Campus), and Seton Hall's University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey.
Location Characteristics: Essex County is one of New Jersey’s smallest counties, but is the second most populous counties. The following is a list of communities within Essex County: