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Verona, NJ, in suburban Essex County was ranked the #1 “Top Places to Live” in Essex County and the #3 town in New Jersey by New Jersey Monthly—for lots of great reasons: its highly rated public schools, abundant parks and recreational areas, transportation, helpful senior services, and child and adult recreational programs. Verona is also bronze level certified in the Sustainable New Jersey program.
Nearly all homes are single family (there are a few condos), which has helped Verona maintain its real estate values over the years. Although the majority of residents are families with children, about 1/3 of the Verona populace are singles or families without children, giving the town a nice balance across the generations.
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Verona covers 2.77 square miles between the First and Second Watchung Mountains, close to several country clubs and South Mountain Reservation, a major regional recreational area. Route 23 and CR 506 run directly through town, allowing easy access to I-80, the New Jersey Turnpike and Garden State Parkway. Verona is also served by New Jersey Transit buses and trains.
Verona Park, designed by the Olmstead Brothers, covers 54 acres and features twin lakes for boating and fishing, a picturesque bridge, and a modernized boathouse, plus a 1.2-mile jogging course, tennis courts and several playgrounds. Special events including craft shows and concerts.
Verona has four elementary schools, a middle school and high school. There are also several private schools in the area plus the Children’s Institute for children with special needs.
Verona real estate facts:
- According to Zillow, the median home value index is $404,200.
- Approximately 77% of Verona residents are home owners and 23% are renters.
- The average year that homes were built is 1940, so many of the properties bring historic value to the area.
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