Homes For Sale In Essex Fells NJ

Essex Fells NJ Home For SaleHomes for sale in Essex Fells, NJ can be found in the northwestern section of Essex County, NJEssex Fells, NJ has an estimated population of only 1,162 and encompasses 1.418 square miles.  Because of it’s small size homes for sale in Essex Fells, NJ will sometimes border one of these nearby towns: Caldwell, North Caldwell, Roseland, Verona, West Cadwell or West Orange.

Essex Fells, NJ was first formed as a borough in 1902 from portions of Caldwell, which is now known as Fairfiled Township. This should not be confused with the current Caldwell, NJ. In 1981 Essex Fells passed a referendum to become a township and later changed back to a borough in 1992.

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Essex Fells Homes and Real Estate

According to, in 2019 Essex Fells, NJ was ranked the seventh best place to live in New Jersey. Based on an ordinance passed in 1928 homes for sale in Essex Fells, NJ was limited to single family homes only. Essex Fells did recently allow a small amount of condominiums to be built.

For those who enjoy the outdoors you’ll be happy to know that the Grover Cleveland Park which is part of the Essex County park system offers over 41 acres of fun, hiking and fresh air. The “Essex Fells Pond” also known as “The Pond” offers ice skating, pond hockey and figure skating during the winter months.

Essex Fells Public Schools

Essex Fells NJ Public School Student ReadingEssex Fells public school students are served by the Essex Fells School District for grades pre-K through 6th.  All students will attend the Essex Fells School which was awarded the National Blue Ribbon Award in 2016.

Students in grades 7th-12th will be served by the West Essex Regional School District which also serves students from Fairfield, North Caldwell and Roseland.

West Essex Middle School will serve grades 7-8 and the West Essex High School will serve grades 9-12.

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