With a population of 48,000, West Orange is an amazing place to live and has a cultural and historical foundation.
American history was made in West Orange! Thomas Edison National Historical Park, Thomas Edison’s home, Glenmont, and his laboratory complex as well as the birthplace of Grover Cleveland are all historical landmarks in West Orange.
The West Orange home buyer can live right in the historical district, which is the downtown area off Main Street.
There are over 15 parks in and around the community. Byrne Park, Boland Park, Colgate Park, O’Connor Park and Lafayette Park, to name a few.
Spend the day at Turtleback Zoo, South Mountain Reservation, Safari Mini-Golf, Richard J Codey Arena, or if you are a golf enthusiast, there are five 18 hole courses in Essex County.
There are many family friendly events which happen around West Orange so that you and your family can spend quality time together. A few gatherings are the New Resident Picnic, the Real Estate Outreach Forum and the Masterwork Chorus.