Land Size5.15 square miles
CountyUnion County, NJ
Median Home Value$ $448,695
Springfield, New Jersey
Conveniently located with easy access to Routes 78, 22, 24, this Union County suburb offers an ideal blend of ingredients for a fine lifestyle.
Many homes in Springfield are post-war three to five bedroom Colonials, Ranches and Splits. There are also 1,000 condominiums in the township. The "Baltusrol Top" offers homes, sometimes with New York views. A more typical home would be a four bedroom split in a comfortable family neighborhood. Homes in Springfield range from $200,000 to over $800,000.
The population of the Township is 14,000 and the area is made up of 5.1 square miles. Springfield has one Pre-K and Kindergarten, two school enrolling children grades 1-4, one middle school grades 5-8 and a local high school.
Bedies the typical curriculum, Springfield offers a public preschool from age 4, and a full day kindergarten.
Commuters can get to midtown Manhattan via NJ Transit bus in 45 minutes during rush hour. There is also a jitney service to the Millburn train station.
Springfield has nine small parks. Ther most widely used is Chisolm School Park, a three-acre facility with two baseball diamonds and a playground. Springfield Municipal Pool has a lighted baseball diamond, volleyball, basketball, bocci and shuffle board courts.
Springfield is home of Baltusrol Golf Club, founded in 1895, which has hosted seven United States Open Golf Tournaments.