South Orange Homes for Sale

Real Estate in South Orange, New Jersey

The Village of South Orange is a vibrant suburban community with quaint gas-lit streets, historic architecture, and a fantastic small-town atmosphere. Located on the eastern slope of South Mountain, yet just a short commute to NYC, South Orange is a perfect place for a slice of suburbia.

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South Orange February 6, 2023
18
Listed
22
Avg. DOM
N/A
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$744,950
Med. List Price
18 Properties
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$1,750,000
Neighborhood: The Squier Estate
6
Beds
5F11/2
Baths
0.71
Acres
2021
Year Built
27
Days on Site
3823942
MLS
This is your chance to be a part of South Orange legacy and own a new construction home situated on historic land with roots that have grown the community. Set on a .7 acre lot overlooking Floods...
$1,589,000
Neighborhood: The Manors
4
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
0.17
Acres
2006
Year Built
13
Days on Site
3825899
MLS
MAGAZINE-WORTHY luxurious townhome living at its best! Move right into this spectacular STUNNER on an ultra-private cul de sac in prestigious Manors development of South Orange just 20 miles west of...
6
Beds
3F21/2
Baths
0.37
Acres
1931
Year Built
11
Days on Site
3826209
MLS
Set amidst fine historic homes, this special Montrose home is just blocks from vibrant South Orange Village & NYC trains. Fine, period details and modern amenities combine in this turnkey home with...
8
Beds
2F21/2
Baths
0.17
Acres
1981
Year Built
5
Days on Site
3827101
MLS
Fantastic investment opportunity in the heart of South Orange. This side by side mirror two family home is close to Seton Hall University, all parks, and transportation. Each unit features four...
$1,099,000
Neighborhood: Lower Wyoming
5
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
0.28
Acres
1928
Year Built
9
Days on Site
3826402
MLS
Experience the height of high-quality remodel in a classic home in the beautiful town of South Orange, NJ. The design incorporates modern amenities with timeless architecture and craftsman-inspired...
5
Beds
3F21/2
Baths
0.22
Acres
1992
Year Built
9
Days on Site
3826416
MLS
You will love this newly renovated Colonial home! Its really spacious with good sized rooms and generous landings that allow the rooms to be spread apart. The gorgeous new kitchen with deluxe center...
8
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
0.16
Acres
1931
Year Built
81
Days on Site
3818339
MLS
Large, versatile and unique home with so much potential in great location in South Orange.
Open 2/6
445 W So Orange Ave South Orange Village Twp.,  NJ 07079
5
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
0.27
Acres
1929
Year Built
6
Days on Site
3826813
MLS
Just a short distance (.7 miles) from South Orange Village and train station, this colonial beauty is truly one-of-a-kind and exudes charm & warmth. Enter a large front hallway flanked by formal...
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
0.09
Acres
1939
Year Built
34
Days on Site
3822973
MLS
Gorgeous turn-key home is set in a pretty neighborhood with easy access to vibrant South Orange Village shops & restaurants, NYC trains, parks, and schools. Reimagined from top to bottom with stylish...
6
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
0.24
Acres
5
Days on Site
3827033
MLS
Here's a chance to make your home as you imagined! Great bones and charming characters, this Victorian is a diamond in the rough. The possibilities start as you approach the home, a grand porch...
5
Beds
2
Baths
0.18
Acres
1925
Year Built
32
Days on Site
3823303
MLS
Welcome home! Move in & enjoy this beautifully updated home with convenient access to vibrant South Orange Village, parks, and access to NYC trains! A flowing, open floorplan is suited to...
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
0.09
Acres
1885
Year Built
20
Days on Site
3824930
MLS
Move in and enjoy this beautifully updated home which has been reimagined with a designer's aesthetic blending period details and modern amenities. High ceilings with tall windows and wide moldings...

More on South Orange

Nestled between East Orange, Maplewood, Short Hills, and Irvington, the beautiful and small-town charm of South Orange draws in many from around the area. It offers a small downtown area, community parks, fantastic outdoor recreation, and a variety of homes.

South Orange residents frequent the downtown Village Center, which is home to a vibrant assortment of unique shops, a myriad of restaurants, taverns and breweries, and gourmet coffee houses. Also downtown, is the sleek, state of the art South Orange Performing Arts Center, recently voted NJ’s favorite small performing arts center.

South Mountain Reservation provides a beautiful haven for nature lovers to enjoy native plants, trees, and wildlife. The preserve, as well as other outdoor park facilities throughout South Orange, provide an outlet for hikers, joggers, cyclists, and sports enthusiasts of all kinds. Cameron Field and Meadowland Park offer amenities for baseball, soccer, and tennis, as well as playgrounds, and areas for picnics and outdoor summer concerts.

South Orange Schools

Combining services with neighboring Maplewood, the South Orange-Maplewood School District includes six elementary schools, two middle schools and one high school. Columbia High School has been nationally recognized for its academic excellence. South Orange is also home to Seton Hall University, a nationally recognized institution.

South Orange Transportation

South Orange has two New Jersey Transit train stations and a jitney commuter bus which runs a shuttle service between the South Orange Station and multiple South Orange locations.

Reasons to Move to South Orange

While there are plenty of reasons to move to South Orange, here are some of the top reasons most people do.

Commuters have easy access to New York City. Folks that live in South Orange have a convenient stop on the Midtown Direct train line. This line gets to Penn Station in about 40 minutes and the drive to the city with light traffic takes about the same amount of time. The Gladstone Branch Line also provides service to the city and Hoboken where people can transfer to the PATH or the Light Rail. It really is a commuter haven.

Excellent schools. As we mentioned above, this is a great place to raise kids and it has excellent schools. There are several primary schools in the area for different grades such as Annex for grades kindergarten through first grade, Marshall elementary grades kindergarten through second grade, South Mountain Elementary for grades kindergarten through fifth grade, the South Orange middle school, the Columbia high school, and an Early Childhood Center for preschoolers.

The high school ranks as one of the top in Essex County. Additionally, South Orange is also a college town, home to Seton Hall University, a private Catholic University that was named in 2021 as one of the best colleges by US News & World Report.

Year-round activities. This is a nature lover's dream. There's so much to do in the outdoors such as visiting some of the many parks around South Orange, sports fields, and winter activities such as ice-skating on Duck Pond or sledding at Floods Hill. With trails and parks, stunning views on the South Mountain Reservation, the beautiful 25 foot Hemlock Falls, outdoor activities, events, and festivals are endless. Hint - Check out the Wildflower Sculpture Park!

South Orange Performing Arts Center (SOPAC) is a fantastic destination with theater, music, art, dance, and many other forms of entertainment. It has a Mainstage Theater accommodating over 400 attendees and it's home to the Seton Hall University Arts Council performances, which includes classical concert series, jazz, and many other theater performances.

With a fabulous combination of small-town charm and cosmopolitan culture, South Orange makes a great destination for visiting, young families, retirees, and anyone looking to live permanently in this type of an environment.

South Orange Homes for Sale

Within the city limits of South Orange, you'll find approximately 30 to 40 real estate listings at any given time. Condominiums and townhouses start at about $250,000 with single-family homes starting at about $700,000. You can find charming vintage-style homes in Victorian properties, bungalows, colonial-style properties, tutors, and mid-century modern. With a variety of styles and residential neighborhoods completely surrounding downtown, you're no more than a couple of minutes to shops and restaurants as well as the South Mountain Reservation. Highway 510 runs east and west of the center of town making commuting easy from just about any smaller neighborhood.

For more information on homes for sale in South Orange, New Jersey, browse available listings on our website or simply contact our office at any time to schedule a showing.

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