South Orange Homes for Sale

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.

Included below are homes for sale in South Orange. If you would like more information on any of these South Orange real estate listings, just click the "Request More Information" button when viewing the details of that property. We can provide you with disclosures, past sales history, dates and prices of homes recently sold nearby, and more.

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South Orange May 17, 2021
27
Listed
25
Avg. DOM
N/A
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$619,000
Med. List Price
27 Properties
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7
Beds
5F11/2
Baths
1.42
Acres
1922
Year Built
21
Days on Site
3708050
MLS
Own your own Country Club! This amazing Manse sits regally on 1.5 acres in Historic Montrose with a heated in-ground pool and is made to impress. Boasting 7 bedrooms and 5.1 baths, this impressive...
6
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
0.83
Acres
1869
Year Built
5
Days on Site
3712055
MLS
Elegant living abounds in this stately 1869 historically significant Victorian. Majestically set on .83 ac of level, park-like property, this exquisite home will impress w/ all its detail & grandeur....
6
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
0.46
Acres
1940
Year Built
7
Days on Site
3711324
MLS
Stunning, sunny 6 bedroom, 3.5 bath updated colonial w/expansive, park-like grounds just steps from hip S. Orange Village, schools and trains to NY. Charming vestibule leads into oversized LR w/high...
$970,000
Subdivision: Upper Wyoming
6
Beds
4F21/2
Baths
0.34
Acres
1932
Year Built
13
Days on Site
3700508
MLS
This stately brick Tudor sits atop an east facing hill and boasts stunning original architectural details both inside and out. 6 Bedrooms 4.2 baths and over 4,000 sq ft of space. Grand foyer, formal...
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
0.45
Acres
1904
Year Built
34
Days on Site
3704780
MLS
Welcome to this ENTERTAINER'S DREAM! This truly magnificent & one-of-a-kind home will WOW! From it's stunning original architectural details to its modern functionality, this home is like no other!...
5
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
0.34
Acres
1820
Year Built
13
Days on Site
3709878
MLS
Every home tells a story and you have the opportunity to write the next chapter for 240 Thornden Street; a historic home now suited for todays modern living. Originally part of the Fenner Estate, and...
6
Beds
3F21/2
Baths
0.17
Acres
1938
Year Built
6
Days on Site
3711678
MLS
Amazing curb appeal on this elegant 6 bedroom, 3.2 bath home, perfectly perched on one of the most desirable streets in SO. Circular floor plan with an open concept feel. Cozy family room with...
5
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
0.25
Acres
1940
Year Built
6
Days on Site
3711791
MLS
Sophisticated style abounds in this gracious brick Colonial. Lovingly updated w/ a keen eye for quality & detail, this special home offers the best of traditional living! From the stately & lush...
3
Beds
3
Baths
0.39
Acres
1920
Year Built
7
Days on Site
3711437
MLS
Exceptional Colonial located in a quiet, pocket neighborhood just steps to downtown South Orange & all it has to offer. When an immaculate interior,lovely setting & prime location top your list, look...
9
Beds
3
Baths
0.16
Acres
1873
Year Built
181
Days on Site
3679204
MLS
Must see it ! BEAUTIFUL and SPACIOUS VICTORIAN PROPERTY, with high ceilings IN THE HEART OF SOUTH ORANGE, walking distance to the train station and restaurants; 5mts in car to Seton Hall University....
4
Beds
3F21/2
Baths
0.23
Acres
1919
Year Built
78
Days on Site
3693653
MLS
This sun-drenched colonial with renovated Kitchen and Baths is located in heart of the coveted Tuxedo Park enclave. Innumerable details such as high ceilings and hardwood floors are found throughout....
4
Beds
4
Baths
0.1
Acres
2018
Year Built
20
Days on Site
3708291
MLS
A warm and inviting 2018 constructed colonial on existing foundation, featuring an open layout w/ chef's kitchen w/ custom cabinets, waterfall quartz countertops, stainless steel top of line...

More on South Orange

Nestled between East Orange and 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 school districts in Essex County and because South Orange is also a college town, were home to Seton Hall University, a private Catholic University named in 2021 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 were sledding at Floods Hill. With trails and parks, stunning views on the South Mountain Reservation in the beautiful 25 foot Hemlock Falls, the 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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