Lovely, lush and livable—that’s Maplewood, a town with parks, rolling hills, and bustling downtown, a place residents love to call home. Because it is just 30 minutes from Midtown, it’s a highly desirable place to live while working in New York. Many New Yorkers and Brooklynites alike have flocked to Maplewood thanks to its suburban setting, spacious homes, and cultured community. Maplewood is a truly charming bedroom community with a personality all its own.
Residents love Maplewood’s hip downtown area, filled with shops, restaurants, and a movie theater. Arts and culture thrive through the town’s community art centers, artist studios and art walks. The town’s annual Maplewoodstock, is a two day music and arts festival. The event is hosted at nearby Memorial Park, a 25 acre park with ball fields, tennis courts, and a playground.
With Maplewood’s location adjacent to the South Mountain Reservation, residents can enjoy over 2,000 acres of hiking trails and natural woodlands. Residents can also enjoy a zoo, ice skating area, dog park, two libraries and a weekly farmer’s market.
Combining services with neighboring South Orange, the South Orange-Maplewood School District is exemplary and includes six elementary schools, two middle schools and one high school. Columbia High School has been nationally recognized for its academic excellence.
With so much to discover in this diverse community, just a stone’s throw from the big city, its no wonder why it is such a popular location to live.Search Listings