Both picturesque and progressive, the township of West Orange is one of those communities that allow residents to find the perfect balance between what they need and what they want. Bordered by two spacious parks, and lying at the base of the Watchung Mountains, West Orange attracts visitors here year round. The township of West Orange is one of the larger communities in the area, with a population of approximately 46,000 residents. Residents of West Orange never make the mistake of thinking their community is just average, because they know that there are a number of things that their township offers that can’t be found anywhere else.
Neighborhoods in West Orange are diverse and provide a unique history and atmosphere for residents who live there. Downtown West Orange is the oldest and most populous area in the township, and the nearby Valley is welcoming more artists into its hip borders. First Mountain is just west of downtown and is primarily suburban with historic homes, large estates, apartments
and more modern houses. Pleasant Valley, Pleasantdale and the Second Mountain areas have homes that range from mid-century to modern, and these are some of the fastest growing areas in the community. No matter which neighborhood that home buyers settle in, they are bound to discover the best parts of West Orange are right in their own front yard.