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New Jersey's Best Towns for Families - Best Schools

These NJ towns ranked high on our list and also have the best schools in the state.


New Jersey's Best Towns for Families

Best Public School Districts

Best School Rank Town County Overall Rank
1 Oradell Bergen 1
2 Montgomery Somerset 2
3 Bethlehem Hunterdon 3
4 Mendham Boro. Morris 7
5 Mendham Morris 9
6 Essex Fells Essex 10
7 Frelinghuysen Warren 11
8 North Caldwell Essex 12
9 Harrington Park Bergen 15
10 Denville Morris 16
11 Closter Bergen 17
12 Old Tappan Bergen 18
13 Chester Morris 19
14 Demarest Bergen 21
15 Plainsboro Middlesex 23
16 Mountain Lakes Morris 24
17 Chatham Morris 25
18 Chatham Twp. Morris 28
19 Millstone Monmouth 31
20 Island Heights Ocean 36
*The districts on this list received a perfect 10 from Greatschools.org and also ranked very hight on our overall list


   More of New Jersey's Best Towns for Families 2016
   2016 Winner: New Jersey's Best Towns for Families
   The Full 2016 List: New Jersey's Best Towns for Families 
   Best NYC Commuter Towns for Families in NJ
Most Diverse Towns for Families in NJ
Most Affordable Towns for Families in NJ
Safest Towns for Families in NJ
Hoboken: We Still Love You
Best Somerset County Town: Montgomery Twp
Best Morris County Town: Boonton
Best Union County Town: New Providence
Best Essex County Town: Essex Fells
Best Large Towns in NJ
Best Mid-Size Towns in NJ
Best Small Towns in NJ 
Methodology for New Jersey's Best Towns for Families

    See New Jersey's Best Towns
    for Families for 2015 list


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