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New Jersey's Best Towns for Families - Small Town - 2016

See our list of the Top 20 best small towns in the state.


New Jersey's Best Towns for Families 2016

Best Small Towns 

*towns with a population under 15,000
Small Town Rank Town County Population Overall Rank
1 Oradell Bergen 7,997 1
2 Bethlehem Hunterdon 3,957 3
3 Boonton Morris 4,311 4
4 Fredon Sussex 3,392 5
5 Pennington Mercer 2,591 6
6 Mendham Boro. Morris 5,004 7
7 Milltown Middlesex 6,916 8
8 Mendham Morris 5,851 9
9 Essex Fells Essex 2,125 10
10 Frelinghuysen Warren 2,347 11
11 North Caldwell Essex 6,276 12
12 River Edge Bergen 11,340 13
13 Harrison Twp. Gloucester 12,333 14
14 Harrington Park Bergen 4,715 15
15 Closter Bergen 8,397 17
16 Old Tappan Bergen 5,754 18
17 Chester Morris 7,851 19
18 Alloway Salem 3,440 20
19 Demarest Bergen 4,909 21
20 West Amwell Hunterdon 3,753 22



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   The Full 2016 List: New Jersey's Best Towns for Families 
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Most Diverse Towns for Families in NJ
Most Affordable Towns for Families in NJ
Safest Towns for Families in NJ
Towns With the Best School Districts in NJ
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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

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