Westhampton, NJ Real Estate
Welcome to Westhampton, NJ
Located in Burlington County, New Jersey, this rapidly growing township is nestled conveniently between Philadelphia and New York City, while still maintaining a quiet small town feel. Despite its rapid growth and proximity to these large cities, Westhampton is filled with the natural beauty of rural New Jersey. Views of picturesque open farmland and beautiful forests are in abundance in this growing, yet quaint township.
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Public Transportation: Connected to Philadelphia and New York City
Due to its convenient location between the Philadelphia and New York City metro areas and access to the New Jersey Turnpike, Westhampton is well-connected to a variety of regional mass transit options. Statewide public transportation service New Jersey Transit provides the city with bus service as part of the route 413 line between the Philadelphia suburbs of Burlington and Camden, New Jersey. For access to New York City, residents of Westhampton have access to Academy Bus park and ride located near the New Jersey Turnpike for daily service to the Port Authority Bus Terminal as well as both Midtown and Lower Manhattan. Additionally, BurLink bus services provides local mass transit service within the greater Burlington County area.
Westhampton, NJ’s Real Estate Market
Westhampton’s real estate market has a little something for everyone, whether you are looking to start your own family, or just want a place of your own to start your new life. Detached single family homes dominate the market, but a wide variety of multi-family homes, apartments, and townhomes are also available in abundance. Westhampton is predicted to experience a 55% population increase through 2025, coupled with the township’s impressive growth since 1980, prospective homeowners will have no trouble finding housing with their pick of new and recently built homes.
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Distinguished Schools in Westhampton, NJ
- Burlington Co Spec School | Grades PK-12
- Institute of Technology Westhampton | Grades 9-12
- Westhampton Jr-Sr. High School | Grades 9-12
Westhampton is served by both the local school district and the Burlington County Institute of Technology, which offers vocational and technical education services to the township’s high school students. Additionally, the Institute of Technology offers post-secondary and adult education classes.
You’ll Enjoy: Natural Beauty and Recreation Activities
- Spend the day at Rancocas Nature CenterCarved out of a beautiful 210 acre portion of the the Rancocas State Park, the Rancocas Nature Center is a great way to experience New Jersey’s natural beauty. The center has over 3 miles of picturesque hiking trails throughout meadows, wetlands, and forests. Additionally, Rancocas Nature Center offers educational programs for schools, libraries, and the general public.
- Enjoy Family and Recreation Programs at the Westhampton Recreation CenterThe Westhampton Recreation Center offers a wide range of athletic and recreation facilities and programs for both families and active young adults, including sports leagues, community groups, and various classes.
Westampton, NJ Utilities
- PSEG | Gas and Electricity | http://www.pseg.com/
- AmWater | Water | http://www.amwater.com/
- Mount Holly Municipal Utilities Authority | Sewage | http://www.mhmua.com/
- Comcast | Cable, Phone, Internet | www.comcast.net
The Lifestyle: Easy-Going and Tranquil
Life in Westhampton is a great compromise between rural tranquility and suburban comfort. The beautiful wide open spaces, nature preserves, and picturesque New Jersey farmland make the quiet township a great place to start and raise a family. With an abundance of natural beauty, the township is dedicated to maintaining its charming rural character, preserving the surrounding forests and farmland for future generations. In addition to its small town, rural charm, Westhampton also has plenty to offer for those looking for a little more excitement. Westhampton and greater Burlington county have great opportunities for entertainment and shopping, including both locally owned businesses and the Burlington Center Mall located just across the township’s border, not to mention the endless opportunities in nearby Philadelphia and New York City.
The Workforce: Diverse Local Economy
Westhampton’s position within Burlington county allows for ample employment opportunities, in a wide variety of industries for the township’s residents. Major employers in the area include Burlington Coat Factory Headquarters in the adjacent Burlington township, AmeriHealth in Mount Laurel, and Lockhead Martin Mission Systems and Sensors in Moorestown Township. Additionally, Westhampton’s convenient location allows residents to commute to work in both the Philadelphia and New York City metro areas.
Why Live Here: Rural Charm and Suburban Opportunities
Westhampton Township has a little something for everyone. The quiet, easy-going lifestyle of rural New Jersey, offers a great place to live or start a family. Employment and entertainment opportunities in greater Burlington county and nearby metro areas, also make Westhampton ideal to work and play for those who want a little more excitement. The population of Westhampton has more than doubled since 1980, with projections indicating this trend will continue. Despite this, the township is dedicated to maintaining the charming small town atmosphere that has driven this impressive population growth.