Essex County Homes & Real Estate

Browse the top Essex County homes for sale below. Essex County, New Jersey is located in the northeastern part of New Jersey. It is part of the New York Metropolitan area. You'll find some of the most diverse real estate in the entire state of New Jersey and plenty of businesses and job opportunities in this magnificent county. For further information regarding properties for sale in Essex County or to set up a home showing, connect with your local real estate experts today! Read more about Essex County real estate.

Homes For Sale in Essex County NJ

Essex County Real Estate Listings October 5, 2022
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Essex County Real Estate Market

Essex County, New Jersey is known for being a fast-paced county with a population that keeps increasing. As of the 2013 census, there were 789,565 people, and people continue moving to Essex County. The area draws a lot of potential homebuyers in with its low property taxes and plenty of housing options, as well as the many job opportunities the area provides. Essex County is also home to many great cities and both affordable ones and more expensive ones to choose from, so there are options for nearly any budget.

Essex County Local Amenities

There are many major roads that pass through Essex County, New Jersey. This is ideal for commuters and adds to the population. The New Jersey Turnpike passes through the county. Essex County is traversed by a number of highways. It also has US routes that cross it, including US Route 22 and US Route 46. The most important state road in the county is the Garden State Parkway.

Essex County is also home to numerous parks, hiking trails, waterways, tourist attractions, and more, so there's always something to do to stay occupied.

Healthcare Facilities

There are a number of health facilities available to those living in Essex County:

  • University Hospital
  • Essex County Hospital
  • East Orange General Hospital
  • Children's Hospital of New Jersey
  • Columbus Hospital LTACH
  • Mountainside Hospital Dental
  • St. Mary's Hospital
  • Trinitas Regional Medical Center

Essex County School Information

Essex County is no stranger to good education. Move to Essex County and you'll discover 260 public schools, serving 126,093 students. There are also 129 private schools in Essex County, serving 19,380 students. In addition, Essex County is home to many higher education institutes, including:

  • Essex County College
  • Seton Hall University
  • Rutgers University-Newark
  • New Jersey Institute of Technology
  • Montclair State University
  • University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
  • Caldwell University
  • Bloomfield College
  • Rutgers School of Law-Newark
  • New Jersey Medical School
  • Berkeley College, Newark
  • Rutgers Business School
  • Rutgers School of Health Related Professions

Essex County Real Estate Agents

Preparing to buy or sell a home in Essex County? Allow our local real estate specialists to help you through the process of buying your new Essex County home or selling your current residence. As New Jersey real estate agents, we have up-to-date information on the distinct market dynamics of Essex County real estate.

To learn more about agent representation for Essex County buyers and sellers, contact The Dekanski Home Selling Team. Ready to sell your house in Essex County? Obtain a free property evaluation within minutes using our market analysis page!

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