Plainfield, NJ

Real Estate for Sale

Plainfield is a city Union County, New Jersey, United States. There are about 47,800 people residing in Plainfield. Plainfield was originally formed as a township back on April 5, 1847 from parts of Westfield Township, when the area belonged to Essex County. Plainfield was incorporated as a city by an act of the New Jersey Legislature on April 21, 1869, from parts of Plainfield Township. Plainfield is a suburb in the New York metropolitan area.

Plainfield Real Estate Overview

Total Listings: 191
Average Price: $260,222
Highest Price: $950,000
Lowest Price: $500

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Plainfield MLS Listings

All Listings Under $100,000 $100,000-$200,000
$200,000-$300,000 $300,000-$400,000 $400,000-$500,000
$500,000-$600,000 $600,000-$700,000 $700,000-$800,000
$800,000-$900,000 $900,000-$1,000,000
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If You Love Entertaining, Relaxing, Or Working ...

Photo of Listing #3433254

$950,000 Active

  • 9 Beds
  • 6 Baths
  • 6,000 ft²

Residential

980 Hillside Ave, Plainfield City, NJ

MLS® #3433254

If You Love Entertaining, Relaxing, Or Working In An Environment That Inspires, 980 Hillside Avenue Is The Home For You! Built In 1917 This Georgian Colonial Revival Mansion Was Built To Last! Impressive In Design & Construction, This Outstanding Colonial W...

Stately 1935 Colonial Featuring All The Charact...

Photo of Listing #3415249

$925,000 Active

  • 6 Beds
  • 6 Baths

Residential

910 Charlotte Road, Plainfield City, NJ

MLS® #3415249

Stately 1935 Colonial Featuring All The Character Of Its Original Design While Offering The Conveniences Of Modern Living. Classically Designed Front, Mica Stone, Wood Shutters. 15 Rooms, 6 Bedrooms, 4.2 Renovated Baths, 4 Fireplaces, Grand Dining Room W/2 ...

This Beautiful Brick Was Renovated And Is Divid...

Photo of Listing #3438569

$899,900 Active

  • 9,000 ft²

Commercial / Industrial / Business

1010-18 Park Ave, Plainfield City, NJ

MLS® #3438569

This Beautiful Brick Was Renovated And Is Divided Into 5 Suites. Huge Parking Lot So Ample Of Parking Space. An Elevator In The Building Makes This Building An Ideal Choice To Occupy And Start A Business. Opportunities Like This Don't Come By Often.

Significant Price Reduction ! 18,630 Sq Ft Of ...

REDUCED 6% Photo of Listing #3418057

$799,900 Active

  • 0.43 Acres

Land / Lot

1369-1403 South Ave, Plainfield City, NJ

MLS® #3418057

Significant Price Reduction ! 18,630 Sq Ft Of Land For Sale With Full Approvals To Build A 19 Unit, 15,100 Sq Ft Mixed Use Building. The 4 Ground Floor Retail Units Total 3,800 Sq Ft, In Addition To The 15 Apartments Above. The Lot Is Level And Primarily C...

Price Reduced ! Stunning Professional Colonial ...

REDUCED 6% Photo of Listing #3366238

$750,000 Active

  • 1.44 Acres
  • 10,870 ft²

Commercial / Industrial / Business

201-23 W 8th St, Plainfield City, NJ

MLS® #3366238

Price Reduced ! Stunning Professional Colonial Estate Including A Carriage House, In The Van Wyck Brooks Historic District For Sale, Includes A 7,459 Sq Ft Center Hall Colonial With A 3,370 Sq Ft Carriage House. "grandfathered" As A Funeral Home For Years (...

This Stunning Home Is Nestled On 1.6 Acres In P...

Photo of Listing #3437096

$749,900 Active

  • 7 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 1.6 Acres
  • 4,235 ft²

Residential

914-22 Woodland Ave, Plainfield City, NJ

MLS® #3437096

This Stunning Home Is Nestled On 1.6 Acres In Plainfields Famous Sleepy Hollow Section. Situated In An Area Of Other Equally Large & Architecturally Significant Homes. This Home Has Been Lovingly Maintained & Updated By The Same Family For 3 Generations. En...

Beautiful Country Farm Containing A Home (that ...

Photo of Listing #6968877

$680,000 ACTIVE

  • 63.8 Acres

Land / Lot

0 Delabole Rd, Pen Argyl, PA

MLS® #6968877

Beautiful Country Farm Containing A Home (that Needs Work) And A Total Of 63.8 Acres (includes F8-2-8-0626 A 21.64 Acres Piece Along Teels Road). Perfect As A Private Retreat Or Horse Farm, Yet Has Development Potential. Public Water And Sewer Are Across Th...

Century 21 Keim Realtors

Stately & Updated 1936 Colonial With Great Curb...

Photo of Listing #3413172

$659,000 Active

  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths

Residential

1629 Watchung Ave, Plainfield City, NJ

MLS® #3413172

Stately & Updated 1936 Colonial With Great Curb Appeal Perched On Nearly Half Acre In Heart Of Sleepy Hollow!exquisite Architectural Details Include Rounded Archways, Built-ins, French Doors, Moldings, Corner Cabinets, 2 Fireplaces. Featuring Character Of ...

Distinguished By Old World Craftsmanship & The ...

Photo of Listing #3434021

$610,000 Active

  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 0.68 Acres

Residential

1450 Prospect Ave, Plainfield City, NJ

MLS® #3434021

Distinguished By Old World Craftsmanship & The Rich Pedigree Of Authentic English Tudor 1450 Prospect Is Exactly The Kind Of Home That The Enlightened Buyer Comes To Sleepy Hollow For! Location Rich! It Has Curb Beauty! The Asymetrical Foyer With Arched Do...

Breathtaking Historic Colonial Home, Exquisitly...

REDUCED 4% Photo of Listing #3406870

$599,900 Active

  • 6 Beds
  • 4 Baths

Residential

912-20 Hillside Ave, Plainfield City, NJ

MLS® #3406870

Breathtaking Historic Colonial Home, Exquisitly Remodeled. 6br's, 3 1/2 Ba.s, Gourmet Eik, Fdr, Solarium, Fr, 3 Fireplaces, Outdoor Porch, Carrige House, Patio, Full Basement. Luxury Living In The Midst Of Historic Elegance. Spacious Front & Back Yards Ad...

Brand New Luxury Beautiful Colonial Stucco An...

Photo of Listing #3362971

$555,000 Active

  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,600 ft²

Residential

1017-25 Field Ave, Plainfield City, NJ

MLS® #3362971

Brand New Luxury Beautiful Colonial Stucco And Stone Front , Home Ready To Close, Home Sits On Close 3/4 Acre W A Big Park Like Yard ,3600+ Sq Ft, 4 Beds/3 Ba W Full Basement, 2 Car Garage, Formal Living Rm ,dining Rm W Fire Place,over Sized Family Room...

 

Plainfield Real Estate Market

Plainfield Homes for Sale

Plainfield is a historic place to live.  It has beautiful winding tree lined streets and large custom houses that are very well-maintained, keeping the town’s historic charm.  People who work in New York City and live in Plainfield enjoy the easy commute from rail to NYC each day.  Plainfield is an affordable place to live; dollar for dollar, you can’t purchase what you purchase in Plainfield anywhere else in New Jersey.  People who call Plainfield their home feel as though they’re living a part of history, thanks to the historic building structures and overall feel to the community.  For a small city, Plainfield has a large variety of goods, affordable restaurants, and plenty of shopping.  There is also the great Plainfield Public School District, which is composed of 6,700 students.  The Plainfield school system provides great education for students, 55% of which go on for higher education.  The Plainfield School District has 10 K-6 elementary schools, the largest, Emerson, which holds 612 students.  There are two middle schools, which send their graduates to Plainfield High, located on Park Avenue.  There is also a special education school and an alternative school with a lot of programs offered.  There are also two K-8 private schools for those who are interested in private schooling.  The affordability of nice large historic homes is very appealing to many people looking for a historic community to call home.

 

Plainfield Home Prices

There are a number of places in Plainfield which are on the National Register of Historic Places, including houses, parks, and districts.  From large mansions built in the first half of the twentieth century to apartment units, this Union County city has New Jersey’s most diverse housing types.  From split-levels to Colonials and Ranches, people looking for a property in Plainfield are going to find something beautiful to call home.  The large custom homes that fill the tree lined streets and beautifully landscaped yards are eye-catching and historic.  There are also many large Victorian homes which have been converted into multifamily homes.  Most apartment houses are located on West 7th and West 8th Streets.  The median price is $232,000.  Lot sizes in Plainfield vary, but anyone looking for a home is bound to find something suitable for their tastes and needs.  As for living, Plainfield is a shopping and entertainment center for the regional area.  Residents can enjoy a trendy business district filled with different types of cuisines and fresh water amenities, along with many retail shops.  Plainfield residents enjoy the history and arts and culture the town offers, including the Plainfield Symphony, which plays at Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church.  Between the city’s history and entertainment, it’s a very appealing community.  Whatever your budget happens to be on your new home, you’re likely to find a very historic and suitable home in a nice area in Plainfield.

 

Moving to Plainfield, New Jersey?

If you plan on moving to Plainfield, New Jersey in the near future, you’ll likely find yourself living in one of the historic and desirable neighborhoods in the area. When you’re ready to take the next step to finding the best home possible in Plainfield, consider The Dekanski Home Selling team to help make your home buying experience a straightforward and rewarding one.  Contact us today at 888-405-2280. 

 

Plainfield Utility Information

  • Water & Sewer: 1-800-272-1325
  • Electricity:  1 800-436-7734
  • Natural Gas.800-221-0051
  • Phone Landline service: 1-855-833-4388
  • Internet, Phone & Cable Television: 908-753-3000 Ext. 3515
  • Garbage Services: ‎908-222-1566 

Plainfield City & Public Services

  • Administrative Offices: 908-753-3000
  • Animal Control: 908-753-3092   
  • City Hall:  908-753-3064
  • Fire Department: 911 or 908-753-3484
  • Mayor's Office: 908-769-2900
  • Parks and Recreation:973-912-2227
  • Police Department: 911 or Phone: 908-753-3000
  • Library: 908-757-2305  

Plainfield School District Information

  • Plainfield School District:  908-731-4335

 

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