Branchburg is a township located in the New York - Newark metropolitan area, which is part of New Jersey, United States.
Branchburg is quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic - however some parts can be quite loud, especially around one of the railway lines. It is occasionally difficult to get to parks in the township since they are distributed sparsely. Still, there are around 10 parks nearby for residents to check out.
The main housing types in Branchburg are single detached homes and townhouses. The median year of construction for properties in this township is 1980. This part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area has quite a good selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 90% of the population of this township own their home while renters make up the remainder.
There are only a few high schools and primary schools in Branchburg and thus they can be an extended walk away. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. With regards to eating, some home buyers in Branchburg may be able to reach the closest grocery store on foot, while others will have to use a vehicle. There are also around 30 restaurants in Branchburg.
The car is usually the favored transportation option in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area. It is very convenient to park, and it is a reasonably short drive to the closest highway from any location in this township. On the other hand, walking is not very practical for home buyers in this township as carrying out daily needs is challenging.