Located in New Jersey, United States, the township of Hillsborough is located in the New York - Newark metropolitan area.
The noise levels in Hillsborough are reasonably low, as the streets tend to be quite calm - although that is not the case close to one of the railway lines or the airport (Central Jersey Regional Airport). Most locations in the township have good access to green spaces, including Ballfields and South Branch River Reserve, since they are spread out sporadically. Despite that, there are about 40 parks nearby for residents to visit.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing many of buildings in Hillsborough, whereas the remainder are mainly townhouses. This township also has a variety of unit sizes; properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 90% of the population of this township own their home while the rest are renters. The median year of construction for properties in this township is 1978.
It can be challenging to walk to high schools and primary schools from houses for sale in Hillsborough. Locals have the choice between public and private elementary schools. Concerning food, house buyers in Hillsborough typically have to rely on a car to reach one of approximately 10 supermarkets. A limited selection of restaurants can be found in Hillsborough as well.
Driving is a great means of transportation in Hillsborough. It is very easy to park. On the other hand, a majority of the homes for sale in this township are located in areas that are not very conducive to walking since very few daily needs can be carried out without the use of a vehicle.