Middlesex is a borough situated in the New York - Newark metropolitan area, which is part of New Jersey, United States.
People who prefer a relaxed atmosphere will enjoy Middlesex. Access to public green spaces, like Mountainview Park, is easy from many locations in the borough and there are a few of them nearby for residents to check out. Most areas in this borough are quiet, as the streets tend to be quite calm - although there are still several noisier sections, especially around one of the railway lines.
The predominant housing types in Middlesex are single detached homes and row houses. This part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Around three quarters of the units in the borough are occupied by home owners while the rest are rented. A majority of the housing growth in this borough happened pre-1960.
In Middlesex, house buyers will generally be able to reach primary schools by walking. In contrast, it can be challenging to get to high schools as a pedestrian. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools. In terms of eating, a supermarket is typically accessible within a short walk from most houses for sale in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area. A small selection of restaurants and cafes can be found as well.
A car is an excellent transportation option in Middlesex. Nearby highways are quite easy to access from any home in Middlesex, and it is very convenient to find a parking spot. In contrast, this borough is not an especially pleasant part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area for traveling by public transit. Nevertheless, residents benefit from a few bus lines, and most houses are near a bus stop. There aren't many pedestrians out on the streets of this borough, although running daily errands is convenient.