Located in New Jersey, United States, the borough of Roselle Park is located in the New York - Newark metropolitan area.
The character of Roselle Park is exemplified by its slower-paced atmosphere. This part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area is quiet, as the streets are generally tranquil - however noise can be problematic closer to one of the railway lines. Finally, although this borough is not home to any parks, public green spaces are especially well-situated in nearby boroughs, making them easy to access from most locations in Roselle Park.
In Roselle Park, about 55% of buildings are single detached homes, and large apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. This borough is primarily composed of one bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly 70% of the properties in the borough are occupied by home owners whereas the remainder are rented. Most homes in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area were built prior to the 1960s, during its latest housing boom.
Both primary and secondary schools are very easy to walk to from any location in this borough. With respect to food, a supermarket is typically reachable within a short walk from any location in Roselle Park. Furthermore, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a fair number of choices, and property owners benefit from a few cafes as well. It is also convenient to get to a variety of clothing stores on foot.
Walking is reasonably practical for house buyers in Roselle Park; many daily needs are very easy to carry out on foot, and there are also a good number of businesses nearby. Getting around by transit can be sometimes challenging in this borough as a result of the infrequent service. Thankfully, train stations, such as the Roselle Park Station on the Raritan Valley Line, are usually relatively close by from the bulk of homes in the borough. There are a few bus lines passing through the borough, and bus stops are generally nearby. In contrast, a car is a reasonably good means of transportation in this borough. Parking is generally easy.