Stafford is a township located in the New York - Newark metropolitan area, which is part of New Jersey, United States.
Stafford is reasonably quiet, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic. Reaching green spaces, such as Bass River, is rather challenging from a lot of locations in the township since they are spread out sporadically. Despite that, there are around 10 parks nearby for residents to visit.
Roughly 80% of the properties in the township are occupied by home owners whereas renters occupy the remainder. The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of this township is an important part of its character. The median year of construction for dwellings in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area is 1998. This township also has a choice of unit sizes; properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
A fraction of property owners in Stafford may be able to travel to the nearest grocery store on foot, while others will have to use a vehicle. There are also about 30 restaurants in this township. In terms of education, there are only a very small number of high schools and primary schools in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area and thus they can be a very long walk away. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.
Driving is usually the preferred approach to navigate Stafford. It is very convenient to find a parking spot. However, getting around by public transit is very difficult in Stafford. Nonetheless, property owners benefit from a few bus lines. Stafford is not very well-suited for walking because very few daily needs can be carried out without having to resort to a vehicle.