The county of Warren, New Jersey is situated in the New York - Newark metropolitan area.
Warren is reasonably good for those who prefer quiet areas, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - however some parts can be quite noisy, especially closer to Interstate 78. Parks are spread out sparsely, which makes it rather challenging to reach them. Still, there are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to check out, including 2nd Watchung Mountain and East County Reserve.
Roughly 90% of the population of this county own their home whereas renters make up the remainder. The main housing types in this county are single detached homes and row houses. Around one quarter of properties in this county were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s. There is a higher proportion of four or more bedroom homes in this county.
A portion of house buyers in Warren may have the option to do their groceries on foot in one of about 10 stores, while others will have to turn to another means of transportation. Residents of this county benefit from over 50 restaurants as well. With respect to education, high schools and primary schools are not very abundant in Warren, and thus not always within walking distance. Home buyers are served by public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level.
A car is a great transportation option in Warren. The majority of real estate listings are a reasonably short drive from the closest highway, such as Interstate 78, and parking is quite easy. In contrast, Warren is not very transit friendly. It is difficult for people walking to move around in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area since very few daily errands can be run on foot.