Located within New Jersey, United States, the township of Weehawken is situated in the New York - Newark metropolitan area.
Weehawken is a great part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area for those who enjoy both indoor and outdoor activities. There are a very large number of things to do in this township to check out. A great variety of entertainment venues can be found nearby, the streets are very often busy with people, and with the bars in nearby townships, it is very easy to find a place to grab a drink because they are generally located around the corner. Park Avenue is among the most active streets in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area. There are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to visit and they are very well-located, which makes them easy to access.
Large apartment buildings are the most common housing type, representing around one third of the dwellings in Weehawken, while small apartment buildings and duplexes are also present in the housing stock. A majority of the housing growth in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area occurred prior to the 1960s. This township has a good selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around two thirds of the population of this township rent their home whereas owners make up the remainder.
It is very often feasible for house buyers in Weehawken to buy general and specialty groceries by walking. Furthermore, owing to 40-odd restaurants and cafes in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area, there is typically a place to get some food or drink just around the corner. It is also very convenient to reach a variety of clothing stores on foot, for example along Park Avenue. In terms of education, locals will appreciate that wherever their property is located in Weehawken, both primary and secondary schools are nearby.
This township presents property owners with several alternative modes of transportation. It is especially convenient for pedestrians to get around in Weehawken; most common errands can be run on foot, and there are also countless businesses nearby. Weehawken is home to an excellent public transit infrastructure. The township is linked by around 30 bus lines, and the closest bus stop is generally very close. Driving is also a fairly good transportation option in Weehawken. It is a very short car ride to the closest highway from anywhere in Weehawken.