Commute from Jersey City into downtown Manhattan in less than 10 minutes via PATH train. Or, get to midtown via PATH train in 20 minutes. There are also ferry boats that provide direct routes from Jersey City into Manhattan, along with buses. Regardless of how you get there, commuting from Jersey City into Manhattan is quick and easy!
When you find a home in Jersey City, you are putting yourself in the middle of one of the largest cities in New Jersey, with one of the fastest growing economies. Jersey City has everything you need and more! Relax in a downtown coffee shop, shop at the Newport mall (with amazing views of New York) or take in the vibrancy of Journal Square.
Jersey City is home to some amazing restaurants. The restaurant scene here is on fire and continues to prove that there’s great cuisine on this side of the Hudson. From Mexican to European, to Indian to Italian, to American comfort to vegan cuisine, and beyond, there’s certainly many options to satisfy your cravings and have a great meal.
With nearly 60 parks, Jersey City offers great space to enjoy the outdoors and weather. Some of our favorites include:
Jersey City is a great place to raise a family and because of that there are a lot of young couples and young families. Having so many young families, Jersey City has some of the best daycares, including:
Jersey City has some of the best art galleries and artists in the tri-state area. To mention a few:
There are great little shops throughout Jersey City - from clothing boutiques to vintage stores, there is something for everyone. Be sure to check out:
Jersey City is not holding back when it comes to authentic coffee shops. And when we say coffee shop, we mean shop with coffee in addition to gourmet baked goods, artisan donuts, new and exciting cuisine and more! Be sure to check out:
From small batch gelato to handmade organic ice cream to frozen yogurt, Jersey City is definitely on their ice cream game. Try all these places (you won't be sorry):