Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey Real Estate and Community Information

Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey Real Estate and Community Information

Located just nine minutes from downtown New York City, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey is a borough full of charm and convenience. Formed in 1895, Englewood is home to CNBC, the LG Corp, Unilever, Ferrari, and Maserati. Basketball Hall of Fame player Patrick Ewing and Jazz Singer Sarah Vaughn have called Englewood Cliffs home.

Shopping and Dining

Shopping opportunities abound in the Englewood Cliffs area. Ambience Boutique is a trendy clothing shop for women located in nearby Edgewater. The owner, Grace, takes great pride in showcasing new designers and exciting fashion trends. For the convenience that malls offer, stop by The Shops at Riverside. Located in nearby Hackensack, customers can find all of the items on their list at the numerous stores available. Whether they are looking for the perfect outfit for an upcoming special occasion, a great accessory, a home decor item, or the perfect gift, The Shops is guaranteed to have what you need. Stores like Vera Bradley, the Gap, H&M, and Brookstone are prepared to showcase their excellent products and superior customer service.

Englewood residents boast about the wonderful variety of dining establishments available in the area. For a steakhouse that is sure to please the palate, give Cliff's Steakhouse a try. This locally owned restaurant is the perfect choice for a meal or a late night gathering with friends. No matter whether beef, chicken, seafood, or a vegetarian option sounds best, Cliff's is sure to provide a fantastic dining experience. Another hidden culinary gem is the RM Snack Shack. Located in Palisades Park near the Ross Dock, the Snack Shack offers scrumptious sandwiches, treats, and great coffee. It is the prefect break spot for people hiking in the park and even attracts visitors that just come by to grab breakfast or a quick lunch. Whether you are looking for a great evening out with the family or an intimate date night location, Englewood Cliffs has it all.

Parks and Recreation

Outdoor enthusiasts love the beautiful parks and lookouts available near Englewood Cliffs. The Palisades Interstate Park is home to several areas that are perfect for breathtaking views, peaceful walks, and nature observation. Many residents find it the ideal location for unwinding after a busy day.

Englewood Cliffs has a recreation department that offers a tremendous variety of opportunities for area residents, whether you are looking for instructional programs, sports programs, or recreational activities. A very active senior citizen program also provides a plethora of recreational opportunities for area seniors, including exercise classes, trips, barbecues, luncheons, and much more.


Englewood Cliffs is home to 5,281 people, and as one of the smallest boroughs, that population has remained fairly consistent since 2000. Englewood real estate maintains a median home cost of $916,000. The unemployment rate is less than the national average and the outlook is positive. Employment in Englewood Cliffs has increased by 1.5%.

Schools, Health, and Transportation

Englewood residents appreciate the quality education students receive at Englewood Cliffs Public Schools. Comprised of two schools, serving students in kindergarten through eighth grade, the school district has a partnership that enables the students to attend a public high school in Englewood. The schools spend almost twice the national average on every student and have a teacher to student ratio significantly lower than the national average. There are also a variety of private schools in the area, giving parents great flexibility when making decisions about their child's education. Englewood Cliffs is home to a campus of Saint Peters University, offering a variety of undergraduate and graduate degrees, ensuring that residents have a quality post-secondary choice close to home.

Local healthcare is provided to residents at the Englewood Hospital and Medical Center. Established in 1890, the hospital continues to provide compassionate care, advanced diagnostic services, and state-of-the-art clinical programs. Well known for their bloodless medical and surgical program and innovative oncology services, Englewood Hospital has established a wonderful partnership with Mount Sinai School of Medicine, which continues to bring new information and treatment options to patients in the area.

Located just three minutes from the George Washington Bridge, its close proximity to three major airports makes Englewood easy to access. The nearby Palisades Interstate Parkway also provides great access for commuters and visitors. A scenic option is provided when motorists travel along Henry Hudson Drive. The New Jersey Transit serves the area with bus and rail options.


If you are thinking about buying or selling a home, give us a call at (201) 227-2045 or send us an email to explore your options and to find out when is the best time for you to make a move.

Contact Information

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Tami Rapaport
Tami Rapaport
130 Dean Drive
Tenafly NJ 07670