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Cranford  is located in the heart of Union County, was incorporated in 1871 and through the years the business district and neighborhoods sprang up around the train station and the Rahway River. Today, the downtown, the river, and the train station remain valued amenities to more than 22,000 residents in the four square mile township.  As of the 2010 United States Census, the township's population was 22,625

Shopping and Dining

Cranford holds a number of local restaurant/bars:  The Office, The Riverside Inn, Cranford Hotel, The Kilkenny House, Ye Olde Rathskellar, among others.  On the south side of the community, the Cranford Crossings redevelopment project features retail space, apartments, and a new parking deck. The Riverfront redevelopment project is proposed on South Avenue to bring more business and housing into downtown Cranford.

Parks and Recreation

The Township is proud of its recreational facilities that include two outdoor pools, an indoor pool and fitness complex, bike path, canoe club, tennis courts, sports fields and parks.


Cranford is a close knit community where many of its residents are actively involved in schools, sports, civic and community organizations.  New Jersey Monthly magazine ranked Cranford as its 34th best place to live in its 2010 rankings of the "Best Places To Live".

Schools, Health, Transportation

Cranford Public School District is a first rate K-12 school system.  The district's high school, Cranford High School was ranked 51st among all high schools in New Jersey in 2012 by New Jersey Monthly magazine after being ranked 13th in 2010 and has won a series of national and statewide awards for its innovative curriculum. Cranford High School has a curriculum which has a strong push for technology in the schools, along with stressing service learning. The high school is recognized for its work in service learning and for being a national school of character. Cranford High School students are regularly admitted to some of the nation's top private and public universities, with over 90% of each graduating class going onto college. 

Trinitas Regional Medical Center is a full-service healthcare facility serving those who live and work in Eastern and Central Union County. Operating on two major campuses, Trinitas Regional Medical Center has 531 beds, including a 120-bed long-term care center. 

The Cranford station offers service on the New Jersey Transit Raritan Valley Line. NJ Transit also provides bus service on routes to the Port Authority Bus Terminal in New York City and to Newark. Newark Liberty International Airport is approximately 13 minutes away.

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Newest Cranford Properties for Sale

3 Beds 1.1 Baths 3901976 MLS
This charming colonial home epitomizes curb appeal with its inviting open front porch and expansive backyard. Enter the home and take in the formal living room with gas fireplace that leads to a cozy family room. The property features a stunning addition, showcasing a beautifully designed kitchen with views into the dining area, (which could also serve as a family room) and access to the deck and fully-fenced yard. A convenient laundry room, mudroom/office, garage access, and powder room complete the first floor. Head upstairs and take in the three nicely sized bedrooms with ample closet space, and the updated main bath. The third-level bonus space can be an office or playroom. The newly finished basement offers a rec room, storage, and a utility room. Multi-zone Central AC and heat ensure comfort year-round. The home is ideally situated along the scenic bike and walking path and is convenient to Orange Ave School and Pool. A short distance away, Roosevelt Park features a playground and a delightful butterfly meadow. Cranford, consistently recognized by various publications and recently named the third "Sweetest Town" in NJ by Country Living Magazine, offers excellent schools and a vibrant downtown area. The town has top-rated restaurants, cafes, art galleries, boutiques, yoga studios, gyms, and a classic movie theatre. Cranford is perfect for commuters with convenient access to NYC via rail and bus and access to major hwys. This property is not located within a flood zone.

133 Columbia Ave, Cranford Twp.

3 Beds 1.1 Baths 3900855 MLS
Step into this beautiful and cozy home nestled by Nomahegan Park, ideally located mere blocks away from schools, Nomahegan Park, and Cranford's renowned Downtown area and train station! offering a serene retreat with a perfect blend of modern upgrades and timeless charm. Less than five years ago, as you enter, you're greeted by the inviting ambiance, enhanced by the enduring allure of hardwood floors that grace the living space. The practical yet stylish kitchen stands ready for culinary adventures. Upstairs, discover three bedrooms. Whether it's a peaceful night's sleep or a productive work-from-home environment, these rooms offer versatility to suit your lifestyle. Additionally, a versatile green room provides an additional living area, perfect for unwinding after a long day or hosting gatherings. The one-car garage and long driveway add a layer of convenience to your daily routine, ensuring ample space for parking and storage. With its seamless fusion of comfort, functionality, and convenience, this home promises not just a place to live but a canvas for creating cherished memories. Don't let this opportunity slip away. Schedule a showing today and envision yourself calling this inviting abode your own. It's time to embark on the next chapter of your life in a home that's ready to welcome new beginnings and endless possibilities. Flood insurance required it's about $2250 per year. Please note: The pictures were taken last year before the tenants moved in.

5 Venetia Ave, Cranford Twp.

3899830 MLS
Prime Commercial Property in Cranford, NJ - Your Business's Next Home. This commercial building boasts all the amenities your business needs to thrive. This property offers convenience and functionality; A great opportunity to establish or expand your business in a highly desirable location.Key Features:- New 40-gallon electric hot water heater ensures consistent hot water supply for your business needs.- Two bathrooms provide convenience for employees and customers alike.- Two offices offer comfortable workspaces for management and staff.- The shop area features a robust 200 amp electric service & a 400 amp, 3-phase, 240-volt electric service to accommodate heavy-duty machinery and equipment, supporting diverse business needs.- The first-floor office is equipped with air conditioning for comfort during warmer months, along with a dedicated 100 amp electric service.- Double door entrance to the shop facilitates easy movement of goods and equipment.- Three storage containers on the premises provide ample storage space for inventory and supplies.- A 4ft attic fan helps maintain optimal airflow and ventilation throughout the building.- Abundant storage space on the second floor ensures efficient organization of goods and equipment.- Security cameras and wiring are included, enhancing the safety and security of your property.- A substantial 1" water line ensures reliable water supply for your business operations.- New roof 2019 (not flat)

4 Park St, Cranford Twp.

5 Beds 3.1 Baths 3898579 MLS
Yesterday's charm meets today's convenience. Conveniently located near Brookside Elem School, downtown,parks and NYC transp, this 5 bedroom 3.5 bath home will exceed expectations. Entry vestibule welcomes you to an elegantly appointed home with timeless craftsmanship, Impeccably maintained and updated, you'll discover gleaming hardwood floors with inlay, custom arched doorways, and chestnut moldings. The living room is warmed by a beautiful gas fireplace with a stunning fireplace surround. The kitchen w/center island and numerous updates, and a spacious dining room with corner cabinet provide ample room for many enjoyable gatherings. You'll want to spend much time relaxing in the family room/sunroom, which has newer windows creating a warm and inviting area filled w/natural light. Finishing out this level is a powder room and convenient heated mud room. The 2nd floor features 4 spacious bedrooms and laundry. The primary bedroom retreat has double closet space,& a totally renovated primary bath (2023)w/ heated floor & walk in closet. Rounding out this level is an updated hall bath. The versatile 2 room 3rd floor w/full bath affords many possibilities to be used as a 5th bedrm,in-law/nanny suite or recreation rm. Don't miss the delightful rear porch off this level that offers views of the lovely manicured yard, gardens and blue stone patio complete w/awning, providing a serene space for relaxing. Some recent updates incl: newer furnace,hwh,&driveway.EV hookup in garage.

29 Hampton Rd, Cranford Twp.

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