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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

4 Beds 2.1 Baths 3846363 MLS
Welcome to this charming 4 bedroom, 3 bath Cape Cod home located in highly desirable Cranford, NJ. Just 3 blocks from Hillside Avenue School (K-8), the Cranford Centennial Pool complex and Rec Center. This quiet neighborhood is coveted due to the close proximity to schools, parks, playgrounds, and Cranford's award-winning's no wonder that the current owner has called it home for over 30 years!!! The fantastic curb appeal and beautiful landscaping is just the beginning. The open floor plan on the first floor features a Living Room with granite fireplace opening into the beautifully appointed Kitchen with a large island, custom cabinetry and stainless-steel appliances. From there you'll enter the large cathedral-ceiling Family Room for great entertaining. To complete the first floor there are 2 Bedrooms, a Full Bath, and a Mudroom with entrance into the garage. The 2nd floor features the Primary Bedroom with a large walk-in closet as well as a second closet, a Full Bath, and the 4th Bedroom with double closets. The basement includes a carpeted Recreation Room, Powder Room, Laundry Room, and plenty of storage. There is a one-car attached garage, which includes walk up attic access for more storage. Some additional features of this home include hardwood floors, central air, vinyl windows, 2021 roof, patio, fenced yard, and meticulous landscaping to name a few. Move-in ready! This home is not in a flood zone!!!

30 Munsee Dr, Cranford Twp.

3 Beds 2 Baths 3846050 MLS
Welcome home to this fully renovated, move-in ready Cape Cod located on a quiet, dead-end street on the north side of Cranford. Tastefully updated with a neutral color palate, the first floor features an updated kitchen with white cabinets, stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, subway tile backsplash, a breakfast bar and a cozy banquette breakfast nook. The kitchen is open to the adjacent family room, perfect for entertainment. There is also a formal living room with a built-in unit and a formal dining room, currently being used as a play space. A bedroom and full bathroom complete the main level. Upstairs you will find two bedrooms, an updated full bathroom, flex space and plenty of closets and built-ins allowing for ample storage. The partially finished basement provides versatile space for home office, recreation, game or playrooms, exercise, hobbyist, or perhaps a quiet space for out-of-town guests. Also on the basement level are the laundry and utility room and plenty of space for storage. Relax on the back deck that overlooks a fully fenced yard with mature trees and shrubs. HVAC, hot water heater and water powered back-up sump pump are all less than 2 years old. Stove, refrigerator and automatic garage door are all less than 1 year old. Short distance to nearby parks, trails, schools, community pool and Cranford's award-winning downtown. Approximately one mile to NJ Transit Cranford Station. Nearby highways are Garden State Parkway, Routes 22 and 28.

43 Richmond Ave, Cranford Twp.

5 Beds 4.1 Baths 3842894 MLS
Welcome to this impressive, beautifully appointed, brand new construction home. A welcoming, open front porch leads into the grand, center hall that includes a lrg coat closet & offers easy access to all areas of this breathtaking home. A stunning gourmet kit is open to the FR which includes a FP & offers an ideal layout for everyday living & entertaining. The kit is complete w/ ss appliances, a lrg center island, quartz countertops & custom cabinetry. Sliders open to the paver patio that overlooks the beautiful, spacious & secluded backyard which borders town land that no one can ever build on! The DR includes a coffered ceiling, a butler's pantry w/ a beverage center & a w/i pantry. A formal office is situated across from the DR, both accessible from the center hall. The mudroom is ideally located off the kit & includes built-in cabinetry, a full bath & is also accessible from the garage & the backyard. The 2nd level incorporates 5 BR's, 3 full baths & a laundry room. The primary suite boasts cathedral ceilings, 2 w/i closets & a spa-like bath w/ a soaking tub, stall shower, double sink vanity, & water closet. 2 BR's are serviced by the main bath. The remaining 2 BR's are serviced by a Jack-and-Jill bath w/ double vanities, & a water closet that includes the tub. The bsmt is massive & can accommodate your wildest dreams, w/ high ceilings, a large rec room, an exercise room, 1/2 bath & utility room. 10 year builder warranty included. Buyer to confirm taxes w/ tax assessor.

435 Brookside Pl, Cranford Twp.

5 Beds 5 Baths 3838090 MLS
Nestled in a hidden gem of a neighborhood, this modern 5 BR, 5 full BA home is a mere half-mile away from all that Cranford offers: shopping, dining, entertainment, and the train. Enter through the two-story foyer into an open floor plan w/ coffered ceilings, molding, and hardwood floors. Large windows allow sunlight to flood the rooms, creating a warm and inviting atmosphere. The dining area flows into a gourmet chef's kitchen, complete with a large center island, double-sided cabinets, and stainless-steel appliances. The kitchen leads to a spacious mudroom with access to the garage or the backyard. The first floor includes a large bedroom that can double as a guest room, flex room, or an office. Upstairs, find 4 additional bedrooms, 3 modern full baths, and a laundry room. The primary bedroom is a haven complete with two walk-in closets, a remote controlled, electric fireplace, and an ensuite bath with soaking tub. The home includes 2-zone HVAC to ensure comfort all year round. Head downstairs from the kitchen to the fully finished bsmt feat. high ceilings, full bath, second electric fireplace, & oversized sliding glass doors that open to level backyard. Park in the oversized 1-car garage or the 2-car wide driveway w/ room for 4 add'l cars. With over 3,000 square feet, there is plenty of room to work, entertain, or relax. This home is situated in an amazing neighborhood, close to Livingston Ave School, Walnut Elementary School, Unami & Sherman Parks. This home won't last!

28 Williams St, Cranford Twp.

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