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Somerville Homes for Sale

Somerville is a borough located in Somerset County, New Jersey. The borough is named after Somerset in England. It became a town in 1863, then a borough in 1909. Somerville was originally settled by the Dutch who had purchased the land. They established their church near what would become Somerville. The community had its roots in farming, but rapidly grew after the railroad was completed in the 1840s and water power was developed in the 1850s.

Today, Somerville has become a destination for boutique retail and dining. Despite this modern development, Somerville has maintained it's history. Several of the abandoned factories were replaced with modern offices or remodeled as apartments. Check out Somerville's market statistics HERE!

Shopping & Dining

As mentioned, Somerville is a great place for boutique shopping and dining experiences. Some interesting shops include The Big Little Railroad Shop that sells model railroad and other hobby supplies, such as plastic model kits. They can also special order for you. The Only Game in Town is another specialty shop aimed at the specialty gamers in town.

Incogneeto is where you want to go for vintage clothing in Sommerville. They boast over 250,000 unique vintage items in their 1800 sq foot store. They also specialize in theatrical costumes.

For dining, there's no shortage of unique places to eat. Savor the flavor at Savor, voted the best outdoor dining in Central New Jersey. Cafe Picasso is also a highly rated restaurant that serves Southern Italian specialties in a rustic venue. They also offer outdoor dining.

Other great dining venues include Kyma Greek Quisine, The Melting Pot, Da Filippo Autentica Cucina Italiana, Casa Luna Mexican Grill, Division Cafe, and many others.


There are currently an estimated 12,000 residents who call Somerville home. The climate is warm in the summer with temperatures hovering in the 70s and 80s, making it the ideal place to call home the summer.


The schools in Somerville are governed by Somerville Public Schools. The districts 3 schools have and enrollment of about 2200 students. Those schools include Van Derveer Elementary, Somerville Middle School, and Somerville High School.

Private school alternatives include Immaculate High School, a Roman Catholic high school that serves about 850 students, along with Immaculate Conception School.


Somerville's transportation options include a number of freeways, such as US Route 22, which runs along the northern boundary of Somerville and connects to the state highway network. Train service is available at the Somerville Train Station, which serves the New Jersey Transit's Raritan Valley Line. Newark Liberty International Airport offers the closest solution for air travel.

Newest Somerville Homes for Sale

4 Beds 2.1 Baths 3906109 MLS
Custom built in 2006 with updates and upgrades in 2022 through 2024 New roof and skylights in 2023! Newly painted interior, re-done wood floors. Beautiful updated/remodeled kitchen with newer stainless-steel appliances, large island, walk-in-auto light pantry and more. Separate eat-in area for kitchen table or for formal dining room. Walk out sliding glass door to a large patio with hot tub, fully fenced in huge yard with privacy fencing. Open living area/dining area with expansive possibilities. Updates are throughout the home from newer bathrooms, all bedrooms with walk-in closets and custom organizers, newer Pella windows with built in pleated shades for privacy. All Blinds and shades are all custom. New lighting, newer furnace/central. Partially finished basement has office area/rec room area and storage. Second floor laundry room. One car attached garage with storage cabinets and lots of storage. Generator and hook up included! Large storage shed with electricity in the backyard. Egress window in second floor, front bedroom for safety. Buried downspouts on exterior of home. Meticulously maintained home showing pride of ownership. Move in ready home. Downtown Historic Somerville is the county seat of Somerset County. Home of the famous Bike races, to antique cars displayed Friday evenings. Shopping, restaurants, concerts, coffee shops and more. Train station to NYC and Bridgewater Mall is within 5 minutes.

204 Davenport St, Somerville Boro

4 Beds 3 Baths 3905360 MLS
Step into this stunning 4-bedroom, 3-full bathroom colonial residence nestled in the heart of Somerville. This home offers a seamless blend of modern design and comfort, providing ample space for both relaxation and entertainment. Each bedroom is a serene sanctuary, offering the perfect retreat for rest and rejuvenation. Enjoy three full bathrooms, ensuring convenience and privacy for every individual in the house. A culinary masterpiece awaits in the gourmet kitchen, equipped with appliances including an Electric Oven, over-the-range Microwave, Refrigerator, and Dishwasher, perfect for whipping up delicious meals with ease. From intimate gatherings to stylish soires, the versatile living areas cater to every lifestyle need. Basement has the potential of enlarging your enjoyment with a separate entrance. Step outside to your private deck, an ideal setting for dining under the stars or lounging in the sun. Sunroom is the other choice of your relaxing hours. Plus, with a 3-car garage featuring utility hook-ups and a loft, this home offers ample storage space and potential for customization. Situated in the vibrant community of Somerville, this home offers easy access and Close proximity to Main Street, Bus Stop, Train Station, Hospitals and Shopping providing convenience for commuting and exploring the area's amenities. Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity schedule a viewing today before it's gone!

52 Reimer St, Somerville Boro

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