In Hudson County, New Jersey you will find Bayonne, a city with a long rich history dating back to the mid-1800’s. Sitting on a peninsula between Kill Van Kull, New York Bay and Newark Bay, Bayonne is home to around 65,000 residents situated on its 11 square miles. Bayonne is an excellent place to buy a home in New Jersey as it is bordered by Jersey City on the north, Elizabeth on the south, Brooklyn on the east and Newark on the west. This great location affords Bayonne residents the opportunity to easily enjoy all the advantages offered by its neighboring communities. Additionally, Bayonne is connected to Staten Island via the Bayonne Bridge and gives residents easy access to the city without having to live amidst its hustle and bustle.
Bayonne is home to several smaller unincorporated communities, places and localities such as Bergen Point, Port Johnson and Constable Hook. Homes for sale within Bayonne are diverse in architectural style, size, location, amenities and price. Many homes are stately, older homes and in Bayonne there are several buildings on the list of registered historic places. Regardless of where you choose to live in this remarkable city, you will find great shopping opportunities. Bayonne is part of the Urban Enterprise Zone, a Zone with a dramatically reduced sales tax rate. Located in the Broadway shopping district, Bayonne Town Center is a great place to, not only find great shopping, but to dine as well. Another great place to shop in Bayonne, Bayonne Crossing is located on Route 440.
Bayonne is also home to several great community events and festivals each year. One of the locals’ favorites is The Bayonne Hometown Fair. In addition to great shopping, dining and community events, Bayonne also has great options for entertainment and recreation, as well as several historical and cultural points of interest. The community also provides excellent educational opportunities for its residents, with students being served by the Bayonne Board of Education which is comprised of 12 schools.
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