Sitting atop the New Jersey Palisades on the Hudson River is the diverse community of Weehawken. The Township of Weehawken has a rich history and first-rate municipal services. It is also known to have picturesque parks, pristine ballfields, breathtaking views of the Manhattan skyline and excellent schools, which is why it is a great place to buy a home in the New York metro area.
Home to around 12,500 residents, Weehawken sits on the western shore of the Hudson River across from Midtown Manhattan. Weehawken is one of multiple communities that make up NoHu, otherwise known as North Hudson. The township has approximately 1.5 square miles, cut in half by the Lincoln Tunnel. Weehawken is home to several distinct neighborhoods with diverse housing options, sure to impress prospective homebuyers. They are known as Downtown, The Heights, Uptown, and the Waterfront. The border with Hoboken is defined by Weehawken Cove in the township’s southeastern corner, and West New York is the township’s northern boundary.
There are many private homes for sale in Weehawken, a few large estates and other single family homes within Weehawken’s many subdivisions such as Clifton Park and Highwood Park. Weehawken is also home to a number of attractions and points of interest. One of its most popular and well-known attractions is the panoramic view it affords from the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge to George Washington Bridge. King’s Bluff, at the end of the Palisades, is a historic district in Weehawken comprised of a variety of homes in different architectural styles. Part of the Hackensack Water Company Complex, the Weehawken Water Tower on Park Avenue was constructed in 1883. With all these great attractions, amenities and real estate options, homebuyers would be remiss not to consider the homes for sale in Weehawken.
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