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“People have made Bergen County, New Jersey the most populated county
in the state because of its attractive benefits"

Why You Should Buy a Home in Bergen County

People have made Bergen County, New Jersey the most populated county in the state because of its attractive benefits, high quality of living and close proximity to New York City but without the noise and traffic the city generates. As one of the top 20 U.S. counties possessing the highest income per capita, Bergen County is also home to areas of the Appalachian Mountains where hiking trails and camping provide fun and relaxing weekend getaways; beach boardwalks with shops, food and amusements; and the Bergen County Zoo. Private and public golf courses adorn the county's charming landscape as well. In addition, Bergen County boasts clean air, low crime and easy access to quality medical care. What more could you ask for in a place to raise a family?

Bergen County's Educational System
All parents want the best education for their children and Bergen County's educational system provides schools that have been nationally recognized for their excellence. In fact, students attending Bergen County schools consistently receive high scores on national achievement examinations, facilitating entrance into the most prestigious universities and colleges in the U.S. or overseas. Bergen County offers students a choice among five different higher education facilities: Bergen Campus of Berkeley College in Paramus; Educational Technology Training Center of Bergen County; Metropolitan Campus of Fairleigh Dickinson University; Bergen Community College and Ramapo College of New Jersey.

Entertainment and Dining In Bergen County
Because Bergen County is part of the metropolitan New York City area, residents have convenient access to a wide variety of venues offering fine dining, exciting theater shows, fascinating museums and concert arenas featuring famous entertainers all year long. Within Bergen County itself exists 72 distinct townships and boroughs providing residents a myriad of opportunities to enjoy the same kind of sensational entertainment and dining found in New York City. By owing a home in Bergen County, residents can enjoy fabulous nights and weekends without the traffic and noise experienced in New York City.

Bergen County's Transportation System
Residents of Bergen County are privileged to receive transportation services that are comfortable, maintained and safe. Buses, trains and ferries allow people to commute to New York City as well as any other area in the county. The majority of Bergen County residents have access to Main Line bus stops and train stations as well, with many of these transportation services located within a mile of their homes. With over 65,000 individuals Bergen County citizens working in New York City, this transportation system must be streamlined and kept in excellent condition in order to accommodate so many people.

With the many shopping malls, discount outlets and unique boutiques in Bergen County, residents will find anything they want or need without having to leave the county. In fact, Bergen County hosts one of the busiest and largest shopping areas in the U.S., with its renown Routes 17 and 4 providing shopping districts selling everything from electronics to cars to vintage wines. Here you will also find stores representing the different cultures and ethnicities flavoring Bergen County with an exciting variety of Korean, Japanese and Mediterranean wares and foods.

Outdoor Activities in Bergen County
Over 7,000 acres of hills and forests decorate the Bergen County landscape, with the Bergen County Department of Parks maintaining 18 breathtaking parks, playgrounds and recreation facilities. In addition, swimming, boating, fishing, camping and skiing are just some of the activities in which residents participate. Kids love visiting the Campgaw Mountain Reservation for its skiing, hiking and tubing. They also enjoy seeing the exhibits at the Aviation Hall of Fame and Museum. In addition, Bergen County offers neighboring New Jersey beaches for summer family fun, fishing and picnicking.

Health Care
Administering quality health care to its thousands of residents, Bergen County offers the services of many medical centers to take care of any health issues. Medical facilities include Englewood Hospital, Bergen Regional Medical Center, Hackensack University Medical Center, Pascack Valley Hospital and Valley Hospital. The Bergen County Department of Health Services also ensures that the well-being of residents is maintained and continually enhanced through beneficial partnerships with all other counties in New Jersey.

By providing a comprehensive and impressive list of services and attractions, Bergen County is indeed an outstanding place to purchase a home and live a long and satisfying life.

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in Northern New Jersey
specializing in the Bergen
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