Saddle River New Jersey Homes & Real Estate
Saddle River is undeniably admired for its tranquility and beauty and for the sense of community inherited from its original Dutch settlers. The essence of the character of Saddle River is in its minimum two-acre zoning for residential building lots and Saddle river homes, and by a system of municipal roadways that end in cul de sacs, thereby providing a heightened level of privacy and serenity for most Saddle River homes. Saddle River is known for its beautiful mature and heavily treed neighborhoods.
This true "Gem" of Bergen County, Saddle River real estate is just minutes away from numerous shopping centers, and both train and bus access to New York City is less than one mile from town. Known for its rolling terrain, numerous brooks and trout streams, it is difficult for many visitors to realize that Saddle River is only 20 miles from New York City.
Comprising an area of 5.5 square miles, Saddle River, New Jersey has a population of 3300 residents and approximately 1200 households. Most homes in Saddle River are priced in excess of two-million dollars. Numerous actors, professional ballplayers and dignitaries (including former President Richard Nixon) have called Saddle River home. The newer homes that have been built over the past 10 years have ranged in size from 5,000 to 25,000 square feet. Most of these homes are on a minimum lot of 2 acres, which, since 1951, is the required building lot size. Some of the finest large estate properties in Bergen County can be found in this most prestigious town. The fact that Saddle River has the second lowest property tax rate in Bergen County is another big plus to living here.
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