About New Jersey

New Jersey

imgThe small, eastern state of New Jersey is the wealthiest per capita in the United States and home to over 83,000 horses. Though New Jersey is nicknamed the Garden State over ninety percent of its residents live in cities including the state three largest; Newark, New Jersey City and Patterson.

Tourism is big business in New Jersey and the state is dotted with over 50 resort cities and towns from Atlantic City, which has the world longest boardwalk, to picturesque Cape May. This seaside state enjoys warm, breezy summers and cool to cold winters. The nations highest per capita income and one of the best public education systems in the country make New Jersey a popular place for raising a family.

  New Jersey in Numbers:
img Horse Population: 83,000 horses
img Total Economic Impact: $1.1 billion
img Population: 8,638,396
img Land area: 7,417 sq. miles
img Capital: Trenton
img Counties: 21
img Highest Point: High Point at 1,803 feet, located in the county of Sussex
img Lowest Point: Atlantic Ocean at Sea Level
img Geographic Center :Located in Mercer County
img 10 largest Cities :
  • Newark: 280,666
  • Jersey City: 239,614
  • Paterson: 149,843
  • Elizabeth: 125,809
  • Trenton: 84,639
  • Camden: 80,010
  • Clifton: 79,922
  • Passaic: 68,338
  • East Orange: 68,190
  • Union City: 65,128
Gorgeous Setting for Horses, Beautifully Restored House, Adjacent t0 Trails

Upper Freehold, Monmouth County, New Jersey

Captivating passersbys with its old world charm, farmland vistas, and picturesque 6 acre parcel, this elegant, updated farmhouse in Cream Ridge, New Jersey (Upper Freehold Township) is truly something special. Usher guests from a wide porch with a sky blue ceiling into a tall, welcoming center hall. Open living and dining rooms shine with the heritage features that flow throughout the house: 12 over 12 windows, five fireplaces, wide plank floors and millwork. Over time exquisite additions such as high quality tile add to the charm. What a backdrop for past and future parties! Climb the deep treads of the original staircase to a study with a patterned tin ceiling, three spacious bedrooms, and two baths - one with a clawfoot tub. The recently redone kitchen captures the spirit of old and new with hand-hewn beams, exposed brick, and every modern amenity, plus a nearby half bath and mudroom. A 2-story attached guest suite -- the first portion of this telescoping farmhouse -- offers 2/3 bedrooms that could be integrated into the main residence or accommodate loved ones. A crop of charming outbuildings complete the picture: garden shed, ice house, garage, and two barns - one ripe for transformation - barn party, anyone? The other offers potential for stalls, etc.

David Schure , Callaway Henderson Sotheby's International Realty

6.00 ACRES
75+ Acre Luxury Equestrian Property in Tewksbury, NJ

Tewksbury Township, Hunterdon County, New Jersey

Looking Glass Pond Farm is a horse and organic hay farm that marries architectural charm with practical functionality with significant renovations throughout the residence, including renovation of the kitchen, all bathrooms, floors and functional improvements to the farm facilities, pool, tennis court and garage. The expansive residence (which includes a suite for guests or live-in help with a separate entrance, private pool area, tennis court, stable yard, large pond and extensive hardscaping and gardens make Looking Glass Pond Farm a resort-like estate property suitable for entertaining large or small groups of friends and family. Tewksbury Township is located approximately one hour’s drive from New York City. It is one of the most prestigious areas of Hunterdon County and renowned for its natural beauty, private estates and upscale lifestyle. This is marked by the popularity of equestrian sports related to the nearby Essex Hunt Club, United States Equestrian Team Foundation and private polo fields within the township. Tewksbury is convenient to shopping, golf courses and country clubs (Hamilton Farm, Trump National, Fiddler’s Elbow), commuter highways (Interstate 78 and 287), NJ Transit trains and TransBridge Lines buses to New York City. Airports include Newark Liberty International Airport, other New York City and Philadelphia airports and smaller regional airports (Morristown, Solberg, Somerset). The property is near excellent private and public schools, including Willow, Pingry, Gill St. Bernard, Tewksbury Elementary, Old Turnpike Middle, and Voorhees High schools.

Kelly Gordon , Leaf, Realtors

75.76 ACRES
7536 SQ FT
Inexpensive Horse Ranch

Barnegat Township, Ocean County, New Jersey

Ranch built in 2004 3.59 acres located in nice quiet spot only 5 minutes to garden state parkway

Ed Ramiza , Coldwell banker

3.59 ACRES
1612 SQ FT
Build Your Dream Farm & Ride Your Horse to The Horse Park of NJ & The Assunpink

Allentown, Monmouth County, New Jersey

RIDE TO THE HORSE PARK OF NJ AND THE ASSUNPINK!!!! Build your DREAM house. This listing is for Lots 42, 42.02, 42.09 totaling approximately 23 1/2 acres. A beautiful combination of higher, sloping, hilly land with an attractive amount of flat land. 1 acre was exempted from farmland assessment for a building permit so there will be no roll back taxes for Lot 42 & Owner installed a septic on Lot 42. Lot 42 has paved frontage. Approximately 5+/- acres cleared. The barns are on Lot 42 at the corner of Lot 42.02. The property begins across the street from #9 Harmony Hill Road. After the bend in the road this property is on both sides of the road and goes to the gate. Lot 42.02 is the first lot on the left & is 2 acres. Lot 42.09 has 2.9 acres. The property on Lot 42 extends up the hill behind the barns to Stone Hill Road.

Christy Kramer , Berkshire Hathaway Home Services NJ Properties

23.00 ACRES
10 acre horse farm for sale with 2 BR, 2BA apartment, paddocks, pond

Howell, Monmouth County, New Jersey

10 acre farm 3600 sq ft barn. 1500 sq.ft. heated workshop Heated office area

Carol Ashworth , Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

10.00 ACRES
3600 SQ FT
Konkus Farm - A 24 Acre Equestrian Compound

Chester, Morris County, New Jersey

A long scenic drive winds through fields and pastures, over a stone-pillared bridge and gurgling brook, leading into the enchanting equestrian compound known as Konkus Farm. The 24-acre property with a stunningly renovated 19th century farmhouse and newly updated equestrian facilities is breathtaking. Retaining its historic charm and many period details, the five-bedroom residence has been completely modernized into a beautiful, spacious home with high ceilings, random width pumpkin pine floors, and a multitude of fine appointments. Also on the property is a charming two-bedroom, two-bath guest cottage with kitchen, family room, and private deck. Whether a professional or hobbyist, the equestrian will find everything he or she needs on the grounds of the compound. The 18-stall horse barn features interior and exterior access, water, feed room and a newly rebuilt hayloft above. Other recent improvements include new premium rubber aisle flooring, doors, windows, 10 re-built stalls, and concrete entrance pads. The outdoor riding ring, five run-in sheds, and five fenced pastures will impress the most serious horse lover. Complimentary outbuildings are a four-car garage, a contractor's garage for large farm equipment or additional cars, and a heated 36' x 36' workshop with large motorized garage door. Convenient to major highways & NJ transit train. Shopping, dining, cultural & recreational opportunities abound in the area.

Debra Ross , Kienlen Lattmann Sotheby's International Realty

24.00 ACRES
Mini Equine Estate

East Amwell Township, Hunterdon County, New Jersey

Mini Equine Estate......Captivating 4 bedroom, 3 full bath colonial on 4.27 acres overlooking the Sourland Mtns and located on the East Amwell Valley Horse Trail. The barn has three stalls and a foaling stall with potential of six stalls. See the many home, lot and horse facility features.

Linda Olivacz , Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

4.27 ACRES
2841 SQ FT
Gentlemans farm with small pony barn beautiful secluded 6 acres spring fed pond

Atlantic Highlands, Monmouth County, New Jersey

Enchanted by Vermont but dependent on the city? Down this historic country lane you will find a little slice of heaven. Right here in Monmouth County, in the sought after Navesink/Locust section with very close proximity to the Ocean, the Rivers, and the Fast Ferry to NYC, this country home offers the best of both worlds! Protected by a 100-acre Audubon Conservation Preserve, this tastefully expanded and updated farm house boasts ample living/entertaining space, 5 bedrooms (3 en-suite), an in-ground pool with pool house, an ''outdoor living room'', complete with a peanut stone fireplace and summer kitchen, a small barn, and a spring fed pond. Come be inspired by this private and unique alternative!

Kris Murphy , Gloria Nilson Realtors

6.00 ACRES
4500 SQ FT
Beautiful Updated Home & Barn with One Horse Stall

Hightstown, Mercer County, New Jersey

House with small barn (1 horse stall) on 3 Acres in the Robbinsville School District. Welcome home to his beautifully, renovated and updated home in the desirable Sandlewood Development in Robbinsville Township. You'll be impressed by the curb appeal of this home with its brick front and manicured landscaping. Enter into the two story foyer of this traditional, split-hall, colonial style home. On one side of the foyer is the spacious living room, with the formal dining room on the other side. Continue to the kitchen through the butler's pantry. The kitchen has been updated with tile flooring, updated cabinets, stainless steel appliances, granite counter tops, and tile back splash. The open concept kitchen and family room are perfect for entertaining. The gas fireplace in the family room makes the home feel cozy on cold winter nights. The half-bath on the first floor has also been updated. Upstairs you will find the master bedroom suite with 2 walk-in closets and fully renovated master bath. The master bath is complete with an oversize shower with double shower heads and vanity with double sinks. Three more bedrooms and a fully renovated hall bath complete this level. The partially finished basement provides additional living space, yet there is also unfinished space for storage. The back yard has a deck with hot tub and in-ground pool for summer fun. Most of the windows have been replaced and the roof is newer. Other recent upgrades include the furnace and hot water heater. Nothing to do but move in and enjoy!!!

Cynthia Duvin , Gloria Nilson & Co. Real Estate

3.00 ACRES
Luxury equestrian estate located in desirable Chester Twp, NJ

Chester Township, Morris County, New Jersey

Sitting on a beautiful 3+acre flag lot, this custom colonial was designed and built by the current owners. The four-stall barn with amenities, three fenced pastures and riding ring provide a move in facility for anyone looking to board horses. The location offers easy access to protected land and trails for riding. The charming rocking chair front porch leads to a modern, spacious colonial farmhouse featuring a gourmet kitchen with center eating island and granite countertops, formal living and dining rooms and a family room with built-ins and a brick wood-burning fireplace. A first floor office/bedroom, full bath and mudroom/butler’s pantry complete the first level. Massive windows overlook the private rear acreage and lovely 20X40 in ground pool and patio. A Trex deck with canopied pergola and a screened in porch offer many options for outdoor living. The second floor boasts a spacious Master suite with full ensuite bath and 12x21ft master walk in closet. Three additional bedrooms, a full bath, office, and laundry complete the second level. A walk up floored attic begs for future expansion. Additional amenities include a full finished basement with rec room, exercise room and workshop with access to the garage above and a three car oversized and attached garage with openers. Located in an award winning school district and minutes from major commuting arteries and quaint downtown Chester, this exceptional property offers the tranquility and beauty of country living at its finest.

C&C Home Group KW , Keller Williams Realty Metropolitan

3.12 ACRES
3725 SQ FT

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