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People searching for homes for sale in Bergen County will find a variety of choices in East Rutherford. With a population of approximately 9,000 residents, East Rutherford, New Jersey offers its residents a convenient location, a good school system, and many shopping and recreational activities. Located in Southern Bergen County, East Rutherford has a size of approximately 9.8 square miles and is bordered on the west by the Passaic River. Residents enjoy the many shopping, dining and recreational options offered throughout Bergen County. East Rutherford is conveniently located in close proximity to many major roadways and offers public transportation by bus or train to New York City and beyond.

East Rutherford is the location of the famous Meadowlands Sports Complex, which is home to the New Jersey Nets, New Jersey Devils, New York Giants, New York Jets and the Red Bull New York of Major League Soccer.

The East Rutherford School District serves students in kindergarten through eighth grades, and high school students are served by the Carlstadt East Rutherford Regional School District, which is shared with students from the nearby Carlstadt, New Jersey.

With such a large variety of homes for sale and property types to offer, not to mention the town’s recreational activities and its close proximity to New York City, real estate in East Rutherford buyers from across the county around the state.

By an act of the New Jersey Legislature on April 17, 1889, a portion of the old Union Township was incorporated under the name of Boiling Springs Township. The new township took its name from a spring in the community. On March 28, 1894, the Borough of East Rutherford was created, based on the results of a referendum held the previous day, and Boiling Springs Township was dissolved. While there was no change in its borders, the name and form of government were changed. East Rutherford's claim to national fame is that it is the home of the Meadowlands Sports Complex.


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East Rutherford Borough


1 Everett Place, East Rutherford NJ 07073

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