Englewood Cliffs

Situated at the top area of the Palisades above the Hudson River, Englewood Cliffs real estate is coastal and convenient. Only one mile from the George Washington Bridge, residents enjoy the convenience of New York City as well as living in an exclusive community of beautiful homes. With a population of approximately 5,400 residents, the community is diverse and artsy; corporate offices also make their home in Englewood Cliffs and add to the unique mix.

The history of the area dates back to the Revolutionary War, when George Washington camped at the Palisades above the Hudson. Warned that the British were coming, Washington and his men were able to retreat to safety. In modern day Englewood Cliffs, business lives side by side with single family homes, creating a community that enhances and inspires and is proud of its history.

Schools that your children might attend include the North Cliff School and the Upper School. Quality education is the goal of the public schools in a nurturing atmosphere of caring and cooperation. Children are given the skills and education as well as positive attitudes for success in life. For secondary education, your child might attend the Dwight Morrow High School in Englewood. Private school education and Japanese culture is enhanced in Englewood Cliffs with the Japanese Children's Society. Higher education is outstanding in the area, and schools nearby include CUNY City College, New York, NY; CUNY Bronx Community College, Lehman College, Yeshiva University, Manhattan College Bronx, Monroe College-Main Campus, Bronx, NY and Fairleigh Dickinson University in Teaneck, NJ.

Major corporate offices can be found right in the town and because of this, the tax rate for residents is considerably lower. Access to New York City makes it ideal for business as well as commuting.

Convenience, the New York City skyline, the George Washington Bridge and the Hudson River make living in Englewood Cliffs, in southern Bergen County, a wonderful choice for your family.

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