Approximately 30,000 people call Deptford their home. Deptford's history has helped shape what it is now. Way back in 1793, Deptford became the first site of a hot air balloon landing in North America. Today, they pay homage to this history with local events and competitions that are fun for the whole family. In Deptford, community is important. The city puts great effort into events around the community and upkeep in the city. Not only do they have events honoring their hot air balloon history, but they also have annual neighborhood barbeques, wellness runs, tree lighting ceremonies and so much more. At Deptford, New Jersey, there is a little bit of something for everyone. No matter your age, marital status or interests, Deptford has pastimes and activities for you to enjoy.
Deptford, New Jersey, is located 10 miles southeast of Philadelphia and 50 miles northwest of Atlantic City. It's a town full of history. Its close location to Philadelphia and Atlantic City make it a great place to settle. You can find townhomes, single family homes and apartments in Deptford, so no matter what you're looking for you're set. The styles of single family homes are also abundant. You can find split levels, traditional ranches, Tudors, cottages and brownstone-esque homes.SHOW MORE