Union has something for everyone, from its busy downtown area and transportation hubs to the serene green lawns of its suburbs. Home to major employers itself, Union also offers fast and convenient transportation to Newark and New York City with several trains and buses a day. New commercial and residential developments are constantly in the works, from the new high-end luxury residential projects on Claremont Terrace and Avalon Bay, to the warehouse development at the Tuscan Dairy site. The downtown Union Center boasts a collection of chain and local retailers offering a variety of services and goods. Browse over 200 downtown locations for everything from amazing food to unique vintage finds. The Union Watersphere is a must-see, standing 212 tall and holding 250,000 gallons of drinking water. In recent years, its height has made it perfect for use as a cell phone tower as well.
For convenient location, Union can't be beat. A diverse community located not far from Newark International Airport, Unions is only a short train ride away from Penn Station in midtown New York City. First settled in 1667, the town offers a variety of living options, from historic Cape Cod style homes to modern condo apartments. On Ingersoll Terrace, you can find unique homes built as an experiment by Thomas Edison and formed entirely of poured concrete, including interior walls and plumbing.SHOW MORE