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Welcome to Garwood, NJ.

Garwood evolved as a borough at the turn of the century from it’s neighboring towns of Westfield and Cranford. This tiny borough spans .65 miles and is bisected by the NJ Raritan Valley Train Line. North of the train tracks, most of the streets are numbered. On the south side, streets are named after trees. Residents of Garwood enjoy the ease of access to a great variety of restaurants, bars, coffee shops, parks, and more. In addition to smaller single-family homes, the newly developed leasing options such as the luxurious Lofts at Garwood and Vermella, make  Garwood an ideal option for young commuters, new families, and those seeking to downsize. Garwood Public School district services students from Kindergarten through 8th grade. High school students attend Arthur L. Johnson high school in neighboring Clark, as part of a sending/receiving relationship with the Clark public school district.

What we love about Garwood, NJ.

  • Small, dynamic town
  • Walk to restaurants, shops, and more
  • Parks and Public Transportation

Living In Garwood, NJ


Things To Do In Garwood, NJ

The residents of Garwood have plenty of choices when it comes to activities. Unami Park offers baseball, basketball, tennis, soccer, playgrounds, and picnic areas. The Garwood Sports and Recreation an equally diverse range of outdoor options. For indoor, group fitness, many locals head to Orange Theory Fitness and Pure Barre.


In addition to year-round fitness and outdoor activities, Garwood boasts a variety of great food and shopping venues.  Rosie’s Wine Bar is a local favorite for lively gatherings. Live music on summer evenings, while enjoying a Rosie’s pour is a special treat! For great pizza and Italian fare, check out Benvenuti’s, and if you are looking for fantastic picnic fare to bring to the park, Al’s Prime Meat, Deli, and Catering makes some of the best subs around. For the four-legged members of your family, Garwood is home to Cherrybrook Premium Pet Supplies.

Schools In Garwood, NJ

  • Lincoln School (Grades K-8)
  • Arthur L. Johnson High school  (Grades 9-12)


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