Welcome to North Caldwell
A charming and peaceful small town.
North Caldwell is a borough in northwestern Essex County with a population of 6,640. The borough covers an area of about 3 square miles and is bordered by Livingston, West Caldwell, Cedar Grove, Essex Fells, Fairfield, Roseland, and Verona. North Caldwell was incorporated as a borough in1898. The borough is known as the childhood home of former NFL quarterback Vinny Testaverde and featured in the HBO
television show The Sopranos
, the house used to portray the home of Tony Soprano
and his family is located in North Caldwell.
New Jersey Monthly
magazine ranked North Caldwell as its 10th best place to live in its 2010 rankings of the "Best Places To Live" in New Jersey, as well as the 3rd best place to live in its 2013 ranking. A wide range of homes is available in North Caldwell, from smaller homes to luxury mansions. Whether you're looking for a place to raise a family or want to live in luxury, North Caldwell is sure to have something for you.
What to Love
- A calm and peaceful atmosphere
- Strong schools
- Lush and residential
- Small town living with access to big city amenities
North Caldwell is a quaint and charming town just 20 miles from Manhattan. The town is known for its historic homes, tree-lined streets, and top-rated schools. Residents enjoy a close-knit community with plenty of amenities and activities to enjoy. Green space is abundant in North Caldwell, including parks, playgrounds, and hiking trails.
Regarding dining and nightlife, North Caldwell is minutes from casual pubs and restaurants in nearby West Caldwell, Verona, Montclair and Wayne. There is also a thriving arts scene, with several museums and galleries close by. Overall, North Caldwell provides its residents with a luxurious lifestyle in a small-town setting.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
Living in North Caldwell provides ample opportunities to explore fine restaurants in the nearby town of West Caldwell as North Caldwell does not have any businesses in town. West Caldwell is home to several excellent restaurants, including Divina Ristorante
, a fine dining establishment with a menu featuring Italian and American classics. Angeloni’s Pizza
is another popular spot and is known for its wood-fired pizzas and homemade pasta dishes.
The Cloverleaf Tavern
is a local favorite for its hearty burgers and fresh seafood, while Bloom Cakes and Bakery
offers a delicious selection of handcrafted desserts. Whatever your preference, you’re sure to find dining near North Caldwell that will suit your taste.
Enjoy a night out on the town or go shopping for new home decor. As for bars, La Taverna Cocktail Lounge
is a great choice for craft cocktails and small bites. Ringside Pub
is a local favorite for pub fare and live music.
For shopping, Wander Atelier
is a luxury store for anything and everything bridal, and On Bloom
is a charming florist with a beautiful selection of flowers and plants. Whatever your plans are, North Caldwell and surrounding towns has something for everyone!
Things to Do
North Caldwell is a great place to live for families and young professionals alike. The town is nearby fabulous Grover Cleveland Park
, a beautiful green space perfect for picnics, walks, and playing with the kids. North Caldwell also has a community pool
, making it easy to cool off on hot summer days. It is a 25-meter pool with two slides, a diving well, and a kiddie pool with fountain features. Outside of the pool, children and adults can play shuffleboard, ping pong, basketball, tether ball, corn hole, and more.
For those looking to stay active, the town offers a variety of recreational programs
, including tennis lessons, basketball clinics, and more. With something for everyone, North Caldwell is the perfect place to call home.
North Caldwell Public Schools
serve the families of North Caldwell with quality education to prepare students for a rapidly changing world. Students may attend: