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Bridgewater, NJ

Bridgewater is a relatively large suburban township in Somerset County's center. It is conveniently nestled in the lush, verdant landscape of Somerset County and combines old-world charm, historical architecture, and acres of inspiring natural wonders with sophisticated shopping spots, a vibrant arts scene, plenty of golf and a dynamic business community with easy access to New York City, Newark Liberty International Airport, as well as other major metropolitan areas.

The township has long been a hub for pharmaceutical companies such as Valeant, Allergan, Amneal Pharmaceuticals, and numerous small and mid-sized ones. Bridgewater is also home to a number of Fortune 500 companies, ranging from software to financial services.

Bridgewater Commons is a large regional shopping mall with Bloomingdale's and Macy's as anchors. Bridgewater Promenade, Chimney Rock Shopping Center, and Somerset Shopping Center are among the smaller but significant shopping areas.

Attractions include the highly rated school system, wide range of housing options, and lower tax rates

To explore everything Bridgewater, NJ has to offer, start by visiting https://www.bridgewaternj.gov/


  • Hiking and jogging trails nearby
  • Morristown's Community Theatre
  • Paper Mill Playhouse
  • Morristown National Historic Park /Washington's Headquarters
  • Museum of Early Trades and Crafts
  • Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge
  • Frelinghuysen Arboretum
  • Lewis Morris County Park
  • Loantaka Reserve
  • The Mall at Short Hills
  • Bridgewater Commons Mall
  • United States Golf Association Golf Museum
  • Fantastic restaurants
  • Nearby beaches and lakes
  • Close proximity to NYC and Philadelphia
  • Basking Ridge Country Club
  • United States Equestrian Federation
  • TD Bank Ballpark
  • 30 miles to Yogi Berri Stadium, Giants Stadium and Meadowlands
  • Boating and Fishing nearby