South Orange Township


Important Numbers:

Non- Emergency Fire Department (973) 378-7751

Non- Emergency Police Department (973) 378-7772

Animal Control (973) 762-5000

Poison Control (973) 972-9280


South Orange Village Hall is located at 101 S Orange Ave, South Orange NJ 07079.


Township Information

South Orange is filled with beautiful tree lined streets, a good public school system, several parks and is less than a half hour train ride away from NYC. South Orange downtown is known for its great restaurants, the South Orange performing Arts Center and the Clearviews South Orange movie theatre. South Orange downtown offers a lively addition to the comfort of suburb. For further information and municipal information, please visit:


Public Library

The South Orange Public Library is a great place for residents to get access to a varied collection of books, e-books, resources for kids and even obtain access to the Mango language learning systems.


School District

South Orange and Maplewood residents share a great public school system. From elementary school to high school, students are encouraged to participate in a range of sports offered through the school and exposed to outside of the classroom learning experiences. ESL classes are offered in select schools. To learn more, please visit:



The Baird in South Orange offers arts and crafts for the whole family in a beautiful 100 year old tudor-esque building in the park, conveniently located across from the Baird is the public pool. The pool is open all summer and the Cameron Field complex also houses a baseball diamond, tennis courts, a playground and a sports area.


Township Organizations:


The Newcomers Club

The Newcomers Club of South Orange Maplewood offers a wide variety of programs, events, and activities as a way to connect new residents and their new town and fellow neighbors. Meetings are the first Wednesday of every month at Morrow Memorial Methodist Church in Maplewood ad events include a wine experience, Movie night, child playgroups, and book clubs.


South Orange/Maplewood Mothers and More

Mothers & More is a non-profit organization aimed at improving the lives of working mothers in the neighborhood. Women can connect with other women's and participate in activities and events to build social network and support circles.

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Keller Williams
Premier Properties of Essex, Union, & Morris Counties
Howard Bunn,
Broker of Record
488 Springfield Avenue, Summit, NJ 
518 Millburn Avenue,
Short Hills, NJ
office: (973)376-0033x189
fax: (973)376-1088