Short Hills is an unincorporated community located in Millburn Township, in Essex County, New Jersey

Short Hills is an unincorporated community located in Millburn Township, in Essex County, New Jersey, United States. Here is some general information about the town:

  • Population: As an unincorporated community, Short Hills does not have its own official population count. However, it is estimated that the area has approximately 13,000 residents.
  • Location: Short Hills is located in northern New Jersey, about 21 miles west of New York City.
  • History: Short Hills was originally developed as a resort community in the late 1800s, with the first hotel opening in 1868. In the early 1900s, the town began to develop into a residential community, and it has remained a highly sought-after residential area ever since.
  • Education: Short Hills is part of the Millburn Township School District, which includes several highly regarded public schools, including Millburn High School. The town is also home to several private schools, including the Pingry School and the Far Brook School.
  • Parks and Recreation: Short Hills has a number of parks and recreational facilities, including the South Mountain Reservation, a large nature reserve that includes hiking trails, picnic areas, and scenic views. The town is also home to the Short Hills Club, a private country club that offers golf, tennis, swimming, and other recreational activities.
  • Transportation: Short Hills is served by several major highways, including the Garden State Parkway and Route 24. The town also has a train station that provides access to New York City and other parts of New Jersey.

Overall, Short Hills is a highly affluent and sought-after residential community that offers a suburban lifestyle with easy access to the cultural and economic opportunities of New York City. It is known for its beautiful homes, well-regarded schools, and excellent recreational opportunities.



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