New Providence, New Jersey

The Borough of New Providence with its roots stemming back to the colonial period, was formed in 1892. Located 40 miles due west of New York City, New Providence covers almost 4 square miles and is home to approximately 12,000 residents.  Commutability to New York City, highly rated public schools and attractive real estate base, has made New Providence a desirable New Jersey town for many decades..

Great Resources:

Map of New Providence NJ
Township of New Providence: Official Website
New Providence Restaurant Guide
New Jersey Center for Visual Arts
Summit/ Springfield & Berkeley Heights YMCA
The Connection for Women & Families (YWCA)
New Providence: Historical Society.


PSE&G (gas) 800-436-7734
Verizon:  DSL & Phone 800-287-9966
JCP&L (electric) 1-800-452-9155
NJ American Water Co. 800-652-6987
Comcast of New Jersey: Cable/ VIP/ ISP: 800-266-2278
Vonage: Voice over IP: 800-980-1455

Transportation Services: also refer to Getting Around

New Jersey Transit 800-772-2222
Lakeland Bus lines 973-366-0600
Commuter Parking in New Providence is on a first come first serve basis. Quarterly or annual permits are available to New Providence residents at the Borough Clerk’s Office. Daily parking (Metered Parking Spaces) for non-permit holders is available on a limited basis in the Murray Hill Rail Road parking lot. There is no meter parking at the NP parking lot. Permits are required and enforced, requirements are subject to change.

Medical Care & Hospitals

Morristown Memorial Hospital
100 Madison Ave., Morristown

Overlook Hospital
99 Beauvior Ave., Summit

Saint Barnabas Medical Center
Old Short Hills Road, Livingston

Municipal Complex
360 Elkwood Avenue
New Providence, NJ 07974

New Providence Community pool

Free Public Library
377 Elkwood Avenue
New Providence, NJ 07974

New Providence Post Office
61 Maple Street
Summit, N.J. 07901

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