Nestled in the Watchung Mountains, New Providence is home to 12,000 residents within 3.6 square miles in northwestern Union County, NJ. We are a  warm and welcoming community known for our beautiful residential neighborhoods, outstanding school system, and wonderful recreation facilities.  We are home to several  Fortune 500 companies and also boast a vibrant Business Community, where you’ll find friendly store owners and outstanding customer service.

New Providence is conveniently located roughly 15 miles west of Newark and approximately 28 miles west of New York City. Traveling is simple and convenient with two easily accessible train stations within New Providence and our close proximity to I-78, the Garden State Parkway, New Jersey Turnpike and Newark Liberty International Airport.

We welcome you to explore our website and our town!

Special Notices
Drought Watch in Effect

Please see the regarding a Drought watch that has been issued for most of Northern New Jersey by the DEP...

Tax Bill Mailing Update 7/26/16

The 2016 final/2017 preliminary tax bills will be mailed to all property owners beginning July 29th.  The grace period for...

Rodent Advisory

It has come to our attention, with the help of our residents, that rats have been seen in certain areas...

Borough Summer Hours

Borough offices will close on Fridays at 1 PM from June 3 through Sept. 2.