Fanwood is a borough in Union County, NJ. Fanwood was incorporated as a borough in 1895 from portions of what we now know as Scotch Plains.
Conveniently located minutes from Route 22 and Interstate I 78, Fanwood offers easy commuting possibilities. New Jersey Transit offers both train and bus service to New York City and points in between. Newark Liberty International Airport is about 14 miles away.
Public school students in Fanwood and neighboring town Scotch Plains attend the schools of the Scotch Plains-Fanwood Regional School District, which serves students in pre-Kindergarten through twelfth grade.
The downtown area near the train station offers many shopping and dining options. Over the last five years, downtown has gone through a redevelopment by new construction of several multi-use buildings including commercial and residential properties, that include new apartments.
When it comes to residential Real Estate in Fanwood, there are diverse home styles and price ranges.
Fanwood is a predominately residential community, housing includes a variety of single family homes in styles such as colonials, capes, Victorians and splits sitting on tree lined streets.