With easy access to New York City
via NJ Transit or the New York Waterway Ferry, Independence Harbor's Bergen
County location midway between the George Washington Bridge and the Lincoln
Tunnel is highly prized.
Just north, the Edgewater Commons center with Pathmark,
Barnes & Noble, Starbucks and a host of other retailers is within walking
distance. Just south, a new movie theater has already been built, with a promise
of a development of an entertainment and upscale shopping center.
Stroll along the magnificent
Hudson Riverfront Walkway along the eastern edge of the property with views
from the GW Bridge to the downtown Manhattan skyline and you'll discover why
so many people have come to call Independence Harbor their home.
Edgewater is located in
North Bergen, New Jersey, located directly across the river from New York City.
From humble heavy-industry beginnings Edgewater has
become one of the gold coast's top successes in both residential and small
The EPA takes action in Edgewater to protect the Hudson River. A local site, that was formerly utilized by heavy industry, is now declared a "Superfund" site, which leads to federal clean up.
Click Here for the EPA
Action in Edgewater
Edgewater population has grown exponentially over the last 10 years. Independence Harbor has contributed to that growth, with one eighth of the Edgewater population now living in Independence Harbor. Click Here for Edgewater
Demographics including population samples.
Edgewater Ferry Service
Edgewater now has a scheduled ferry service that goes to the West 38th street ferry port every few minutes during rush hour. The boarding dock is located in the Marina, in the North end of the Edgewater town.
Edgewater Condominiums and Developments
Other major local building co-ops, condominiums and developments include:
Grand Cove Co-ops
Grand Cove Townhouses