The beautiful areas of Chatham Borough and neighboring Chatham Township are often referred to as The Chathams, located in Morris County. The sought after area has a quaint downtown space and boasts gorgeous homes, yummy restaurants, great shopping and a family friendly atmosphere. The area is known for its small-town elegance and quality public schools.
Just 25 miles from NYC, the Chatham area also offers multiple parks, golf courses, private clubs, tennis clubs, athletic leagues, and don’t forget The Chatham Club which has state of the art facilities for squash, pilates, fitness training, fencing and even a spa for massages. The variety here and options to keep busy is limitless. Not to mention it’s only a 5 minute ride to the Short Hills Mall.
Chatham Public Schools:
The Schools in Chatham are consistently rated as some of the best in the country. The School District of the Chathams consists of six schools: three for pre-kindergarten through third grade, one for fourth and fifth grades, one middle school and one high school. Chatham High School was recently awarded with a Blue Ribbon Award of Excellence, the highest award delivered to schools by the US Department of Education.
Thinking about Commuting to NYC?
Chatham is about 25 miles northwest of Lower Manhattan. By car it will take you about 45 minutes, traffic permitting. It’s close proximity to Rte 78, 24 and 287 make it an area that’s easily accessible to and from many other great towns. Chatham Borough has it’s own train station which makes the area ideal for NYC commuters too. New Jersey Transit trains run from Chatham to New York Penn Station.
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