All you need to know about Raritan

Raritan is a borough located in Somerset County in New Jersey with a population of 6,881 as of 2010. The borough is situated an hour’s drive from New York and Jersey City and is, therefore, a perfect commuter city as well as a business hub which is located in a prime location for the rest of New Jersey. The city of Trenton can also be found just 50 minutes away by car. Furnished apartments and corporate housing in Raritan are becoming popular with corporate travellers to the area, providing a quiet and spacious accommodation option for business travellers.

Raritan’s location on the banks of the Raritan River has always made the area a sought-after destination with inhabitants benefiting from the trade that the river could bring. The area was originally inhabited by the Naraticong Indians who harvested the land. After the arrival of the English and Dutch in the 1600s the land was sold to the settlers and the borough of Raritan, named after the Naraticongs, began to form. Raritan soon became a trade point for the farms and the agriculture surrounding it. By the 1700s the first tavern and church had been constructed and in 1868 the village of Raritan became the town of Raritan.

Nowadays, the borough of Raritan retains its charm and character as well as numerous historic building and businesses. During recent years Raritan has experienced numerous developments and construction projects to encourage more business to the area. Although many choose to commute to the surrounding cities Raritan also benefits from employment in the service and retail industries. Furnished apartments in Raritan are situated near to businesses as well as transport links for the convenience of business travel.

Raritan furnished apartments are also located near to the beautiful historic sites that the town has to offer. Guests staying in the area can view Wallace House and the Old Dutch Parsonage Site and take peaceful walks within one of the many green spaces. With New York and Trenton so close by the surrounding area is also dotted with many famous attractions that bring in tourists globally.

For busi9ness travellers wanting to commute for work Raritan corporate housing is located near to transport links, including Raritan train station which offers services to Newark Penn Station. U.S Routes 202 and 206 are located near to the borough.

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