Introduction to Bound Brook, New Jersey
Bound Brook, New Jersey, in Somerset county, is 7 miles NW of Edison, New Jersey and 22 miles SW of Newark, New Jersey. Part of the surrounding Middlesex - Somerset - Hunterdon metro area, Bound Brook is home to some 10,155 residents.
Bound Brook History
Bound Brook was first settled in 1681. Bound Brook was incorporated on March 24, 1869 as a town. Later on February 11, 1891, Bound Brook was reincorporated as a borough.
Bound Brook and nearby Attractions
- Drake House Museum
- Hungarian Heritage Center
- Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park
- Albert Einstein House
- Washington Rock State Park
- Buccleuch Mansion
Things To Do In Bound Brook
While staying at Bound Brook, you can visit the Bound Brook Memorial Library and the other historical sites of the town to explore its past. The town is also close to the Hungarian Heritage Museum, Bridgewater's Childrens Museum and Drake House Museum. Apart from these, Bound Brook includes a movie theater, numerous restaurants and shopping centers.
Bound Brook Transportation
International flights are available from Newark Liberty International Airport.
Bound Brook Higher Education
The nearest colleges and universities are Raritan Valley Community College, Middlesex County College, Princeton University and Rutgers University - New Brunswick.