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Overview

Introduction to Livingston, New Jersey

Livingston, New Jersey, in Essex county, is 6 miles W of East Orange, New Jersey and 8 miles NW of Newark, New Jersey. The town is part of the Newark metropolitan statistical area.

Livingston History

Originally Livingston was part of the present day Fairfield and Springfield Townships. It was incorporated as a township on February 5, 1813. It was named after William Livingston, the first Governor of New Jersey. Earlier, the township of Livingston included parts of Fairmount and Roseland.

Livingston and nearby Attractions

  • Eagle Rock Reservation
  • South Mountain Reservation
  • Edison National Historic Site
  • Montclair Art Museum
  • Morris Museum
  • Howell Living History Farm

Things To Do In Livingston

There are several museums and historical sites in Livingston. In addition, the town offers movie theaters, live music and facilities for sports activities. Livingston also includes a number of quality restaurants that serve delicious international cuisine.

Livingston Transportation

Newark Liberty International Airport is nearby.

Livingston Higher Education

Seton Hall University provides educational services to the residents of the town.

Livingston Almanac

CategoryValue
County Essex County
Standard Zip Codes7039
Phone Area Codes862,973
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude40.78
Approximate Longitude-74.32

Livingston Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationESSEX FELLS SERV BLDG
Distance3.1 miles
Jan Temp19 to 36 F
Apr Temp38 to 60 F
Jul Temp62 to 84 F
Oct Temp41 to 64 F
Annual Precip51.9 inches
StationNEWARK INTL AP
Distance9.5 miles
Jan Temp24 to 38 F
Apr Temp44 to 61 F
Jul Temp69 to 85 F
Oct Temp48 to 65 F
Annual Precip46.2 inches
StationJERSEY CITY
Distance14.3 miles
Jan Temp23 to 36 F
Apr Temp42 to 58 F
Jul Temp68 to 83 F
Oct Temp47 to 63 F
Annual Precip46.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income

Livingston Public Libraries

Ruth L. Rockwood Memorial Library
10 ROBERT H. HARP DRIVE
Livingston, New Jersey
(973) 992-4600

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Livingston Hospitals

Saint Barnabas Medical Center
(Non-profit)
94 Old Short Hills Road
(973) 322-5000

Livingston Public Schools

Burnet Hill Elementary School
25 Byron Place
ZIP: 7039
(973) 535-8000
Primary
Total Enrollment 439
Collins Elementary School
67 Martin Rd
ZIP: 7039
(973) 535-8000
Primary
Total Enrollment 451
Harrison Elementary School
148 N Livingston Ave
ZIP: 7039
(973) 535-8000
Primary
Total Enrollment 486
Heritage Middle School
20 Foxcroft Dr
ZIP: 7039
(973) 535-8000
Middle
Total Enrollment 921
Hillside Elementary School
98 Belmont Drive
ZIP: 7039
(973) 535-8000
Primary
Total Enrollment 405
Livingston High School
30 Robert Harp Drive
ZIP: 7039
(973) 535-8000
High
Total Enrollment 1846
Mount Pleasant Elementary School
11 Broadlawn Dr
ZIP: 7039
(973) 535-8000
Primary
Total Enrollment 451
Mount Pleasant Middle School
11 Broadlawn Dr
ZIP: 7039
(973) 535-8000
Middle
Total Enrollment 470
Riker Hill Elementary School
31 Blackstone Dr
ZIP: 7039
(973) 535-8000
Primary
Total Enrollment 402

Livingston Private Schools

Aquinas Academy
388 S Livingston Ave
ZIP: 7039
Elementary
Total Enrollment 150
Newark Academy
91 S Orange Ave
ZIP: 7039
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 568
Sinai Schools Maor
100 South Orange Ave
ZIP: 7039
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 14
Tutor Time Childcare Learning Center
650 S Orange Ave
ZIP: 7039
Elementary
Total Enrollment 6
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