About North Jersey
The northern metropolis tier of the Garden State, North Jersey attracts well-educated and ethnically-diverse residents who enjoy close proximity to New York City, but desire to live in a suburban setting. Headquarters to many Fortune 100 companies, notably pharmaceutical firms and oil refineries, the area enjoys a booming economy along with an active real estate market. The seven counties of North Jersey represent some of the wealthiest in the country. With its close proximity to NYC, area residents possess a strong allegiance to New York sports teams, trends and sophisticated lifestyle.