Founded in 1666 and officially incorporated in 1798, the community of Piscataway has grown from an Indian territory to a bustling area of development. As the fifth oldest municipality in New Jersey, Piscataway underwent a colonial period and is one of the links in the earliest settlement of the Atlantic seacoast.
Piscataway's affordability, easy commute, combined with the benefits of the culture, arts and entertainment of nearby Trenton, New York City and Philadelphia, makes it a family friendly city with endless opportunities. MONEY magazine and CNN/Money spent months looking for Great American towns where one would want to raise children and celebrate life's milestones. Piscataway was considered a finalist in the "Best Places to Live" survey in 2006. MONEY magazine gave the honors to Piscataway two more times by selecting the community as the 23rd and 27th top place to live in America in 2008 and 2014, respectively.
The recreation facilities in Piscataway are numerous. With neighborhood pools, tennis, basketball, baseball, and soccer facilities, Piscataway offers many scenic parks, trails and open spaces. These beautiful areas attract many joggers, bikers, climbers, bird-watchers and outdoor enthusiasts. Golf is also a town favorite, boasting public and private courses, from the novice to expert level.
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