Short Hills is a census-designated and unincorporated community located within the township of Millburn, in Essex County. It is a popular commuter town for residents who work in New York City. Short Hills was the first planned community and commuter suburb in America.
Within Millburn Township, Short Hills contains the sections of Knollwood, Glenwood, Brookhaven, Country Club, Merrywood, Deerfield-Crossroads, Mountaintop, White Oak Ridge, and Old Short Hills Estates. Short Hills students enrolled in the Millburn Township Public Schools attend grades Pre-K through 12th. Millburn High School is highly ranked amongst the top in New Jersey.
A large number of its residents commute to work to New York City or Newark. Midtown Direct rail service (train stations in Downtown Millburn and Short Hills). Major highways like Interstate I 78 are just minutes away.
A well known highlight of the area is the Mall at Short Hills, which offers luxury shopping opportunities for residents and visitors that travel to enjoy New York Style shopping in Short Hills, NJ.
Short Hills Real Estate is characterized by single family dwellings, featuring luxury homes that include both new construction as historic estates. According to the Real Estate website Trulia.com the average listing price for homes for sale in Short Hills NJ was $2,503,693 in January 2014.