About Raritan Borough, New Jersey

Located in Raritan Borough, NJ, Relief Hose Company No. 2 was the first organized fire company in Somerset County

Relief Hose Company No. 2 Engine House in Raritan, NJ
An early horse-drawn fire truck wagon in Raritan, New Jersey located at Relief Hose Company No. 2 Engine House
Duke Island Park, Raritan, NJ
Duke Island Park is just a few minutes away from your furnished apartment rental in Raritan, NJ. The park is located along the Raritan canal and offers bike trails, picnic areas with pavilions, playgrounds, a softball field and more.
John Basilone Memorial Statue in Raritan, NJ
John Basilone is a war hero, born in Raritan, New Jersey. He served in the United States Marine Corps and was the only enlisted Marine to receive both the Medal of Honor and the Navy Cross in World War II.
Veterans Park in Raritan, New Jersey
Veterans Park in Raritan, NJ is dedicated to all Somerset County Veterans from all branches of the military and from all wars and conflicts.
Come to Espo’s in Raritan, NJ for some good old fashioned Italian food
Uncle Vinnie’s Clam Bar in Raritan specializes in Italian-style seafood
Randazzo’s Pastry Shop and Deli has delicious cakes, pies, fresh bread, cookies, sandwiches

Raritan Borough, New Jersey is located in Somerset County.


Raritan was officially declared a town in 1868. Much of its heritage and culture remains present. By taking a stroll down Somerset Street, it is clear that Raritan has retained its  small-town charm.


Raritan is bordered by Bridgewater, Somerville Hillsborough and Branchburg. It is conveniently located minutes from major highways including I-287, I-78, Route 22 and Route 202.

Although Raritan remains true to its culture, its location is within minutes of large corporations, shopping centers and recreation.

Our furnished short-term rental apartments  are  within short walking distance to the Raritan Train Station on the Raritan Valley Line of NJ Transit.

You will find a convenience store, Chinese restaurant, Italian restaurant, seafood restaurant, hair salon, post office, bank, churches and more all within a few blocks away!