Located in the lakes region
of Northern New Jersey, Mountain Lakes is a suburban
residential community less than 30 miles from New York City.
It's location provides all the advantages of living in a
small community with easy access to the cultural and
recreational resources of New York City, as well as the
resort facilities of the New Jersey shore. It derived it's
name from the more than 150 acres of lakes that lie within
its steep rolling hills.
Mountain Lakes boasts small-town charm and the community spirit. It’s the combination
of the family orientation of the community and the commitment of the residents and the schools. The participation in government and in the Board of Education is greater than
elsewhere. The public sessions in Mountain Lakes Borough Council meeting are always
This 2.7-square-mile community of about 4,100 residents has several
distinctions, one of which is its Arts & Crafts-style lake homes. Many of the homes in
Mountain Lakes date back to 1910 through 1926 when designer and developer Herbert
J. Hapgood began building Arts & ...more details..
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