Tewksbury Township is located in Hunterdon County, New Jersey. It is 31.699 square miles in size and has a population of approximately 6,000. Located approximately 49 miles from New York City, its close proximity, combined with easy access to Routes 78, 287, 22, 206 and the train make it ideal for commuting.
The township is very rural in nature with homes sited on several acres. There are large estates in the township. The village of Oldwick is home to several restaurants and shops. Nearby are several other options for shopping along the major arteries.
Tewksbury Township was incorporated in 1798 and has a rich history. Due to its small size many of the township offices are open on a part time basis.
Township website http://www.tewksburytwp.net/
Tewksbury Township Library www.tewksburylibrary.com
Hunterdon County Library www.hclibrary.us
Tewksbury Rescue Squad www.tewksburyrescue.us
Oldwick Fire Company www.ofc24.com
Tewksbury Township has a K-8 district and is a sending district to Voorhees High School. There are many fine private schools in the area.
Tewksbury Township Schools http://www.tewksburyschools.org.
Voorhees High School www.nhvweb.net/vhs/home
Raritan Valley College http://www.raritanval.edu/
Tewksbury PTA http://tewksburynjpta.com
Tewksbury Education Foundation www.tewksburytef.org
White House Prep http://www.whitehouseprep.org/
Happy Face Nursery School www.happyfacenurseryschool.com
Haytown Nursery School (908) 832-5645
Valley Brook Country Day School http://www.valleybrookcountrydayschool.com/
Far Hills Country Day http://www.fhcds.org/
Gill St. Bernards www.gsbschool.org/
Villa Walsh http://www.villawalsh.org/s/172/start.aspx
Places of Worship
Tewksbury Township has a few places of worship primarily in the town of Oldwick. But nearby, in other towns, are many other options.
St. John Neumann Catholic Church www.ccsjn.org
Fairmont Presbyterian Church http://www.fpctoday.org/
Califon United Methodist Church http://www.califonumc.org/
Zion Lutheran Church http://www.zionoldwick.com/
Tewksbury Township, through small in population, has a very active community. Listed below are several opportunities to become involved and meet local residents.
Chamber of Commerce https://www.chamberofcommerce.com/oldwick-nj
Women’s Club of Tewksbury www.tewksburywomansclub.org
Tewksbury Historical Association www.tewksburyhistory.net
Tewksbury Land Trust www.tewksburylandtrust.org
Oldwick Community Players www.oldwickplayers.org
Cub Scout Pack 199 www.oldwickpack199.org
Boy Scout Troop 199 www.oldwicktroop199.org
Girl Scouts http://www.gscsnj.org/
Friends of the Tewksbury Library www.tewksburylibraryfriends.org
Tewksbury Township is a beautiful rural area and has many recreational areas. Nearby in Califon is the Columbia Trail which runs from Long Valley to High Bridge along an old railroad bed. It is ideal for biking, hiking and walking.
Tewksbury Athletic Association www.taa-sports.org
Tewksbury Trail Association www.tta-nj.org
Columbia Trail www.njtrails.org/trail/columbia-trail
Whitman Sanctuary Trail Map
YMCA Basking Ridge http://www.somersetcountyymca.org/
Tewksbury Township events can be found in the following publications.
NJ.com Hunterdon County http://www.nj.com/hunterdon/
Skylands Visitor http://www.njskylands.com/tntewksbury
Observer Tribune http://www.newjerseyhills.com/observer-tribune/
Though Tewksbury Township is located adjacent to several commuter routes, there are several options for public transportation.
NJ Transit http://www.njtransit.com/
Transbridge Bus http://www.transbridgelines.com/
and sewer services in the Pottersville section of the Township are serviced
by New Jersey American Water.
following link is to the contact information page.