In 1668, Leonia was settled by the English/Dutch. It is one of the oldest communities in New Jersey and in the United States. To learn more about Leonia history, please visit our Borough History page.
Today, Leonia is a historic, diverse, walkable, tree-lined community. A perfect place to live, work, and play, Leonia is home to beautiful historic housing neighborhoods, a walkable central business district with transit options, a fabulous public school system, and plenty of nearby open space and recreational opportunities, including Overpeck County Park.
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"A+" from Niche.com
Niche.com rates Leonia an "A+" and one of New Jersey's 75 best places to live.