Totowa is a beautiful borough located in Passaic County and has a population of just over 10,000 residents. Totowa is just four square miles in size, the town itself is a quiet community of residents who enjoy a close-knit neighborhood life and the fact that Totowa has had the lowest tax rate in Passaic County for many years. Those looking for homes for sale in Totowa will find a variety of real estate available, with property types ranging from condos to a single-family homes on beautiful, tree lined streets. All residents enjoy Totowa's low taxes and its strong community that provides a great place to raise a family, all in close proximity to larger cities in New Jersey and New York City.
While the borough of Totowa may be small, it is filled with a community of active people who are involved in their community. With top quality services for its residents, Totowa boasts a fire department with four companies serving the community, as well as a top-notch police department. The town also is home to the Dwight D. Eisenhower Public Library that fills the informational needs of Totowa, in addition to offering residents entertainment options. Here, you'll find programs set up for all ages, including computer classes and arts and craft workshops. Totowa is a small community that offers the best in services for residents and their families.
Totowa has two public schools for children in kindergarten through eighth grades. The Washington Park School educates those in kindergarten through fourth grades, while students in grades five through eight attend the Memorial School. High school students in Totowa attend Passaic Valley Regional High School located in nearby Little Falls.
As Totowa is located on the Route 46 Corridor, commuting to other parts of New Jersey is easy and accessible. Residents also enjoy public transportation into New York City, and some residents commute to the city each day.