Overview of Budd Lake
Budd Lake is a small census-designated area within Mount Olive Township in Morris County, N.J. The stunning scenery of Budd Lake is the primary draw for residents to move to this area, but the sights are like no other. Residents living in Budd Lake apartments for rent can witness stunning, colorful rainbows during the summer or go cross country skiing through the snow-covered trees. This quaint community has a lot to offer, and because it is so close to larger cities and townships, many modern amenities are just a short drive away. According to City-Data, approximately 9,000 people live in Budd Lake.
Living in Budd Lake, NJ
Rich in history, Morris County was first traveled in the 1700s, and it was created by an act of the state legislature by the end of the 1730s. During the Revolutionary War, Morris County was in a strategic location to be considered the military capital.
With the war far in the past, Morris County is among the fastest growing counties in the entire New Jersey, New York and Connecticut metropolitan region. Situated approximately 30 miles northwest of New York City, many residents in Budd Lake apartments travel for employment. However, there are countless opportunities within the county. Some of the top job suppliers include Novartis, Atlantic Health, Picatinny Arsenal, UPS, AT&T, Johnson & Johnson, Greystone Park Psychiatric Hospital and Accenture.
Budd Lake Attractions and Special Events
There is never an excuse for boredom in Budd Lake, because there are so many opportunities for arts, culture events, history and family fun in the community. There are plenty of annual events and festivals that take place throughout the year including the Christmas Festival at the Morristown Green, Meet a Monarch Festival and the Summer Festival of Baroque Music.
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