One of if not the most luxurious townships in New Jersey.

Welcome to Harding

Town Information For Harding NJ 07976

Harding is one of if not the most luxurious townships in New Jersey. As of the 2010 consensus, there are a total of 3,838 residents in the area. Harding is an excellent choice for anyone to call home. The township has been voted as “25 richest zip codes” by Forbes magazine in 2006.

Harding is one of the most expensive towns in New Jersey. Real estate in Harding is known for having luxurious, spacious homes with plenty of land. Houses in Harding have a median Zillow home value of $1,135,300. The average household income to afford to live in Harding comes in at around $183,587.

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School System

Harding has a unique school system. The residents of Harding have the option to send their children to public schools in Harding at the middle school and elementary school age, however, Harding does not have its own high school. From 9th-12th grade, students are sent to the Madison high school.

Public schools in Harding are excellent. Voted the #2 elementary school in Morris County by Niche.com. In addition to being voted #9 out of 716 as “best middle schools in New Jersey”.

At the high school level, Madison High School is still a fantastic school that students will excel in. The student received a 1250/1600 on their SAT and a 29/36 on their ACT. The most popular college’s students of Madison High School go to Rutgers University, University of Delaware, Rowan University.


Commuting in Harding is a breeze. With easy access to all major highways and New York City Harding is a perfect location for anyone with some sort of commute. The drive to New York City is roughly an hour.

Living in Harding

Living in Harding has its perks, the prestigious zip code does not have a thriving downtown like some townships, however, it is centrally located near several destination spots in New Jersey. Such spots include downtown MorristownThe Great Swamp, and other incredible hiking locations.

Overview for Harding, NJ

3,871 people live in Harding, where the median age is 50.2 and the average individual income is $108,471. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

50.2 years

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Around Harding, NJ

There's plenty to do around Harding, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

Walking Score
Somewhat Bikeable
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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Bookworm, Prima Tuxedo, and Sea OTT Swimming.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Shopping 3.98 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 4.6 miles 14 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.4 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.74 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.88 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 4.08 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Harding, NJ

Harding has 1,476 households, with an average household size of 2.62. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Harding do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 3,871 people call Harding home. The population density is 193.03 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


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Median Age

48.28 / 51.72%

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Schools in Harding, NJ

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The following schools are within or nearby Harding. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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Harding Township School
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