Allendale is a small town which is primarily residential. It offers a variety of Bergen County real estate options, including single family homes as well as condos and townhomes. There are a small number of industrial and commercial properties. Allendale offers a quaint downtown lined with family owned businesses and restaurants. It makes for an easy commute to Manhattan with the train station conveniently located in town with parking for residents. Allendale’s location provides easy access to N.J. Rt. 17 and numerous shopping malls in the Paramus area.
The town of Allendale is 3.2 square miles. Keeping to its small town appeal, there are three public schools. The elementary school which serves grades K-4 and a middle school which is grades 4-8. The high school, Northern Highlands Regional, was recently ranked in the top ten high schools in New Jersey.