Living in Northfield
Northfield is located in Atlantic County and is a suburban community conveniently located for commuting. Atlantic City is only 20 minutes away, Philadelphia is a 1 1/2 hour drive, New York is approximately 2 1/2 hours from the city and Washington D.C. is about 3 hours via Cape May Ferry.
Since homes are just off the ocean, there are plenty of water activities to take advantage of. Visitors and residents enjoy all types of fishing: from deep sea fishing to pier fishing to surf fishing. Other popular activities include boating, parasailing, swimming, water-skiing and more.
Non-water activities are plentiful, too. Just minutes away you’ll find berry picking, golf courses, hiking trails and parks, lakes and rivers and a winery. It also has many great comedy clubs and blues bars for great entertainment. There are restaurants offering a variety of cuisine and prices for every taste-bud. If shopping is what you like, you’ll enjoy the many shopping spots.
Students are served by the Northfield Community Schools and Mainland Regional High School. K-8th grade attend Northfield Community Schools while students in grades 9th through 12th attend the Mainland Regional High School, which is located in nearby Linwood.
As the center of our community, the Schools provides our children the opportunity to achieve their greatest potential and prepares them to compete and excel in the global 21st century society.
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