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Find Your Next House for Rent in Weehawken, NJ

The very first town you'll find as you cross west through the Lincoln Tunnel away from Midtown Manhattan, Weehawken, N.J., is a community with a variety of business, retail and cultural options befitting its New York City proximity. Homes for rent in Weehawken offer access to a picturesque town with breathtaking views of Manhattan.

4 Interesting Facts About Weehawken for Renters

  • Weehawken was incorporated in 1859, and derives its name from the Algonquian Lenape language. One well-known translation is "rocks that look like trees," which represents the steep cliffs of the Hudson Palisades.
  • A ferry service connected Weehawken and Manhattan from 1700 until 1959.
  • The highly lauded Weehawken School District serves students from pre-kindergarten through grade 12.
  • Weehawken has a variety of public transit options that make getting around easy. The New Jersey Transit system provides bus service to Manhattan and around Hudson County, while the Hudson-Bergen Light Rail brings residents to many towns in New Jersey, including Hoboken and Jersey City

Great Resources for Renters in Weehawken

  • The Weehawken section of NJ.com is the place to read up on the latest news and events relevant to local residents. 
  • Weehawken's website is a good source of public services and civic information.

Things to Do in and Around Weehawken

While nearby New York, with attractions such as Ellis Island, Broadway, Times Square and Yankee Stadium, is pretty hard to beat, Weehawken is no slouch when it comes to cool places. Park Avenue is a great place to experience the local flavor of Weehawken, as it offers a variety of locally owned stores and eateries. King's Bluff, located a stone's throw from the Palisades, is a mesmerizing historical district clustered with dazzling architecture. The Alexander Hamilton Memorial, which commemorates Hamilton's fatal duel with Aaron Burr, is also a top local place of interest.

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Peter Cooper Village/Stuyvesant Town starting at $2897

Peter Cooper Village/Stuyvesant Town starting at $2897

New York, NY 10009 (3.29 miles)

Price: From $2,711

(347) 748-9611

Beds: 1 - 5+, Baths: 1 - 2

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Rivers Edge at Port Imperial

Rivers Edge at Port Imperial

Weehawken, NJ 07086 (1.26 miles)

Price: $1,925-$4,720

(201) 492-5349

Beds: Studio - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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4545 Center Blvd, new Studio, 1 mo free, no fee

4545 Center Blvd, new Studio, 1 mo free, no fee

Long Island City, NY 11109 (3.67 miles) (#1576131)

Price: $2,425

(877) 579-5038

Beds: Studio, Baths: 1

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Peter Cooper Village/Stuyvesant Town starting at $2897

Peter Cooper Village/Stuyvesant Town starting at $2897

New York, NY 10009 (3.29 miles)

Price: From $2,711

(347) 748-9611

Beds: 1 - 5+, Baths: 1 - 2

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Archstone 101 West End

Archstone 101 West End

New York, NY 10023 (2.34 miles)

Price: From $2,690

(347) 748-9606

Beds: Studio - 2, Baths: 1 - 3

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Furnished Studio - Meadowlands

Furnished Studio - Meadowlands

East Rutherford, NJ 07073 (4.46 miles)

Price: From $1,776

(862) 220-4100

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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Furnished Studio - Secaucus

Furnished Studio - Secaucus

Secaucus, NJ 07094 (3.14 miles)

Price: From $1,890

(862) 220-4075

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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Furnished Studio - Secaucus

Furnished Studio - Secaucus

Secaucus, NJ 07094 (1.55 miles)

Price: From $2,310

(862) 220-4055

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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Furnished Studio  - Meadowlands

Furnished Studio - Meadowlands

Rutherford, NJ 07070 (4.77 miles)

Price: From $1,776

(201) 942-5377

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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