Paulus Hook/Exchange Place

195 Washington St
Jersey City, New Jersey 07302

Paulus Hook – Located around historic Hamilton Park on the north west side of Downtown.  The neighborhood is primarily comprised of historic brownstones, luxury high-rise rental buildings and a few minium sized newer construction development including 77 Hudson andFulton's Land at 149 Essex Street.  The area is 5-10 minute walk to the Exchange Place Path station and 10-15 minutes to the Grove Path station. (Includes street west of Van Vorst Street and south of Grand Street:  Warren, Washington, Greene, Hudson, Morris, Sussex, Essex and Dudley Streets.)

Paulus Hook is a fantastic place to live and is considered by many the most desirable neighborhood in all of Downtown Jersey City.  Paulus Hook strikes the perfect balance of peaceful tranquility with its quiet tree lined streets and the modern convenience of today's urban village filled with shops, restaurants, transportation, surrounded by Liberty State Park, Liberty Landing Marina, Hudson River and New York City views. It is a neighborhood on the Hudson River waterfront, located one mile across the river from Downtown.  The waterfront of Paulus Hook is along the basin of the Morris Canal in a park with a segment of Liberty State Park. The Hudson-Bergen Light Rail has a Paulus Hook stop at Essex Street.

Paulus Hook Neighborhood Amenities:

- Steps to Harborside Financial 

-Thriving artist community and numerous galleries.  Check out for local artist event and tours, or the following galleries:,,

-1100 acre Liberty State Park about a mile away where you'll find picnic areas, biking and running trails, LibertyLanding Marina,  Liberty Science Center, ferry service to Ellis and Governor's Island, fishing, and breathtaking NYC skyline and Statue of Liberty views. 

-  Downtown Jersey City offers 11 miles of waterfront, 3 ferry terminals to New York, 3 Path train stations, and is located just 11 miles from the Liberty International Airport.

-Numerous Area restaurants include:  Amelia's Bistro, City Vino, Honshu Sushi, The Iron Monkey, John's pizza, Komegashi, Light Horse Tavern, Presto's, Satis Bistro, and Sky Thai.

-Area Groceries:  J D Asian Grocery Store, Hernandez Mini Market,  Lee's Fruit & Vegetables, Salman Grocery Inc, Subia's Organic Market, Tender Shoot Farm, New Khan Gracery & Halal Meat, Pathmark Pharmacy, C-Town, ShopRite Metro Plaza, BJ'S Wholesale Club.  Also, Fresh Direct and Whole Foods Tribeca deliver in the neighborhood.

-Walkable: gives Downtown Jersey City 98 out of 100 for and calls it a "walker's paradise."


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