Stirling Real Estate Listings and Information


Stirling is an unincorporated area within Long Hill Township in Morris County, New Jersey. The area is served as United States Postal Service ZIP Code 07980.  As of the United States Census of 2000, the population for ZIP Code Tabulation Area 07980 was 2,499.

NJ Transit has train stops on the Gladstone Branch at the Millington, Stirling, and Gillette Stations to connect east arriving in Newark Broad Street Station in about thirty minutes.

Stirling was settled in 1740. A manufacturing and residential community was developed in the area of the railroad in the decades after the Civil War.

Long Hill Township is a township in Morris County, New Jersey; as of the 2000 United States Census, the township population was 8,777 with a total area of 12.1 square miles, all of it land.

The township consists of four communities: the enclaves of Gillette, Millington, and Stirling, and the hamlet of Meyersville.

Long Hill Township was incorporated as Passaic Township in 1866. In 1922, part of what was then Passaic Township was taken to form Harding Township.  In 1992 the voters elected to change the name of the municipality to Long Hill Township, a change largely driven by the desire to avoid confusion with the City of Passaic, some 22 miles away.

Long Hill Township is located in the most southern part of Morris County.  It is bounded by the Passaic River on the south and west and by the Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge on the north.  It borders both Union and Somerset counties.

The Long Hill Township School System serves public school students in Pre-K through eighth grade. Schools in the district are Gillette School (grades PreK-1), Millington School (grades 2-5) and Central Middle School (grades 6-8).

Long Hill Township's high school students in public school attend Watchung Hills Regional High School in Warren Township.  Students from Long Hill Township and from the neighboring communities of Green Brook Township, Warren Township, and Watchung (in Somerset County) attend the school.

St. Vincent de Paul School is a Catholic school operated under the auspices of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Paterson. 

Some area restaurants include--
- Casa Maya (Mexican), 615 Meyersville Rd., Meyersville
- Thai Thai (Thai), 1168 Valley Rd., Stirling
- Meyersville Inn (Eclectic / Int'l), 632 Meyersville Rd., Gillette
- Chimney Rock Inn (Pizza), 342 Valley Rd., Gillette

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