Chatham is a delightful area to live in, made up of Chatham Borough and Chatham Township (often referred to as ‘The Chathams’). Just 25 miles west of New York City, this area has stellar school systems, a vast library, and an exciting downtown (which includes the train station to NYC). The downtown area is an inviting area and easily walkable, filled with cafés, local shops, delis, and boutiques. Chatham is also home to many well-maintained parks (e.g. Reasoner Park) and engaging community events. Overall, Chatham has a tight-knit atmosphere perfect for families, and is among the best suburbs to live in New Jersey.