Just eight miles from Princeton and the Route 1 corridor, Hopewell retains a very rural flavor. This beautiful rolling countryside surrounding the Borough of Hopewell is dotted with working farms as well as single-family homes on sizeable lots. The population of the Township is 13,558.
Hopewell Township has many attractions to delight residents of all ages. Hopewell Valley Vineyards, a 25-acre winery, offers regular tours and tastings. Nature lovers will enjoy the green serenity of the Township’s many parks, including Rosedale Park and Washington Crossing State Park, the historical significance of which will enchant any history buff.
Hopewell Valley Regional School District consists of four elementary schools (K-5), one middle school (6-8), and one high school (9-12). Total enrollment is 2,817 pupils. Average class size is 16-27 pupils. The district has been included on the College Board’s AP Honor Roll, and has received national recognition for the strength of its music education programs.
Hopewell Township offers a lovely rural area with a wide diversity of housing options, from older colonials to new developments to gentlemen’s farms. The average home sale price in the Township is approximately $500,000, and the cost of single-family houses in the area ranges from $125,000 to well over $2 million or more.