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Van Vorst Park Real Estate

Welcome to Van Vorst Park

As its name suggests, Van Vorst Park is a vibrant community anchored by one of Jersey City’s most pristine green spaces. In addition to the nearby park, this neighborhood also boasts its own historic district, resident-maintained gardens, and even its own farmers market. And while Van Vorst Park might seem like a natural oasis in the middle of a big city, it’s still conveniently located north of Grand Street, east of the Turnpike Extension, and south of Christopher Columbus Drive. 

Thinking about making a move to Van Vorst Park? We’d love to show you around!

Van Vorst Park at a Glance


  • Bounded by Paulus Hook, Turnpike Extension, and Columbus Drive
  • Near Jersey City Medical Center
  • Home of Town Hall and local libraries


  • Mix of single-family homes, historic properties, and condos
  • Average home price is around $863k
  • Median price per square foot hovers near $667

Selling Your Van Vorst Park Home?

Whether you’re just curious about your home’s value or you’re eager to sell, we’ll use our knowledge of recent sales in Van Vorst Park to price your home right. Tell us about your home to get started!

Spotlight Features of the Community

Van Vorst Park

A dog park, playgrounds and trails, and even a Monday farmers market await at Van Vorst Park. This captivating green space spans two acres, and it also hosts a variety of events throughout the year. Come mingle with neighbors at Shakespeare in the Park or attend a film screening every Wednesday throughout the summer!


As one of the most popular restaurants in all of JC, Razza has developed a global reputation for its wood-fired pizzas and fresh takes on Italian cuisine. This one-of-a-kind eatery has been lauded by publications like The New York Times and Thrillist—in fact, some die-hard fans might even say it’s better than any pizzeria in Manhattan! 

Van Vorst Park Attractions

The Details on Van Vorst Park

Things to Do

Feeling hungry? Want to shop the day away? No matter what you’re in the mood for, you’ll have no trouble finding fun around Van Vorst Park. If you really want to live like a local, try sampling some bistro-inspired cuisine from The Kitchen Step or pick up a unique find from Kanibal & Co. 


Unsurprisingly, Van Vorst Park has its fair share of green space—but this neighborhood showcases more than just its namesake park. Take a stroll around City Hall Park, rent a Citibike to tour Jersey City on wheels, or take a quick drive to J Owen Grundy Park for some stunning panoramas of Manhattan.

Local Transit

Van Vorst Park is served by the Grove Street PATH Station, as well as the Marin Boulevard Light Rail stop. Many residents also take advantage of the neighborhood’s bike share system to get around locally. Need to commute into Manhattan? Just use the Holland Tunnel to reach the city in a half hour.

Discover the Lifestyles of JC

Does Van Vorst Park sound like the perfect community for you? If so, we’d love to show you around! Take a look at available homes for sale, or contact Trompeter Real Estate for more local information. We look forward to helping you embrace a unique lifestyle in Hudson County!