Oaklyn is a borough in Camden County, situated along Rt. 30, making it extremely convenient for any commuters who need highway access or relatively close proximity to Philadelphia. Bordering Newton Lake, Oaklyn covers .65 square miles. Though it may be small in size, the town does boast over 1800 households. In 2017 a number of revitiaization efforts are on the agenda, to bolster the downtown area and community activities. If you are looking to find homes for sale in Oaklyn, you can begin by browsing the newest listings on this page, or use the search function to see all the properties for sale in Oaklyn, NJ
Oaklyn is a borough that is located in Camden County, which is located in New Jersey. The borough dates all the way back to March 13, 1905 when it was incorporated as a borough by the New Jersey legislature. The area that is now known as Oaklyn had once been a part of Haddon Township.
Oaklyn covers just 0.7 of a mile and of that land over 11% is covered by water. The area had once been very thick forest and was home to the Lenni Lanape Native Americans. The Lenni Lanape lived on the land until 1681 when the Delaware River brought Quakers to the area. The Quakers bought 250 acres of the land from the Lenni Lanape tribe and this land became known as the Newton Colony. The dense forests were cleared and the land was readied for farming as the colony grew very quickly, with two highways being built to accommodate those that were coming to and from the area. Those trails still exist today and are known as the Black Horse Pike and the White Horse Pike. Eventually a racetrack was built, that attracted more people than ever.
Eventually all of the farms were divided into two different developments called Oakland and Beautiful, but in 1894 the name was changed to Oaklyn. Today Oaklyn borders Audubon, Audubon Park, Collingswood, and Haddon Township. The area still has a lot of historic homes and sights that are interesting to those that live in the area as well as those that are just passing through.
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Welcome Home! The old world charm this home once possessed has been brought back to life, with a touch of modern upgrades to round off this gorgeous renovation! The origi...
Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Realty - Cherry Hill.
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Listing courtesy of Realty Mark Properties SJI Holdings LLC.
Take a look! This Dutch Colonial twin home can be brought back to its original charm with some TLC. Drive down this quiet side street and enter the home thorough the encl...
Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Realty-Medford.
The sole twin on the market in this section of Oaklyn! This affordable 3 bedroom home sits on a corner lot in the quietest and most lovely section of Oaklyn. High ceili...
Listing courtesy of Coldwell Banker Preferred-Haddonfield.
DOUBLE LOT and A HUGE DRIVEWAY. Fall in love with this charming one of a kind Cape Cod Home on a double lot! This home is situated on a large piece of ground, with manicu...
Listing courtesy of RE/MAX Preferred - Cherry Hill.
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