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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This tastefully decorated twin is incredibly affordable and spacious at the same time to get you into a great neighborhood. This home is 100% move-in ready! The front '...
Listing courtesy of The Haddon Group Real Estate Inc.
** Vacant - Professionally cleaned and sanitized** Welcome to 127 West Holly Oaklyn one of the nicest streets in town! You will be greeted with professionally re-finishe...
Listing courtesy of BHHS Fox & Roach-Washington-Gloucester.
Welcome home to 67 Hillcrest, a beautifully maintained 2 bedroom, 1 bath home located in the Newton Lake section of Oaklyn. As soon as you walk up to the home it's obviou...
Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Realty - Moorestown.
Love makes a house a home.Located just steps away from down town , this charming beauty is a two minute walk to to a coffee shop, several restaurants and retail, hair sa...
Listing courtesy of Weichert Realtors - Moorestown.
Quaint and charming cottage on Oaklyn's Eastside features spectacular master suite with walk in closet , double closet, sitting area, window nook, neutral & new wall to w...
Listing courtesy of Coldwell Banker Preferred-Haddonfield.
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