Lumberton is a fairly large community that offers homes in a wide range of prices, from town homes in the low-$200s to luxury homes worth over $1M. It is an historic town, with properties dating back as far as the 1700s! But the town has grown steadily through the years, and it is a family-centric neighborhood with many homes being built in the 1980s, 1990s, and 2000s.
Developments include Bobby’s Run, with properties from the 400s to the 600K, with really beautiful parks for running, biking, rollerblading and much more. Coventry Glen is a more of a luxury neighborhood, with upper $600s to just below $1M for executive style homes on larger lots that are great for families. But there are also several more affordable townhouse and condo communities in Lumberton too, with homes available for $150K to $300K.
In many Lumberton areas, young children can walk to school, and high school students attend Rancocas Valley High School. The highly regarded high school has experienced an amazing turnaround from years past, and today offers so much for students with electives, sports, and much more. People think highly the schools in Lumberton, and it’s just one of the things that makes Lumberton so appealing to families.
The Rancocas River runs through Lumberton, so you can go canoeing, visit nature trails, and even see plenty of farmland close to the town. The community features events such as the volunteer Fire Departments night out each year, and there are plenty of opportunities for families and neighbors to gather and celebrate.
Lumberton offers ideal location as a suburb of Philadelphia too. It’s close to I-295, Route 38, the NJ Turnpike, and it’s a short trip both to the city and several fantastic shopping and dining destinations.
Families of all income levels can find a home in Lumberton…whether it’s a couple starting out, an established family looking to relocate, or even retired empty nesters. You can find something that suits your needs and budget perfectly in a first class place to live. Taxes here are slightly cheaper than surrounding towns, making it an even better deal. It’s a popular community with military families as well, with its proximity to McGuire Air Force Base.
By the way, I’m speaking from personal experience…I lived in Lumberton for many years, and raised my children from babies here…it’s been a great gift to my family. We had great neighbors and parent groups, and no one celebrates Halloween like Lumberton does! Lumberton holds a special place in my heart, and I know it will for you too.