East Windsor was settled by the Dutch and English in 1797. East Windsor Township with its beautiful tree lined neighborhoods is less than an hour away from the Jersey Shore, New York City and Philadelphia. Princeton, Trenton and New Brunswick, offers a wide array of cultural, historical and recreational events. East Windsor is a very desirable community offering semi-rural living. East Windsor is located in central New Jersey, Mercer County. It borders Middlesex and Monmouth counties and is close to West Windsor, Cranbury, and Monroe Township and not far from Freehold.
With an excellent, highly rated public school system, first-rate recreational facilities including parks, lakes, picnic areas, basketball courts, athletic fields, jogging paths and tennis courts, and a reputation for being a "safe community" East Windsor continues to attract young couples and families seeking a better life style.