Pennington is an independent municipality located entirely within the boundaries of Hopewell Township. Pennington together with Hopewell and Hopewell Township comprises the Hopewell Valley Regional School District.
Founded in 1708, the town of Pennington is located in the heart of the Hopewell Valley. Pennington has evolved into a diverse and active community. Its rural flavor and small scale offers a refreshing contrast to the bustle of the near-by New York-Philadelphia corridor yet its proximity to Princeton allows the Pennington residents full access to all the cultural, educational and economic activities the area has to offer. The village population is 2,537. The Township population is 11,590.
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Hopewell Valley Regional School District consists of: 3 Elementary Schools (K-6) 1 Junior High School (7-8) 1 High School (9-12) Total enrollment is 2,817 pupils. 2001 SAT scores (mean) were Verbal 554, Math 593. Average class size is 16-27. There are numerous day care and pre-school centers in Hopewell Township.
Pennington Boro Municipal Info
30 North Main Street
Pennington, NJ 08534-0095