With its efficient commuter transit system, Newfield Borough is well positioned to continue attracting an increase in commercial, industrial, and residential activity. Students receive a quality education in local public schools, although this area offers private school alternatives and easy access to Rowan University and Gloucester County College. Even Rutgers University is only 30 miles from home. Housing options are diverse, ranging from quaint older homes and rambling farmhouses to newer construction that includes multi-family developments. Recreational amenities in this area include parks, playgrounds, boating areas, athletic fields, tennis courts, and supervised activities for all ages and interests.