The small community of Stanhope Borough enjoys easy access to Interstate 80, making it an ideal setting for tranquil residential neighborhoods that are popular with commuters. The borough has attracted a number of small industries and businesses in the town center and along Route 206, and newcomers are impressed by Stanhope’s desirable village ambiance and friendliness. Superb recreational amenities are available in the surrounding township, including water sports and ice skating at Lake Musconetcong. Stanhope also preserves nearby parkland in its natural state for expanded outdoor adventures. Athletic fields, league sports, playgrounds, tennis courts, camp sites, and miles of multi-purpose trails are all available. Transportation efficiencies include bus service to New York City.