About Belleville, NJ

When you are looking for a suburban lifestyle that is not too far removed from the big city, look no further than Belleville. This area has been known as Belleville, which means \beautiful city\ in French, since 1797, and it has been a township since 1981. Since the beginning of the 21st century, population growth in Belleville has been pretty steady, offering residents a steady pace of life right on the very outskirts of the Newark and New York City metro area.