Located across the Hudson River from Manhattan, Elizabeth, New Jersey has a population of around 127,000 people. Aside from being one of the busiest port cities in the world, it is also a city of diverse neighborhoods, ethnic qualities and is one of the 50 greenest towns in the country.
Elizabeth is a remarkably walkable city. In the right neighborhoods you will be able to do most of your shopping, eating, and drinking on foot - and should you find yourself in one of the \less\ walkable areas you still won't be to far from the action! NJ Transit runs the city's public transit system, and offers Trains, Light Rail, and Buses to get you around the city.