Middlesex County (New Jersey)
Middlesex County is squarely in the center of New Jersey, about midway between New York City and Philadelphia. Population is approximately 750,000. Area is about 318 sq. miles covering 25 cities and towns.
- New Brunswick — the county seat
- East Brunswick
- Highland Park
- North Brunswick
- Old Bridge
- Perth Amboy
You can find a map of the county (PDF) at this state government site.
Middlesex County is served by major interstate highways, including US 1, I-295, I-287, the New Jersey Turnpike (I-95) and Garden State Parkway.
Jersey Transit buses travel throughout the county.
NJ Transit buses run throughout the county. Driving by private car is easy and parking is generally plentiful. Rush hour congestion across major arteries (such as the Raritan River Bridge between New Brunswick and Highland Park) can be exasperating if you are in a hurry.
- Hilton East Brunswick Hotel and Executive Meeting Center, 3 Tower Center Boulevard, ☎ +1 732-828-2000. Check-in: 16:00, check-out: 12:00. 405 guest rooms and 14000 square feet of meeting space.
- DoubleTree Somerset Hotel and Executive Meeting Center, 200 Atrium Drive, Somerset, NJ 08873, ☎ +1 732-469-2600. 364 guest rooms and suites and 52,000 square feet of meeting space.