BERNARDS TOWNSHIP, NJ — As part of's annual rankings, Bernards Township has been ranked No. 12 in New Jersey among all communities to raise a family.

A Pittsburgh-based company, employs public data sets and millions of reviews to arrive at its rankings.

Bernards Township received an overall grade of A+ from, with the categories of Public Schools and Good for Families also receiving an A+ from It is also rated No. 1 in Somerset County for places to live.

Upper Montclair, Mountain Lakes and Short Hills comprise’s top three places in New Jersey to raise a family in 2020. The full list can be found here