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12 Ways You Know You Grew Up In A Small Town In New Jersey

Though we’re sandwiched between two big cities and even have a few of our own, we also have some great small towns. From Branchville in Sussex County all the way down to Cape May Point, the state is splattered with tiny towns, each with its own charm. If you grew up in a small town, you can probably relate to many of the scenarios and situations listed below.

Maybe your town sits in the shadow of a city, but bigger isn’t always better. Take pride in your hidden gems and put them in the spotlight; share your tiny town in the comments below.

Kristen Koennemann
Kristen is a freelance writer, editor and social-media manager who really loves her state. She's here to share all that New Jersey has to offer with residents and the rest of the world.