U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > New Jersey
Please register to participate in our discussions with 2 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
View detailed profile (Advanced) or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
Old 08-09-2017, 08:29 PM
6 posts, read 8,216 times
Reputation: 12



I'm looking to buying a house in either Verona, West Caldwell or Roseland in Essex County.

Wonder if someone could tell if the following areas are in the flood zone or have any flooding issues?

1) Runnymede Rd where Egan field is
2) Passaic Avenue between Wilson Elementary School and Westville Avenue Pool
3) Clinton Road next to West Caldwell Public Library
4) Hillside Avenue next to Verona Park/Forest Avenue Elementary School
5) Triangle between Livingston Ave, Eagle Rock Ave, and Becker Farm Rd

Also, is there a definite way to tell if these areas having flooding problem?

I checked out this map here but couldn't zoom in to the area that I'm interested in


thank you!
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

Old 08-10-2017, 08:09 AM
2,505 posts, read 1,605,558 times
Reputation: 1794
Try this instead:
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 08-10-2017, 02:30 PM
Location: NJ
3,576 posts, read 8,188,422 times
Reputation: 2459
I have lived in Essex County for almost 10 years and I have never heard of flooding in any of these towns. There is no major river or body of water in any of these areas. Unless there is some small brook or stream going through the property I would not be concerned.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 08-10-2017, 05:46 PM
Location: Durham NC
1,114 posts, read 1,119,964 times
Reputation: 861
I lived in and around those general areas since the mid '60's and have never seen any flooding problems of any magnitude. By the river in Little Falls and near the Willowbrook Mall is where I would be careful of.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Please register to post and access all features of our very popular forum. It is free and quick. Over $68,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum. Additional giveaways are planned.

Detailed information about all U.S. cities, counties, and zip codes on our site: City-data.com.

Please update this thread with any new information or opinions. This open thread is still read by thousands of people, so we encourage all additional points of view.

Quick Reply

Over $104,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > New Jersey
Follow City-Data.com founder on our Forum or

All times are GMT -6.

© 2005-2017, Advameg, Inc.

City-Data.com - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32 - Top