The County Seat, Jersey City is the second largest city by population in New Jersey, and it shows! You can find every sort of neighbor and neighborhood within the city. The historic downtown area has brownstone and brick row houses as well as modified warehouses and loft-style apartments mixed in between the chic shops and restaurants. Major financial firms occupy much of the downtown waterfront area. Local mom and pop stores occupy the main shopping areas in The Heights where you can find a single or two family home or an apartment above the store. Lincoln Park on the west side of town has public tennis courts, track, barbecue areas – you would think you were in the suburbs!