Business View Civil and Municipal | May/June 2022

59 CIVIL AND MUNICIPAL VOLUME 3, ISSUE 5 East Greenwich Township, NEW JERSEY A collaborative community V oted as South Jersey Magazine’s Best Small Town in 2021, East Greenwich Township in Gloucester County is a wonderfully unique place. The unincorporated communities of Mount Royal, Clarksboro, and Mickleton together form East Greenwich, which, as one township, includes 15 square miles and 13,000 residents. The area’s official history goes back to February 10, 1881, when an act of the New Jersey Legislature merged a western portion of Mantua Township and an eastern portion of Greenwich Township, creating East Greenwich Township. Over the last 20 years, its population has risen exponentially as families have been drawn to its low tax rates, excellent school districts, and pro- business policies. AT A GLANCE EAST GREENWICH TOWNSHIP WHAT: A small community with a high quality of life; Population 13,000 WHERE: Gloucester County in New Jersey WEBSITE: