Located within Newark’s Central Ward, Baxter Park offers affordable, energy-efficient housing to the historic University Heights neighborhood.
With 90 spacious apartments Baxter Park is the first phase of an innovative, mixed-use, mixed income development that is among Newark’s “Greenest”.
Residents of Baxter Park enjoy its convenient location with easy access to the Light Rail System with links to Manhattan via the PATH System and the Newark Airport.
The area also features one of the city’s largest day care centers and is home to the Paul Robeson Galleries at Rutgers University and the Weston Museum at the New Jersey Institute of Technology.
A walkable, bikeable community, Baxter Park offers comfortable living in one of Newark’s most vibrant, revitalized neighborhoods.
Residents In The Spotlight
Ms. Wigfall, 75 years old, participates in all programs. Recently, she went back to school to get her Bachelor’s in Social Work. She is an inspiration to the community.
Councilwoman LaMonica MacGyver
Join our partners in supporting us
Our team continuously strives to make Baxter Park an inclusive, supportive living space. We would like to add televisions, a designated play area for the children, and an intercom system for our residents. Can you help us achieve this goal?