Somerset Brownstone is located in the Central Ward of Newark, New Jersey. This is an urban
neighborhood known as Springfield/ Belmont that is primarily African American.
According to Wikitravel “The Central Ward has roughly 55,000 residents and it’s home to many historic sites, including the Metropolitan Baptist Church, the Krueger mansion, the Abyssinian Baptist Church, and Eberhardt Hall, which is now part of the NJIT campus.”
The ward hosts exceptional colleges and universities including Berkeley College, NJIT, Rutgers (UMDNJ), Essex County College, and Seton Hall University School of Law.
There is a park with a playground and walking path for residents and park visitors to utilize at their leisure.