279 apartments for rent near Picatinny Arsenal, NJ
Apartments in Picatinny Arsenal, NJ
Serving as the headquarters for the US Army Armament Research, Development and Engineering Center, the Picatinny Arsenal sits on 6,400 acres of land that includes Picatinny Lake and Lake Denmark. It dates back to 1880, when the government needed a central storage area for gunpowder during the Civil War. Today, the center specializes in research, development, and acquisition of weapons systems and advanced ammunition. The center serves all branches of the US military.
Picatinny Arsenal is located in Morris County between Jefferson and Rockaway townships. Picatinny Arsenal area apartments can be found in several other communities, as well, including Wharton, Mt. Arlington, Dover, Denville, Roxbury Township, Mine Hill Township, and Victory Gardens. Morristown is roughly 12 miles southeast of the center, while New York City is about 40 miles east.