Last updated: April 16, 2015 (1 week ago)
Listing created on: May 10, 2010

Ecovillage New Jersey

(Princeton, New Jersey, United States)

Mission Statement:

Diverse ecovillage in NJ

Community Description:

We’d like to establish a community with about 40 very green residences, an organic farm, and some employment opportunities on-premises.


  • Adult Members: 1
  • Visitors accepted: Yes
  • Open to new Members: Yes
  • Additional Comments: not exclusionary

    to be determined

Social Factors

  • Common Spiritual Practice(s): Ecumenical (accepts all religions or spiritual practices)
  • Education Style(s): Up to each individual


  • Decision Making: Other
  • Identified Leader: No
  • Leadership Core Group: Yes

Land and Buildings

  • Housing Provided: Not yet, we aspire to do so.
  • Location: Small Town
  • Land owned by: Other
  • Planned number of residences: 40
  • Additional Comments: planned

    not begun

    35 planned

Labor and Money

  • Shared Income: Members have completely independent finances
  • Shared Expenses: Little or no share of expenses


  • Shared meals: 2-5 times per week
  • Current food produced: Determined by Individuals or Households.
  • Dietary Choice or Restrictions: Not at all important – people may eat however they individually choose.
  • Dietary Practice: Mostly Vegetarian
  • Alcohol Use: Yes, used seldomly, or ceremoniously.
  • Tobacco Use: Yes, used seldomly, or ceremoniously.
  • Additional comments: planned


Community Network or Organization Affiliations

Global Ecovillage Network (GEN), Coho/US


New Jersey

We happily link to the following organizations, all of whom share our strong commitment to promoting community and a more cooperative world:
Cohousing The Federation of Egalitarian Communities - Communes Coop Community Cooperative Sustainable Intentional North American Students of Cooperation Global Ecovillage Network
Special thanks to the sponsors of our Art of Community Events.