Wantage Township New Jersey

888 State Highway 23

The Wantage Township Community

See the News and Notices page for upcoming community events.

Groups, Clubs, and Organizations

Wantage Township has numerous groups, clubs, and organizations. They are service and social groups and most welcome new members. See Community Organizations page.

Sussex-Wantage Library

Wantage is home to a branch of the Sussex County library system, with an active Friends of the Library group. Click here for the County Library website. Click here for the Friends of the Sussex-Wantage Library website.

Wantage Schools

Wantage is part of the public Sussex-Wantage Regional and the High Point Regional school districts. The Sussex Christian School is a local private-school option. Sussex County Community College is located in Newton.

Sports and Recreation

This sports and recreation information is posted as a courtesy to our residents. Organizations are responsible for updating us with correct information. If you see incorrect information posted here, please contact us. Thank you.


Sussex-Wantage Little League Website: swllbaseball.com. Email: info@swllbaseball.com.


Sussex-Wantage Youth Basketball League


Cheer and competitive cheer for HP Hawks football. No contact info provided Facebook page


Black Bear Cycling Mountain bike club, all ages and abilities. Website: blackbearcycling.com

Skylands Cycling All ages; competitive and recreational. Website: skylandscycling.org


High Point Hawks Football No contact info providedFacebook page


Wantage Township Recreation sponsors a variety of events and programs. Events will be posted on the News and Announcements page. E-mail: nicole@wantagetwp-nj.org


There are several 5k race/walks events held at Woodbourne Park during the year. The track at High Point Regional High School may be used by the public when not in use by the school.


High Point United Soccer Club Website: hpusc.org | Facebook


Sussex-Wantage Girls Youth Softball. Information can be found on the league's website highpointsoftball.com or Facebook page

North Jersey Senior Men’s Softball League For players age 50+. For more information contact Gene Stracco at genestracco@optimum.net. Website: northjerseyseniormenssoftballleague.com


High Point High School Courts are open to the public when not in use by school.


Sussex Wantage Wrestling Club e-mail: swwrestlingclub@gmail.com

Sussex County

See the official website of Sussex County

Post Office

Although the local post office is located in Wantage Township, it is referred to as the Sussex Post Office. The post office is located in the Acme shopping center, 455 Route 23. Addressing mail: Residents may use Wantage (rather than Sussex) as their town using the zip code of 07461.

Historic Wantage

In existance for over 200 years, Wantage Township has a rich history. See the Historic Wantage page for history information.


Interested in serving our community as a member of a board, committee, or commission? Please download the Citizen Leadership Form, complete, and return to the Township Administration Office.