Branchburg is a small township located in the County of Somerset. Branchburg has a total area of about 52 sq. kms and is situated at an elevated height of about 200 ft. from the ground. The Raritan river is located nearby. The social service department of the tpwn is quite advanced with a number of police and fire stations in the vicinity. The School District in the Township of Branchburg operates a number of schools in the area. The tourism sector is developping with an increased number of visitors flocking in the town every year. This further aided by the well connected transportation facilities.