Carteret is a borough located in the County of Middlesex of New Jersey state. This borough is named after one of the first Proprietors of New Jersey state, Sir. G. Carteret and his son P.Carteret, who is said to be the first Royal Governor of New Jersey State. It has a total area of about 13 sq. kms and located at an elevated height of about 14 ft. Education related business ventures are quite prominent in the area. The transportation facility is also quite advanced in the area. The local Urban shopping zone is filled with various retail stores and restaurants in the area.