Sylvan Lakes is a residential neighborhood of detached single family residences. Here are found homes built in every decade from the 1920s through the 1990s. Median age is ca. 1956. Interior living space ranges from less than 1,000 to more than 2,000 sq. ft. About half the homes have full basements; less than half have attached garages. Lots range from less than 1/5th to more than 3/4 of an acre with a median slightly less than 1/3rd of an acre. Homes range from 1 to 4 bedrooms with 1 to 2-1/2 baths. Some properties back to Sylvan Lake and Sylvan Lake Park.
Sylvan Lakes lies west of Rancocas Road and High Street between Mill Road (north) and 19th Street (south).