Ocean County Homes
Homes For Sale in Ocean County
Ocean County - Historic Charm with new Infrastructure and community services. Offering a unique combination of small historic neighborhoods, large thriving townships, modern up-to-date schools, major medical facilities, and a positive business climate. Ocean County is the perfect place to own a home and raise a family.
Ocean County is the second largest county in New Jersey, making up much of the central New Jersey coastline. Ocean County ccontains a major army base (Fort Dix), Lakehurst Navel Air Base,Six Flags Theme Park, Hurricane Harbor Water Park, a minor league baseball team ballpark the Lakewood Blueclaws, The Ritacco Center, The historic Strand Theater and the famous Toms’ River little league facility.
Recreation areas are located throughout the county with some careful attention to major areas of interest. Several festivals and events occur throughout the year in Ocean County, including the Toms River Parades, Island Heights Sail-fest, The Point Pleasant seafood fest and numerous Nature festivals at various locations throughout the county.
The county is 638.1 square miles and maintains a population of over 550,000 persons in around 200,000 households. Ocean County has 66 elementary schools, 17 middle schools, and 20 high schools 106 in total. The county ccontains several small airports and seaports, but usage is predominantly recreational and military. Two county golf courses are located in Ocean County – Ocean County Golf Course at Little Egg Harbor and Ocean County Golf Course at Forge Pond in Brick and for the more avid golfers Eagle Ridge Golf Club or Woodlake Country Club in Lakewood, The Toms River Country Club or Sea Oaks Country Club in Little Egg Harbor may be of interest. Major Shopping Centers are strategically located throughout the entire county. Downtown shopping districts to Major Shopping centers, outlets and malls provide a shopping experience for everyone.
Ocean County offers the perfect neighborhood for every buyer, weather it be a quaint summer cottage, a new home for the growing family, or a luxury oceanfront estate. Ranked 39th among 274 areas nationwide and rated one of the "Best Places to live", by Inc.& Money magazine.
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