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Ocean County is located 50 miles east of Philadelphia, PA, 70 miles south of New York, NY and 25 miles north of Atlantic City, NJ. Ocean County is home to many tourist attractions including Island Beach State Park, Long Beach Island, Six Flags Great Adventure, home of the world's tallest, fastest roller coaster, Kingda Ka. Ocean County is also a gateway to New Jersey's Pine Barrens. The state's largest suburban school district, Toms River Regional Schools, is located in the county. It is also home to Mantoloking (population 423), the wealthiest community in the state of New Jersey. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,372 km² (916 sq mi). 1,648 km² (636 sq mi) of it is land and 724 km² (280 sq mi) of it (30.53%) is water. It is the second largest county by area in New Jersey. Much of the county is flat and coastal, and boasts some of the most beautiful beaches in the nation. The highest point is one of three unnamed hills (one in Jackson Township, the other two in Plumsted Township) that reach at least 230 feet (70 m) in elevation. The lowest elevation in the county is sea level.

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    Lavallette is a Borough in Ocean County, New Jersey, United States. As of the United States 2000 Census, the borough population was 2,665. Lavallette is situated on the Barnegat Peninsula, a long, narrow barrier peninsula that separates Barnegat Bay from the Atlantic Ocean.

    Lavallette was incorporated as a borough by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on December 21, 1887, from portions of Dover Township (now Toms River Township), based on the results of a referendum held two days earlier.

    Lavallette was named for Elie A. F. La Vallette, one of the first rear admirals appointed in the United States Navy when President Abraham Lincoln created the rank in July 1862, and the father of Albert T. Lavallette, co-founder of the borough.

    New Jersey Monthly magazine ranked Lavallette as its 8th best place to live in its 2008 rankings of the "Best Places To Live" in New Jersey.

    Lavallette is located at 39°58′7″N, 74°4′18″W (39.968481, -74.071647)[7].

    According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 0.9 square miles (2.4 km²), of which, 0.8 square miles (2.1 km²) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.3 km²) of it (12.90%) is water.

    There are eight protected ocean beaches designated for swimming as well as two on the Barnegat Bay and several designated specifically for surfing and surf-fishing. The borough offers tennis, boccie, shuffleboard, basketball and roller blading opportunities on the mainland while Barnegat Bay provides boating, sailing, windsurfing and other water sports.

    There are also band concerts and Movies on the Bay, held at the Centennial Gazebo and Gardens located at Philadelphia Avenue and the bayfront.
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    Dover Beaches South more commonly known as Ortley Beach is a census-designated place and unincorporated area located within Toms River Township, in Ocean County, New Jersey. As of the United States 2000 Census, the CDP population was 1,594. It is more commonly called Ortley Beach. toms river Beaches South is situated on the Barnegat Peninsula, a long, narrow barrier peninsula that separates Barnegat Bay from the Atlantic Ocean.

    Toms River Township is split by the United States Census Bureau into three CDPs; Toms River CDP on the mainland comprising over 95% of the Township's population, along with Toms River Beaches North and Toms River Beaches South.

    Toms River Beaches South is located at 39°57′16″N, 74°4′32″W (39.954568, -74.075679)[3].

    According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 2.8 km² (1.1 mi²). 1.6 km² (0.6 mi²) of it is land and 1.2 km² (0.4 mi²) of it (42.06%) is water.
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  • Seaside Heights is a Borough in Ocean County, New Jersey, United States. As of the United States 2000 Census, the borough population was 3,155. Seaside Heights is situated on the Barnegat Peninsula, a long, narrow barrier peninsula that separates Barnegat Bay from the Atlantic Ocean.

    Seaside Heights was incorporated as a borough by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on February 26, 1913, from portions of both Berkeley Township and Dover Township (now Toms River Township), based on the results of a referendum held on March 25, 1913.[5]

    Seaside Heights is a resort community, with a beach, an amusement-oriented boardwalk, and numerous clubs and bars, making it a popular destination. Seaside Heights calls itself, "Your Home For Family Fun Since 1913!"[6] Peak months are July and August, but the season actually runs March-October. Summer population explodes upwards to thirty thousand persons.[7] Route 37 in Toms River is routinely gridlocked on Friday afternoons in the summer months as vacationers pack the barrier islands.

    The Seaside Heights Boardwalk has been featured worldwide, most notably by MTV in 1998 and 2002.

    Casino Pier and Funtown Pier are amusement parks, each situated on a pier extending approximately 300 feet (100 meters) into the Atlantic Ocean. Breakwater Beach, formerly known as Water Works, is a water park situated across the street from Casino Pier. The boardwalk itself offers many family-friendly attractions from arcades, to beaches, to the wide variety of foods and desserts, all within walking distance. Seaside Heights hosted the AVP volleyball tournament for 2 years during the Summers of 2006 and 2007.
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    Seaside Park is a Borough in Ocean County, New Jersey, United States. As of the United States 2000 Census, the borough population was 2,263. Seaside Park is situated on the Barnegat Peninsula, a long, narrow barrier peninsula that separates Barnegat Bay from the Atlantic Ocean.

    What is now Seaside Park was a section of Dover Township (now known as Toms River Township) until the creation of Berkeley Township in 1875. The area then became known as the “Sea Side Park” section of Berkeley Township. Over the next twenty-five years, lots were sold, houses and roads were built, and the population of Seaside Park began to slowly grow.

    On March 3, 1898, New Jersey Senate President Foster M. Voorhees, the acting Governor of New Jersey, signed a bill incorporating “Sea Side Park” as an independent borough, created from portions of Berkeley Township.[3] Originally, the town ran from 14th Avenue to North Avenue, about half its present size. An area known as the Berkeley Tract, north of the original area of the borough, was annexed on or about May 12, 1900.

    As the community grew, the name of the borough lost a space. In 1914, a newly-appointed municipal clerk wrote the name of the town as “Seaside Park” in the council minutes. This practice continues to this day.

    Seaside Park is located at 39°55′38″N, 74°4′39″W (39.927154, -74.077602)[5]. According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 0.8 square miles (2.0 km²), of which, 0.6 square miles (1.7 km²) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.3 km²) of it (14.47%) is water.
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    50 Lincoln Avenue
    Seaside Heights
    New Jersey 08751
    United States
    Only steps away from heart pounding and thrilling night clubs including BAMBOO, KARMA, HEMINGWAY'S, MERGE, LUNA ROSA, SURF CLUB, and MORE!

    Less than 1/2 Block from the famous Seaside Heights Beach and Boardwalk.
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    50 Lincoln Avenue
    Seaside Heights
    New Jersey 08751
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    Welcome to the website of Dry Dock Beach Houses on the sunny shores of Seaside Heights, New Jersey!
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    708C Bay Boulevard
    Seaside Heights
    New Jersey 08751
    United States
    “Offering our own Award Winning Luxury Homes, Cottages & Suitesâ€

    All of our properties are owned, managed and rented by Lazy River Rentals offering our Guests the best accommodations in the Seaside Heights & Seaside Park area.
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    600 West Central Avenue
    Seaside Heights
    New Jersey 08751
    United States
    The Metropole Motel and Apartments is a first class deluxe family lodging establishment in the splendid seaside town of Seaside Heights, New Jersey!
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    108 Boulevard
    Seaside Heights
    New Jersey 08751
    United States
    Offshore Motel offer cozy Rooms and are just 1 block from the Blue Atlantic Shore, Beach, and Boardwalk amusements.
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    1211 Boulevard
    Seaside Heights
    New Jersey 08751
    United States
    Come visit charming Seaside Heights New Jersey and enjoy all the comforts the Palm Villa Suites Motel has to offer. With years of experience, we cater to the vacation desires of families and couples.
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    1402 Boulevard
    Seaside Heights
    New Jersey 08751
    United States
    We would like to welcome you to theSands Properties. Come and enjoy the salt air, sandy beaches, entertainment and amusement parks, just one short block from the boardwalk.
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    133 Carteret Avenue
    Seaside Heights
    New Jersey 08751
    United States
    Sun, Fun, and the Ocean! These are the reasons why people come to the New Jersey Shore! Our hotel, the Seaport Motel, is located only a short two (2) blocks away from the beach and boardwalk! Walk down the block to see the Jersey Shore House!
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    45 Hamilton Avenue
    Seaside Heights
    New Jersey 08751
    United States
    Dining, and nightly club entertainment, waterpark and full watersports, crabbing, fishing, minature golf, two amusement parks, mile-long boardwalk with over two hundred stands and food and games.
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    45 DuPont Avenue
    Seaside Heights
    New Jersey 08751
    United States
    We are a family owned and operated luxurious lodging establishment!

    Here you will find some of the finest accommodations available in Seaside Heights for your class prom! We host a spacious pool with a picturesque outdoor courtyard! A majority of our rooms are spacious "suite-like" consisting of Two King Beds and Sofa Bed.
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