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Living in Brielle, NJ

Living in Brielle, NJ

Brielle, NJ

The borough of Brielle is located in southern Monmouth County along the Manasquan River. It is bordered by Manasquan, Wall Township, and Point Pleasant Beach. The town is known as a boaters town with approximately 4 miles of waterfront along the Manasquan River, Glimmerglass, and Debbie’s Creek, all of which are salt water or tidal. Brielle is in close proximity to the Manasquan Beaches. The town also offers shops, restaurants, and small businesses.

Brielle is home to a variety of different style homes with a medium sale price of $525,000. It has a current population of nearly 4,800 residents and 1,805 households.
Brielle is surrounded by picturesque parks, several bodies of water and marinas. The town hosts a recreation department which provides various activities including basketball, tennis, soccer, baseball, etc.

Brielle houses the Manasquan River Golf Club which is a 140 acres course with 18 holes as well as the Manasquan Yacht Club, both member establishments.


Brielle offers a fine array of real estate options. Whether you are looking for a single family home or a condo alternative, the agents at The Connolly Agency have the local knowledge and the experience to help you find the home of your dreams.


The Brielle School District consists of one very highly rated public school, Brielle Elementary School for grades K-8, enrolling approximately 700 students per year. For high school, public school students attend Manasquan High School. In addition, Brielle students can attend Red Bank Regional High School, or one of the five academy nationally-ranked schools in the Monmouth County Vocational School District. There are also a variety of private and parochial schools at both the elementary and high school levels in the immediate area.


Located approximately 65 miles from New York City, Brielle is served by several public and private transportation operations.

Brielle is located along the NJ Transit North Jersey Coast Line, served by train stations in neighboring towns of Manasquan and Spring Lake. This line runs from Bayhead, NJ, in the south to Hoboken, NJ, Newark Penn Station, and New York City Penn Station and connects riders to Amtrack and Newark Airport.

Brielle is served by NJ Transit Buses with routes throughout New Jersey.

In addition, a number of private commuter bus companies operate in the area, including Academy Bus (www.academybus.com), providing daily service to New York City, Philadelphia, Atlantic City and points between.

Commuters and visitors to New York City can travel from Brielle via ferry from nearby Atlantic Highlands on Seastreak Ferry NJ.

Brielle is served by several nearby international and regional airports offering a variety of travel options.

Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR), Newark NJ (50 miles)
JFK International Airport (JFK), Jamaica NY (70 miles)
Philadelphia International Airport (PHL), Philadelphia, PA (83 miles)
Atlantic City International Airport (ACY), Atlantic City NJ (70 miles)
Monmouth Executive Airport (BLM), Wall Township NJ (8 miles)

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