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Living in Ocean Grove, NJ

Living in Ocean Grove, NJ

Nestled between Asbury Park and Bradley Beach, Ocean Grove is a quaint Victorian seaside town. Rich in architecture, the town is a Historical town and has the largest collection of Victorian homes in the country. Ocean Grove is one square mile and is home to 5000 residents. During the summer months there is a tremendous influx of tourists. Great shops and restaurants are found on bustling Main Avenue. Many are drawn to the pristine beaches. And you can listen to summer time concerts at the Great Auditorium.

There are some nuances in buying a home in Ocean Grove, so call The Connolly Agency so that our experienced agents can guide you through the process.


Ocean Grove offers a fine array of real estate options. Whether you are looking for a Victorian style beach home or a condo up on the oceanfront, the agents at The Connolly Agency have the local knowledge and the experience to help you find the home of your dreams.


The Ocean Grove is part of Neptune Township.  School age children attend the Neptune Township schools.  In addition, Ocean Grove 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 60 miles from New York City, Ocean Grove is served by several public and private transportation operations.

Ocean Grove is located along the NJ Transit North Jersey Coast Line, served by train stations in neighboring towns of Asbury Park and Bradley Beach. 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.

Ocean Grove 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 Ocean Grove via ferry from nearby Atlantic Highlands on Seastreak Ferry NJ.

Ocean Grove 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)

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