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Living in Spring Lake Heights, NJ

Living in Spring Lake Heights, NJ

Spring Lake Heights is a town located on the Jersey Shore in the southern coastal portion of Monmouth County. It is situated just west of Spring Lake and borders the additional towns of Sea Girt and Wall. Spring Lake Heights offers various shopping areas, restaurants, small businesses and banks.

Spring Lake Heights is home to various styles of homes with a medium sale price of approximately $480,000. It has a current population of approximately 4,700 residents and 2,316 households. The town has a k-8 elementary school. High School students attend Manasquan High School on a sending/receiving agreement.

Spring Lake Heights is surrounded by local parks and churches and Wreck Pond. It is also in close proximately to the beautiful beaches of Spring Lake. The town’s recreation department provides various activities including basketball, tennis, baseball, soccer etc.

Spring Lake Heights is noteworthy for its 28th best place ranking in New Jersey Monthly magazines “Best Places To Live” in New Jersey in 2008. It is also home to the famous Doolan’s Restaurant.


Spring Lake 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 Spring Lake Heights School District consists of one very highly rated public school, The Spring Lake Heights Elementary School for grades K-8, enrolling approximately 360 students per year. For high school, public school students attend Manasquan High School. In addition, Spring Lake Heights 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, Spring Lake Heights is served by several public and private transportation operations.

Spring Lake Heights 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.

Spring Lake Heights 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 Spring Lake Heights via ferry from nearby Atlantic Highlands on Seastreak Ferry NJ.

Spring Lake Heights 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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