Point Pleasant is a beautiful place to live. Located in Ocean County, the town is a popular area for families looking for either a suburban or small-town feel.
The schools in town are highly ranked, with nearly half of the student population taking advanced placement classes. The school district’s sports programs are also rated high, and all major team sports are offered. Preschool programs are available through the Park District as well.
Professionals will enjoy the easy access to The Garden State Parkway, Route 35, and many other major highways to make their commute much easier. There is also an NJ Transit station directly in town for those interested in taking the train instead of driving.
As far as entertainment, you will not be bored in Point Pleasant. The town is home to Jenkinson’s Boardwalk. This mile-long boardwalk is a popular destination for tourists and locals alike. It is full of fun family activities, as well as all the boardwalk dining favorites you can think of like saltwater taffy, cotton candy, fries, and pizza. If you are looking for a fun night out, there are many bars and restaurants to accommodate planned or spontaneous dinner plans.
Besides the beach and boardwalk, the town offers a plethora of unique restaurants, cafes, and shopping in the downtown area. In addition, the town is also home to The Vintage Auto Museum of New Jersey. Visitors can check out cars from every decade with an impressive display that rotates every two months.
Point Pleasant has a growing arts scene that attracts an eclectic mix of unique businesses and organizations. Its historic buildings and homes, some several hundred years old, give the entire town a vintage beach-town vibe.
If you are interested in either Point Pleasant or Point Pleasant Beach for your new home, let us know!