Barnegat Township

Around 1609 Henry Hudson sailed along the coast of New Jersey coming to an inlet which he named Barende-gat, a Dutch word meaning an inlet with breakers. This name was replaced by Barndegat by early mapmakers and later evolved into the present day spelling ofBarnegat.

Upwards of 275 single-family homes sold in Barnegat in 2014 - worth over $55,000,000; some homes selling for well over $1,000,0000, with the average list price at approximately $260,000.

As of the 2010 census, there were 20,936 people, 8,128 households, and 6,039 families residing in the township. The Barnegat Township School District serves public school students in Kindergarten through twelfth grade and has an enrollment of 3,219 students. Schools in the district are four elementary schools, Russell O. Brackman Middle School for grades 6-8 and Barnegat High School for grades 9-12.

Barnegat is located in the southern half of Ocean County and covers an area of approximately 35 square miles. Barnegat is 60 miles east of Philadelphia and 90 miles south of New York City. It is bordered on the east by Barnegat Bay and separated from the Atlantic Ocean by Long Beach Island.

By boat, the ocean is easily accessible from Barnegat through the Barnegat Inlet, along which sits the Barnegat Lighthouse. The bay is part of the Atlantic Inter-coastal Waterway, entered on its north end by the Point Pleasant Canal and connecting on the south end with Little Egg Harbor.

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$287,000
Barnegat, NJ
3
beds
1
baths
Listing courtesy of Vivian Lange
RE/MAX at Barnegat Bay
MOMLS
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$159,000
Barnegat, NJ
2
beds
1
baths
Listing courtesy of Coldwell Banker Home Connection JERSEY
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$287,000
Ocean Township - Waretown, NJ
3
beds
1
baths
Listing courtesy of RE/MAX At Barnegat Bay JERSEY
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$159,000
Barnegat, NJ
2
beds
1
baths
Listing courtesy of Jarrell Oden
Coldwell Banker Home Connection Realty
MOMLS
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$135,596
Barnegat, NJ
2
beds
2
baths
Listing courtesy of Carolyn M Travers
Crossroads Realty Inc-Brick
MOMLS
Updated Jun 27, 2017 1:26:am
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