Middletown Township

Middletown @ the Jersey Shore… “The Biggest Small Town in New Jersey…”

Middletown Township is a township in Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the township had a total population of 66,522,  23,236 are, of which, households, and 18,000 of those households are  families.  67% of households are married couples with out of which 38% have children under the age of 18 in the home.  The median income for a family is $101,747 and the median age is 39.

It is no accident that Middletown Township has been included in MONEY Magazine’s Top 100 Places to Live in America three times. A strong sense of community, low crime rate, great schools, rich history, and wealth of cultural and leisure activities are a few of the reasons Middletown is an ideal place to live.  Middletown Township’s Parks & Recreation Department offers more than 48 parks throughout 42 square miles including many with tennis and basketball courts, playground equipment, athletic fields and/or picnic areas.  The Middletown parks system offers an ideal family friendly environment for outdoor activities and recreation.

Middletown has an extensive and successful public school district consisting of 17 public schools, with a student population of more than 10,000.  The district is made up of twelve K-5 Elementary Schools, three grade 6-8 middle schools and two high schools for grades 9-12.  Along with public education, Middletown Township is home to two private high schools – Christian Brothers Academy (CBA) is an all boys College preparatory school and Mater Dei High School is a four-year Catholic coeducational high school in the New Monmouth section.  Middletown also hosts a public magnet school, High Technology High School, which is located in the Lincroft section of town and is part of the Monmouth County Vocational School District.  There are also three private grammar schools, Saint Mary in New Monmouth, Saint Leo the Great School, and Oak Hill Academy in Lincroft.

Middletown is part of the Bayshore Regional Strategic Plan, an effort by nine municipalities in northern Monmouth County to reinvigorate the area’s economy by emphasizing the traditional downtowns, dense residential neighborhoods, maritime history, and the natural beauty of the Raritan Bayshore coastline.

 There’s a diverse selection of real estate available to suit your needs from condos to townhomes to single family homes and employment opportunities ranging from the small local business to some of the County’s largest employers.

If you have questions about homes in Middletown, please call 732-513-0039 to discuss your preferences.

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 Middletown Township information: http://www.middletownnj.org/

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