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Southern Ocean County Area Tour

Southern Ocean County stretches for more than 20 miles along the Atlantic Ocean in New Jersey about 40 miles east of Philadelphia, 70 miles south of New York City and 10 miles north of Atlantic City. Major highways offer residents easy access to all of these metropolitan areas and their international airports.

The area is served by four modern high schools, five middle schools and numerous elementary schools. The widest range of educational, athletic and vocational opportunities is offered to students.

Southern Ocean county Hospital is located in Manahawkin and provides residents with a full array of modern hospital care.

Recreational activities abound. World famous Long Beach Island features the whitest, cleanest beaches in the world. The pristine Barnegat Bay offers boating, fishing, and other water activities. The Pinelands National Wildlife refuge runs along the western border of southern Ocean County and is laced with hiking trails and small rivers for canoeing. More than half of the land on the mainland has been reserved as parks, wildlife refuge or national forest, so the opportunity to enjoy our rich natural resources is ensured well into the future.

Formerly known as primarily a vacation resort area, southern Ocean County today is home to approximately 100,000 year-round residents.

Forked River Home inventory breakdown by property type

Of the 65 homes for sale in Forked River, the breakdown of property types is as follows:
57% Single Family, 28% Land/lot, 3% Condo and 12% Other.

57% Single Family
28% Land/lot
12% Other

Area details, home facts and figures

Homes for sale 58
Average Home Size 1,233 ft² / 115 m²
Price Range ($5,000 - $1,099,900)

Weather in Forked River

The average high temperatures in Forked River range from 41 in January to 85 in July

Average home income in Forked River

The average household income of a Forked River resident is $85,379 with an average home value of $284,395

Population of Forked River

Forked River has 19,577 residents.

Home ownership in Forked River

The average level of home ownership in Forked River is 88%.

Education breakdown of Forked River

Education levels of residents of Forked River include: highschool 42%, associate 7%, bachelor 16%, graduate 7%.

Households in Forked River

Forked River has 7,493 homes, built on average 40 years ago.

Information from in and around Forked River...

You are Viewing 1 to 20 of 58 homes for sale in Forked River. These homes are comprised of Single Family, Land/lot, Condo and Other. The average list price of these property results is 308,489. Prices are shown as US Dollar. For more information on these homes for sale in Forked River please contact our member brokerages to schedule a showing or view an open house.

The 65 homes for sale in Forked River, NJ are represented by 5 member brokerages serving the Forked River area. Member brokerages representing the 65 homes include WEICHERT, REALTORS®, Diane Turton, Realtors, Crossroads Realty, Inc., The Van Dyk Group and Gloria Nilson and Co. Real Estate.