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08226, NJ Real Estate

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Ocean City, New Jersey is one of the most popular tourist towns on the East Coast of the United States. What was once a seven-mile long strip of sand dunes and swampland has now become the main tourist attraction of Cape May County. Offering access to miles and miles of fantastic beaches and tons of entertainment options for every age group, Ocean City real estate has become exceedingly popular amongst a diverse crowd of homebuyers in recent years.

The biggest draw for Ocean City homes for sale is, clearly, the beach. Residents and visitors can buy inexpensive daily, weekly, or seasonal passes for access to safe, well-groomed beaches. A good portion of Ocean City area real estate hosts second, summer, and vacation homes; however, many buyers decide to enjoy the city’s ocean access year round via permanent residence.

Ocean City’s most famous tourist attraction is its nationally recognized boardwalk. The boardwalk runs parallel to the beach for two and a half miles, and offers fun shopping and dining options to beach-goers. Many owners of Ocean City real estate particularly enjoy catching shows, exhibitions, and concerts at the Ocean City Music Pier. Additionally, Ocean City’s location, 25 minutes from Atlantic City and just over an hour from Philadelphia, makes the city an appealing place to live for those willing to explore out of town entertainment and career options.

Although Ocean City, NJ takes pride in creating a family-friendly atmosphere, Ocean City houses for sale tend to attract mostly singles, retirees, or married families without kids. The 2010 census showed that only about 14% of households in the area included children under 18. The city was named Best Family Beach in 2005 and has never allowed the sale of alcohol within its limits, factors that make the resort attractive to vacationing families. Permanent residents of Ocean City, however, consist of an older, more financially stable crowd, as well as younger singles looking to take advantage of the numerous service and entertainment jobs available.

Ocean City real estate gives you access to a fun, vacation-like culture, friendly neighbors, and lots of beach time. Young folks come here looking for an adventure, while older folks come looking to get away from the rigors of big-city living. Ocean City has it all, that’s why Prudential Fox & Roach offers real estate listings by city to help you find the home you’re looking for in a city you’ll love.

Contact your local Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, Fox & Roach agent today for more information on Ocean City real estate and homes for sale!

 

 

Most Recent Homes for Sale in 08226, NJ

125 E Atlantic Blvd
$2,750,000 
125 E Atlantic Blvd
Ocean City, NJ

6 Beds, 5/1 Baths
Listed --
Courtesy of Peter Madden, BHHS FOX and ROACH-Battersea OC
827 St. James
$1,229,900 
827 St. James
Ocean City, NJ

5 Beds, 3/1 Baths
Listed --
Courtesy of Michael Contino, BHHS FOX and ROACH-Simpson OC
3312 Central Ave 1
$949,000 
3312 Central Ave 1
Ocean City, NJ

4 Beds, 3/0 Baths
Listed --
Courtesy of Mark Grimes, BHHS FOX and ROACH-109 34th OC
844 Delancey Pl 2
$789,000 
844 Delancey Pl 2
Ocean City, NJ

4 Beds, 3/0 Baths
Listed --
Courtesy of Ryan Huck, BHHS FOX and ROACH-Battersea OC
17 Ocean Ave B-2nd Fl.
$749,000 
17 Ocean Ave B-2nd Fl.
Ocean City, NJ

5 Beds, 3/1 Baths
Listed --
Courtesy of Brian Edwards, BHHS FOX and ROACH-109 34th OC
826 6th Street 2
$749,000 
826 6th Street 2
Ocean City, NJ

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Listed --
Courtesy of Patrick Halliday, BHHS FOX and ROACH-754 Asbury OC
844 Delancey Pl 1
$739,000 
844 Delancey Pl 1
Ocean City, NJ

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Listed --
Courtesy of Ryan Huck, BHHS FOX and ROACH-Battersea OC
1713 West Ave
$725,000 
1713 West Ave
Ocean City, NJ

Listed --
Courtesy of Michael Contino, BHHS FOX and ROACH-109 34th OC
816-20 Boardwalk 2
$679,900 
816-20 Boardwalk 2
Ocean City, NJ

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Listed --
Courtesy of Mark Grimes, BHHS FOX and ROACH-109 34th OC
1107 Central Ave 2
$667,500 
1107 Central Ave 2
Ocean City, NJ

4 Beds, 3/0 Baths
Listed --
Courtesy of Michael Contino, BHHS FOX and ROACH-109 34th OC
5127 Haven Ave 2
$530,900 
5127 Haven Ave 2
Ocean City, NJ

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Listed --
Courtesy of Kevin Mcgonigle, BHHS FOX and ROACH-Battersea OC
921 Park Pl 314
$475,000 
921 Park Pl 314
Ocean City, NJ

1 Bed, 1/0 Bath
Listed --
Courtesy of Gina Casey, BHHS FOX and ROACH-Park Place OC
3110 Haven Ave B
$417,000 
3110 Haven Ave B
Ocean City, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Listed --
Courtesy of William Mack, Jr., BHHS FOX and ROACH-109 34th OC
600 Pleasure Ave 11
$364,900 
600 Pleasure Ave 11
Ocean City, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
Listed --
Courtesy of Peter Madden, BHHS FOX and ROACH-Battersea OC
3708 Oxford Ln
$355,000 
3708 Oxford Ln
Ocean City, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
Listed --
Courtesy of Patrick Halliday, BHHS FOX and ROACH-754 Asbury OC
500 Bay 304S
$334,000 Price reduced from $367,900 (-$33,900)
500 Bay 304S
Ocean City, NJ

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Listed --
Courtesy of Fred Frisch, BHHS FOX and ROACH-Northfield
201 18th Street 8
$289,000 
201 18th Street 8
Ocean City, NJ

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
Listed --
Courtesy of James O'neill, BHHS FOX and ROACH-109 34th OC
501 E 9th Street
Courtesy of Michael Contino, BHHS FOX and ROACH-109 34th OC
3308 Simpson Ave
Courtesy of Kevin David Richards, BHHS FOX and ROACH-Battersea OC
810 Asbury Avenue
Courtesy of Richard Baehrle, BHHS FOX and ROACH-Northfield

08226, NJ Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
JAN-MAR 2018 107 $600,473 $520,000

08226, NJ School Districts

District Grades Zip Code Rating
OCEAN CITY K-12 08226 3

08226, NJ School Rankings (FAQ)

SchoolDigger Performance Ratings provide an overview of a school's test performance. Based on a scale of 0-5.

08226 3 out of 5
NEW JERSEY 2 out of 5

08226, NJ School Parent Ratings (FAQ)

Niche Review Ratings are the overall ratings that are provided by either a Parent/Guardian, Teacher, Staff, Administrator, Student or Former Student. Based on a scale of 1-5.

08226
NEW JERSEY
Ratings provided by SchoolDigger.com

08226, NJ Population

Population, household and median age statistics are based primarily on the 2010 US Census data projected forward to the present day.

Population: 11,615
Households: 5,840
Median Age: 55

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