OCEAN CITY, 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 Prudential Fox & Roach agent today for more information on Ocean City real estate and homes for sale!

 

 

Most Recent Homes for Sale in Ocean City, NJ

3901 Central Ave 1st 1
$1,850,000 
3901 Central Ave 1st 1
Ocean City, NJ

5 Beds, 4/1 Baths
2440 sq. ft.
Listed 2/25/2015
Courtesy of CHERYL HUBER, BHHS FOX and ROACH-109 34th OC
2120-22 Haven Ave
$1,190,000 
2120-22 Haven Ave
Ocean City, NJ

3154 sq. ft.
Listed 3/3/2015
Courtesy of FRANCINE SABELLA, BHHS FOX and ROACH-Battersea OC
4847-49 Asbury Ave
$849,900 
4847-49 Asbury Ave
Ocean City, NJ

Listed 3/2/2015
Courtesy of PATRICK HALLIDAY, BHHS FOX and ROACH-754 Asbury OC
3901 West AveNone
$649,900 
3901 West AveNone
Ocean City, NJ

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1450 sq. ft.
Listed 3/3/2015
Courtesy of WILLIAM MACK, JR., BHHS FOX and ROACH-109 34th OC
217 W Seaspray Rd
$629,900 
217 W Seaspray Rd
Ocean City, NJ

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1476 sq. ft.
Listed 3/4/2015
Courtesy of CHERYL HUBER, BHHS FOX and ROACH-109 34th OC
217 W Seaspray Rd
$629,900 
217 W Seaspray Rd
Ocean City, NJ

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1476 sq. ft.
Listed 3/4/2015
Courtesy of CHERYL HUBER, BHHS FOX and ROACH-109 34th OC
2122 Haven Ave2nd floor
$619,000 
2122 Haven Ave2nd floor
Ocean City, NJ

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1577 sq. ft.
Listed 3/3/2015
Courtesy of FRANCINE SABELLA, BHHS FOX and ROACH-Battersea OC
2120 Haven Ave1st floor
$589,000 
2120 Haven Ave1st floor
Ocean City, NJ

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1577 sq. ft.
Listed 3/3/2015
Courtesy of FRANCINE SABELLA, BHHS FOX and ROACH-Battersea OC
7 Ocean Ave 2
$499,900 
7 Ocean Ave 2
Ocean City, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1225 sq. ft.
Listed 3/2/2015
Courtesy of JASON FROST, BHHS FOX and ROACH-Battersea OC
1017 Simpson Ave1st Floor
$499,900 
1017 Simpson Ave1st Floor
Ocean City, NJ

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Listed 2/26/2015
Courtesy of MICHAEL CONTINO, BHHS FOX and ROACH-109 34th OC
1026 Simpson Avenue
$499,900 
1026 Simpson Avenue
Ocean City, NJ

Listed 2/25/2015
Courtesy of JEFFREY QUINTIN, BHHS FOX and ROACH-55th St OC
3226 West Ave Ave2
$460,000 
3226 West Ave Ave2
Ocean City, NJ

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1157 sq. ft.
Listed 2/23/2015
Courtesy of JOSEPH SHEPPARD, BHHS FOX and ROACH-55th St OC
337 Simpson Ave1st
$419,900 
337 Simpson Ave1st
Ocean City, NJ

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Listed 2/24/2015
Courtesy of PETER MADDEN, BHHS FOX and ROACH-Battersea OC
1401 Ocean Ave105
$317,500 
1401 Ocean Ave105
Ocean City, NJ

1 Bed, 1/0 Bath
Listed 2/23/2015
Courtesy of MICHAEL CONTINO, BHHS FOX and ROACH-109 34th OC
162 North Basin Drive
$289,900 
162 North Basin Drive
Ocean City, NJ

2 Beds, 1/1 Baths
Listed 2/22/2015
Courtesy of CLARISE STELL, BHHS FOX and ROACH-109 34th OC
938 Bay Avenue, Unit 1 1
$178,500 
938 Bay Avenue, Unit 1 1
Ocean City, NJ

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
Listed 2/27/2015
Courtesy of PAUL CARBONI, BHHS FOX and ROACH-Northfield
928 Wesley Avenue 208
$177,500 
928 Wesley Avenue 208
Ocean City, NJ

1 Bed, 1/0 Bath
Listed 2/25/2015
Courtesy of MICHAEL CONTINO, BHHS FOX and ROACH-109 34th OC
920 Wesley Avenue 208
$177,500 
920 Wesley Avenue 208
Ocean City, NJ

1 Bed, 1/0 Bath
Listed 2/25/2015
Courtesy of MICHAEL CONTINO, BHHS FOX and ROACH-109 34th OC
1110 WESLEY AVENUE
$110,000 
1110 WESLEY AVENUE
OCEAN CITY, NJ

0 Bed, 1/0 Bath
315 sq. ft.
Courtesy of James Marshall, BHHS Fox & Roach-55th St Ocean City
3408 Haven Avenue 217
$82,500 
3408 Haven Avenue 217
Ocean City, NJ

0 Bed, 1/0 Bath
Listed 2/26/2015
Courtesy of JEFFREY QUINTIN, BHHS FOX and ROACH-55th St OC

Ocean City, NJ Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
OCT-DEC 2014 176 $624,801 $510,500

Ocean City, NJ School Districts

District Grades Zip Code Rating
DIOCESE OF CAMDEN K-12 08102 No Rating
OCEAN CITY K-12 08226 7

Ocean City, NJ School Rankings (FAQ)

GreatSchools Performance Ratings provide an overview of a school's test performance. Based on a scale of 1-10.

OCEAN CITY 6 out of 10
NEW JERSEY 5 out of 10

Ocean City, NJ School Parent Ratings (FAQ)

GreatSchools 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.

OCEAN CITY
NEW JERSEY
Ratings provided by GreatSchools.net

Ocean City, NJ Population

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

Population: 11,559
Households: 5,106
Median Age: 53

Ocean City, NJ Average Weather (degrees F)

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Ocean City, NJ Zip Codes

BHHS Fox & Roach Offices

We have local offices and sales associates ready to help you buy, sell or invest.
109 34th Street-Ocean City
109 34th St
Ocean City, NJ 08226(609) 399-8200
55th Street-Ocean City
5501 West Avenue
Ocean City, NJ 08226(609) 399-0066
Asbury-Ocean City
754 Asbury Ave
Ocean City, NJ 08226(609) 957-6187
Battersea-Ocean City
421 Battersea Road
Ocean City, NJ 08226(609) 399-0041
Gardens Plaza-Ocean City
921 Park Place
Ocean City, NJ 08226(609) 399-2402
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