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Monmouth County

Discover Monmouth County real estate in one of New Jersey's best communities to live! With a housing market that's considered part of the metro New York area, Monmouth County includes the central part of the Jersey Shore, with areas like Sea Girt and Spring Lake boasting luxury waterfront homes for sale. The county, described as "a mecca of boating and fishing," is only an hour's drive from New York City! The coastal area neighborhoods also include fabulous places like Belmar and Avon-By-The-Sea.

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Monmouth County Real Estate Stats

Average Monmouth County Home Price $1.6M
Lowest Monmouth County Listing Price $485K
Highest Monmouth County Listing Price $5.4M
Total Monmouth County Listings 35
Avg. Price/SQFT $616

Property Types (active listings)

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Monmouth County, NJ Real Estate Market

For buyers who are touring Monmouth County looking for homes for sale, they should rest assured knowing that they could be living in one of New Jersey's best housing markets. This real estate market offers everything from gorgeous beaches to outstanding parks as well as recreational community amenities. Monmouth County certainly offers an outstanding lifestyle and residents living here enjoy driving out to the Atlantic Highlands for a hike to the Mount Mitchell Scenic Overlook. From there locals and tourists get great views of Sandy Hook and New York City. Another great neighborhood park to discover is Allaire State Park in Wall Township. The park is well known for its fully restored ironworks, Allaire Village, circa the 19th century, and the Pine Creek railroad, which is a tourist attraction. Facilities at the park include charcoal grills, playgrounds, and picnic tables. Buyers who tour the area will also find great hiking trails within the park.

There's also Asbury Splash Park, located on the Asbury Park boardwalk, which features one of the best mini golf courses along the Jersey Shore along with a huge splash park for neighborhood kids to enjoy.

There's so much fun at the beach! Click here to view our list of the best beaches in Monmouth County and Ocean County!

Monmouth County Condominium Market

When it comes to other activities away from the water, most Monmouth County condo properties are close to plenty of great golf courses. The private Spring Lake Golf Club in Spring Lake is an historic 18-hole track that first opened in 1898 and has hosted many prominent USGA events. As for a public course in the community, residents can enjoy the Spring Meadow Golf Course in Wall Township. The 18-hole course is within Allaire State Park. Those living in the area can also check out Shark River Golf Course in Neptune Township. In addition, there's also a host of mini-golf courses and fun activities along the seaboard!

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. How did Monmouth County get its name?
A. While there are a lot of theories about how Monmouth County got its name, none are confirmed to be true. One theory is that it was named after Monmouthshire in Wales. Other theory suggests it is named after the Rhode Island Monmouth Society.

Q. What is Monmouth County, NJ most well-known for?
A. Monmouth County is known for its beautiful coastal communities as well as its numerous parks and nature preserves—over 40 in total!

Q. Is Monmouth County larger than Ocean County?
A. While Ocean county is larger in size, both Monmouth County and Ocean County have a similar population: 645,000 and 649,000 respectively.

Monmouth County Real Estate Agents

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