Long Branch, NJ

Diverse, bustling beachfront city at the New Jersey shore.

Welcome to Long Branch

Diverse, bustling beachfront city on the Jersey shore
 
The diverse city of Long Branch  in Monmouth County is conveniently located near major roadways and directly on the ocean. Known for its exciting livelihood throughout the year, especially during the summer, Long Branch is a wonderful place to live full time or enjoy as your second home.   
 
Long Branch offers plenty of indoor and outdoor activities, aside from the local shoreline. There are many restaurants and shopping choices that extend from the beach to the downtown. 
 
The city is perfect for those seeking a place that’s always buzzing and rich in culture. Long Branch has an array of properties ranging from homes, condos, high rises and townhouses, with prices starting at around $550k. The larger homes near the beach can vary in price from $1m to $3m.    
 

What to Love

  • Coastal location
  • Eateries, boardwalk, and sandy beaches
  • Culturally diverse and buzzing city

People & Lifestyle

While offering residents a plethora of things to do, Long Branch is perfect for those who love being outdoors and partaking in recreational activities. The mixture of neighboring towns, mom-and-pop shops, and ocean view makes staying in this city irresistible. 
 

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

There are various parks, specialty and gift shops, diverse restaurants serving dishes from around the world, and theaters with live performances. 
 
Residents of Long Branch love to hang out, relax, and eat at Pier Village. The pier provides an area to socialize, stroll along the beach and shop. When the weather cools down, venture off with friends to Escape The Puzzle, an escape game where you got to think outside the box. 
 
After a long day in the sun, dine in at Rooney’s Oceanfront Dining and enjoy freshly caught seafood while having a great view of the ocean. If seafood isn’t your thing, enjoy the Le Club Avenue, a french dining restaurant with a lounge area and an extensive wine list. Check out other highly reviewed restaurants such as Turning Point of Long Branch, 2nd Flr. Restaurant, and Amy’s Omelette House.
 

Things to Do

Long Branch residents live out most of their days outdoors and basking in the sun's warming rays. Indeed, there’s plenty of enjoyable activities for everyone here. 
 
Every July 4th, rain or shine, visit Oceanfest for great food, fireworks, and live performances. Tens of thousands of people show up, both residents and people from abroad, to have fun and enjoy life on such an important day. Be sure to check the city of Long Branch’s website, as there you’ll find other events, especially concerts. 
 
Spend the day at Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park, the most popular beach in Long Branch, due to being clean and having easy parking. Travel through the city in a trolley with the Long Branch Trolley Company.
 

Schools

  • A.A. Anastasia Elementary School, K-5
  • Long Branch Middle School, 6-8
  • Long Branch High School  9-12
 
 
 

Properties In This Neighborhood

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