55+ communities in Forked River / Lacey NJ
About Forked River
Forked River is a census-designated place which is part of Lacey Township. Lacey’s population is ~ 28,000 people. Forked River is conveniently located because it’s near the Garden State Parkway. Due to it’s location on Barnegat Bay, the area offers a rich and diverse lifestyle. It’s filled with culture, fine dining and shopping. In addition, there’s a variety of recreational activities. Pursue fishing, boating and the Jersey Shore! Lacey Township is home to the Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating Station, which is being decommissioned..
There are two active adult communities in Forked River. One of them, Sea Breeze, is an upscale community. Sea Breeze has new construction as well as resales. Homes in both communities are detached single family homes
Dining and Shopping
Nearby there is shopping with upscale stores, additionally, shopping and dining located on Long Beach Island.
Recreation & Entertainment
Forked River is only minutes from the ocean at Long Beach Island. Additionally, it’s 40 minutes from Atlantic City, 90 minutes from Philadelphia. Although neither community has a golf course, there are numerous courses nearby.
Ocean Ride provides bus transportation within Ocean County.12 bus routes connect key destinations such as shopping and employment. In addition, bus service is also available from New Jersey Transit.
The closest hospital is Southern Ocean Medical Center in Manahawkin. And, Community Hospital in Toms River is also close. Ocean Ride provides door-to-door, non-emergency medical transportation service to seniors. You’ll need advance reservations, however there’s a fee for this service.
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